This position is located at the Continental District Office, National Cemetery Administration located in Denver, CO. The incumbent, as a Cartographic Technician, is responsible for providing assistance to the Geographic Information System / Global Positioning System (GIS/GPS) Program Manager. Incumbent has responsibility for a variety of administrative and program support functions in the Continental District. The GIS Program provides GIS mapping and support for all National Cemeteries.Learn more about this agency
Under the technical direction of the GIS/GPS Program Manager and supervision of the Chief, Cemetery Development & Improvement Service, the incumbent performs GIS/GPS mapping, data development, training and support for the assigned District. The incumbent analyzes current and proposed programs to evaluate their actual or potential effectiveness in establishing and achieving goals and objectives set by the agency. He/She is considered the expert in GIS/GPS for the assigned District and will, as part of the GIS program team, directly coordinate GIS/GPS functions with the District. Serves as the District Cartographic Technician and as a technical representative, troubleshoots, reviews, and resolves problems for the most complex mapping work; keeps internal customers informed of their work request status; and assists others in the use of different software and·hardware required to complete their work associated with the GPS and GIS processes. Incumbent produces maps, charts, drawings and illustrations to meet various technical requirements. Coordinates closely with end-users to assure GIS product needs are accurately defined and communicated. May be required to present and train field employees on the use of GIS/GPS.
The incumbent must be well versed in GIS/AutoCAD and have experience with ARCGIS. Not having this experience listed on your resume may result in the loss of consideration.
Work schedule: Required to work Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.
Compressed/Flexible Schedule: May be available
Telework: Not available
Virtual: This is not a virtual position.
Position Description Title/PD#:Cartographic Technician / 132570
The full performance level of this position is GS-11.
Relocation Expenses: Not authorized
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
50% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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