Ministry of Planning, Lands, Agriculture, Housing & Infrastructure
Preference will be given to applications from
suitably qualified and experienced Caymanians
Applications are invited for the following post:
GIS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT
LANDS & SURVEY DEPARTMENT
Salary: CI $44,268- $59,544 per annum
This position is for a GIS Development Assistant to be responsible for the development and support of geo enabled websites and web applications inside and outside of Government.
Applications are invited from candidates with a strong GIS skill set and a proven track record of successful project work in the government or private sector. Central to the role is the ability to work in a team oriented environment, helping to develop new services for our customers. Additionally, the post-holder will act as the primary point of contact and take the lead in providing support to the hundreds of users that we currently have a contractual relationship with.
Additionally, tasks will include the responsibility for website maintenance, taking a proactive role in the support of all desktop systems, peripherals and supplies, liaising with the Computer Services department as necessary, and mentoring junior staff members to increase their skill set and job performance.
Candidates should possess a degree in GIS, Digital Cartography, Geography or Computer Science (BSc preferred) and 4 years relevant industry experience, preferably in a Land Records GIS environment. A comprehensive level of proficiency in the ESRI suite of GIS software - ArcGIS (specifically in relation to data and database manipulation for mapping purposes) and knowledge and practical skills in the use of Microsoft’s Office suite of products is essential.
Benefits will be determined in accordance with the Public Service Management Law (2005) and Regulations (2006), the Public Service Pensions Law (2004 Revision) and the CINICO Health Plan, which includes non-contributory pension and health benefits.
For an official application form and the job description please visit the CI Government recruitment website at www.recruitment.gov.ky
Please submit application form & resume to:
Director, Lands & Survey Department
Government Admin Building, 133 Elgin Avenue,
P.O. Box 1089
Grand Cayman KY1-1102 CAYMAN ISLANDS
Fax: (345) 949-2187 Email: recruitment.LSU@gov.ky
N.B. All applications MUST be submitted on the appropriate form. E-mail delivery is acceptable.
Deadline for receipt of applications: 7TH APRIL, 2017