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GIS Officer

Job No: NSC683
Location: Narrabri
• Full coordination of Council’s GIS databases
• $69,459 to $76.860 plus superannuation
• Ongoing training and support
• Potential for a hybrid work model

About Us

At Narrabri Shire Council, we are champions of a vibrant regional community, thriving with opportunity and innovation. We nurture a culture where excellence thrives, championing continuous professional development and growth. Our team is driven by a shared passion for making a difference in the lives of our residents, guided by our core values.

About the Role

As our GIS Officer, some of your day-to-day responsibilities will be:
• Undertake data management functions that ensure that Council’s spatial datasets, in particular land and property, asset and environmental are accurate and can be used with confidence to support business decision making.
• Produce spatial products including maps, map layers, visualisations and other representations that are meaningful and useful to... the business to support decision making.
• Maintain an awareness of trends and issues arising in the spatial sector to ensure Council’s system is comparable with current best practice, given the available resources.

Please refer to the attached Position Description for additional information.

About You

As our ideal candidate, you will:
• Have sound working knowledge and recent experience within GIS, property and assets management.
• Have experience with Geographic Information Systems and programs
• Hold qualifications relevant to this position
• Have demonstrated familiarity and compliance with relevant legislation, Australian Standards, Design Guidelines and Codes of Practice relevant to NSW Local Government
• Significant demonstrated experience in interacting with multi-disciplinary teams, effective management and influence of employees not under your direct supervision and promoting team work across an organisation.

What We Offer

This role offers an opportunity to be part of a supportive team that will encourage you to use and expand upon your skills and knowledge. You will be part of a community who values integrity and leadership. In return for your hard work and dedication, you will have access to flexible working hours, on-the-job training, and professional development.

Further Enquiries

Enquiries regarding this position should be directed to Mark Lang, Manager Customer and Information Services, on (02) 6799 6866.

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position with Narrabri Shire Council, we would love to hear from you! You will be diverted to our website where you will be requested to complete the selection criteria and attach your resume and cover letter. All correspondence regarding your application status and interview will be forwarded via email.

To apply, follow the instructions below:

Complete the information below as requested
Click ‘APPLY’
Attach your resume and cover letter
Click ‘NEXT’ and ‘CONFIRM’

Please note that all correspondence regarding your application status and interview will be forwarded via email.

Closing Date for Applications

Applications for this position close on Friday, 5 April at 5.00 pm.

Narrabri Shire Council reserves the right to close, withdraw or extend vacancies without prior notice.

Narrabri Shire Council is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. We support difference and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees and community and are committed to celebrating diversity and creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Narrabri Shire Council is committed to ensuring all people's health, safety and well-being within our workplace. Please note that the successful applicant will be required to be fully vaccinated with an approved COVID-19 vaccine before commencing employment with Narrabri Shire Council or provide evidence of an authorised medical contraindication
Narrabri NSW Australia


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