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GIS Analyst


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Job Description

Performs advanced technical work associated with the development, maintenance, and administration of the City’s Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and related technology, under the direct supervision of the GIS Manager.

Job Responsibilities

•Develop and manage city geospatial data, including create new databases, perform QC on existing data, create metadata, and manage versioned data.
•Develop and manage ArcGIS Online web and mobile mapping applications, and assist with account administration.
•Use GPS devices and other spatial equipment in the field to collect data.
•Read and convert maps, plats, plans, surveys, and similar documents into GIS format.
•Communicate effectively with non-GIS project managers, department heads, and coworkers to support and train end users.
•Communicate with and provide support to all city staff and the public through the production of high-quality maps, reports, spatial analyses, and other spatial information, as well as troubleshooting GIS-related technical issues.
•Present reports, documentation, and analysis results to city staff, elected officials, and the public.
•Use project management skills to prioritize projects in order to meet deadlines, research problems to find solutions, and create documentation of procedures.
•Attends meetings as needed.
•Maintains a comprehensive awareness of new technologies, methods, trends and advances in the profession; participates in training and develops new, relevant skills; reads professional literature; maintains knowledge of applicable laws and regulations; maintains professional affiliations; and attends workshops, conferences, and professional meetings as appropriate.
•Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Education and Experience - Requires Bachelor’s degree in GIS, geography, or related field and two (2) years of related work experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires two (2) years of professional experience with Esri ArcGIS 10.X and ArcGIS Online tools.

Licenses or Certifications:
Requires a valid State of Georgia driver’s license.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
•Proficient in Esri ArcGIS 10.X software (ArcMap, ArcCatalog, and ArcPro)
•Proficient in Esri ArcGIS Online administration and tools (such as story maps, dashboards, data hubs, web application templates, Collector mobile app, Survey 123, ArcGIS Field Maps, ArcGIS Drone2Map)
•Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
•Demonstrate knowledge of relational database management, enterprise geodatabases, versioned data, data creation, spatial analysis, and metadata documentation.
•Demonstrate knowledge of relevant programming languages (Python, HTML, and CSS)
•Demonstrate the ability to work and learn independently, including the ability to research problems and find new solutions.
•Create high-quality functional products, such as maps, web applications, training, documentation, presentations, and other GIS-related deliverables.
•Operate a variety of equipment and tools, which may include a GPS device, plotter, printer, or related measuring instruments.
•Interact effectively and positively with a wide range of individuals including supervisor, employees, other departments, customers, surveyors, realtors, attorneys, post offices, state/federal agencies, the public, and outside agencies as needed, through phone, email, video conferencing, and in-person.

Physical Requirements

The work is sedentary work and requires exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Additionally, the following physical abilities are required: manual dexterity, hearing, mental acuity, speaking, talking, and visual acuity.

Work Environment:
The noise level in the work environment is frequently quiet to moderate; the position may require occasional exposure to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes, and airborne particles.


All applicants tentatively selected for a position will be required to submit to pre-employment drug testing and background investigations prior to hire.

The City of Woodstock is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services.

E-Verify: In accordance with state and federal law, this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. In order to determine whether Form I-9 documentation is valid, this employer uses E-Verify’s photo screening tool to match the photograph appearing on some permanent resident and employment authorization cards with the official U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ (USCIS) photograph.

Employers may not use E-Verify to pre-screen job applicants or to re-verify current employees and may not limit or influence the choice of documents presented for use on the Form I-9.

IMPORTANT: If the Government cannot confirm that you are authorized to work, this employer is required to provide you written instructions and an opportunity to contact SSA and/or DHS before taking adverse action against you, including terminating your employment.

Application Special Instructions


The City of Woodstock provides a competitive benefits and compensation package to eligible employees including paid time off, health, dental, vision, and employer-paid long term disability as well as life insurance; an employer-paid pension plan and 457 tax deferred savings plan w/employer match; and free gym membership.

Pay based on experience and qualifications.

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