GIS Specialist

GIS Specialist
Liverpool
Posted 3 years ago

GIS Specialist

Location: Liverpool, UK

Salary: £30,000.00 – £35,000.00 Per Annum

Job Level: Mid-Senior Level

Start Date: Immediately

Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree

Industry: Architecture & Planning

Function: Construction & Engineering

Description:

TheGroup is a leading independent consultancy specialising in acquisition, planning, design, environment and economics. Their services span the entire project process from site initiation through to planning, design and delivery, ensuring we achieve optimal results.

They have over 260 skilled and experienced staff operating from eleven offices across ten locations throughout the UK. Their approach combines local and national knowledge of the property and development industry providing our clients with an unrivalled understanding of what is required to make their schemes successful.

The Group are looking for a GIS Specialist to join its Property Department, working ideally out of their Liverpool office, although a Manchester base will also be considered.

You will be required to work across all aspects of development activity, primarily for the Property Department based in Liverpool but also supporting all aspects of planning and development work in the North West and across the UK.

The focus will be across a range of different sectors including renewable energy, residential development, telecommunications and commercial property. Tasks will include building site search models within ArcGIS, the setting up and management of ArcGIS Online, Collector and web based application builder services, preparation of drawings, plans and info graphics, the use of Story Maps and spatial data analysis. You will be required to work to tight deadlines and be thorough and methodical in your approach to tasks.

Software and Experience

Essential;

  • Have a relevant University degree or equivalent qualifications and/or experience.
  • Expertise in use of the ESRI desktop software platform, including ArcGIS, ArcGIS Online, Collector
  • app and web application builder.
  • Experience with the capture, storage and analysis of spatial and geographical data.
  • Ability to deliver work on budget and to deadlines as part of a multi-disciplinary team spread across diverse geographical locations.
  • Experience managing and delivering GIS projects for internal and external clients.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills;
  • Good programming and analytical skills for data manipulation and management.
  • A creative thinker to solve development and software issues.
  • Strong attention to detail and an ability to apply knowledge into practical schemes.
  • A focus on results and project delivery.

Desirable:

  • Exposure to other desktop GIS software (e.g. MapInfo, QGIS, GRASS); Programming languages and software development (Javascript, Python, .NET).
  • Working knowledge of CAD packages such as AutoCAD or Vectorworks.
  • Familiarity of working with the ESRI Spatial Analyst and 3D Analyst extensions.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an exciting and dynamic market leading national consultancy with the benefit of working across a diverse range of market sectors.

Salary: We are offering an excellent salary and benefits package along with significant opportunities for career progression and personal development.

Location: Liverpool, UK

Salary: £30,000.00 – £35,000.00 Per Annum

Job Level: Mid-Senior Level

Start Date: Immediately

Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree

Industry: Architecture & Planning

Function: Construction & Engineering

Application Questions – Edit

You have requested that Indeed ask candidates the following questions:

  • How many years of GIS Projects experience do you have?
  • How many years of ESRI desktop software platform, including ArcGIS experience do you have?
  • How many years of analysis of spatial and geographical data experience do you have?
  • How many years of MapInfo, QGIS, GRASS experience do you have?
  • How many years of CAD packages such as AutoCAD or Vectorworks experience do you have?
  • Have you completed the following level of education: Bachelor’s?
  • Do you have the following licence or certification: legal to work in the UK?
  • Are you in Liverpool, Merseyside?
  • Do you speak fluent English?

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