Onshore Wind GIS Technician

£20000 - £30000 Per Annum dependent on experience
19 Sep 2013
17 Oct 2013
Nick Gillison
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Onshore Wind GIS Technician

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £20-30,000 dependent on experience

Location: London

Consultant: Nick Gillison


The Company

The Green Recruitment company is representing one of the leading producers of renewable energy. They are currently looking to recruit a Geographic Information Systems Technician.

The Role

* Generate controlled plans which will comprise of development and survey layouts and constraint maps for interior and exterior issues

* Through GIS based search help the site finding function of the development team

* Assess site feasibility and Environmental Impact Assessment

* Report back the data to key stakeholders, business partners and consultants

* Take part in the preparation of GIS/data administration, budget and resources

* Incorporate GIS with other specialist wind farm software tools

* Communicate with internal IT departments for hardware/server support

* Preserve data licence database

* Help to develop the use of GIS within the business

* For onshore wind development maintain a data management system which will include tracking/maintaining and keeping software up to date, metadata, evaluate software packages and manage GIS resources

The Candidate

* Qualification in GIS or equivalent experience

* Strong GIS skills and a knowledge of ArcGIS 10 or 10.1

* Practice with wind farm design software (WindPro or equivalent)

* Background with AutoCAD is preferred

* A knowledge of metadata standards

* Practice of modelling and python script

* In depth knowledge of data issues/sources

* Background in wind farm development is preferable

* Good written and oral communication skills

* A self-motivated individual able to work well under pressure

* Problem solving abilities

* Capacity to work on several projects at the same time

* Would be a bonus to have experience on wind farm developments

The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies.

To apply for this role please contact us at:

+44 (0) 2030022877

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