The Morris County GIS Division is seeking a GIS Specialist III to support the County’s GIS needs. Candidates will prepare, revise, and maintain a wide variety of computer-generated maps and cartographic products; perform research, analyses and data collection; and assist in providing technical assistance to County staff.

This position will also be oriented towards working with Morris County’s Web GIS platform using ESRI’s ArcGIS Online and Enterprise ArcGIS Server applications and tools. The specialist’s duties will include the maintenance and creation of map services, and the customization of ArcGIS Online Apps.

Knowledge of programming with JavaScript, Python, and ArcObjects is a plus. Candidates should have the ability to communicate effectively and be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with County staff and the public.

Requirements

  • Education: Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Experience: Two (2) years of experience with geographic information systems including computer graphics and computer hardware digitizing procedures.
  • Note: A Master’s degree in Geography, or Environmental Science including or supplemented by the additional credits indicated below may be substituted for one (1) year of the indicated experience.
  • Note: Applicants who do not possess the required education may substitute experience as indicated above on a year-for-year basis.
  • Note: A specific Bachelor’s degree in Geography, Environmental Science or related field with twelve (12) semester hours in computer mapping/GIS which shall have included spatial programming and digital image processing may be substituted for one (1) year of the above experience.

Salary

Salary will be commensurate with experience. All full-time employees receive a benefits package that includes paid vacation, sick leave, holidays, and health and pension benefits.

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