Company Info

Cawdor Forestry Ltd
Estate, Office, Cawdor, IV12 5RE
Nairn, United Kingdom

Phone: 01667 402415
Web Site: www.cawdorforestry.com

Company Profile


GIS/Data Manager


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Job ID:

236

Location:

Nairn (Inverness), United Kingdom 

Category:

GIS, GIS Manager

Salary:

Dependent on experience
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Job Views:

148

Employment Type:

Full time, Part time

Posted:

09.29.2017
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Job Description:

Position: GIS/Data manager
Employment Type: Full time (part-time negotiable)
Employment Term: Up to 12 months (maternity cover)

Cawdor Forestry is a respected and innovative forestry consultancy, specialising in providing quality forest management services to a diverse range of clients in the Highlands and north east of Scotland. 
 
We have an exciting opportunity for a GIS/Data manager to join our team to provide maternity cover for our current manager.  This role involves working in a small business on a diverse mix of projects including; forest planning and management, GIS and cartography, forest certification and contract management.  Based in Cawdor, near Nairn in the Highlands of Scotland this provides a fantastic opportunity to live and work in an exceptional part of the world with excellent access to the outdoors.   

Expected starting date in January 2018, salary dependent on experience.

The key job responsibilities are:
Maintain forestry geospatial database and map records.
Ensure quality and currency of geospatial data and map outputs.
Provide GIS, mapping and data management support to forest managers and clients.
Assist with forest management fieldwork tasks. 
Provide IT support to forest managers.
 

Job Requirements:

The successful candidate is expected to have:
A relevant qualification in GIS, or including a GIS module.
Experience in using QGIS and ArcGIS.
Experience in using Microsoft Office.
High PC literacy.
An eye for detail.
An adaptable and willing to learn attitude.
A genuine interest in the use of GIS and IT.
Clear communication skills with colleagues and clients.
An understanding of the rural environment.
 
Additional desirable requirements:
Experience of working with databases, especially PostGIS and MS Access.
GPS surveying / data collection experience.
Experience/knowledge of the forestry industry.
A knowledge of the rural payments and grants system.
An interest in cartography and data presentation.
 
If you think that you are the person we are looking for please submit a covering letter/email and CV by the 27th Oct 2017 to: Amy Taylor, Cawdor Forestry, Estate Office, Cawdor, Nairn, IV12 5RE, amy@cawdorforestry.com.
 
For more information please feel free to call Amy for an informal chat on 01667 402415.
 
 


Company Info


Cawdor Forestry Ltd
Estate, Office, Cawdor, IV12 5RE
Nairn, United Kingdom
Phone: 01667 402415
Web Site: www.cawdorforestry.com

GIS/Data Manager

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Job ID:

236

Location:

Nairn (Inverness), United Kingdom 

Category:

GIS, GIS Manager

Salary:

Dependent on experience
col-narrow-right   

Job Views:

148

Employment Type:

Full time, Part time

Posted:

09.29.2017
col-wide   

Job Description:

Position: GIS/Data manager
Employment Type: Full time (part-time negotiable)
Employment Term: Up to 12 months (maternity cover)

Cawdor Forestry is a respected and innovative forestry consultancy, specialising in providing quality forest management services to a diverse range of clients in the Highlands and north east of Scotland. 
 
We have an exciting opportunity for a GIS/Data manager to join our team to provide maternity cover for our current manager.  This role involves working in a small business on a diverse mix of projects including; forest planning and management, GIS and cartography, forest certification and contract management.  Based in Cawdor, near Nairn in the Highlands of Scotland this provides a fantastic opportunity to live and work in an exceptional part of the world with excellent access to the outdoors.   

Expected starting date in January 2018, salary dependent on experience.

The key job responsibilities are:
Maintain forestry geospatial database and map records.
Ensure quality and currency of geospatial data and map outputs.
Provide GIS, mapping and data management support to forest managers and clients.
Assist with forest management fieldwork tasks. 
Provide IT support to forest managers.
 

Job Requirements:

The successful candidate is expected to have:
A relevant qualification in GIS, or including a GIS module.
Experience in using QGIS and ArcGIS.
Experience in using Microsoft Office.
High PC literacy.
An eye for detail.
An adaptable and willing to learn attitude.
A genuine interest in the use of GIS and IT.
Clear communication skills with colleagues and clients.
An understanding of the rural environment.
 
Additional desirable requirements:
Experience of working with databases, especially PostGIS and MS Access.
GPS surveying / data collection experience.
Experience/knowledge of the forestry industry.
A knowledge of the rural payments and grants system.
An interest in cartography and data presentation.
 
If you think that you are the person we are looking for please submit a covering letter/email and CV by the 27th Oct 2017 to: Amy Taylor, Cawdor Forestry, Estate Office, Cawdor, Nairn, IV12 5RE, amy@cawdorforestry.com.
 
For more information please feel free to call Amy for an informal chat on 01667 402415.