GIS / Data Analyst – Demolition Department

City of Detroit
City of Detroit

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GIS / Data Analyst – Demolition DepartmentPrintApplyGIS / Data Analyst – Demolition DepartmentSalary$49,982.00 – $99,986.00 AnnuallyLocationMI 48226, MIJob TypeContractual-Personal Service ContractDepartmentDetroit DemolitionJob Number2020122204016xxClosing8/31/2020 11:59 PM Eastern+ Description+ Benefits+ QuestionsDescriptionDetroit Demolition DepartmentThe GIS/Data Analyst will support the newly created Detroit Demolition Department through data management/handling, quality control, mapping, and other tasks as needed. The GIS/Data team utilizes ArcGIS, Salesforce, and other data management systems to track, analyze, and report on all activities related to the City of Detroits demolition program. The individual performing this job must be extremely detail-oriented, with very good organizational and computer skills.This is a contractual position with no benefits.Compensation will be based upon the candidate’s training and experience.Examples of Duties+ Assist with data quality control by cleaning, joining, updating, and refining data sets+ Work with various forms of geospatial data to create maps, geographically cluster demolition targets, and develop effective and efficient demolition strategies+ Work in conjunction with other City departments and partner agencies to improve data-sharing techniques, processes, and transparency+ Support procurement and project planning operations by generating documentation for bid solicitations, creating presentations, and performing other miscellaneous tasks as needed+ Perform various data entry tasks, especially into the primary data management system Salesforce+ Monitor all program data, both spatial and non, for inaccuracies or discrepancies+ Use various statistical, spatial, or other methods to track and analyze demolition data from Salesforce+ Generate reports and dashboards using demolition data+ Share data with other City departments and partner agencies as directed+ Generate standard operating procedures for data-related processes+ Perform additional duties as directedMinimum Qualifications+ Bachelor’s Degree in Geography, Urban Planning, Public Policy, Economics, Computer Science, Political Science or a related fieldEQUIVALENCY+ Equivalent combinations of education and experience that provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be evaluated on an individual basis.Supplemental InformationSUBJECTS & WEIGHTS:+ Oral Interview: 70%+ Evaluation of Training, Experience Personal Qualifications (TEP): 30%KNOWLEDGE OF:+ Knowledge of GIS principles and proficiency in ArcGIS Software+ Knowledge of Microsoft Suites, especially Excel and Access+ Knowledge of JavaScript;+ Data entry and strong attention to detail+ Basic understanding of government, planning and/or policy and a willingness to learn the complicated details of the demolition programABILITY TO:+ Able to understand and fulfill oral and written instructions+ Ability to work well in a fast-paced and demanding environment+ Excellent time management skills and ability to multitaskPROBATIONARY PERIOD+ Non Applicable / Contract EmployeeREQUIRED SUBMITTAL INFORMATION:The following documents are REQUIRED for consideration+ Cover Letter+ Updated Resume~ THIS POSITION IS A CONTRACT POSITION ~Candidates considered for placement in this classification may be subject to a Criminal Background Investigation based on the requirements of the position.The above statements describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to the class. Incumbents may be required to perform job-related responsibilities and tasks other than those stated in this specification. Essential duties may vary from position to position.City Employees Benefits SummaryEMPLOYMENT BENEFITSThe City of Detroit offers a competitive and comprehensive employee benefit package. We pride ourselves on the longevity of our employees. Part of the reason for the low turnover rate is the exceptional benefit package listed below. Benefits include, but are not limited to the following:MedicalEligible for hospital, surgical, and prescription drug benefits after ninety-one (91) days of employment.DentalEligible for dental care after sixth (6) months of employment.VisionEligible for eye care after six (6)months of employment.Life InsuranceOptional group insurance available to employee and their family. The City pays 60% of premium for first $12,500 of employee life insurance. Employee may purchase, at own expense, life insurance for spouse and each dependent.Long-Term Disability Insurance (Income Protection Plan)The City offers disability insurance through payroll deductions for persons who become disabled and who are not yet eligible for a service retirement.Sick LeaveCity employees accrue sick leave based on the number of regular hours worked. Full time employees earn ninety-six (96) hours of sick leave per year. You may carry over your unused sick leave. Effective July 7, 2012 maximum accumulation is 300 hours.VACATION and LEAVEHolidaysNew Year’s DayMartin Luther King’s BirthdayGood FridayMemorial DayIndependence DayLabor DayVeterans DayThanksgiving DayDay after ThanksgivingChristmas EveChristmas DayNew Year’s EveOther Leave PoliciesThe City also has the following paid and unpaid leaves; funeral leave, Family and Medical Leave, jury duty, military duty leave, unpaid personal leave,RETIREMENT BENEFITSCity Employees Retirement SystemAs a regular City employee you automatically become a member of the General Retirement System. This entitles you to a retirement allowance after: Completion of thirty (30) years of service; – At age sixty (60) if you have at least ten (10) years of service, or – At age sixty-five (65) with eight (8) years of service. (In the event of disability, other eligibility rules apply); An early, actuarially reduced, retirement is offered after you have attained at least twenty-five (25) years of service; Employees are vested after ten (10) years of service, regardless of age.Advancement OpportunitiesEmployees have many opportunities for growth and career advancement throughout all City departments and divisions.Have a successful career with the City ofDetroit. Always remember that you are a part of a team with a common Vision of delivering excellent service to the citizens of the City of Detroit.01Do you posses a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography, Urban Planning, Public Policy, Economics, Computer Science, Political Science or a related field?+ Yes+ No02Explain your knowledge of the GIS principles and how proficient you are in ArcGIS Software.Required QuestionAgencyCity of DetroitAddressColeman A. Young Municipal Center2 Woodward Ave ste 316Detroit, Michigan, 48226Websiteetroitmi.gov/Detroit-Opportunities/Find-A-JobApply

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