Bathurst Regional Council

Spatial Analyst

Posted: 12 May
Closes: 12 Jun
Bathurst, NSW


About the role

Bathurst Regional Council is currently seeking a motivated and suitably qualified Spatial Analyst to join the Information Services team.  The successful applicant will be working within the GIS Section to assist with the maintenance of Council's Geographic Information Systems and perform analysis work to add value to enhance the provision of service to Council staff and the greater Bathurst Community.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a small team of committed individuals who are seeking to implement the latest technology and practices to support a growing city in this very exciting era of technological change and disruption.

Working within this team you will be providing support and advice to staff at Bathurst Regional Council in their growing need for spatial information and data insights. The position will also require you to develop, in conjunction with key customers, interfaces and maps to assist in the visualisation of Council's spatial datasets. 

Key Requirements

  • Tertiary qualification applicable to GIS or Spatial Analysis
  • Demonstrated experience using, maintaining and supporting mapping software such as MapInfo, QGIS, IntraMaps, ArcGIS
  • Experience using GIS databases and writing SQL queries
  • Experience or familiarity with programming languages such as Python or R
  • Experience in a Windows Server environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of a small, committed team
  • Current Class C Driver’s Licence

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This position requires a pre employment health assessment which includes a functional, audio and drug & alcohol screen.

Salary: $1,279.00 to $1,343.74 per week + super 

Position Status: Permanent Full Time 

Hours of work: 35 hours per week with an RDO every third week

Application closing date: Sunday, 12 June 2022, at 11.30pm

Contact Officer: Kayode Adepoju- 02 6333 6230

Bathurst Regional Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

To submit your application for this position, please complete the questionnaire below. You will then be prompted to attach your resume and copies of any relevant qualifications (please note, attaching a resume is mandatory). You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job.