JOB OPENING - TAX MAP DEPARTMENT
- Published: Monday, 30 March 2015 10:49
Job Title: Mapping Technician I
Department: Tax Map Department
Reports to: Holmes County Engineer
Type: Permanent Full-Time
Normal Hours: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Monday through Friday
Location: Millersburg, Ohio
The Holmes County Engineer is seeking to fill the position of Mapping Technician I in the Holmes County Tax Map Office. The primary purpose of the Tax Map Office is to carry out the statutory responsibility of maintaining an updated set of maps that indicates the ownership of each parcel of land within the county for taxation purposes.
- Operate computer equipment and software utilized in Tax Map Office; Operate computer software to verify accuracy of deed descriptions and surveys; Verifies deed plat descriptions and new property transfers conform to county regulations and advises interested parties of corrections needed if errors are present.
- Assists general public, surveyors, attorneys, etc. in locating maps and records maintained in Tax Map Office; Explains problems and procedures to Auditor and Recorder offices; Operates scanner, large format plotter, copier and related equipment to reproduce/archive available information as requested; Accepts and accounts for funds received and services rendered.
- Maintains relevant layers within the geographic information system (GIS); Generates paper and digital map products from the GIS; Reviews current and new products, equipment and software as they may increase efficiency of the Tax Map Office.
The ideal candidate will possess a background in Geographic Information Systems (GIS)/Computer Aided Design (CAD) AND/OR a background in title/deed related research and review. Any combination of the training and work experience which indicates possession of the skills, knowledge and abilities necessary to perform the job available will be considered. A background in utilizing ArcGIS software will be plus, but is not necessary.
All applicants should send resume and completed application for employment form to:
Attn: Mapping Technician I position
Holmes County Engineer
7191 SR 39
Millersburg, OH 44654
All applications for this position must be submitted by 4:30 pm on April 23, 2014. No applications after this time will be accepted. Holmes County reserves the right not to fill this position if no suitable applicants are found.