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GIS Administrator

Lumpkin County Board of Commissioners

Posted: Apr. 3, 2018

End Date: Apr. 23, 2018

Lumpkin County is accepting applications for the position of GIS Administrator. This is a salaried, benefits eligible position.

This position manages all spatial data and mapping for the county and city of Dahlonega.
Additionally, the incumbent creates, maintains, and analyzes all spatial data within the county except for the county parcels.
  • Notifies local Postmasters and utility providers of address changes and additions;
  • Provides assistance and information to emergency service agencies regarding the use of county maps;
  • Provides information to the public about their property, either by telephone or in person;
  • Maintains the address, subdivision, roads, hydrography, land use, elevation, soils, aerial photography databases and other GIS layers;
  • Provides technical expertise and user training and support for countywide GIS5
  • Operates and maintains various types of geographic information system workstations including ArcGIS, ArcReader, GPS, Microsoft office, Plotters and printers    5
  • Develops procedures to implement management of official maps and GIS layers in relation to the Planning department and other departments;
  • Performs GIS functions of the county by utilizing ArcGIS and other related software;
  • Oversees GIS applications development, contract development, or software acquisition;
  • Creates topology maps for surveyors, engineers and real estate agents;
  • Assists in solving address problems for improved properties in the county for mail and emergency rescue purposes;
  • Assists public with county flood regulations;
  • Works with planning department in answering phones, helping with business licenses and issuing permits.

Employment is contingent upon passing a background check, physical exam, and post offer drug screening.

To Apply: Applications for employment may be obtained at the Lumpkin County Human Resources Office located at 99 Courthouse Hill, Suite A, Dahlonega, GA  30533 or on the county's website www.lumpkincounty.gov

Send, fax or email the application to:

Director of Community & Employee Services
99 Courthouse Hill, Suite A
Dahlonega, GA  30533

Fax (706) 864-4760

Email: candice.king@lumpkincounty.gov