MAGS GIS Day event – 2016

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This month, we’re moving to Wednesday and taking the long journey to Kennesaw to join in KSU’s GIS Day activities at Burnt Hickory Brewery. There will be various presentations, activities and giveaways by the hosts. GIS Day Social Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016, 6:30 PM Burnt Hickory Brewery2260 Moon Station Ct NW # 210 Kennesaw, GA […]

2017 Board Election Information

Posted Posted in Atlanta, News

It’s time to start thinking about the 2017 Georgia URISA Board – and we want you.  We have 3 position open. Events {Conference and Workshop} Chair – Two-Year Term {2017-2018} – Organizes Low-Cost Workshop every other year. Serves as Head of Conference Committee for the biennial Georgia Geospatial Conference.   Corporate Sponsors Chair – Two-Year […]

GIS Programmer Analyst III – Macon Georgia

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Macon-Bibb County Job Description Job Title: GIS Programmer Analyst III Department: Information Technology FLSA Status: Exempt Reports To: GIS Manager Classification: Full-Time Revision Date: 8/22/2016 Min Salary: $49,254.40 Apply at SUMMARY: The GIS Programmer Analyst III is assigned to the IT-GIS division and will be responsible for the analysis, development, maintenance and implementation of […]

Emergency Preparedness for GIS

Posted Posted in athens, Beer, conference, News

Title: Emergency Preparedness for GIS Date: October 3rd, 2016 Length: Half Day Time: 1:00pm – 5:00pm Location: Athens Classic Center Workshop Description: As GIS goes from being a silo technology in an organization to an integrated enterprise solution, there is a pressing need for cross training on the non-technical disciplines GIS staff is being asked […]

GIS and Next Generation 911

Posted Posted in athens, News, training

Title: GIS and Next Generation 9-1-1 Instructor:  Sandi Stroud Date: October 3rd, 2016 Length: Half Day Time: 8:00am – 12:00pm Location: Athens Classic Center Workshop Description: This workshop is aimed at the GIS professional who is currently supporting or may support their emergency communications division in the future. In a fully operational next generation 911 […]

Rest In Peace Leonard Slote

Posted Posted in athens, News

We were alerted yesterday that the mapping community lost a good guy  – Leonard Slote.  Leonard was struck and killed riding his bike west of Madison Georgia on July 23rd 2016 Leonard worked in the Greene County Building and Zoning Department as GIS director for the last 12 years. On July 25 the Greene County Board of Commissioners […]

GIS Analyst – Fayette County

Posted Posted in Atlanta, Job

TITLE: GIS Analyst IS/9-262 DEPARTMENT: Information Services, Fayette County JOB SUMMARY: The Fayette County Information Technology Department seeks a resourceful Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Analyst to provide support in spatial data and digital mapping. The successful candidate is knowledgeable of data management best practices and techniques, acting as point person for County departments and third […]

Southern Georgia Regional Commission – GIS Analyst

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The Southern Georgia Regional Commission is seeking qualified candidates for the position of GIS Analyst. This position involves interaction with local governments throughout an 18 county region. Position responsibilities include all aspects of Geographic Information Systems, from sales to solution implementation, data and map production, solution delivery and training. The qualified applicant will also assist […]