Glenorchy is Tasmania’s fourth largest city with a population of 46,790. The City lies on the western shore of the Derwent River, next to the City of Hobart. Glenorchy is the second biggest employment location in greater Hobart and the industrial centre for Tasmania. Home to the world-famous Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), Glenorchy also has vibrant retail and community services sectors. Our community’s vision for the City is to be a proud city; a city of arts; of opportunity; of partnerships; a city that makes exciting things happen.
We are looking for a suitably qualified GIS Administrator to join the ICT Department within a dynamic Council, which will allow you to capitalise on your existing skillset. You will be undertaking the administration of Council’s Geographic Information System (GIS).
The candidate will have knowledge of the principles of geospatial information science and GIS technology and extensive experience in GIS software for asset management, couple with knowledge of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) for data collection and GIS integration and the ability to employ LiDAR and raster data and extensive experience using spatial data transformation and manipulation software, particularly Safe Software’s FME product, including being proficient with scripting languages to achieve system administration, for example, Python, including knowledge of spatial database systems and structured query language.
The successful candidate will have completed a degree in spatial sciences or other relevant discipline or five (5) years of experience in the use of GIS technology or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Position Number: 100120
Position Hours: Full-time, 75 hours per fortnight.
Salary: Schedule A, Salary Point 12 $74,272.74 to $83,591.91 in accordance with Glenorchy City Council’s Enterprise Agreement 2016
Please note that all successful applicants will be required to provide a current National Police Check prior to commencement of employment.
For further information on this position, contact Arthur Baccus, ICT Coordinator on (03) 6216 6800.
How to apply: Applications for this position must be lodged on this submission site or on the Glenorchy City Council website www.gcc.tas.gov.au - Careers page.
To be considered for this role, all applicants must address the key selection criteria in the Position Description and provide a current resume. A copy of the position description can be found by clicking the below hyperlink or on the Glenorchy City Council website.
Applications close at 8pm on Sunday, 7 March 2021