GIS Technician

Middlemarch Environmental Ltd

Coventry, West Midlands
£20,000 - £25,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Thursday, 25th April 2019   6 days left

Middlemarch Environmental Ltd are recruiting a GIS Technician to join our dynamic, client-focused team based at our head office in Coventry. Middlemarch are one of the UK’s leading biodiversity and arboricultural consultancies, offering expertise and creative solutions for disciplines including survey and assessment, natural capital and biodiversity net gain, mitigation design and data management. GIS plays an integral role in many of our projects, and we have invested significantly to allow us to enhance integration between our survey and GIS teams and to provide more GIS-led products. As part of this investment we have identified an exciting opportunity for the right person to join our growing team. The role is mainly focused on GIS cartography and data solutions to support our ecological products and organising field data collection. You will also have an opportunity to contribute to developing GIS solutions at Middlemarch, based on your specific skillset.

About you:

You will be looking to commence or build upon a career based around the use of GIS to provide client-focused solutions. Ideally, you will have an interest in the biodiversity sector and an appreciation of the challenges associated with ecological field surveys. You will be educated to degree level in a relevant discipline, ideally with experience in a GIS-related job role. You will be proficient in using GIS software (preferably ArcGIS), able to demonstrate problem-solving capabilities and a willingness to further develop your skills in GIS. Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a diverse team are essential.

Experience in CAD software, Python scripting and ArcGIS Online (and associated apps) would be advantageous.

The role will initially be fixed term (1 year) with potential for becoming permanent.

If you have any questions or wish to discuss the role then please contact Susanna Saari (GIS Manager) on

To access full job details and to apply, please visit our careers page here.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 25th April 2019 with interviews being held at our Head Office in Coventry during Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd May 2019.

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