Public Works GIS Technician

Closing Date: 
Fri, 03/16/2018
Salary Range: 
$3,992 - $4,941 plus excellent benefits

The City of Pendleton is accepting applications for a GIS Technician for the Public Works Department.  Applications must be received by the Human Resources Office no later than 5:00 pm, March 16, 2018.  On-site visit with current GIS Technician may be arranged for March 7, 8, 9, 12, or 13 by contacting Bob Patterson, Public Works Director, at (541) 966-0202.  The position is responsible to perform skilled work in the development, operation, and maintenance of a geographical information system (GIS) for public works assets. Position requires knowledge of: the principles and practices of GIS, spatial analysis, remote sensing, and cartography; GPS data collection and associated principles and practices; common standards for geospatial metadata; and knowledge of AutoCAD software and file structures, as it relates to GIS applications.  Requires Bachelor of Science in Geography, Natural Resource Management, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Urban Planning, or related field, plus 2-years of technical experience in GIS, or completion of GIS coursework at an accredited university or college; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires valid Oregon driver’s license and ability to pass a criminal background check.  Pay is $3,992 - $4,941 plus excellent benefits.  City applications are available online at or at the Personnel Office, 500 SW Dorion, Pendleton, OR 97801; (541) 966-0201.  The City of Pendleton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.