GIS Officer - 3 year contract

Company:

All Aspects Recruitment & HR Services


Category:

Environmental / Horticulture / Agriculture


Education:

University


Experience:

Between 3 and 5 Years


Work city:

Darwin


Work start:

30.11.-0001


Salary:

$70,685 - $82,597 pa + entitlements


Duration:

3 year fixed term contract


Job opportunities:

2


Created:

30.05.2018


The GIS Officer is responsible for the preparation of maps for native title claims, land claims, mining, resource management, environmental and land needs issues and other mapping requirements of the client, including the future planning of the GIS and mapping needs and training of other staff.

Applicants should possess -

  • Experience in the use of GIS software, including capture, manipulation and analysis of spatial data, and the implementation and development of GIS.
  • Knowledge of mapping techniques and technology, including GIS and GPS and the ability to use GIS software to create maps of a high standard and to effectively manage data is essential.
  • You will have a Bachelor of Science Degree or equivalent, preferably in cartography, surveying, geography, computing and/or the social sciences or similar disciplines, as well as formal training in use and application of GIS as under graduate or postgraduate.
  • High level oral and written communication and the ability to prioritise work and meet deadlines and to assist with the development of staff mapping skills is required.
  • A knowledge of Aboriginal culture and society and the issues affecting Aboriginal people in the Northern Territory and an ability to communicate effectively with Aboriginal people is essential, as is possession of a current NT driver’s licence.

Essential Criteria:

  1. A Bachelor of Science Degree or equivalent, preferably in cartography, surveying, geography, computing and/or the social sciences or similar disciplines
  2. Formal training in use and application of GIS as under graduate or postgraduate
  3. Experience in the use of GIS software, including capture, manipulation and analysis of spatial data 4. Experience in the implementation and development of GIS
  4. Experience in preparing maps using GIS
  5. Experience using Windows operating system
  6. Experience with databases and Microsoft products
  7. High level of oral and written communication skills
  8. Ability to prioritise work and meet deadlines
  9. Knowledge of mapping techniques and technology, including GIS and GPS
  10. A knowledge of Aboriginal culture and society, and the issues affecting Aboriginal people in the Northern Territory and an ability to communicate effectively with Aboriginal people
  11. Knowledge of, and commitment to, the principles of Equity and Diversity, Participative Workplace Practices, and Occupational Health and Safety and the ability to apply them in the workplace.

Desirable Criteria:

  1. Experience in working with and an understanding of Aboriginal culture.
  2. Ability to promote and practise equal employment opportunity, occupational health and safety, and industrial democracy principles in accordance with company policy.
  3. Ability to communicate effectively with Aboriginal people.
  4. Knowledge of the Native Title Act 1993 and the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976

To apply please email a copy of your response to the selection criteria including a current copy of your resume to [email protected]

Applications Close Monday 4th June 2018.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

 

 

 

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All Aspects Recruitment & HR Services
7/38 Woods St, Darwin, NT Australia 0800
Office: (08) 8981 7431
Mob: 0426 206 213
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.aarecruit.com.au

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