Manager Spatial Information Services

An exciting opportunity for a highly motivated GIS manager to lead Parks Victoria's spatial team in delivery of GIS technologies and services.
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Department: Parks Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: IT and Telecommunications
Classification: PVO7
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/2295000
Closing Date: 10-Jul-2022
Salary Range: $111,082 - $121,357
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - 22950 - Manager Spatial Information Services.docx (Word, 89KB)
Job Specification

Position Description - 22950 - Manager Spatial Information Services.pdf (PDF, 194KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Dirk Morel
(03) 8427 3475

Position Details

  • Leadership opportunity in our dynamic Information Technology Services branch
  • Competitive Salary + Superannuation + Development opportunities for career progression
  • Enjoy a healthy work life balance in this Ongoing role

About the role:  

As Manager Spatial Information Services, you will use your extensive GIS management experience to support Parks Victoria in ensuring Victoria's parks are healthy and resilient for current and future generations. You will be responsible for the leadership of the Spatial team in delivering spatial technologies, services, and products to meet current and future organisational needs. You will have oversight and responsibility of strategic planning, spatial data management, cartography services and supplier and stakeholder management. You will be able to use your experience and knowledge in the geospatial industry to help shape the direction of spatial products and services, drive improvement opportunities, and support a team of highly motivated and dedicated spatial professionals. You will have the opportunity to enjoy flexible working arrangements, in line with government requirements. 

We're looking for someone with:

  • Qualifications in Geospatial Sciences or a related field, or equivalent demonstrated experience
  • A background in providing expert technical knowledge in spatial products and services, particularly ESRI products
  • Experience in managing and leading teams delivering spatial services including the provision of enterprise-wide spatial system solutions
  • Demonstrated knowledge of GIS: data capture, processes and workflows, metadata standards, the maintenance and presentation of spatial data sets, integration, and database management.
  • Experience managing vendors, contracts, or commercial agreements

Your application will need to include:

  • Your current resume
  • A cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria (KSC) as outlined in the position description.

Join our innovative organisation and enjoy what you do, apply today!

Application Closing date: Sunday 10 July 2022

About the Branch:

Geospatial technologies, services, and products play an important role in management of the 4 million hectares of land, wetland and marine parks and reserves Parks Victoria looks after. The spatial team provide services for many areas of the organisation undertaking spatial services, products, workflows, and data which can be further leveraged to help Parks Victoria deliver its objectives effectively.

Sound like you?

If this sounds like you, and you would like to help build on our geospatial capabilities, then we would like to hear from you. Apply online!

Organisational Commitments

Parks Victoria is committed to child safety and has zero tolerance for child abuse and all forms of harm to children, in accordance with the Victorian Child Safe Standards. All prospective employees to undergo a National Police Record Check and Working with Children Check prior to commencing employment.

Parks Victoria recognises diversity and inclusion is everyone's business. We value a culture where everyone can be themselves at work, regardless of background, orientation, age or gender, that brings out our best, values everyone's contribution and works within a flexible working environment, ultimately reflecting the community we serve.

Only people with Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency may apply for this position.

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