GIS Specialist (micro-tunneling)

16362BR

Requisition Number:
16362BR

Description:
Stantec is currently seeking a GIS Specialist for a Flood Protection Scheme project.

The scope of the project includes design review, project management, and site supervision of urgent flooding mitigation works at two residential communities in Doha, Qatar, spanning 600 and 650 ha.

Key Tasks and Duties include:
• Provide advanced technical and/or operational expertise on GIS
• Review and resolve day to day questions and issues that may arise from RMD staff through the use of Maximo EAMS integrated with Ashghal GIS
• Create and manage online tools using spatial data; designs and implement spatial databases in SQL or ArcPy
• Delivery of the most appropriate schedules for asset data updates and cleansing
• Gather, verify, input and maintain accuracy of spatial data received from a variety of sources such as DNO&M and RMD staff, contractors and suppliers
• Create new GIS web mapping applications for use by GIS staff. Interfaces GIS and other software such as EAMS and CRMS to construct easy to use applications for out on Site.
• Provide complex and ad-hoc geo-spatial analysis and reports
• Interpret as-built drawings, maps, graphs, aerial images, recognize and resolve discrepancies in data and take necessary action to ensure quality of information is accurate and acceptable
• Provide GIS data and plans to DNO&M and RMD to inform future planning and operations
• Adhere to Health and Safety policy and procedures and comply with new work instructions
• Provide technical input and supervise technical input of cad technicians within RMD discipline
• Operate to the Quality Assurance system, quality control and document management in line with current policy
• Identify and meet effectively the requirements and expectations of the client
• Provide GIS data and plans to DNO&M and RMD to inform future planning and operations
• Adhere to Health and Safety policy and procedures and comply with new work instructions
• Provide technical input and supervise technical input of cad technicians within RMD discipline
• Operate to the Quality Assurance system, quality control and document management in line with current policy
• Identify and meet effectively the requirements and expectations of the client

Title:
GIS Specialist (micro-tunneling)

Qualifications:

A. Qualifications

  1. Bachelor degree in Geography, GIS or Spatial Science, or similar .
  2. Professional qualification such as CGeog (GIS) or GISP Certification - advantageous.
  3. Working and recent knowledge in ESRI GIS Software Suite including web mapping.
  4. Working and recent knowledge in Autodesk AutoCAD.
  5. Proven knowledge of roads/highways and drainage asset base with a good

understanding of the end to end process.
  1. Demonstrate Cartographic skills.
  2. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing in English and Arabic is preferred.

B. Experience
  1. Minimum of 10 years' work experience in the utility sector including minimum 7

years' experience in GIS.
  1. Create new GIS web mapping applications for use by GIS staff. Interfaces GIS and

other software such as EAMS and CRMS to construct easy to use applications for out

on Site.
  1. Interpret as-built drawings, maps, graphs, aerial images, recognize and resolve

discrepancies in data and take necessary action to ensure quality of information is

accurate and acceptable
  1. Provide technical input and supervise technical input of cad technicians within RMD

discipline
  1. Review and resolve day to day questions and issues that may arise from RMD staff

through the use of Maximo EAMS integrated with Ashghal GIS
  1. Create and manage online tools using spatial data; designs and implement spatial

databases in SQL or ArcPy
  1. Gather, verify, input and maintain accuracy of spatial data received from a variety of sources such as DNO&M and RMD staff, contractors and suppliers.

C. General
  1. Must have ability to utilize computer technology to analyze data, maintain records,

analyze financial data and generate reports.
  1. Must have good command of English both written and spoken.
  2. Computer skills are mandatory.

Job Category:

Construction

About Stantec:

We're active members of the communities we serve. That's why at Stantec, we design with community in mind. Now uniting approximately 22,000 employees, working in over 400 locations and across six continents, we collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water and infrastructure projects to life. Our work as architects, engineers and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. With a heritage in water, we continue to safeguard and sustain lives, communities, and businesses worldwide.

Our local knowledge and relationships, coupled with our global expertise, qualify us to go anywhere to solve our clients' challenges in more creative and personalized ways. With a long-term commitment to the people and places we serve, we have the unique ability to connect to projects on a personal level while advancing the quality of life in communities around the globe.

We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary. If connecting across borders with some of the world's top talent appeals to you, join us.

To learn more about job opportunities and a career at Stantec, visit: http://www.stantec.com/careers.html

Location :

Qatar-Doha

Country:
Qatar

State/Province:
Qatar

City:
Doha


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