GIS Technician

  • Job Reference: KIN577
  • Date Posted: 28 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Kinect Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £23,600
  • Sector: GIS Data Capture
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Excellent opportunity for candidates with either academic or commercial GIS experience to join an established team in Glasgow City centre on a hybrid basis.

Skills & Experience Required

  • Proficiency with GIS software, ideally ESRI ArcGIS
  • Experience of working with data from asset management systems, ideally SAP
  • Experience with database programming languages such as SQL, R or Python
  • Proficiency with MS Access, MS Excel
  • Experience in working with large datasets and in analysing data quality
  • Analytical mindset. • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Problem solving
  • Ability to quickly learn new software applications
  • Decisive, able to quickly recommend changes
  • Flexible and adaptable to change
  • Good communication skills including the ability to provide feedback and escalate issues
  • Able to manage work in a structured and organised way, and to present back in a clear and concise manner
  • Ability to work within a team

Desirables for the role are:

  • Qualification in a GIS related field or significant experience in working with GIS software and data Utilities (Gas, Water, Electrical) knowledge
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Good interpersonal skills.