Junior GIS Planner

Junior GIS Planner

Job Title: Junior GIS Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blandford Forum, Dorset
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Reference: 16839_1632744170
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 27, 2021 13:02

Job Description

Our client are a fast-growing Internet Provider in the South West they are changing the way full fibre broadband is rolled out in rural areas.
They design, build and manage their own 2000km FTTP network in-house and are one of the leading suppliers making use of the LFFN Gigabit Voucher program

They are currently looking for a Junior GIS Planner to join them to join the surveying team who are primarily responsible for managing the technical network mapping.

Responsibilities will include:

*Aid the Construction Team and Planning Team Managers in organising and accurately documenting planned fibre construction and help with the planning and mapping of future fibre projects.
*Assist with the organisation, planning and recording of network fibre splicing.
*Keeping their network site database updated with all relevant information such as: The precise GPS location, device numbers and models, site codes and other identifiers, photographs etc.
*Creating as built network maps using a combination of GIS mapping software, Google Earth and other platforms.
*Using HM Land Registry to plot land ownership polygons and aid the process of planning new fibre routes.

Essential requirements:

*University degree or equivalent in Surveying, Geography, Geology or similar.
*Experience of using CAD or GIS software
*Any experience of Telecoms surveying would be beneficial.

Location: Blandford, Dorset
Salary: £20-24K

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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