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GIS Specialist
Property Records and Exemptions Department
Dallas Central Appraisal District

2949 N. Stemmons Fwy

Job Description: Join a team of GIS Specialists using esri's parcel fabric to create and maintain new additions, deed splits and adjustments within Dallas County, Texas. Great opportunities are available for advancement and motivated and innovative candidates are encouraged to apply.

Requirements: Responsible for performing complex research from various source documents, and then digitizing and compiling the database necessary to maintain plats and ownership records for property splits and new additions.

Expertise in the use of ArcGIS application software, specifically parcel editing.

Ability to work with geographic information system technology and its inter-relationship to property tax appraisal.

Understanding of legal descriptions in conveyance documents and assessor plats.

Knowledge of standardized engineering drafting techniques, trigonometry and descriptive/coordinate geometry.


A bachelor degree in GIS. In certain circumstances GIS, or related field or a technical degree in drafting, surveying and/or geographic information systems with at least three years of related experience or equivalent combination may be considered.

Knowledge of ESRI suite and/or ArcGIS products preferred.

PHYSICAL and MENTAL ABILITIES: The position requires the ability to concentrate on assigned tasks and the ability to manage time effectively in order to meet production and quality objectives. Incumbent must be able to operate office equipment including computers (keyboard and touch) and calculators. Incumbent must be able to communicate clearly on the telephone and face to face, including the ability to ask questions that will bring forth the information needed to make sound decisions.

Salary: The salary range is $32,000 to $49,305 based on experience.

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Closing date: Open until filled



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