Assistant GIS Officer
- Agency: Lands & Survey
- Reference: R02082017
- Posted: 11-Sep-2017
- Closing Date: 25-Sep-2017
- Salary: $35,916 - $48,276
- Job Description
Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands
Applications are invited for the following post:
ASSISTANT GIS OFFICER LANDS & SURVEY DEPARTMENT
The Lands & Survey Department of the Cayman Islands Government has an immediate vacancy for an Assistant GIS Officer in the National GIS team. The post-holder will facilitate the creation of customized and statutory mapping as necessary. They will also provide ongoing data collection, collation, maintenance and expertise in support of the National Geographic Information System (NGIS).
Applications are invited from candidates with a strong GIS skill set that emphasizes the ability to work effectively within a team of GIS specialists in a production-oriented environment . Central to the role will be the utilization of the ESRI suite of GIS software for the provision of mapping expertise for customized and statutory mapping. Additionally, the role assists in the creation, update and maintenance of numerous data layers of land information and associated metadata as needed.
Candidates should possess a minimum of a Diploma or Certificate in Cartography, GIS (or equivalent) and at least 2 years relevant industry experience in a Land Records GIS environment. A good level of proficiency in GIS (specifically in relation to data and database manipulation for mapping purposes) and knowledge and practical skills in the use of Microsoft’s Office suite of products is essential.
PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION FORM & RESUME TO:
Director, Lands & Survey Department
Government Admin Building, 133 Elgin Avenue,
P.O. Box 120
Grand Cayman KY1-9000 CAYMAN ISLANDS
Fax: (345) 949-2187 Email: recruitment.LSU@gov.ky
For an official application form and the job description please visit www.caymanlandinfo.ky
N.B. All applications MUST be submitted on the appropriate form. E-mail delivery is acceptable.
DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: 25 SEPTEMBER, 2017
Benefits will be determined in accordance with the Public Service Management Law, Personnel Regulations, the Public Service Pensions Law and the CINICO Health Plan as may be amended from time to time. Pension and health benefits are non-contributory.