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GIS Technician - EDF

Overview:

EDF Renewables Ltd. is one of the world’s leading renewable energy companies, focusing on wind power, solar and battery storage technology. We develop, build, operate and maintain wind farms, and in the UK we currently have a portfolio of 35 projects, which includes 2 offshore wind farms, as well as the largest battery plant in the UK and we have approximately 965MW of operational wind farms, with a further 2+GW at various stages of progression (consented, planning and development). We are expanding our team in Ireland in this exciting time in the renewable industry.

The GIS Officer will be responsible for the management of the GIS elements of the development business.

This includes hardware, software and resources to ensure that the business maximises the value added from GIS data. Ensuring that the GIS functionality and systems are fit for the current and future needs of the business.

 

Responsibilities:

Manage GIS applications and maintain/update as required.

Provide support for in-house GIS systems

Manage GIS data & storage ensuring that it meets industry, legal and internal standards

Ensure that the data is up to date, validated & associated with appropriate internal and external datasets

Create mapping data, and maps customised to team requirements and needs

Provide mapping constraint analysis capability for sourcing renewable energy sites

Ensure that where applicable GIS supports the businesses processes

Provide the GIS expertise for projects with GIS requirements

Production of highly accurate GIS mapping working closely with development teams

All other tasks required in supporting GIS functions; such as map making and specific data collaboration.

 

Skills/Competencies:

Civil Engineering/Surveying/Geographic Information Systems

Computer skills – Office, Excel, Windows, Outlook, Powerpoint Etc

ESRI ArcGIS Desktop 9.3 & 10+ products including MapInfo

Technical drawing – AutoCad would be a distinct advantage

Excellent & detailed record keeping

Ability to write reports

Problem solving/analytical

Very good interpersonal skills

 

Qualifications and Experience:

An undergraduate degree (minimum Level 7) in Civil Engineering, Geo-Surveying, or Geography. Ideally with additional training or qualification in IT Systems or specifically Geospatial Information Systems

The successful candidate ideally should have prior verifiable experience, minimum of 4years, in a similar role within a large organisation or authority.

Skills/ Competencies:

Civil Engineering/Surveying/Geographic Information Systems

Computer skills – Office, Excel, Windows, Outlook, Powerpoint Etc

ESRI ArcGIS Desktop 9.3 & 10+ products including MapInfo

Technical drawing – AutoCad would be a distinct advantage

Previous knowledge and experience with Engineering/ Work-flow management Programs or Applications, even contract based/bespoke.

Excellent & detailed record keeping

Ability to write reports

Experience of working within Quality driven/ISO compliant systems

Problem solving/analytical

Very good interpersonal skills

INDLP


Job Types: Full-time, Contract

 

Experience:

GIS: 1 year (Preferred)

Contact Kevin.Daly@edf-re.uk

 

Contact

1 Roseville Naas Kildare Ireland
+353 (0)86 811 0101

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