GIS Operator

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About this vacancy

  • Contract Type

    Full Time
  • Duration

    Permanent
  • Functions

    Engineering / Telecoms
  • Start Date

  • Location

    Minworth (Birmingham)
  • Salary

    £19,000 + benefits
Closing Date: 31st January 2019 Apply Now

GIS Operator

About this vacancy

Working on large scale telecoms infrastructure projects with major UK operators you will be part of a vibrant GIS team based in our engineering headquarters in Minworth, Birmingham (with public transport access).

Working closely with the Flomatik Networks planning team the person will be responsible for taking data from various sources throughout the business and inputting this into the GIS system helping to produce planning packs for our client base.

You will be part of a large planning function and be working on major network projects for Virgin Media, Vodafone and other clients. With the skills of a GIS operator you will have the foundations to develop your career in a number of directions in Flomatik.

A range of typical duties/responsibility would include:

  • Taking existing planned data (including straight line diagrams) and inputting into system
  • Prioritisation of data capture work activities subject to work scheduled
  • Good understanding of GIS Software Packages
  • Liaise with the planning team through the GIS Manager 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 completion of ·
  • Work to strict deadlines, whilst delivering high quality work with minimal supervision
  • Competent at communicating skills – will need to with a variety of Utility Companies nationwide to obtain their statistics
  • Become familiar with a GIS tool or systems used in-house
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Potentially you might have an understanding of CAD
  • Ability to interrogate and question a planned network design
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work unsupervised whilst delivering a high volume quality work
  • Flexibility to work across multiple facets of the end to end process at any given time.

 Essential:

  • An understanding of GIS systems/principles
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work unsupervised whilst delivering a high volume quality work.
  • Flexibility to work across multiple facets of the GIS E2E process at any given time
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Visio to accurately reproduce RF & TELCO Straight Line Drawings in accordance with customer standards
  • Ability to draw together different technical disciplines
  • Able to communicate within a cross functional environment
  • Attention to detail in your work and taken pride in the output

Desirable:

  • Current and proficient user of QGIS
  • Familiar with an array of Planning Tools
  • Ability to interrogate and question a planned network design
  • Familiar with the FFTX Network design
  • Previous exposure to telecoms or network design or engineering
  • An upper class second degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline such as Geography, Engineering etc

Flomatik is the Professional Services and Engineering subsidiaries of Teleste, who are an international technology company that develops and offers video and broadband technologies and related services.

The company provides bespoke, insightful and innovative Service solutions using a collaborative approach to forge strong partnerships, providing Consulting, Resources, Project Management and Managed Services.

Flomatik’s clients include UK operators, their prime Technology Vendors and the largest Super-contractor companies, who are under pressure to deliver extraordinary technological and operational change, and want a company that can respond quickly and achieve optimal results.

Investment in new staff is a major part of our strategy for growth, and we are seeking candidates with the desire and determination to be part of our future success.

Full information on Flomatik Network Services, this position and full contact information please refer to our website: www.flomatik.co.uk

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