The Water GIS Data Maintenance Specialist will work on one or more of the Utility GIS editing and data layers for drinking water. We are seeking someone with Water GIS editing and analysis experience, who is focused, and wants career projection. The person in this position should be detail-oriented, and possess good problem-solving, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. This position will report to the Management Systems Analyst Supervisor.

Job Responsibilities

Creating and editing GIS feature classes and tables via ArcMap.
Performing research utilizing a variety of methods including, but not limited to: business systems, manuals, documents, and browser-based tools and applications.
Managing and interpreting various source materials such as maps, engineering plans, field sketches, etc.
Performing quality control.
Performing spatial analysis.
Upkeep of unit tracking systems using MS Access or Excel.
Customer contact with SPU employees.
Documenting procedures and guidelines.
Performing user acceptance testing.
These responsibilities are only a summary of typical functions of the job and are not intended to be an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, tasks, and duties. The employee may perform other duties as assigned.


Associate degree in Civil Engineering Technology, or other related field.

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