GIS Specialist

Job title : GIS Specialist
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Oliver Saltmarsh
Job reference : OS72307

About the role:

We are looking for a GIS specialist to work on one of New Zealand’s biggest roading projects. Valued at over $600M this is a huge programme requiring extensive work over the next few years. As GIS specialist for one of the Alliance organisations you will manage all spatial data and provide expert GIS analysis and advice for this project.

  • Provide expert GIS analysis and create new spatial content

  • Use GIS analysis to solve relevant project problems

  • Ensure data is collected accurately and cleanly

  • Manage and maintain web and mobile applications

  • Convert GIS data and translate into other mediums

Successful applicants will have:

  • 5 years’ experience with GIS analysis

  • Ideally infrastructure experience, especially roading / transport

  • Working knowledge of ArcGIS extensions

  • Great communication and presentation skills

  • The ability to build and maintain strong working relationships

  • Tertiary qualification in GIS, computer science, or other relevant discipline/s

About the company:

Our client is a global giant, a Tier 1 main contractor who are the best in the business for delivering large-scale transport infrastructure projects. They are passionate about delivering projects with innovation and sustainability as central pillars of their philosophy.

As part of the Alliance overseeing the construction of this project, they are playing a key role providing highly experienced professionals across the project. Their contribution is highly valued and they are fast becoming one of New Zealand’s go to businesses for major infrastructure programmes.


  • Highly competitive salary

  • Great opportunities for learning and career development

  • Definite job security with no shortage of work on the horizon

  • Work with the best in the business and establish great connections

  • Have a real impact on one of the biggest infrastructure projects

For further information contact Oliver Saltmarsh on 021 614 953, apply online, or via email:, quoting reference: OS72307