GIS Manager I

Salary: $39,960.00 – $73,935.00 Annually
Location: Richland County, SC
Job Type: FTE – Full-Time
Job Number: 80138
Closing: 8/29/2018 11:59 PM Eastern
Class Code: HA30
Position Number: 61010113
Pay Band: Band 6
Hiring Range – Min. $47,000.00
Hiring Range – Max. $57,000.00
Opening Date: 08/17/2018
EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer
Agency Specific Application Procedures:
If you meet the requirements of the position and would like to be considered, you must submit a state application online. Please complete the state application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume will not be accepted nor reviewed to determine if an applicant has met the qualifications for the position. The quality of the application presented (completeness and accuracy as well as grammar and spelling) will be considered prior to the offer of an interview. A criminal records check will be conducted prior to an offer of employment. Applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on the stated closing date.
Job Responsibilities
Careers at DHEC: Work that makes a difference!

Pursuing Excellence, Inspiring Innovation, Promoting Teamwork, and Embracing Service

Under limited supervision, the GIS manager will perform the independent analysis, design, implementation, modification and upgrade of agency applications for geographic information systems and spatial data for the agency. Emphasis will be placed on supporting OCRM in the Environmental Deputy Area. Provide technical backup to other modules as assigned. Act as technical consultant to customers and work with other technology staff to ensure applications adhere to Information Technology application development standards and security requirements. Assist with problem resolution. Some after-hour and weekend work may be required including emergency response activities.

Minimum and Additional Requirements
State Minimum Requirements: A bachelor’s degree in geography or a related field and work experience in the development and maintenance of geographic information systems; or an associate degree in geography or a related field and expert-level work experience in the development and maintenance of geographic information systems.

Institutions of Higher Learning must be recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Agency Additional Requirements: ESRI ArcGIS – 2 years experience; ANSI SQL experience – 2 years; NET and/or C# – 2 years experience. Knowledge of GIS software standards and capabilities, database design and spatial statistics.To focus on ArcGIS Model Builder; Python, JavaScript, Spatial Analysis; Advanced editing techniques. Ability to establish working relationships with management, committee / work team members and customers. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

Applicants indicating college credit or degree(s) on the application may upload an unofficial copy of the transcript as an attachment to the application. Please note that the agency will require an official, certified copy of the transcript or diploma prior to hiring.

Preferred Qualifications
Experience with ArcGIS Desktop/ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Server, and ArcGIS Portal. Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server, Citrix, writing SQL queries, scripting, data modeling, analysis, and reporting.
Additional Comments
DRIVING RECORD: If this position requires the applicant to possess a valid driver’s license to operate a state vehicle or personal vehicle, any applicant being considered in the final stages of selection for the position will be required to provide a certified copy of a 10-year driving record.

SC DHEC is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employing agency. We are committed to a diverse workforce. SC DHEC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.

State of South Carolina
2600 Bull StreetColumbia, South Carolina, 29201