GIS Analyst

  • Company:
    New Zealand Army
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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What you will do

You will support the capture, maintenance, processing and integration of spatial, geographic, and textual data using ESRI ArcGIS, applications used by NZDF, and other GIS related tools. You will also assist in progressing DEI’s ability to provide the right information, to the right people, from the right data, stored in the right place, and ensure data is available at the right time.

This position offers you the chance to work and learn within a highly skilled, fun, flexible, family team environment.

What we need

We are seeking a person with prior experience in Geographical Information System (GIS) data management and analysis; this covers creating custom map products using GIS software suites and an awareness of spatial data with the ability to assess, interpret and present spatial information. You will also bring experience with the management of databases and the ability to produce written reports and detailed system related documentation.

Who we are

The NZDF estate and infrastructure are critical enablers for the delivery of NZDF military capabilities and the support it provides to other government agencies and the community.

The current estate is a complex network of approximately 81,000 hectares and 5,000 buildings spread across nine camps and bases, two large land training areas and various regional locations.

The Defence Estate and Infrastructure (DEI) mission is to deliver intelligent estate and infrastructure solutions for the New Zealand Defence force. Our vision is to have a modern, safe and affordable estate that enables the delivery of military capability. Develop, maintain and manage land and infrastructure assets to support NZDF military capabilities and all of government outcomes.

Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand. As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice. 

Why Us

NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, beliefs/opinions, or family circumstances.

In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with:

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  • Fully funded life cover up to $300,000;
  • Access to holiday accommodation across NZ;
  • Discounts Handbook for selected retail, entertainment and service providers;
  • 5 weeks annual leave per year;
  • Great nearby amenities.