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CFRPC Employment Opportunity:
GIS Technician
Position Open: GIS Technician (full-time, exempt)
Application Deadline: Friday, December 15, 2023, 5:00 PM by electronic mail to [email protected].
The Central Florida Regional Planning Council’s (CFRPC) major mission is to supply help to the residents and native governments of our area and to enhance the standard of lifetime of the residents of the Heartland via technical help to native governments, transportation planning, emergency preparedness and financial growth coordination within the CFRPC’s 5-county area (DeSoto, Hardee, Highlands, Okeechobee, and Polk Counties) and to the Heartland 7-counties which incorporates the above talked about plus Glades and Hendry Counties.  The workplace is positioned in Bartow, Florida, which is the County Seat of Polk County.  The CFRPC is an award-winning group staffed by a small, extremely skilled group of planning professionals and program specialists.  Named a Best Place to Work, the CFRPC presents a dynamic, versatile, and team-oriented work setting.
The GIS Technician will work with the Planning Director and in coordination with the GIS Program Manager to create, preserve, and set up information to be used with geographic info techniques (GIS) applied sciences. This place is a part of a group that helps technical help efforts all through the area.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities, not restricted to:
Develop and preserve ArcGIS net maps, functions, and interactive customized dashboards.
Perform intermediate GIS technical capabilities.
Generate and assemble laptop maps for particular functions in response to requests from each Council Programs and exterior clients.
Prepare GIS reviews, maps, and evaluation for varied initiatives and reviews associated to the Council’s contracts, group companion’s requests, and/or Council Programs.
Maintain varied GIS databases with correct and related metadata.
Edit and digitize info as wanted.
Interpret land file information, authorized descriptions, aerial imagery and associated GIS renderings.
Retrieve, set up, create, manipulate, enter and GIS information for reporting, evaluation and presentation functions.
Implement technical methodologies for creation and use of spatial and tabular information.
Prepare and interpret supply paperwork and spatial information for digital conversion.
Create customized visible representations of GIS database info to help finish customers in optimization of their duties;
Convert information for finish customers into widespread codecs as required, e.g., pdf, kml, wealthy textual content, spreadsheet.
Complete last clean-up and accuracy checks on digitized maps.
Perform high quality assurance and high quality management on GIS merchandise.
Research, compile, and summarize statistical information and knowledge supplies.
Respond to normal GIS mapping inquiries from the general public, group companions, and Council employees.
Perform further duties and different duties as assigned.
The GIS Technician is predicted to:

Training, Education, and Experience:
Minimum of 3-5 years instantly associated expertise with ESRI’s ArcGIS software program.
Completion of an Associate diploma or two-year vocational program in laptop drafting, laptop science, geography, cartography, land surveying and mapping, engineering know-how or a associated area, or an equal mixture of training, certification, coaching/expertise that may fairly be anticipated to serve the job-related competencies famous above and beneath.
The applicant should have demonstrated expertise and coaching with ESRI mapping software program that features ArcGIS Pro.
The applicant should have a legitimate driver’s license or be capable of safe a legitimate Florida driver’s license at time of employment.
Computer Skills:
This place requires information of laptop {hardware} and software program applications,  together with Microsoft Office, web functions, database administration, Adobe, ESRI functions, and primary laptop programing expertise.
Physical Demands:
Occasional lifting of things as much as 25 kilos.
Areas of Decision-Making Authority:
Makes choices in session with supervisor, Program Directors, and/or Executive Director as applicable.
Means of Accountability:
Probational and Annual evaluate by Planning Director.
Salary and Benefits: 
Competitive wage and full advantages bundle.
By Friday, December 15, 2023, please submit a resume absolutely describing expertise, {qualifications}, wage historical past, and at the very least 3 skilled references with full contact info to: Shannon McPherson, [email protected]. Full advantages bundle contains medical, dental, imaginative and prescient, life insurance coverage, retirement plan advantages (non-FRS). The CFRPC supplies equal employment alternatives (EEO) to all staff and candidates for employment with out regard to race, coloration, faith, intercourse, nationwide origin, age, incapacity or genetics.

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