Geospatial Analyst

Location: Australia - Brisbane

Job Code: 1695-DX21

Job Category: GIS

Klohn Crippen Berger Ltd. (KCB) requires a Geospatial Analyst to support the substantial growth of our Geosciences Group in Australasia. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work with ( or lead) a small team of Geospatial Scientists, as part of a multi-disciplinary group of well-respected hydrogeologists, geochemists and engineers, servicing clients in mining and non-mining sectors across Australasia, Asia-Pacific, and internationally.

This is a position offering unique technical challenges and great opportunity for involvement in a number of world class projects as part of an experienced geosciences team. If you are motivated and want to take the next step in your career, please apply today.

Responsibilities of this role include:

  • Collaborating with, and guiding a team of geospatial scientists
  • Collaborating with our international team of geospatial specialists to develop, implement and integrate workflows for project data, geospatial deliverables and reporting support
  • Support our engineering and geoscience projects with all aspects of geospatial data management and production of geospatial outputs
  • Process spatial data according to project requirements
  • Develop cartographic outputs for project requirements
  • Source required GIS data and compile metadata
  • Assist in the maintenance of spatial data management including database compilation, metadata updates, data organization and data clean-up
  • Convert, update, and review the quality of GIS data and outputs in various formats
  • Assist in the digitisation of spatial and non spatial data
  • Convert, update, and review the quality of GIS data and outputs in various formats
  • Help to deliver accessible geospatial data through a variety of platforms including ARC Enterprise
  • Work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment
  • Develop effective working relationships in a team environment


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Diploma or degree qualified in GIS, Geoscience, Geography, or Environmental Science
  • Experience creating and updating spatial datasets using ArcGIS
  • Cartographic skills
  • GIS data management
  • Must have strong attention to detail
  • Proficiency using Esri products with ARC as the centrepiece
  • Ability to communicate effectively and manage time efficiently
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Positive attitude
  • Ability to work with multidisciplinary teams
  • Database experience such as with Geodatabase, or Microsoft Access would be an asset
  • Mobile web applications development experience would be an asset
  • Ideal candidates would have 5 or more years of relevant experience, with demonstrated project delivery credentials


What we offer in addition to an exciting technical role:

  • 2.5% Additional superannuation
  • Income Protection Insurance
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Additional incentives may be available dependent on performance of the company, business unit and individual.
  • For the right candidate, the role will offer the opportunity to lead and grow the geospatial services for KCB’s Australian business


About Us:

KCB Australia Pty Ltd (KCB) is a multi-disciplinary consulting firm providing engineering, geoscience and environmental services globally to the mining, hydropower, environmental, transportation, geotechnical, oil & gas, and water resources sectors. We offer a full range of services from our offices in Australia, Canada, USA, UK, Brazil and Peru.

Our Australian operations work on challenging projects in the Mining, Energy and Government Sectors both domestically and internationally. We are a global leader in tailings management, dam designs, multi-disciplinary civil engineering services, geotechnical and foundation engineering, hydrogeology, hydrotechnical, and environmental and reclamation services.

We are committed to employment equity and encourage applications from all qualified career seekers. We offer competitive salaries commensurate with experience and an attractive flexible benefits package designed to suit your individual needs. KCB is an Australian Business Awards Employer of Choice recipient (2015-2021).


Are you up to the challenge?

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, simply apply online with your resume and covering letter.

We thank all candidates for applying, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.