MOORHEAD PUBLIC SERVICE HAS AN OPENING WAITING FOR YOU!
Moorhead Public Service (MPS) is accepting applications for a GIS Technician. Under general supervision, this position collects, updates, and analyzes electric, water, and fiber Geographic Information System (GIS) information; creates electronic maps; assists with developing, implementing, configuring, and updating GIS applications, spatial databases, web mapping applications, geometric networks, and mobile devices that use GIS maps; and assists with maintenance of facility asset data.
Minimum qualifications include a GIS Certificate in a geoscience-based discipline (e.g., engineering, geology, GIS, environmental, civil), with an emphasis in GIS or equivalent education; one year of related experience; and a driver’s license valid in the state of Minnesota.
Desired qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in a Geo-Science based discipline (e.g. engineering, geology, GIS, environmental, civil), with an emphasis in GIS, and three years of utility GIS-related experience.
The current wage range is $25.92 to $39.87per hour. Benefits include pension (Minnesota Public Employee Retirement Association), health insurance, and generous vacation and sick leave.
Application form and job description are available at https://www.mpsutility.com/index.php/en/employment-opportunities/job-detail/job-GIS-Technician-Moorhead-Public-Service-2or by calling 218.477.8000, Option 4.
Applicants MUST complete an MPS Application for Employment to be considered for employment with MPS. EOE.
Closing Date: Monday, December 12, 2022.