Overview

GIS Technician

Our client is a leading provider of strategic market intelligence and consulting services to the global offshore renewable energy sector, from their modern and well- equipped Lowestoft offices.

We are recruiting a GIS Technician on their behalf, to assist the Research Team and Marine Advisors in their operations.

Responsibilities:

Convert and process project related spatial and non-spatial data according to GIS data models, applying quality control to the output.

Undertake ongoing update and maintenance of GIS data and GIS databases

Provide base level support to company GIS users

Produce plans for project- related queries

Provide input to the development and improvement of procedures

Job Activities/Functions:

Monitoring the performance of the products and services provided by the GIS services.

Responsiveness dealing with supporting marine operations

Active involvement with the web GIS data in ArcGIS Enterprise/portal environment

Assist with making physical maps for various clients.

Customising GIS output to support the various client requirements

Meeting regularly with IT staff to coordinate interface and utilization of data within IT.

Ensuring the quality of GIS products and services (e.g., standards development).

Qualifications:

1-2 years minimum of progressive experience in a GIS environment

1 years hands-on experience, working with Esri’s ArcGIS suite and preferably including Web GIS tools such as ArcGIS Portal / ArcGIS online

Knowledge and experience with GIS industry principles, theories and best practices

Knowledge of utility company functions like Geometric Networks and Linear Referencing

Ability to create reports or exports using SQL or other GIS tools

Ability to utilize and convert multiple GIS datasets with differing formats and coordinates

Experience with GIS mapping applications used for utility asset management

Understanding and experience using and manipulating databases

Attention to detail and well developed organisational skills

Bachelor’s Degree (in geography, GIS, cartography, planning, computer science or related field with an emphasis in GIS/GPS)

This is a full-time, permanent role offering a salary from £27,000 depending on experience.

25 days per year holiday (+ bank holidays).

For more information and a full job description, please apply and one of our consultants will contact you