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GIS and Draughting Technician


Contact: Chris Woods

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  • Entry level role to kick start your career
  • AutoCAD skills essential
  • South Island Provincial Location
What’s in it for me?
This is your opportunity to join a small but welcoming team that works with GIS and Asset Information. This role is based in provincial South Island so you can escape big city traffic and living costs and be on the doorstep to an amazing outdoor lifestyle including water sports and skiing. You will be able to showcase your draughting skills, assisting in the preparation of utility drawings and you will produce schematic diagrams and GIS plans to assist the engineering, construction and maintenance teams.
What would I be doing? Included in your general duties are the following:
  • Assist Engineers and Technicians in project design, preparation of plans, permits and specifications.
  • Perform complex draughting and illustrative graphics functions related to the preparation of utility engineering plans, record drawings and visual aids.
  • Draught and review drawings prepared from notes, original drawings or from verbal or written instructions.
  • Prepare routine drawings, details, profiles and topographic maps for the utility system using AutoCAD.
  • Maintain and update GIS models as required to a critical standard of accuracy.
  • Maintain and update spatial information of asset using GIS, and related information systems.
  • Verify entry of data in GIS and/or the Asset Management System.

What do I need?
To be successful in this role you will need the following:
  • Computer Aided Draughting Skills with experience in scanners and plotters
  • GIS Industry Knowledge
  • A relevant tertiary qualification
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to work under pressure and to adapt to change
  • Competent IT Skills in MS Office

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