GIS Technician

Job title : GIS Technician
Location : Hawke's Bay
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Kerry Rowlands
Job reference : KR72496

My client is a global leader at the heart of innovation within raw material manufacturing. They are committed to delivering innovative, environmentally sustainable products with manufacturing operations based locally in the Hawke's Bay. A unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced GIS Technician to join a small, established team providing technical support with a focus on data maintenance and GIS tools.

Reporting to the GIS Specialist, and as an integral part of a wider organisational division, the purpose of this role is to GIS services and assist with technologies that will deliver improved business outcomes within the GIS section of the company. You will be involved with the maintenance of GIS field apps and act as cover for a range of GIS functions within the business. With experience in delivering functional, high quality spatial data and mapping services you will have a continuous improvement mind set, complemented by well developed, technical and operational GIS skills.

The Role:

  • Develop, analyse and maintain spatial data and provide mapping services

  • Assist with a range of projects that deliver innovation and business improvement

  • Update Geo Master records and provide support for GIS field Apps

  • Complete a variety of work subject to the needs of the business

  • Assist the company to achieve environmental goals and meet all H&S responsibilities

  • Support GIS services and complete projects to enhance company capabilities

Your Skills:

  • Tertiary qualified in GIS, Computer Science, Geography or similar

  • 2-5 years + experience working within spatial data and mapping services

  • Experienced with ESRI ArcGIS software

  • A track record of assisting operational and technical staff with varied GS Services

  • Positive disposition and developed analytical problem solving skills

  • Unrestricted work rights for NZ, in country or with the imminent arrival

In return you will be rewarded with excellent working conditions, an engaged and progressive team, a high value safety culture, excellent remuneration package and ongoing development and career opportunities within the organisation. Due to current border restrictions ONLY applicants with unrestricted work rights, in the country or with imminent arrival will be considered.

For further information contact Kerry on 09 951 5006 / 021 917 913 or send your CV to quoting reference KR72496 or apply online.