Employment Opportunities


GIS Analyst Position

Regional Geographic Information System (REGIS), an Agency of the Grand Valley Metropolitan Council, seeks a candidate to fill the position of GIS Analyst.

This is a key position providing technical and project management support on various projects, including, but not limited to, GIS database management, spatial data conversion and QA/QC, cartography, integration of spatial and non-spatial data, user training and support.
Successful candidates will have: in-depth knowledge of GIS concepts and methods and hands-on experience in database management; data editing; advanced GIS analysis and modeling; excellent communication skills in imparting training and presenting projects in both one-on-one and group settings; and working experience with ESRI’s ArcGIS 10 software suite.  Knowledge of Oracle database administration is highly preferred.  Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree in geography, computer science, or a related field with three years of working experience with a Geographic Information System preferably with local governments. 

Additional inquiries on the position can be made to Regional GIS Director at 616-776-7617. 

This is a full-time position reporting to the Regional GIS Director.  Hiring Salary: $41,201- $48,926 DOQ plus an attractive benefit package. Medical insurance premiums are fully paid by the employer as part of the benefit package.

Prompt responses are encouraged as resumes will be reviewed as they are received.  Application deadline – May 16, 2014.  Submit letters of interest and resumes to mccrathg@gvmc.org or Gayle McCrath, Human Resources Director, GVMC / REGIS, 678 Front Avenue NW – Suite 200, Grand Rapids, MI 49504. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability


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