The fundamental reason this position exists is to manage the Geographic Information System (GIS) division. The GIS Manager is responsible for the overall performance and direction of the GIS program. The GIS Manager is responsible for determining the GIS needs of the City of Montgomery and implementing technologies, processes, and procedures in order to fulfill those needs. The essential functions of this position are: performs division management duties; develops and implements strategic planning management; oversees the management of the GIS server and GIS database; provides service, training, and assistance to customers, staff, and the public; and supervises two or more full time employees. The GIS Manager is supervised by the City Planning Director.
Bachelor's degree in Geographic Information Systems, Geography, Planning, Computer Science, Engineering, or a closely-related field and five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience in the design, development, implementation, and administration of geographical information systems to include at least two (2) years of project management and supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education & experience.
NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide
the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be