Planning and Development District III is seeking applications for a Geographic Information System (GIS) technician. The starting salary range is $32,000 - $40,000. An excellent benefit package, including health insurance and the South Dakota Retirement Program is provided. Qualified applicants should be familiar with ESRI products, such as Arcview, Arcinfo, AcCollector and ArcOnline. A knowledge of mobile website development/programming and a background in HTML 5 and Flex are beneficial. The position includes working with property legal descriptions and interacting with local government officials. An application form and job description are available at www.districtiii.org. Interested persons must submit a completed application prior to 5:00 pm on Friday, June 19, 2015. Questions concerning the position may be addressed to: Greg Henderson, Director - Planning and Development District III is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Planning and Development District III is a voluntary association of county, municipal and Tribal governments. Its mission is to provide comprehensive development assistance to its membership and the private sector. The district offers a full range of services that help the region maintain public services and expand economic opportunities. The association is governed by a committee of elected officials, non-profit organization representatives and business interests. The district employs a professional staff with extensive experience in a variety of development and technical fields.
Planning and Development District III service area includes 16 counties in South Central South Dakota - Aurora, Bon Homme, Brule, Charles Mix, Davison, Douglas, Gregory, Hanson, Hutchinson, Jerauld, Lyman, Mellette, Sanborn, Tripp, and Yankton. Within our 16 counties are 3 Tribal Governments - Crow Creek, Lower Brule Sioux, and Yankton Sioux. Also within our service area are 62 cities. The total population of the region is 100,582 with 13,218 square miles.