REQUIREMENTS : National Senior Certificate. Diploma in GIS, Cartography or relevant
qualification Three (3) years post qualification technical GIS experience.
Compulsory registration with PLATO as GIS Technician. A valid driver’s
license. Candidates will be subjected to a competency assessment.
Understanding of GIS applications and special data queries. Knowledge and
capability of GIS software. Understanding of technologies such as GPSc.
Photogrammetry and remote sensing. Problem solving and analysis. Planning,
organising and execution. Project Management.
DUTIES : Perform technical GISc activities. Source spatial information from various data
custodians. Capture and clean spatial data from various format and sources.
Perform data manipulation according to application requirements. Apply
coordinate systems and projections. Maintain spatial database. Develop and
implement relational/ object orientated databases. Produce customized maps
to meet client’s needs. Advise on GISc equipment, software, data and
products. Provide geographical support to internal and external stakeholders.
Keep up with developments in the geo-spatial industry. Participate in relevant
GISs forums. Maintain GISc unit effectiveness by way of maintenance of GISc
tools. Training of End – users in basis GISc, skills. Compilation of content for
web publishing, capturing of metadata, updating of GISc software and renewal
ENQUIRIES : Mr L. Stowman / Ms. M. Ngqwazi Tel No: (040 602 5065 / 5066)
: Email e-Recruitment Technical Enquiries to: [email protected]
To apply for this job please visit www.dpsa.gov.za.