GIS/Geospatial Technician

Job type:
on-site
Start date:
ASAP
Duration:
6 months
From:
Triad Resourcing
Location:
Yorkshire
Published at:
03/01/2021
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
Project ID:
2059902

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GIS/Geospatial Technician

Triad Group Plc is looking for several GIS/Geospatial Technicians to follow workflows to create products with data derived from LiDAR, Imagery and Asset Information. The role would be suitable for candidates early on in their career in the GIS or Geospatial Industry, or talented fresh graduates from a relevant academic background.

The role is an initial 6-month contract, with options to extend or to be taken on as a permanent member of staff. The role will take place in the client's Covid secure office.

As a successful candidate, you will be working as part of a larger team. You will work across one or several of the following areas: Remote Sensing Workflows, Mapping, Classification, Spatial Modelling and Asset Record Workflows and CAD Workflows.

Skillset:

  • Have a working knowledge of standard software packages including MicroStation, Global Mapper and ArcGIS, Excel and recognising its place within the workflow and be able to work comfortably with common workarounds.
  • Awareness of the common sensors (aerial LiDAR and imaging systems and terrestrial survey instruments) and their practical applications.
  • Awareness of geodetic concepts such as datum, projections, and units and recognising the importance of using the correct coordinate system and the impacts of not doing so. Familiarity with common coordinate systems and the ability to identify these from coordinate system definitions.
  • Ideally, you will have a university-level qualification or equivalent in a relevant discipline.
  • Alternatively, good A-Level and/or GCSE qualifications and an appropriate aptitude for working with spatial datasets and software packages, a good work ethic and an ability to learn.

Other information

If this role is of interest to you or you would like more information, please contact Ben Fowler, 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.