Open Position: GIS Coordinator

POSITION AVAILABLE

Poweshiek County

Geographic Information System Coordinator

 

The Poweshiek County Assessor’s Office is currently accepting applications for the position of GIS Coordinator. The salary range is $44,000 to $55,000 depending on experience and qualifications. Full benefit package is also included.

Job Summary:

GIS duties will include but are not limited to:

  • preparing maps, exhibits, and reports;
  • responding to requests from the public, other county departments, and other agencies related to the cadastral base map; and
  • supporting and training other county offices and the public in the use of GIS.

Must be able to work with multiple databases and integrate them to create applications. Background in aerial photography and scripting ability in python is beneficial. Attendance at ISAC and IGIC meetings may be required. This position reports directly to the Poweshiek County Assessor.

Qualifications:

Associate’s degree or two (2) years of course work in GIS, geography, computer science, engineering or closely related field or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the skills, knowledge and abilities to perform the work. A valid Iowa driver’s license is required.

Employment applications may be found on our website at poweshiekcounty.org under the careers/jobs section or call 641-623-5445 for information.

Please mail the Poweshiek County Employment Application plus a resume and cover letter to:

Poweshiek County Assessor
302 E Main St
PO Box 516
Montezuma, IA 50171

Application deadline is February 7th

Pre-employment drug screening and physical are required. Poweshiek County is an equal opportunity employer.