GIS Analyst


Marlborough is a globally-connected district of smart, progressive, high-value enterprises, known for our economic efficiency, quality lifestyle and wellbeing, caring community, desirable location and healthy natural environment.

Marlborough District Council is investing in Marlborough’s future by striving to provide the people of Marlborough with a great quality of life and a healthy natural environment.

Council has an exciting role for a GIS Analyst to further develop geospatial technology and promote its use within the organisation.  The successful applicant will get to work within a dynamic team, and will be in a position to add considerable value to future Council related projects.

For this role you will require:

  • A relevant tertiary qualification with a focus on geospatial systems.
  • Advanced knowledge of geospatial theory and application.
  • Advanced skills on all components of the ESRI ArcGIS suite of software.
  • Good IT technical knowledge of geospatial integration and web technologies.
  • Experience with python scripting would be an advantage.

You will also be required to have good problem solving, analysis and customer service skills.  You will have strong project planning and management skills, and will be reliable, level-headed with an acute attention to detail.

If you are a team player and would like to utilise your advanced GIS knowledge, skills, and experience, then this is a great opportunity for you.

Applications close at 5.00 pm on 30 January 2019

Applications should be made online via the careers section of Marlborough District Council’s website where you will find full information on the vacancy and how to apply.

For further information you are welcome to contact Stacey.Young@marlborough.govt.nz.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: AKAL943343

Location: Blenheim

Closing Date: 5.00 pm 30 January 2019