Senior Gis Officer - Start ASAP

Senior Gis Officer - Start ASAP

Job Title: Senior Gis Officer - Start ASAP
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 2901631
Contact Name: Joel Child
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 07, 2019 15:17

Job Description

Benefits include:
  • Work within a large, diverse organisation
  • Enjoy being part of a strong team
  • Great access to excellent transport links
  • Start ASAP - 7km from CBD
About the role:

Design & Build are currently inviting applications for the role of a Senior Gis Officer to join a Council in Melbourne's outer northern suburbs, 7km from the CBD.

General Duties Include:
  • Use spatial technologies and advanced data analysis techniques to derive spatial information to enhance Council decision making and delivery of services
  • Assist GIS “power users” in undertaking complex spatial editing, analysis and map creation, or to perform such tasks on behalf of various business units for internal or external use.
  • Support and/or lead the planning and delivery of GIS related data and technology projects
  • Develop and deliver training in the use of Council’s enterprise and desktop GIS, including the preparation of training notes and material
  • Responsible for the management and ongoing maintenance of Council’s GIS database

Requirements include:
  • A relevant tertiary qualification related to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Information Technology (IT) Systems and/or relevant industry experience
  • Local Government experience essential 
  • Several years’ experience in the spatial information industry
  • Experience manipulating and analysing complex spatial data
  • Experience in the use of QGIS, ESRI ArcGIS or IntraMaps
  • Experience in dealing with internal and external stakeholders and suppliers
  • Good understanding of database management systems
For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or other technical roles in Local Government, please contact Joel Child on (03) 8535 3111.

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