GIS Analyst/Sr. GIS Analyst Position

There is a GIS Analyst/Senior GIS Analyst position (depending on experience) available at the Orange County Water District.

The GIS Analyst is responsible for generating maps, performing data queries, and producing tabular and graphical data output using GIS and related software, in addition to developing, analyzing, and maintaining GIS data and associated applications.  Also generates, processes, manipulates, and manages spatial data to create maps and models, visualization products from groundwater models with GIS and 3-D visualization software which includes: maps, graphs, reports, performing digitizing for groundwater elevation data and other related output.  The GIS Analyst maintains the inventory of maps and maintains the plotters and printers.  Creates and maintains databases of attribute data and metadata associated with spatial features. The GIS Analyst will utilize analytical techniques for statistical analyses of spatial and non-spatial data. Analyze, interpret, and make recommendations based on applicable data.

The Senior GIS Analyst is responsible for performing complex systems analyst activities related to geographical information systems and for application evaluation and development, designing of automation models, technical support for GIS end users, and end user training. The Sr. GIS Analyst must also be able to perform the duties of the GIS Analyst level.  Also performs advanced GIS analysis to include topology integrity, domains, model development, and geodatabase design.  Assists in the administration of the spatial data library, which includes data design, organization, conversion, metadata preparation, and maintenance activities.  Able to use scripting language, e.g., Python, to program applications, tools, and user interfaces for the collection, presentation and management of geographic information, data analysis, map production, and enhancements to existing applications.  Assists in the development of GIS applications in an integrated environment.  Designs and generates cartographic products to include, maps, graphs and reports; performs related spatial analyses.

Education/Training: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Geography, or a related field.

Experience, GIS Analyst:  Two years of related analyst level experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

Experience, Senior GIS Analyst:  Five years of progressively responsible geographic information systems experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

For more information and to apply, visit their job page here.  Closing date 08/30/2019.

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