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GIS Specialist/Assistant Land Information Officer

Adams County - Friendship, WI

Type: Full Time
Posted: 12/14/2012
Deadline to apply: 01/04/2013
Payrate: $18.90 - $22.78 per hour

Adams County is looking for an individual to provide Geographic Information Systems (GIS) database development, technical and general GIS services to County Departments. This position functions in a key role towards the development, implementation and maintenance of the County’s GIS program.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Geography, Cartography or related field, GIS training, and at least one or two years GIS automated mapping experience or any combination of education and experience that provides the equivalent knowledge, skills and experience. Must possess the ability to read legal descriptions; knowledge of GIS methods and procedures for input, processing output and development of applications; knowledge of coordinated systems and standard mapping principles. Requires knowledge of surveying principles and practices and intermediate level use of County GIS Software including AutoCad and ESRI products and knowledge of SQL operating platform. See job description for all other required qualifications.

WAGES: $18.90 - $22.78 per hour depending on experience. Adams County offers a generous benefits package.

COMPLETE JOB DESCRIPTION AND ONLINE APPLICATION is available on the Adams County website: http://co.adams.wi.gov under the “Employment Opportunities” link. Applications will be accepted until position is filled, with first review to be approx. January 4, 2013.

The Adams County community is strategically located in central Wisconsin, 1½ hours from Madison, 45 minutes from Stevens Point, 1 3/4 hours from Appleton, 1½ hours from La Crosse and a ½ hour north of Wisconsin Dells. We are known for our lakes, hunting, fishing, snowmobile, and camping. The perfect central location for that rural feel, half way between Wisconsin Dells and Wisconsin Rapids.


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