Geospatial Project Manager

Geospatial Project Manager

RATE OF PAY: $57,626.37 annually

Salary Grade: 123

 Online Applications Accepted From: February 8, 2016 until the position is filled


This position requires a broad range of management, business, and technical skills to guide the successful implementation of an enterprise GIS within the City.   The Geospatial Project Manager has overall responsibility for ensuring that key GIS work elements – hardware, software, networks, databases, and staff resources – are managed, maintained, and enhanced to meet agreed-upon City requirements. The GPM will manage the core GIS technology service for the organization; leads the effort to ensure the sharing of data between departments and will define and maintain GIS standards. Performs technical work in database management and assisting with the implementation of GIS activities in the City’s Geographic Information System (GIS) Division; does related work as required.

Distinguishing Features of the Classification

This is a technical position involved in analysis and evaluation of existing or proposed geographic information management system(s) (GIS), and designing solutions, programs and related procedures to process GIS data for all areas of City government.

Acceptable Experience and Training

Bachelor’s Degree required in Geography, Computer Science, Earth Science, Engineering, Planning, or related discipline and minimum 3 years’ experience in GIS project management for local governments. Two years’ experience in GIS development and maintenance, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Master’s Degree in Geography preferred.

To Apply For This Job

Only online applications accepted.
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Internal applicants apply at:
Phone: (423) 434-6018    FAX: (423) 461-1652