Apply By: Position open until filled.
A City of Wilson Application is required and must be received at the City of Wilson Human Resources & Risk Services Department, 1800 Herring Ave, Wilson, NC. This listing will run continuous until filled.
Pay Range: $52,565.40-$78,848.08 (21)
Number of Positions: 1
With minimal supervision from the GIS Coordinator the position provides enterprise project management, complex analyses, application development and database management as it relates to the City’s Enterprise GIS Services. The position is responsive to City wide departmental business needs and is tasked with the maintenance of the City’s Geospatial Database(s). The position is also expected to perform all of the above duties with both internal and external clients while delivering excellent customer service.
Note: The normal schedule is Monday- Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. However, as the primary enterprise GIS database administrator, maintenance occurs outside normal business hours. This may occur on weeknights and/or weekends.
The Selection Process
The process begins with a complete evaluation of the applications submitted. After screening all candidates, the most qualified will be invited to participate in a personal interview. The interview will cover the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the duties of the vacant position. The applicant determined to best fit the needs of the position will be given a careful reference and thorough criminal background check, a drug test and any required medical examinations that may be necessary.
How to Compete in the Process
To be considered for this position, applicants must have the knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of a baccalaureate degree in Geography, Computer Science or other course of study related to the occupational field. Applicants should have experience sufficient to thoroughly develop custom applications based on ESRI technology; experience sufficient to thoroughly administer an ESRI ArcSDE Geodatabase built on a SQL Server platform; experience building Geodatabase data models is required; experience integrating legacy enterprise databases with GIS is preferred and experience utilizing ESRI client applications is preferred.
The City provides an excellent working environment as well as benefits package. The package includes sick and annual leave accrual, ten paid holidays, paid life insurance, membership in the North Carolina Local Government Employees’ Retirement System, 5% 401(k) contribution, group medical, dental, and vision plans.
Posted: Monday, September 30, 2013
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For more information or a print copy of the application, please contact:
City of Wilson Human Resources & Risk Services Department
1800 Herring Ave
Post Office Box 10
Wilson, North Carolina 27894-0010
Office: (252) 399-2246
Fax: (252) 399-2253
TDD: (252) 399-2313