Geospatial Information Analyst, Wellington

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Providing you a very real opportunity to develop your GIS career
Involvement in significant and essential programmes of work
A leader in the GIS field in New Zealand, and a great place to work
As one of the Geospatial Information Analysts (GIS) in Wellington you will work as part of a dedicated team of professionals based around the country, and play a key role in providing Geospatial information analysis services internally and externally. This is an opportunity for a systems thinking, experienced practitioner.

You will from time to time provide field support in a GIS capacity at large operations.

You will have a sound understanding of GIS (theory and practical) and be experienced in the ESRI suite with specific understanding of ArcGIS online and preferably ArcGIS Enterprise.

Further you will have proven experience of FME and python. Experience of Geocortex applications workflow would be an advantage.


To be successful you will have a very strong technical orientation, but also bring the interpersonal, communication and engagement skills to be effective in a changing, dynamic and diverse organisation.


You will be able to work effectively within the team and the wider organisation, and have the necessary initiative and problem-solving skills required to provide solutions. This role has the scope and diversity to broaden and enhance your GIS career, and you will work with the latest tools, be involved with future-focused projects, and be viewed as an industry specialist.


Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory, including a valid work visa covering the whole period of employment if applying internationally.

Please apply online via the DOC Careers Centre.  Applications must include a cover letter, CV and evidence of the required capabilities as per the role description.

For more information please contact Norm Thornley, telephone 027 3333388, quoting vacancy 100/6535.

Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 27 January 2020.

DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture.