employment OPPORTUNITies



Region I Planning and Development Council (a local group of individuals committed to excellence) is looking for a detail oriented, responsible, organized, and dedicated individual to join our outstanding team of professionals.  The position we currently have open is for a GPS/GIS Specialist who can begin work immediately.  We expect our new teammate to possess the technical abilities and experience for quickly becoming proficient in GIS (Geographic Information System) technology activities and tasks.  GIS experience and training are preferred including familiarity with ArcGIS, familiarity with GPS data collection and correction techniques, good inter-personal and written skills, and the ability to problem solve and work unsupervised.  Our new family member is preferred to have obtained a bachelor’s degree in Geography/GIS or related field, however technical training and experience in GIS will be considered as well.  The GPS/GIS position work flow will include information gathering and compilation utilizing GPS and associated software, field verification of utility assets, demographic data compilation and analysis, as well as public interaction and information sharing.  If selected, you will be joining us on a full-time basis and receive our extremely competitive benefit package.


If you are interested in becoming a valued employee and part of a lineup of caring co-workers please submit an application, cover letter and résumé to Region I Planning & Development Council, GPS/GIS Specialist, 1439 East Main Street, Suite 5, Princeton, WV  24740.  A copy of the application can be picked up at the Region I Planning and Development Council office or by clicking HERE.


Region I PDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.