GIS Technician - HS2 Programme

  • Job Reference: 00000018-1
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2018
  • Recruiter: Kinect Recruitment
  • Location: Solihull, West Midlands
  • Salary: £17.00 to £21.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: GIS
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Kinects global Engineering client have an urgent requirement for GIS Technician to work on the HS2 programme.

Successful candidates will have hands on ESRIArcGIS, 2+ years commercial experience and be available to start in the next 4 weeks.

As GIS Technician, you must have an in-depth understanding of data processing, analysis and visualisation, and hold a relevant GIS Qualification.

As GIS Technician, you must have an in-depth understanding of data processing, analysis and visualisation, and hold a relevant GIS Qualification. 

At their Solihull offices, you will provide support and assistance on multiple high profile jobs, be expected to process and analyse data, and create a large number of detailed mapped outputs.

Duties to include:

  • Update and maintain GIS data sets ensuring spatial and attribute consistency and accuracy
  • Perform data audits of both internally and externally produced GIS/designs/databases
  • Identify errors with maps and design drawings
  • Collect and analyse data from multiple sources
  • Work with supply chain and staff to ensure correct update of Asset management system
  • Work with inspection teams to enable correct importing of data into associated systems
  • Supply all necessary reports out of asset management system as required by the maintenance team
  • Have up to date knowledge of working with data in various formats - ArcGIS, Access, Excel - to process, analyse and extract information
  • Working knowledge of Map production
  • Experience of creating web map viewers is ideal but not essential