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Job Title:   GIS Database Administrator I

County:   Shawnee

Req. No:   188367

Agency Name:   Adjutant General

Posting Type:   External  --> Click here for Definition of Posting Type

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Job Description:

GIS Enterprise Database Administrator

Division of Public Works

Adjutant General's Department

Topeka, KS

Requisition # 188367

Position Summary: Position is Unclassified, full time, benefits eligible. $23.31 to $25.05 per hour based upon qualifications and experience.

Position Description: Incumbent will support the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) program by maintaining the Kansas National Guard (KSNG) Common Installation Picture (CIP). Creates and maintains metadata in the FGDC format for each data layer created by the department or held in the GIS data warehouse. Maintains Enterprise related Databases and Servers for broad use in the GIS, Business Intelligence Applications and Web Mapping areas. Develops and establishes procedures for Enterprise GIS Database and ArcGIS Server tuning and performance monitoring. Designs, documents, and builds GIS database architecture and schema including tables, views,procedures, and permissions. Develops automation protocols for loading spatial data using data modeling and attribute mapping and manages the defined workflow routines. Works with GIS staff, CFMO Real Property, and Resource management teams to populate spatial and enterprise databases, provide performance tuning, and automate data loads or scripting. Administers ArcSDE, ArcGIS, and SQL Server users, roles and security models. Monitors and maintains ArcSDE performance and tuning as needed. Manages Geodatabase replication and monitors regular data update cycles. Performs geodatabase backups and quality checks. Develops mapping projects, maintains documentation to reflect the details of mapping requests for historical reference and operates and maintains large format engineering plotter to produce maps or drawing plans.


Minimum: Successful completion of 12 hours in computer science coursework or certification and six months experience designing/analyzing, coding, testing, debugging, database programs or system software programming and analysis. Education may be substituted for experience as determined relevant by the department.

Preferred : Three years experience in GIS Database Administration, Esri/ArcSDE Administration, Esri Suite of ArcGIS software including ArcGIS for Server. Experience in Spatial Data Standard For Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environmental database schema. Proficient knowledge and application of Microsoft Excel, AutoCAD, SQL Server, Python programming.

Must have good organizational skills, and the ability to write in clear, concise format. Ability to work independently with limited oversight and ability to finish projects accurately and in a timely manner.

Must have a valid drivers license and the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense Security Clearance as a Condition of Employment.

How to Apply:

Step 1: Register by completing the online form at http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/job/why-register

Step 2: Complete the official State of Kansas application at http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/sec-home/state-employment/apply

Step 3: Submit your online application to the Adjutant General's Department. You may also submit a paper copy of your State of Kansas Employment summary to: The Adjutant General's Department, State Human Resource Office, 2722 SW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66611-1220

Any additional documents, such as cover letters, resumes, transcripts, and/or certifications, may be submitted to ng.ks.ksarng.list.adjgenshr@mail.mil

Required Documents: In order for your application to be considered complete, the following documents must be received by the agency prior to posted closing date:

State of Kansas Application Form: Filled out completely

Kansas Tax Clearance Certificate: Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a valid Kansas Certificate of Tax Clearance by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue´s website at http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html

A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individuals account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. Tax Clearances expire every 90 days. Applicants are responsible for submitting a valid certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency. This is in accordance with Executive Order 2004-03. If you need assistance with the tax clearance, please contact 785-296-3199.

Interviews will not be granted without a Kansas Tax Clearance Certificate.

Contact Information:

Phone 785-646-1460

Fax: 785-646-1679

Adjutant General's Department / State Human Resource Office / 2272 SW Topeka Blvd / Topeka, KS 66111-1220

The Adjutant General's Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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U F 001 $0.00 Hourly

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