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City of San Jose - Geographic Information Systems Specialist I/II (Airport)

Job Description:

The Airport is proud to offer an exciting and unique opportunity for a team member who brings positive energy and is motivated to shape the future of the Airport. The Airport team is passionate about all our Airport has to offer to the Silicon Valley and is seeking a professional who will share this passion. This great work environment makes this an ideal opportunity for a highly motivated and results-oriented individual who will like to join our Airport team to work hard toward our strategic vision ...

URISA - Northern California Chapter Newsletter, April 2017
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Fall GIS Courses Now Available at UC Davis Extension

Davis, Calif.- Take a fall course in Geographic Information Systems from UC Davis Extension. Learn from expert GIS instructors how to analyze and model the built and natural environments in order to inform policy and policy decisions. Whether you want to advance your career by developing a better understanding of GIS tools and capabilities, or you're a manager looking to bring GIS to your organization, these courses explore GIS topics in depth. Visit our website for a full listing of courses and to learn about the Geographic Information Systems Professional Concentration.

Introduction to GIS - Northern California.
Explore basic GIS software functionality with hands-on experience. Emphasis will be placed on display characteristics, attribute querying, spatial analysis, and database exploration and management.

GIS Database Design
Review industry-standard and emerging-data design technologies for today's natural resource and land use planning needs.

GIS for Resource Managers and Professionals
Gain an overview and working knowledge of GIS in this hands-on workshop.

For more information or to enroll, call (800) 752-0881, email or visit our website

UC Davis Extension, the continuing and professional education division of UC Davis, has been an internationally recognized leader in educational outreach for individuals, organizations and communities for more than 50 years. With 58,000 annual enrollments in classroom and online university-level courses, UC Davis Extension serves lifelong learners in the growing Sacramento region, all 50 states and more than 100 countries.

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GIS is performed by folks in many different job classifications in California State service. The classifications that most closely reflect the work of full-time GIS professionals are:

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