Job Description

GIS Technician / Specialist

 The South Adams County Water & Sanitation District (SACWSD), dedicated to providing affordable and sustainable water resources to its customers, is seeking a GIS Technician/Specialist.

This position will provide assistance to the GIS Department: 

  • Manage and update District assets
  • Collect, verify, manipulate and edit data associated with those assets
  • Create maps using ESRI ArcGIS software/AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Conduct mapping research to ensure data accuracy
  • Provide drafting and design services as needed

 Qualified candidates should have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in GIS or related field, minimum 1 year experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Valid, current Colorado Driver’s License required, with clean MVR.
  • Proficient computer skills including knowledge of MS Office products
  • Experience in ArcGIS Pro, AutoCAD and GPS field data collection.
  • Ability to use hand held GPS unit.
  • Ability to work independently with solid problem solving and communication skills.
  • Solid experience with researching, collecting and analyzing data.
  • Strong attention to detail. 

This position requires work in a variety of locations, terrains and conditions.  Ability to lift up to 60 lbs occasionally is necessary.

Successful candidate will be required to complete a drug screen and background check prior to employment.

Salary Range:  $20.42 – $30.63/hr 

Medical/Dental premiums paid at 100% with meeting Wellness guidelines.  Other benefits include vision, basic life & disability, 457 retirement savings plan, pension plan, paid time off (PTO), paid holidays, uniform/jean allowance, pet insurance, employee assistance plan (EAP) and legal/ID protection insurance.

Position Open until filled

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