Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
Spatial data maintenance
The GIS Specialist maintains spatial data for use in the CAD (computer-aided dispatch) system and performs complex GIS analysis for 911 address assignment. With a thorough knowledge of 911 addressing standards, mapping technology, and 911 communications, the GIS Specialist manages county GIS data including structure addresses, road centerlines, and emergency response districts. The GIS Specialist supports the consumption of these and other GIS layers in public safety software. Additionally, the GIS Specialist supports requests from law, fire, and EMS agencies for cartographic layouts/hard-copy maps, and is responsible for providing spatial data to appropriate agencies and the public as requested.