GIS SpecialistNewcastle Upon Tyne

We have an exciting opportunity for a GIS Specialist to join our team. The successful candidate will work along-side experienced and knowledgeable GIS staff and some of the industry’s leading Project and Geotechnical Engineers to produce project deliverables for offshore energy projects.

Typical tasks will involve data processing, analysis, and management as well as the production of report figures, drawings, charts and electronic applications and datasets. The ideal candidate will have five years of experience working in the offshore sector, although less experienced but highly motivated candidates will also be considered.

This role is based in Newcastle, but we will consider applicants from other locations with suitable experience working in the offshore energy sector.

Main Responsibilities:

1.       Production of high quality figures, drawings, charts, electronic datasets and online applications as required for each project’s deliverables.

2.       Management of Corporate and Project databases and applications

3.       Manage operation of GIS equipment, software, data and products

4.       Cooperation with existing GIS staff and Cathie Engineers

5.       Cooperation with project stakeholders

6.       Cooperation with external suppliers and contractors

7.       Related duties assigned by direct reports and project leads and stakeholders

Key Result Areas

1.      High quality products and outputs and work practices.

2.      Willingness to learn and develop new technical knowledge and business acumen.

3.      Acceptable level of technical experience and ability demonstrated in the skills matrix record.

4.      Effective management of his/her own work, in terms of quality, timescales, working time and utilisation.

5.      Good communication skills, initiative and team work.

6.      Respect for their colleagues and managers, good work attitude and strong work ethic.

7.      Has relevant offshore experience (when applicable).


1.      Quality of work and delivery.

2.      Positive feedback from PMs, colleagues and seniors.

3.      Work attitude, communication and knowledge share.

4.      Contribution to technical developments and R&D initiatives

5.      Basic knowledge of project management, good knowledge of the fundamentals of the QA system.

Minimum job requirements

  • 5 GCSE Grade A*- C including Maths and English
  • Degree in GIS related subject
  • High degree of competency with ARC GIS Software

What we offer:

  • To work for a leading engineering consultancy with significant reputation and long track record in offshore engineering
  • Chartership support
  • A modern and friendly office environment
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Opportunities for internally provided and external training
  • Mentorship by reputable lead engineers
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company pension
  • Private healthcare
  • Dental benefits; and
  • Bike to work scheme

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