Interested individuals must come to the Human Resources Office to complete an application for the position between the hours of 8:00 and 5:00, Monday through Friday or online at the Pulaski County website at The Human Resources Office is located in Suite 100 of the Pulaski County Administration Building - 201 S. Broadway, Little Rock.

POSITION:                                          GIS TECHNICIAN

POSITION NO:                            003

STARTING SALARY:                 $26,747 - $31,322

DEPARTMENT:                            PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT (3100)


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY/FUNCTION:              Responsible for the maintenance of the GIS System within the Planning Department and preparation of maps for County roads, subdivisions, and flood diagrams.



-                     Utilizes GIS software to maintain GIS mapping applications inputting changes to base maps as they occur; separates digitized maps into layers of information such as base layer, streets, and hydrology.

-                     Plots and creates maps and other forms of informational presentations using arc information, arc plot, AML, arc view, and arc edit software; produces maps using data bases such as deeds, surveys, subdivision plats, aerial photography, topographic maps, and legal descriptions.

-                     Develops and maintains database for all addressing information.

-                     Verifies legal descriptions for annexations, rights-of-way, flood plain determination, and property ownership; ensures closure, contiguous to municipality, etc.

-                     Digitizes maps by inputting map points into computer through use of electronic drawing board and cursor.

-                     Define and map boundaries for school districts.

-                     Utilizes information and computer files from various outside agencies.

-                     Utilizes information and computer files from various outside agencies.

-                     Installs updates of information into departmental computer system as needed.

-                     Performs other related duties as required.





Work is performed in a smoking-restricted office environment.



Completion of high school with advanced training in computerized graphics, drafting, mapping, or related field; considerable mapping or drafting experience; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities.


Employment is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a traffic offense check.



OPEN DATE: 02-01-19                                                                             CLOSE DATE: 02-14-19 (5:00 p.m.)


Please Note:  Applications will not be accepted after the Close Date.  A selection will not be made until the Close Date and all applications have been received by the selecting official.


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