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Organization: Palm Beach County Human Resources
Location: West Palm Beach, Florida 33406 United States
Application Deadline: 2017-10-01
Posted: 2017-08-01

Position Description:


Salary: $49,522 Annually

Department: Water Utilities/Finance and Administration

Location: 8100 Forest Hill Boulevard, WPB

Hours: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday

Other: Valid Florida Driver's License and PBC Risk Management

Performs specialized, technical work in the analysis and editing of topology, graphic features and databases of a Geographic Information System (GIS) involving the coordination, development and support of GIS projects within the department. Performs all modules of GIS software applications; determines GIS needs within the department; coordinates GIS activities; documents GIS processes and procedures; provides GIS support and training within the department as needed. Work is reviewed/evaluated based on accuracy, technical knowledge demonstrated, results obtained, conferences, feedback from end-users and reports.

The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System.


Bachelor's Degree in Geographic Information Systems, Geography, Surveying/Mapping, Engineering, Computer Science or related field; minimum of one (1) year of experience in GIS software applications. Equivalencies: Related Associate's Degree OR equivalent academic training from a technical institute/formal military education program (minimum of 900 classroom hours) OR an unrelated Bachelor's Degree AND three (3) years of related experience OR high school/equivalent and five (5) years of related experience.

PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE: Using ArcGIS, ArcPad, ArcSDE, ArcGIS Server, Trimble Terra Sync, Trimble Pathfinder Office, Microsoft SQL, Crystal Reports, MS Office software (must specify on application). Also desirable: Knowledge of water/wastewater infrastructure (must specify on application).

Visit www.pbcgov.jobs for job description and to apply online. May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteran's Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406 Info 561/616-6888 Fax 561/616-6893 (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted). Applications/resumes must include Job ID number, and will be accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Aug. 11, 2017. EO/AA M/F/D/V (DFWP), Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.

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