Kwale County GIS Technician Jobs in Kenya


Kwale County GIS Technician Jobs in Kenya

GIS Technician Job Responsibilities

  • Will be involved in planning exercises to develop base maps, maps and land use plans
  • Gather, analyse and integrate spatial data for planning purposes
  • Compile geographic data from a variety of sources including censuses, field observation & picking, satellite imagery, aerial photography and existing maps
  • Prepare digital maps through digitization of existing map records
  • Operate and maintain GIS system hardware, software, plotter, printer and GPS
  • Store and retrieve relevant maps
  • Undertake other such duties as may be required

Qualifications for the GIS Technician Job

  • Be a holder of at least a Diploma in Geo informatics/ Cartography/ GIS;
  • Have formal training in GIS and possess strong GIS skills with GIS software
  • Be computer literate
  • Have hands on experience with GIS of not less than 6 months

How to Apply

Only Candidates who meet the set criteria should submit their applications together with their curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and Identity Cards so as to reach the Secretary not later than 3rd November 2017 The County Government is an equal opportunity employer and people with special needs are encouraged to apply. Applications should be addressed to; THE SECRETARY KWALE COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD P.O BOX 4-80403, KWALE or hand delivered at the Kwale County Public Service Board Offices next to Kwale District Hospital.