GIS/IT Administrator

South Island Public Service District   Hilton Head Island, SC   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on April 4, 2021

JOB POSITION: GIS/IT Administrator


  • Solid knowledge of GIS principles and practices specific to water and sewer utilities
  • Solid computer knowledge including, but not limited to, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Visual Basic, Incode, Cartegraph, HACH WIMS and GIS software such as ArcGIS.
  • Ability to interpret and use information from maps, plans, specifications, regulations, blueprints, and technical documentation
  • Ability to work effectively with supervisors, co-workers, vendors, contractors, developers, and the public
  • Troubleshooting skills with networking and general computer/device problems
  • Minimum 1 year experience in analytical and development functions of integrated GIS applications, preferably in a utility environment.


  • Organize, administer, and provide strategic direction for the District’s Geographic Information System (GIS)
  • Establish and maintain the District’s facility mapping system through use of graphic information systems (GIS)
  • Develops forms, interfaces as needed; Training and instructions to District GIS users
  • Coordinate and work along with operation personnel in obtaining accurate information for GIS system
  • At times, requires working in adverse weather conditions
  • Research records including but not limited to easements and plats as necessary
  • Develop a dynamic model of the District’s water, reclaimed water and wastewater systems using ESRI ArcGIS software
  • Act as liaison between third party IT contractors and the District; Oversee District’s communication and mobile devices
  • Handles day-to day District networking/computing/user problems and coordinates with IT contractor when needed
  • Prioritizes and gives input to annual GIS/IT projects and budget
  • Administers CMMS program and integrates with Administrative Software (Tyler Technologies Incode); Administers Districts Cyber-security polices
  • General housekeeping and upkeep of equipment and work areas


  • Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance • Annual Leave • Sick Leave • 401(k) and 457 Deferred Compensation Plans • SC State Retirement • Paid Holidays • Training/Education Opportunities • Bonus Program

Please fill out Application Form available on our website in full and email to:

Accepting applications until closed.