Title: GIS Analyst
Location: Dayton, Ohio
Responsibilities: The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Analyst prepares GIS application designs, modifications and documentation including needs analysis, database and program designs. Develops and maintains relational database designs of data structures within a spatial database. Identifies problems encountered with GIS/CAD systems and recommends corrective action as needed. Executes training on various GIS or CAD software applications for use within the department and maintains standards for the common digital base map (planimetrics), map layers and/or GIS standards. Participates in the selection of GIS, CAD and other Geographic related software and computer systems; identifies and analyzes the needs of the department and translates them into methods and procedures for developing GIS products.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Geography, Urban Planning, Cartography, Civil Engineering or closely related field AND 2 years of experience in GIS programming or GIS database administration/support; OR Associate's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Sciences or closely related field AND 6 years of experience in GIS programming or GIS database administration/support. Must have experience installing, updating and using software packages such as ArcInfo, ArcView and Intergraph's GeoMedia in the use of GIS and related applications for utilities (gas, water, electric), environmental or public safety areas. Degree must be from a college, university, or institution of higher learning that is accredited by the U.S. Department of Education through the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities or equivalent region. Must possess a valid driver's license at time of appointment and maintain thereafter as a term and condition of continued employment.