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GIS Operators (all levels) - Ref. 764

Midlands - West
Date Posted:
15 Jul 2019
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Job Description

Flomatik Network Services are seeking GIS Operators to work in our GIS team based in our Minworth offices near Birmingham. Working on major accounts with household telecoms names you’ll be working in the team which is responsible for all large-scale telecommunication network infrastructure projects throughout the UK (we have a cross functional team including planning, GIS and quality assurance – these teams are based in our Minworth offices and also in remote sites in the UK and even overseas in one of our sister companies). Eager to learn new leading-edge GIS tools and develop in the GIS team to enhance your career moving forwards in the future, this position is seeking entry level GIS candidates through to candidates who are already skilled users of GIS systems.

Main Outline Duties and Person Requirement:

  • Taking existing planned data (including straight line diagrams) and inputting into system
  • Prioritisation of data capture work activities subject to work scheduled
  • Liaise with the planning team through the GIS supervisors for data capture schedule
  • Highlight and escalate anomalies within as-built data 
  • Be responsible with the National Planners for the planning pack creation, updating and the completion of
  • Work to strict deadlines, whilst delivering high quality work with minimal supervision
  • Communicating with a variety of national utility companies nationwide to obtain their statistics

The Typical personal attributes (skills, aptitude and understandings) might include:

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, CAD programs including Auto-Cad for example and be ‘tech savvy’
  • Maybe understanding or use a programming language such as Python
  • Ability to work in a cross functional team environment
  • Proven track record of GIS understanding or education
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Ability to work unsupervised whilst delivering a high volume quality of work
  • Flexibility to work across multiple facets of the GIS E2E process at any given time
  • Ability to draw together different technical disciplines
  • Attention to detail in your work and taken pride in the output
  • Ability to interrogate and question a planned network design
  • Attention to detail and accuracy coupled with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Relationship builder, great attention to detail, diligent and can see ‘the bigger picture’
  • Appropriate educational background which may include GIS, geographical, etc.
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills

Flomatik is a telecommunications and broadcast industry recognised and results-driven Network Services company who works with both major telecommunications operators and new entrepreneurial start-up businesses who are under pressure to deliver extraordinary technological and operational change; clients that value a partner that can respond quickly and achieve optimal results.

The company provides its clients with right-sized solutions for each project, from key personnel, to whole teams, turnkey services and through to full functional outsourcing. Complex projects are delivered by developing shared understanding to generate efficient and effective solutions that reduce project complexity and uncertainty, saving clients both time and money.

At our heart lies a passion for quality and success, embodied by a team of outstanding and committed specialists. The organisation blends the experience and wisdom of long-standing professionals, with the hunger and excitement of new talent.