Skip to Main Content

GIS Data Technician

Bruce Harris & Associates Batavia, IL

  • Expired: February 04, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description Organization: Bruce Harris & Associates, Inc. Title: Data Technician Location: Batavia, IL/Work from Home The Data Technician is responsible for cadastral/parcel map creation and/or maintenance. Maps are constructed or maintained using data sources such as subdivision plats, surveys, surveyor notes, deeds, aerial photography interpretation and other client sources instructions and/or databases. All data sources are used to create an accurate cadastral GIS. Duties and Responsibilities: The Data Technician takes on the following responsibilities: • Complete projects using Esris ArcGIS products.

These projects include: - GIS data creation - GIS data conversion - Map production and cartography • Completion of project and tasks in a timely manner • Prepare Production projects for delivery. • Conduct QA/QC procedures to ensure accuracy. • Assist other departments if required. Training may be required. • Process documentation and map divisions of land and/or combinations of land including but not limited to the following documentation: - Deeds - Surveys - Subdivisions/Condominiums - Annexations - Vacations - Combinations - Division by Request - Court Order of Judgments - All other Client requests • Research resources such as survey maps and legal descriptions in order to verify property lines and to obtain information needed to ensure an accurate cadastral and GIS database(s) as provided and as necessary • Utilize aerial photography to ensure proper parcel and/or polygons layout through aerial occupation or legal description reference points updating boundaries, water locations and topographic features as necessary • Redraw and correct parcel and/or polygon layouts to reflect provided, current and most accurate documentation as necessary • Compile accurate abbreviated tax legal descriptions as necessary • Compile Map Change Forms as necessary • Identify, research and resolve anomalies in legal land descriptions, referring issues to manager/supervisor and/or client as appropriate and as necessary • Compile cadastral and GIS data utilizing Mapping Standards and Practices • Prepare digital data deliveries • All other duties as assigned or required Qualifications: • Expertise with mapping and drafting techniques • Experience with reading and drawing maps from legal descriptions • Experience with GIS, computer science or a related field • Experience with ArcGIS for Desktop • Excellent communication, problem solving, and analytical skills Other Requirements: Must be able to provide 3 technical references with contact information that can verify your skills and proficiency. Candidates must be able to show previous professional experience related to the specific skills and qualifications listed above.

Must be authorized to work in the United States. To Apply: Please submit your resume and cover letter to Phone Calls PleaseEOE/AA Company Description Bruce Harris & Associates specializes in providing comprehensive mapping services to local government agencies and the private sector. We employ highly educated, talented employees to keep us on the cutting edge of technology. Our staff of professional technicians and personnel provide a variety of mapping services, including:

Bruce Harris & Associates


Batavia, IL
60510 USA



View all jobs at Bruce Harris & Associates