Transportation - GIS Specialist

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Start Date
08/01/2022
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support

Description

Transportation GIS Specialist
Contract and Benefits


Hours a day: 8
Hourly rate:$34.59-$54.78 depending on experience and qualifications


Contact Information:

  • Name: Rex Brimhall
  • Phone: 801-610-8852
  • Email: rbrimhall@alpinedistrict.org

The job of Transportation GIS Specialist is done for the purpose/s of maintaining the Geographic Information System (GIS) that integrates hardware, software, and data for capturing, managing, analyzing, and displaying forms of geographically referenced information for the District to forecast and plan for population changes that require new schools, changes in present schools and/or associated services; and ensuring that database is accessible to departments that are affected by population models for short and long-range planning.

Essential Functions
  • Attends meeting, workshops, and seminars for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform functions.
  • Collaborates with Information Technology services for the purpose of updating system applications and hardware.
  • Coordinates routing technicians in establishment of routes for all regular and special needs transportation services for the purpose of ensuring the most cost effective routes are established, coordinating bus stops, and identifying walk zones and potential hazards.
  • Maintains spatial database (GIS) of district information (e.g. students, bus routes, school boundaries, addresses, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring student data is current and accessible to authorized users for District-wide planning including building and staffing requirements, establishing and maintaining school boundaries, design of bus routes and stops, and for accurate completion of related departmental functions.
  • Maintains a variety of manual and electronic documents, files, and records for the purpose of ensuring the availability of documentation and compliance with establish policies and regulatory guidelines.
  • Monitors data sources for the purpose of updating data to ensure system database remains current.
  • Participates in meetings, workshops and seminars for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform functions.
  • Prepares system spatial and manuscript data, maps, and related data for the purpose of providing reference materials conveying information to other parties for follow-up actions.
  • Prepares state transportation reports as required for the purpose of communicating information to regulatory agencies and ensuring compliance with state administrative code to maintain funding for bus routes and pupil transportation.
  • Prepares a variety of reports and/or projections for district staff, Board of Education, municipalities, and patrons for the purpose of providing data for review, analysis and to aid in decision making.
  • Procures related databases and spatial data for the purpose of ensuring that data is available for mapping and analysis in the GIS System.
  • Attends meeting, workshops, and seminars for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform functions.
  • Collaborates with Information Technology services for the purpose of updating system applications and hardware.
  • Coordinates routing technicians in establishment of routes for all regular and special needs transportation services for the purpose of ensuring the most cost effective routes are established, coordinating bus stops, and identifying walk zones and potential hazards.
  • Maintains spatial database (GIS) of district information (e.g. students, bus routes, school boundaries, addresses, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring student data is current and accessible to authorized users for District-wide planning including building and staffing requirements, establishing and maintaining school boundaries, design of bus routes and stops, and for accurate completion of related departmental functions.
  • Maintains a variety of manual and electronic documents, files, and records for the purpose of ensuring the availability of documentation and compliance with establish policies and regulatory guidelines.
  • Monitors data sources for the purpose of updating data to ensure system database remains current.
  • Participates in meetings, workshops and seminars for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform functions.
  • Prepares system spatial and manuscript data, maps, and related data for the purpose of providing reference materials conveying information to other parties for follow-up actions.
  • Prepares state transportation reports as required for the purpose of communicating information to regulatory agencies and ensuring compliance with state administrative code to maintain funding for bus routes and pupil transportation.
  • Prepares a variety of reports and/or projections for district staff, Board of Education, municipalities, and patrons for the purpose of providing data for review, analysis and to aid in decision making.
  • Procures related databases and spatial data for the purpose of ensuring that data is available for mapping and analysis in the GIS System.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the work unit.

Requirements:
  • age 16+
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Geographic Information Systems, statistical analysis or related field preferred.

Posted By

Alpine School District

575 N. 100 E , American Fork, UT 84003
 

At the following locations

Transportation

1405 S 100 E , American Fork, UT 84003