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Graduate GIS Technician

Reference   (Please mention Stopdodo/Environment Jobs in your application)
Sectors Hydrology, Hydrogeology, Water Resources
Location England (West Midlands) - UK
Type Temporary / Contract / Seasonal
Status Full Time
Level Voluntary & Interns
Deadline 04/09/2009
Company Name ADAS
Contact Name HR
Website Further Details / Applications
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Directory Entry : ADAS is the UK's largest independent provider of environmental consultancy, rural development services and policy advice.
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We require a well-motivated, dynamic person to join our existing team for an initial fixed-term one-year appointment (with the potential for extension). The role does not require years of experience in all related aspects of our work, but we are looking for a candidate with an enthusiasm for environmental issues and an aptitude to learn and develop new skills.

 You will be exposed to high profile contracts that will allow you to acquire new skills quickly. The role will involve the manipulation and analysis of spatial data, the application of spatial models, producing creative, high quality graphical output and the opportunity to develop skills outside of these core areas in applications such as Microsoft Access and statistics packages. Training will be provided for the successful candidate. 

The role is within the successful Environment Group, delivering policy support and implementation through Environmental Modelling, GIS and Decision Support Systems to a wide range of commercial and Government clients.


Essential Skills

  • Degree in Environmental or Geographical Sciences or related discipline (or equivalent experience)
  • A keen interest in rural / environmental issues
  • Numerical analyses / report writing
  • Knowledge of GIS packages (preferably ESRI ArcGIS) 

Desirable Skills

  • Knowledge of agri-environment concerns and issues relating to the management of the countryside
  • Experience of programming and / or environmental modelling
  • A flair for creative design with an eye for detail 
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