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Administrative and Research Analyst – (GIS)

Job Title: Administrative and Research Analyst – (Geographic Information Systems)
Location: West Palm Beach City Hall
Department Description The City of West Palm Beach (pop. 102,000) – with its sunny palm-lined streets, scenic waterfront views, quaint shopping districts, historic neighborhoods, and year-round outdoor festivals – is a slice of paradise whose hallmarks are elegance and luxurious comfort. West Palm Beach is the county seat of Palm Beach County and one of the fastest growing areas in the country. We are proud of our ethnic and cultural diversity, both in the community we serve and in our workplace.
The City of West Palm Beach was incorporated in 1894 and encompasses 55 square miles and is blessed with a downtown intracoastal waterfront. The City features a variety of national recognized cultural and leisure activities. West Palm Beach operates under a strong mayor form of government since 1993. This system combines the strong political leadership of a Mayor, who is responsible for running the affairs of the City, with an elected City Commission.
Explore the many opportunities available for those who work, live or play in the paradise we call City of West Palm Beach!Under limited supervision, provides administrative, research and technical support to the Developmental Services/Planning and Zoning Department.
Salary $48,532 – $61,757 (Pay Grade 56 Min-Mid)Excellent Benefits!Minimum Salary $23.33

Maximum Salary $37.13

Job Requirements Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Quantitative Systems, Planning or GIS and three (3) years of work related experience in engineering and public works, planning, GIS, or development services organization, or any equivalent combination of training and experience. A valid Florida driver’s license is required. Experience in computer applications such as CADD or GIS, required. Experience with Windows operating systems in a network environment and ArcGIS or ArcView software on a windows based workstation platform, highly desirable.
A current and valid Florida driver’s license is required. For application purposes, a valid driver’s license from any state (equivalent to a State of Florida Class E) may be utilized; with the ability to obtain the State of Florida driver’s license within thirty (30) days from date of employment.The selection process for this position may consist of any, all or a combination of the following tests: evaluation of training and experience, written examination, structured oral interview or other assessment method.
How To Apply If you are interested in applying for this position you may apply online by selecting the Apply Now button at the end of the job posting. Applications must be received in Human Resources by the closing date.
The City of West Palm Beach is an equal employment opportunity employer. Veterans’ preference will be given in accordance with Chapter 295 of the Florida Statutes for those who met the minimum requirements of the position. Background investigation, physical, and drug and alcohol screening is required as condition of employment.
Closing Date 13-Nov-2015

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