GIS Draftsperson - Township of Toms River

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:48 -- exf107

Please see attached job announcement

Position Summary

Toms River Township is seeking applications/resumes for a GIS Specialist in their Engineering
Division. This Division provides GIS support to other Divisions within the municipality and work
will include but will not be limited to:

  • Maintaining GIS for Police Computer Aided Dispatch System
  • Maintaining GIS for Township
  • Using GIS technology for analysis and mapping to support Township objectives and goals
  • The candidate would be expected to:
  • Create or obtain, update, analyze, standardize and integrate spatial data into the Township GIS.
  • Generate presentation-quality maps for a variety of uses
  • Operate and maintain GIS system hardware and software
  • Qualifications and Experience
  • 5 years GIS work experience using ESRI ArcGIS Desktop and ArcGIS Server software which includes a background in editing, geocoding, geoprocessing, modeling, web mapping, application development and system troubleshooting, preferred but not required
  • GISP certification preferred, but not required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Geography, Geographic Information Systems, Computer Science or a
  • related field with a strong emphasis in GIS, preferred by not required.
  • Attention to detail, strong problem solving and critical thinking skills and the ability to deliver quality work with minimal supervision
  • Programming knowledge/experience with Visual Basic and Python scripting
  • Willingness to take on challenges and learn new things
  • Experience with AutoCAD software
  • Experience with Spillman Computer Aided Dispatch System software is not necessary but would be a plus