Performs professional and technical analysis, design, and modification of a variety of Geographic Information System (GIS) and computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) data. Duties generally include the development of conceptual plans, models and exhibits for a variety of projects ranging in size and complexity; field inspections on new and existing assets; maintaining the CADD and GIS databases in accordance with the Jacksonville Aviation Authority CADD/GIS Standards to ensure accuracy of data; and managing the FAA airspace review process. Work requires knowledge of automated and conventional drafting methods, practices, techniques, equipment, specialized skills in interpreting and plotting legal descriptions and field notes, and computing basic engineering and surveying calculations involving algebra, trigonometry, and geometry. Operates computers, standard office equipment and conventional drafting equipment on an ongoing basis.
Associate degree in Engineering Technology or related field and
Five (5) years of experience in civil, structural, or architectural drafting or
An equivalent combination of related education, training, and work experience.
Preferred Education & Experience
Bachelor degree in Geography, Engineering, Computer Science or related field
CAD/GIS work experience gained by working for a consulting firm, a construction company, a public agency, or an airport authority
The JAA is an independent government agency created by the Florida legislature. It operates as a landlord, managing the upkeep, improvement and expansion of its facilities, and coordinating the use of the same by private companies. JAA owns the runways, hangars, passenger terminal buildings, airport grounds and road connections to the public highway system. We provide and maintain the terminals and their equipment, and manage the overall use of the facilities.
We are passionate about our performance, embracing a commitment to quality in all that we do. We strive for excellence in everything, going beyond daily to ensure the top quality our customers have come to expect from us. We live by our motto, “One Team, One Direction.”