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Senior GIS Analyst

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Position Information

Position Information

Working Title: Senior GIS Analyst
Role Title: Engineering Technician III
Posting Number: SW0170448
About Virginia Tech:

Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.

Position Summary:

Responsible for maintaining existing databases associated with VMCVM – Blacksburg. Responsible for establishing new layers that improve situational awareness and emergency preparedness for faculty, staff, & students. Develop and maintain wayfinding web application for main complex to improve mobility through the Blacksburg campus. Conduct and maintain ongoing needs assessment for VMCVM as related to possible web application developments for other administrative and emergency purposes. Coordinate, collect, create and maintain geospatial data related to the Master Plan for the college.

Required Qualifications:

Master of Science degree in geography, engineering, or related field;
10+ years of experience with infrastructure, interior space, & emergency management data models, data collection, web applications, versioning, and ArcGIS / AutoCAD data translations, ArcGIS Desktop, ArcServer; Remote UAV pilot’s license to capture existing and changing conditions related to VMCVM occupied buildings and property. Experience conducting a needs assessment and working with multiple departments to determine the overall geospatial need for VMCVM.

Preferred Qualifications:

GISP, experience with administration of versioning through ArcGIS, experience in a multifaceted university environment.

Employment Conditions: Other (Describe Below)
Must have a conviction check: Yes
Describe Other:

Work schedule to be discussed during the interview.

Employment Comments:
How to Apply for this Job:

For a full description of the position and requirements, and to apply, please go to www.jobs.vt.edu. To be considered, Applicants MUST apply on-line to posting number SW0170448 by the close date of June 28, 2017. If you have any questions please call our HR Service Center @ 540-231-9331 or email HRServiceCenter@vt.edu

Employee Category: Hourly Wage Staff, limited to 1500 hrs/year
Appointment Type: Temp, non-salaried wage
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FLSA Status: Non-exempt: Eligible for overtime
Academic Year or Calendar Year: Calendar Year
Percent Employment: Part-time
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Pay Band: 4
Pay Range: Commensurate with Experience
Department: Dean - Veterinary Medicine
Work Location: Blacksburg
Location, if not Blacksburg:
Location Zip Code: 24061
Work Schedule: TBD
Posting Date: 06/14/2017
Review Begin Date:
Job Close Date: 06/28/2017
Restricted to university employees only? No
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement:

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status; or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees, or applicants; or any other basis protected by law.

For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the executive director for Equity and Access at 540-231-2010 or Virginia Tech, North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318), 300 Turner St. NW, Blacksburg, VA 24061.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

If you are an individual with a disability and desire accommodation please contact the hiring department.

Quick Link: http://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/77107

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Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
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