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GIS Specialist

Capital Area Regional Planning Commission

Location: Madison, WI
Type: Full Time
Posted: 11/27/2018
Deadline to Apply: 12/17/2018

The Capital Area Regional Planning Commission is seeking to fill an immediate opening for a permanent, full-time, Geographic Information Systems Specialist position. The GIS Specialist performs independently, with lead work responsibilities in cartography and GIS methods, and reports to the Environmental Resources Planning Division Director. This position assists Agency staff with GIS methods, provides map products and data support for reports and projects, updates a variety of GIS coverages, collects and processes digital data for GIS products, and performs related work as required.

Candidates must have graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in geography, GIS, planning, cartography, or a related field, and have a minimum of two years working experience using ESRI’s ArcGIS (ArcMap, ArcInfo and ArcView), including the geodatabase and SDE formats and the Spatial Analyst extensions in a Windows based environment. Please refer to the job description for more information. Interested candidates should send your resume and cover letter by December 17, 2018, to Linda Firestone, Administrative Services Manager, at LindaF@CapitalAreaRPC.org.