Graduate GIS Technician (ArcGIS)
Graduate GIS Technician (ArcGIS) Brief Overview Triad is recruiting 3 GIS Technicians for our client in York. The role is working on a GIS Data Capture project and would be looking to start in November. Job Summary Creation and update of digital map databases using ArcGIS software and using a variety of source materials including satellite imagery and Remote Sensing data. The role is an initial contract for 10 months, but the client will look to take you on a permanent basis after that period. The role would be ideally suited to graduates who have experience in GIS and using GIS software. So you could have studied GIS, Geography or something similar that would have given you exposure to working with GIS software. Experience Experience in GIS data capture for mapping projects would be beneficial. Knowledge of GIS systems and practical experience of their use would be an advantage, in particular ArcGIS. Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities Carry out tasks required of the project, within the time restraints and to specification GIS Digitisation using ArcGIS Interpretation of Satellite Imagery Land use classification Handling and interpretation of confidential information Assist with Quality Control of GIS data as and when required and feedback findings to relevant operators Identifying improvements to the process and equipment General duties required of project, including printing, copying, receipt and dispatch of materials Assist in the production of work instructions or other documentation as required Participating fully in any training offered to ensure that knowledge remains current and relevant Providing information on project/task status to your line manager, and completion of timesheets/MIS software, as required. Ensuring that all that you work within the Health & Safety guidelines at all times Other information We are planning to review CVs over the next few weeks. If this role is of interest to you or you would like more information, please contact Jon Graham or submit your application now. Triad is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief. Triad Group Plc acts as an Employment Business for this contract position.