GIS Analyst - San Ramon

Friday, August 18, 2017 10:36 AM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
Job Description: Apply NOW!

First review of applications is on August 22, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.
The recruitment may close without further notice after the first review date.
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Join our team! The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is currently recruiting for a part-time GIS Analyst (20 hours per week) to support the San Ramon Valley 911 Center, a consolidated police, fire and EMS Emergency Communications Center serving the San Ramon Police Department and the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District. The part-time GIS Analyst is an unbenefitted position.

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is an independent Special District in Contra Costa County responsible for providing a high level of emergency and non-emergency services to the communities it serves.


We are looking for a positive, productive, collaborative, and customer service oriented GIS professional with a strong background in managing and analyzing data, producing customized projects, scripts, views and layouts to support GIS enhancements to Computer-Aided Dispatch systems (CAD) and who thrives in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. Experience working for a public agency is a plus! The employee will be primarily stationed at the District Administrative Office, located at 1500 Bollinger Canyon Road, but will be required to conduct field work and visit different sites.

Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:•Manages spatial data in the District's GIS software applications and TriTech Computer-Aided Dispatch (CAD) databases.
•Prepares, collects, organizes and inputs GIS data.
•Analyzes spatial data by linking tables and creating queries.
•Converts GIS files in a variety of formats to support enhancements to the CAD system.
•Analyzes street networks using ArcGIS tools to assess apparatus drive times and appropriate station ordering for emergency responses.
•Updates one ways, turn restrictions and barriers in the street network dataset to support and improve vehicle routing to emergency calls.
•Effectively applies themes and attribute labeling, tests deliverables prior to the release of information to ensures the quality and accuracy of all updates and materials produced and distributed to District personnel and the general public.
•Responds to various requests for geographic information. Understands customer-stated requirements and assists staff with access to software, data files and databases to enable users to retrieve and manipulate data effectively.
•Prints professional maps and spatial data suitable for presentation, including wall maps and map books from ArcGIS.
•Prepares and updates user procedures and documentation.
•Responds to users' concerns, researches issues, and answers technical questions.


•Four years progressively responsible GIS experience utilizing the ESRI "Arc" Suite of software products.

•Experience with Computer-Aided Dispatch (CAD) systems – preferably TriTech CAD in the public safety sector.

•Bachelor's degree with emphasis in GIS or a closely related field preferred.

•Valid California Driver's License required

This is a continuous posting. Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply early as this recruitment may close at any time. Candidates must apply online through No paper applications will be accepted.

The following is the tentative recruitment schedule; it is subject to change at any time.
August 22, 2017 at 5 p.m.: First review of applications
August 30, 2017: Oral Board Interviews
•Week of September 4, 2017: Second Interviews
•Early to Mid October: Start Date

As part of the recruitment process, candidates who successfully complete the assessment process and receive a offer of employment will be required to successfully pass a medical examination, including drug screening, and a background check, including credit report.

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Salary: $45 per hour
Organization*: San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District
Address*: 1500
Bollinger Canyon Road
San Ramon, CA 94583
United States
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Contact Phone Number: 925-838-5150
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