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GIS Technician

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Our one core value, Integrity, in its broadest sense drives the culture of our organisation. Safety is paramount. Client satisfaction comes second only to safety which requires aligning our services to client priorities, striving to achieve value for money and achieving continuous improvements.  It is also our duty to enable staff to perform to their best ability and we need to run a commercially fit organisation in a responsible manner.

We have an exciting opportunity for a GIS Technician to join our busy team at our office in Amarda Way, Beckton. We are looking for a GIS Technician to deliver highly accurate updates to the Network Asset Management System for Ringway Jacobs on behalf of TfL. The role requires good knowledge and understanding of IM Systems in particular Asset Management Systems and excellent communication skills in all mediums. The ideal candidate will have experience of working with an asset management system and performing GIS asset inventory updates to a high degree of accuracy.



Assist in the maintenance of the highway asset database to a high degree of accuracy.

Update and maintain GIS datasets ensuring spatial and attribute consistency and accuracy.

Perform data audits of both internally and externally produced GIS/designs/databases.

Undertake site visits performing updates/verifications.

Identify errors with maps and design drawings.

Ensure assets are updated on NAMS after maintenance or scheme works.

Aid in the achievement of service performance indicators.

Delivery of works within tight deadlines.

Delivery of business plan objectives.

To follow BMS system processes.

Work with supply chain and RJ staff to ensure correct update of Asset management system.

Work with inspection teams to enable correct importing of data into associated systems.

Supply all necessary reports out of asset management system as required by the maintenance team.

Provide reports on defects, works orders etc. as necessary through NAMS to staff.

General administrative duties.

To carry out other duties consistent with the above that may be directed or implied from time to time as required commensurate to the post.

Aid in the achievement of service performance indicators.

Provide and validate data for Service Performance Indicators.

Delivery of works within tight deadlines.

General administrative duties.

Promote a safe working environment.

Ensure data submitted to internal and external clients is error free.

To support team in meeting performance reporting deadlines.

Delivery of elements of the maintenance contract as defined by the Asset Manager.

Ensure all related service performance indicators and contractual requirements are met

Delivery of business plan objectives.

To follow the BMS systems processes.

Increase client confidence through quality of performance indicator and internal audit compliance.

Increase functionality to maximise efficiency of delivery of work whilst maintaining compliance.



Skills and Experience

Ability to evaluate and deconstruct ICT file information.

Proficient use in GIS software – Particularly MapInfo Professional.

Proficient in the use of other software packages e.g. MS Office etc.

Ability to coordinate and collaborate with other team members.

Ability to show continual improvement in the role and to the wider organisation.

Ability to communicate effectively within all mediums.

Ability to prioritise workloads.

An understanding of the LoHAC, Borough & County Networks.





Other Information

  • Salary: TBC - depending on experience
  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: Armada Way, Beckton, London
  • Career Level: n/a
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  • Keywords: GIS Technician