Manage the maintenance and improvements of all GIS (Geographic Information System) or GIS-related databases, field applications, software, hardware, and web services that are used by OUC departments. All applications require regular product support, maintenance and patch updates along with project enhancements that line with the corporate strategies of OUC.
Manage GIS personnel and provide day-to-day direction;
Develop internal policies and procedures to maintain effective running of the GIS area;
Develop and administer the operations and capital budget; generate purchase orders and paying invoices;
Manage GIS or GIS-related applications and projects that may affect EWD, EWP and other divisions within OUC;
Hire and evaluate personnel; conduct performance evaluations and provide direction to enhance work performance of subordinates;
Perform GIS analysis on water and electric utility infrastructure; generate reports for management;
Identify computer, server, hardware and software needs; specify and coordinate the purchase and configuration;
Select and manage outside contract services when needed;
Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Geography, Engineering, Management Information Systems, Business Information Systems, or Computer Science from an accredited college or university
Training in all, but not limited to, the following:
ArcGIS Enterprise Software
ArcGIS Spatial Data Engine (SDE) Database
Meridian document/ drawing repository
Minimum of ten (10) years of experience in geography, engineering, application development or other closely-related IT experience; to include:
Working knowledge in all, but not limited to, the following:
Ability to read Engineering drawings - Water and Electric
Ability to read Power Plant drawing - electrical, mechanical and process
Able to use Computers and laptops hardware
Analysis of GIS utility infrastructure information
Produce reports and white papers
Ability to make arithmetic computations using whole numbers, fractions and decimals, rates, ratios and percentages;
Ability to use Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.) and use standard office equipment (computer, telephone, copier, etc.).