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GIS Analyst — Graduate
We have a fantastic opportunity for a GIS Analyst Graduate to join our developing Gisborne team…
WHY YOU’LL LOVE WORKING FOR SUMMIT FORESTS
- Generous training and development opportunities
- Competitive salary packages
- Respect for our people
- Medical insurance
- Life insurance
- We’re a stable business in growth mode
- Summit Forests operates with the values of integrity (ngākau pono), empathy (ngākau aroha), leadership (hautūtanga), stewardship (kaitiakatanga), growth (whakawhanake) and fun (tākarokaro)
- We truly value our people and the work they do
ABOUT SUMMIT FORESTS
Summit Forests New Zealand Limited (Summit) is a subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, a major Japanese company that’s proud to have been in business for 100 years. The group has over 73,000 employees operating in 66 countries, and over NZD$100 billion in assets.
Summit started its New Zealand operations in 2013; today, it is the seventh-largest forestry business in NZ with over 50,000ha of forestry. The estate is spread throughout iconic landscapes in Northland, the Coromandel, Whanganui, and the Gisborne and East Coast regions. Summit’s main areas of business include harvesting, exporting logs and private woodlots, and investing into New Zealand forestry assets for the future. Summit is proud to employ over 200 staff & contractors around NZ and is currently building teams in Gisborne after a recent acquisition of forest in the area.
GIS Analyst — Graduate
We have a fantastic opportunity for a GIS Analyst or Graduate to join our developing Gisborne based team, to assist with managing the Gisborne and Coromandel mapping information. Other responsibilities will include assisting with maintaining our forest management system LRM, monthly operations mark ups using a combination of Drone flights and satellite imagery and where required providing support to our operational staff with map request and data management.
You will also get the opportunity to be involved in the development of the use of new technology such as Arc Online and use of ArcGIS apps in the field.
You will have the following attributes:
- Tertiary education in Forestry or related field
- Experience in the Forestry industry preferred but not essential
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Competent in ERSI ArcGIS
- Knowledge of Forest Management Systems preferred
This is an exciting opportunity to grow your skill set with a new regional team in a dynamic work environment. We will offer a competitive salary package commensurate to the position. Applicants must already be eligible to work in New Zealand.