GIS and Data Manager (Utility Manager)

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Nov 03, 2019
Full Time Administration and Management GIS and Surveying Utilities

Job Description

Full-time position available with KC Water Asset Management and GIS Division located at 4800 E. 63rd Street.
Salary Range: $4,945-$8,833/month
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Application Deadline Date: Open Until Filled


Responsibilities

As a key member of the KC Water Asset Management Team, the GIS and Data Manager is responsible for integrating and managing Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to support the long term strategic goals of KC Water via the following: Enhancement and integration of GIS applications for use in project planning, implementation, maintenance and measurement; Management of department GIS resources and overseeing records management; Analyzing industry trends and technologies to implement practical solutions for the improvement and maintenance of Kansas City's water, wastewater and stormwater infrastructure data; Integration of GIS applications with department-wide technologies and information systems to improve asset risk assessment activities; Maintenance of ESRI software products; Development activities including, analysis, design, integration, verification, configuration management, maintenance support and product documentation; Coordination with other city departments and offices, as needed, to successfully execute projects and to provide updates and reports to key stakeholders; Supervision of staff to successfully execute projects and achieve key performance indicators established by KC Water. The supervisory responsibilities include, but are not limited to: managing approximately 20 employees, conducting performance evaluations and administering disciplinary actions, as well as interviewing, hiring and training employees and planning, assigning and directing work.


Qualifications

REQUIRES accredited Bachelor's degree in Geographic Information Technology or a related field and 10 years of professional experience with SCRUM Master or other technical leadership projects. Preference given to applicants with experience developing on non-ESRI geospatial platforms (such as Google, Bing maps, open source tools, etc.), understanding of Asset Management concepts and practices, IT project management experience, knowledge of Python within ArcGIS Technology stack and WCF services (SOAP, REST), experience with JavaScript Python database programming, Oracle, ArcGIS server data management or experience with one or more of the following programs: ArcGIS Server, ESRI JavaScript, API ArcMap/Arc Editor, ESRI thick client customization, Microsoft .Net, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and 2016 or higher, Windows 7 and 10,C#, XAML.


Other Information

URGENT!!! CRITICAL RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

QUESTIONS REGARDING AVIATION POSITIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE AVIATION DEPARTMENT AT 816-243-3010.

POSITIONS POSTED FOR THE WATER SERVICES DEPARTMENT ARE FOR THE WATER SERVICES DEPARTMENT ONLY . QUESTIONS REGARDING THESE POSITIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO 816-513-0253.

IF YOU SEE THE SAME POSITION TITLE POSTED FOR A DIFFERENT DEPARTMENT, YOU MUST SUBMIT A SEPARATE APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE OTHER CITY DEPARTMENT.

The evaluation of applications is based only on the information submitted by the application deadline. Therefore, in order to have your application properly considered, you should include all relevant dates, i.e., attendance at educational institutions, date degree(s) conferred, etc. Further, you should provide detailed description of relevant work experience/dates, including months/years of employment. Failure to submit a completed application may eliminate you from the selection process. Resumes may be filed to determine eligibility, but an official City application must be completed prior to appointment.

For positions requiring college education as part of the minimum requirement and/or an equivalency, the minimum education requirement is high school graduation. The requirement of "high school graduation" also includes the state-issued GED certificate.

For positions that require an accredited degree, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree.

Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of "an accredited" degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U. S. Department of Education and recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.

If claiming military veterans preference points, you must attach a copy of your DD-214 or other qualifying documents prior to the application deadline.

Applications submitted in person or by USPS mail must be received by the published Application Deadline, 5:00P.M., C.T. Applications submitted by FAX or online must be received by the published Application Deadline, midnight, C.T.

All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment criminal history/background check. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, MO within nine months.

The City of KCMO is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.

POLICY OF NON DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY
The City of KCMO does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the KC Water Human Resources Division at (816) 513-0253.