Wednesday , April 17 2024

IId Careers – GIS Technician I

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Job Description:

Under general supervision, performs technical engineering support functions; prepares, edits and digitizes engineering records, plans drawing layouts, Geographical Information System (GIS) mapping and computer graphics; uses coordinate geometry to convert surveying data to GIS format, network installations and alterations; and reviews GIS data for accuracy by applying established specifications.  Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Utilizes GIS data translation and manipulation software, GIS design tools, and related resource tracking tools to maintain data in GIS and SAP systems and tracks work progress.
  • Collects and enters data into GIS and SAP systems utilizing appropriate standards and constraints from a variety of different sources including digital or manual as-built work request designs, construction drawings, digital or hard copy information received or any other digital or manual source as required.
  • Performs inspections and collects data of utility assets in the field; performs manual mapping methods or utilizes mobile mapping software includes updates in GIS and SAP systems.
  • Assists in the testing of software or any system updates; assists with error reporting and tracking.
  • Compiles, prepares and analyzes GIS database information to report data inconsistencies between systems; and performs appropriate quality control routines on data within GIS and SAP to maintain consistency, accuracy, completeness and in compliance with established formats and standards.
  • Designs standard and custom high quality map products utilizing GIS.

Job Requirements:

  • Learn GIS procedures; learn electrical network connectivity and construction principles, learn General Orders 95 and 128, applicable governing regulations and codes; read, analyze and interpret semi-complex engineering drawings, legal land descriptions, construction plans, schematic design, technical procedures or governmental regulations, survey notes and tract description; operate computer aided drafting equipment, make complex mathematical computations; civil engineering concepts to practical situations; read and interpret legal land descriptions, engineering drawings, complex engineering designs, survey notes and tract descriptions; present information and respond to questions from groups of employees, consultants, customers and the general public; understand safety rules and regulations and work safely; be prompt and regular in attendance; and work courteously and cooperatively with employees and the public.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential responsibilities of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities.
  • While performing the responsibilities of this job, the employee is frequently required to see, hear and talk; sit; twist and turn; reach forward and downward use hands to finger, grasp, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; use hands to fingers, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; push and pull; the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk and bend.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Job Details:

Company: Imperial Irrigation District

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: San Diego, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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