gis director resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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To secure a challenging and rewarding Senior GIS position where prior experience, personal ability, and a commitment to professionalism would be of value. Position should allow for continued personal and professional growth commensurate with achievements. Arc GIS 9.x and 10.x, Arc SDE, AutoCAD, Microstation, MS Office Suite Map production, Geospatial Data Management & Processing, and Mobile GIS data collection Ability to use CAD software and interpret CAD drawings Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills Excellent communication skills, with the ability to translate technical data into language appropriate to varied levels of stakeholders from Senior Executives to individual contributors
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GIS Director, 05/2014 to Present
Sanford, FL,
  • Supervises, directs and evaluates assigned staff; counsels, disciplines and completes employee performance appraisals; interviews employment candidates; makes hiring decisions; coordinates daily work activities; organizes, prioritizes and assigns work; monitors status of and inspects completed work; assists with complex problems/situations; provides technical expertise Performs departmental administrative functions; processes employee concerns/problems; approves leave requests; processes time sheets; conducts and arranges for training/education programs; review phone logs/usage.
  • Plans future staffing and equipment purchases/replacements and future capital expenditure needs; develops training programs Develops and implements budget; processes and approves purchases and expenditures; monitors budget encumbrances and debits; prepares budget amendments and carry-over requests; communicates with staff regarding financial expenditures, problems or issues Responds to questions, complaints or suggestions related to GIS department products, activities and personnel; provides information as requested; researches problems; initiates problem resolutions Approves, prioritizes, resolves and closes service requests through Technology Service Management system Processes revenue receipts and cash transmittal for digital data purchases and map product purchases; produces new map layers and databases; performs analysis of complex geo-databases; provides special reports, documents and/or maps Conducts quality assurance and control on geographic information system datasets before publishing to computer servers; performs maintenance of GIS computer equipment/peripherals Develop, implement, support, and modify a variety of GIS applications, custom tools, geo-databases, and other integrated information systems to meet the geospatial needs of Fauquier County and its GIS users Develop custom web-based GIS applications to introduce mobile applications, share data, and develop and test future applications.
GIS Intelligence Analyst Lockheed Martin Contractor, 03/2013 to 05/2014
WspCity, STATE,
  • Support the management of the Marine Corps' GEOFidelis program ensuring all GIS data meets SDSFIE data standards Providing support for the Marine Corps transition from SDSFIE 2.6 to SDSFIE3.0 Create custom maps and mapbooks for Marine Corps using ArcGIS 9.3 and PLTS (have completed over 17 mapbooks and 72 custom maps) Introduce the value and implementation of the US National Grid overlay for Marine Corps mapping products Provide GIS training to non-GIS users at the Marine Corps Base - Quantico with the development of a GIS Training Guide and providing hands-on experience - I have trained 6 non-GIS users on how to utilized GIS in their day-to-day operations Work with adjacent county GIS personnel to ensure the accuracy of centerline data for the purpose of providing accurate E-911 addressing data; create and provide addressing of new base structures to E-911 using National Emergency Number Association (NENA) data standards Completed special projects that include Master Plan Utility Data comparison, Arms Supply Point Arc mapping, Encroachment Control Plan mapping, SDSFIE 3.0 migration providing data dictionary corrections and establishing the cross-walk for conversion In the process of obtaining a Secret Clearance; interim clearance is in place.
GIS/IT Specialist, 01/2008 to 03/2013
Marine Corps BaseCity, STATE,
  • Build and managed a GIS that implemented mobile GIS data collection and survey grade data collection while providing GIS training to non GIS users; assume all responsibilities of managing a GIS Developed and implemented Mobile311, a project that will utilize mobile technologies running as a mobile application to collect GIS data using mobile GPS; 20+ units were implemented with the 6 in environmental services used to cut operational cost by 64% within the first six months of implementation Developed and implemented a Street Light Identification Program with the purpose of geotagging burned out street lights while providing a detailed table of all "out" lights to the appropriate energy producer Conducting the migrating from ArcGIS 9.3 to 10.1 Provide crime mapping and analysis for the Asheboro Police Department Supporting Asheboro Police Department mobile technologies; trouble shooting issues related to Police Department MDT's and/or Mobile311 devices Utilized hyperlinks of as-built data to provide more information for utility data within the GIS for the water/sewer maintenance department as well as to identify new features in the GIS Utilize GIS to provide a more efficient method for establishing water meter routes for meter reading Designed and implemented mapbooks for Fire Services and Public Works; implementing the United States National Grid Trained Fire Services on map reading and land navigation using the United States National Grid.
Master of Applied Science: Geospatial Information Systems, Expected in to Delta State University - Cleveland, MS
GPA: GPA: 3.70
Geospatial Information Systems GPA: 3.70 Research Project: "Establishing Postal Addressing in Developing Countries using the International Grid Reference System"
Certificate: Community Preparedness and Disaster Management: , Expected in to University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, NC
Bachelor of Science: Interdisciplinary Studies Geospatial Information Systems, Expected in to Delta State University - Cleveland, MS
GPA: GPA: 3.63
Interdisciplinary Studies Geospatial Information Systems GPA: 3.63
Certification and Professional Memberships *Geospatial Information Systems Professional (Claire) *Certification Number: 12520: , Expected in 07/25/2011 to - ,
Professional Affiliations
American Public Works Association - Technology Division (APWA) - Board of Directors *GITA Member - Education Council Committee Member and serve as the Membership Services Specialist *NC GICC GIS Technical Advisory Committee for the adoption of the US National Grid
administrative functions, budget, conversion, data collection, data dictionary, databases, features, financial, GIS, GPS, hiring, Information Systems, inspects, managing, Works, migration, monitors, navigation, performance appraisals, peripherals, personnel, Police, Processes, producer, quality assurance, reading, Research, servers, staffing, phone, training programs, trouble shooting

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School Attended

  • Delta State University
  • University of North Carolina
  • Delta State University

Job Titles Held:

  • GIS Director
  • GIS Intelligence Analyst Lockheed Martin Contractor
  • GIS/IT Specialist


  • Master of Applied Science
  • Certificate: Community Preparedness and Disaster Management
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Certification and Professional Memberships *Geospatial Information Systems Professional (Claire) *Certification Number: 12520

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