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City of London

London, United Kingdom

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Web Site: https://jobs.cityoflondon.gov.uk/

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GIS Support Officer


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Job ID:

40

Location:

London, United Kingdom 

Category:

GIS Support

Salary:

£26,120 to £29,440 per annum including Inner London Weighting (depending on experience/performance) per year
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Job Views:

6167

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

06.19.2015
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Job Description:

Job reference
OOBE101
Application closing date
Midday 6 July 2015
Salary
£26,120 to £29,440 per annum including Inner London Weighting (depending on experience/performance)

Job description
The City of London Corporation is a uniquely diverse organisation. We have a special role and wide remit that goes beyond that of an ordinary local authority.
 
We are centred at Guildhall but also have offices at Mansion House, Walbrook Wharf and outside the Square Mile in relation to our green spaces and other facilities.
 
The City of London Corporate GIS team seeks to recruit an experienced GIS Support Officer to join the team to support the full range of activities of the City of London Corporation.
 
You will:
 
  • Work with users in departments to assist with high accuracy spatial data capture and/or data migration into the corporate GIS. Developing and documenting the procedures and processes involved.
  • Work with departments to identify opportunities to make greater use of the Corporate GIS. Drafting written reports for submission to Chief Officers or Departmental Management Teams. Develop and maintain a detailed understanding of the operational needs and processes of departments across the organisation with regard to spatial data.
  • Provide technical support to internal users of the Corporate GIS, including development of appropriate materials to engage in one-to-one and small team training in the use of GIS.
You are likely to have most of the following technical skills:
 
  • Use of ArcGIS Desktop (9.3.1 or above) for high quality data capture and primary data analysis.
  • Using ArcGIS Desktop (9.3.1 or above) to create and maintain data structures within SDE and file geodatabases.
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to plan to complete a multitude of competing tasks and to deliver against the plan.
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to teach and train others to use GIS as an effective business tool.
  • Familiarity with the INSPIRE metadata standards.
You are likely to be educated to A-Level standard and may be educated to first degree level (preferably a course which included a significant amount of data analysis and/or GIS). Candidates with exceptional ArcGIS experience who are educated at least to GCSE standard or equivalent (must have at least 5 GCSEs at grade C or above (or equivalent) including Mathematics and English Language) will be considered.
 
You will have the following experience:
 
  • Must have significant and demonstrable experience using ArcGIS Desktop (9.3.1 or above).
  • Must be able to demonstrate effective experience of capturing business critical information to precise verifiable standards.
  • Must have experience of importing or migrating GIS data (both vector and raster) from other sources to ArcGIS (preferably including from MapInfo).
  • Must have significant and demonstrable experience of time management and management of competing priorities in a business setting.
  • Should be able demonstrate experience of drafting technical GIS project documentation/proposals for consumption by Chief Officers or Departmental Management Teams.
  • Should have experience of importing into ArcGIS from AutoCAD formats.
  • Experience of developing teaching materials would be an advantage.
  • Experience in process mapping, or the development of processes and procedures, is desirable.
Although based at Guildhall in the City of London, the successful candidate will be required to visit and work at other City of London sites across London for part of the time.
 
For an informal chat please contact:  Richard Steele on 020 7332 3150.
 
Closing date for applications is 12:00 noon on Monday 6 July 2015.
 
Interviews will be held at the Guildhall on Wednesday 15 July / Thursday 16 July 2015.
 
Please see the Job Information Pack for more information
 
You can apply online at the City of London website.
 
Please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour Answer phone) quoting the reference number OOBE101 if you experience any problems.  A minicom service for the hearing impaired available on 020 7332 3732.
 
The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


Company Info


City of London
London, United Kingdom
Phone:
Web Site: https://jobs.cityoflondon.gov.uk/

GIS Support Officer

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Job ID:

40

Location:

London, United Kingdom 

Category:

GIS Support

Salary:

£26,120 to £29,440 per annum including Inner London Weighting (depending on experience/performance) per year
col-narrow-right   

Job Views:

6167

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

06.19.2015
col-wide   

Job Description:

Job reference
OOBE101
Application closing date
Midday 6 July 2015
Salary
£26,120 to £29,440 per annum including Inner London Weighting (depending on experience/performance)

Job description
The City of London Corporation is a uniquely diverse organisation. We have a special role and wide remit that goes beyond that of an ordinary local authority.
 
We are centred at Guildhall but also have offices at Mansion House, Walbrook Wharf and outside the Square Mile in relation to our green spaces and other facilities.
 
The City of London Corporate GIS team seeks to recruit an experienced GIS Support Officer to join the team to support the full range of activities of the City of London Corporation.
 
You will:
 
  • Work with users in departments to assist with high accuracy spatial data capture and/or data migration into the corporate GIS. Developing and documenting the procedures and processes involved.
  • Work with departments to identify opportunities to make greater use of the Corporate GIS. Drafting written reports for submission to Chief Officers or Departmental Management Teams. Develop and maintain a detailed understanding of the operational needs and processes of departments across the organisation with regard to spatial data.
  • Provide technical support to internal users of the Corporate GIS, including development of appropriate materials to engage in one-to-one and small team training in the use of GIS.
You are likely to have most of the following technical skills:
 
  • Use of ArcGIS Desktop (9.3.1 or above) for high quality data capture and primary data analysis.
  • Using ArcGIS Desktop (9.3.1 or above) to create and maintain data structures within SDE and file geodatabases.
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to plan to complete a multitude of competing tasks and to deliver against the plan.
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to teach and train others to use GIS as an effective business tool.
  • Familiarity with the INSPIRE metadata standards.
You are likely to be educated to A-Level standard and may be educated to first degree level (preferably a course which included a significant amount of data analysis and/or GIS). Candidates with exceptional ArcGIS experience who are educated at least to GCSE standard or equivalent (must have at least 5 GCSEs at grade C or above (or equivalent) including Mathematics and English Language) will be considered.
 
You will have the following experience:
 
  • Must have significant and demonstrable experience using ArcGIS Desktop (9.3.1 or above).
  • Must be able to demonstrate effective experience of capturing business critical information to precise verifiable standards.
  • Must have experience of importing or migrating GIS data (both vector and raster) from other sources to ArcGIS (preferably including from MapInfo).
  • Must have significant and demonstrable experience of time management and management of competing priorities in a business setting.
  • Should be able demonstrate experience of drafting technical GIS project documentation/proposals for consumption by Chief Officers or Departmental Management Teams.
  • Should have experience of importing into ArcGIS from AutoCAD formats.
  • Experience of developing teaching materials would be an advantage.
  • Experience in process mapping, or the development of processes and procedures, is desirable.
Although based at Guildhall in the City of London, the successful candidate will be required to visit and work at other City of London sites across London for part of the time.
 
For an informal chat please contact:  Richard Steele on 020 7332 3150.
 
Closing date for applications is 12:00 noon on Monday 6 July 2015.
 
Interviews will be held at the Guildhall on Wednesday 15 July / Thursday 16 July 2015.
 
Please see the Job Information Pack for more information
 
You can apply online at the City of London website.
 
Please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour Answer phone) quoting the reference number OOBE101 if you experience any problems.  A minicom service for the hearing impaired available on 020 7332 3732.
 
The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.