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posted: 11/16/17

GIS Specialist - Planning and Zoning

GIS Specialist (Geographical Information Systems) - Full Time w/Benefits



$37,236 - $39,120 Starting Salary Range


GIS Specialist

(Geographical Information Systems)

Planning and Zoning

This position is responsible for developing, administering, managing and updating GIS databases, web mapping applications, and maps for the County’s Planning and Zoning Department. In addition this position assists with the preparing of maps and data for various Planning and Zoning projects, such as land use. This position will be required to make various presentations regarding GIS databases and maps. This position will be responsible for assisting other County Departments in their GIS needs, maintaining custom departmental GIS web applications as well as providing technical assistance.

Minimum Qualifications

Education:  Graduation from an accredited four year college/university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography, Land Use Planning, Computer Science or related field.

Experience:  Experience and/or training involving database management and design and experience in the field of GIS including the use of ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Server, ESRI Spatial Analyst, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online, Open Source GIS programs and GPS units. 

Technical proficiency with GIS systems, web programming and scripting experience is preferred

Send completed County application and resume to Human Resources, 501 Court Lane, Cambridge, MD 21613.  For best consideration please submit by 11/13/2017 however, the position will remain open until filled.  Applications can be downloaded at