Senior GIS Analyst

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Senior GIS Analyst

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    Government General

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    0449 790 116

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

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    3 months

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Northbridge Recruitment is looking for a driven and talented Senior GIS Analyst to work within the NSW State Government on an initial 3-month contract with a view of extension.

About this role

The Senior GIS Analyst provides specialist expertise, advice and services to ensure that relevant spatial data are sourced, appropriately managed, accessible by planners and manipulated to provide supporting analytical reports and mapping outputs. The role actively contributes to a high-performance team environment, provides excellent customer service and enables continual service improvement practices.
Key accountabilities

  • Provide specialist expertise for integration and high-end manipulation, analysis, and visualisation of spatial data using GIS software.
  • Produce high quality maps and reports and actively contribute to the development and delivery of mapping and spatial projects in accordance with corporate standards.
  • Identify opportunities for technological development in the Department’s GIS and web mapping environments, and mentor Department staff in the use of GIS software.
  • Build and maintain relationships with representatives of key agencies, including local government, community groups and other stakeholders to enhance knowledge of externally sourced data holdings and collection programs and information product developments, and to facilitate the collection of data.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of data collection and management programs to ensure ready availability of quality data to key internal and external stakeholders.
  • Implement corporate data policies, standards and data management procedures to ensure that best practice is used, including developing and maintaining spatial database/s and GIS software and hardware to ensure their efficient and effective operation.
  • Actively contribute to the team to ensure high levels of performance in meeting the project/unit objectives and a culture of ongoing capability development and technological innovation, and provide mentoring, guidance and support to other team members across multiple projects.
  • Provide project management and support services including delivery of priority or complex projects.
Essential requirements
  • Tertiary qualifications in one of the following areas: spatial data integration, data analysis and mapping using ArcGIS (or other GIS programs) or other relevant discipline, or equivalent relevant experience with a specialisation in one of these areas.
Next Steps 

This is for an immediate start so do not delay APPLY now below, or email for further information.

Ronny Thai
Recruitment Consultant
Number: 0449 790 116
Suite 1.15, 98 Gloucester Street,
The Rocks, Sydney NSW, 2000 Australia

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“We encourage people with disabilities and from other diverse backgrounds to apply. We do not discriminate based on disability.”
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE for this role. Australian PR or Citizenship is required.