Multiple Geospatial Roles/Geospatial Expression of Interest

Date: 17-Jan-2023

Location: Central Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


GIS Professionals Wanted!


We are currently seeking talented and motivated individuals to join our team in a variety of roles. Whether you are a recent graduate or a seasoned professional, we have opportunities that match your level of experience.


  • An expression of interest for a range of Geospatial roles available within the Auckland Council Geospatial Team
  • Utilise world leading industry technology to develop valuable solutions
  • Opportunities to grow and develop your skills in one of New Zealand's largest geospatial teams



If you are passionate about your field and are eager to work with a dynamic team, we want to hear from you!


To express your interest, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and qualifications. We look forward to hearing from you.



He angitūtanga: The Opportunity


The Auckland Council Geospatial Team is seeking an expression of interest for multiple entry level, specialist, and senior roles available across the Geospatial team.


We are a leading organisation in the field of GIS and spatial analysis, dedicated to providing innovative products, data, systems, and solutions for a wide range of stakeholders. Our team consists of highly skilled and experienced professionals who are passionate about using GIS technology to make a positive impact in the Auckland region. We pride ourselves on fostering a collaborative and inclusive work environment, where our employees can grow both personally and professionally.


The key focus for the Geospatial team is the continual improvement in the scope, quality and management of the geospatial products, solutions, data, systems, and processes. You will be applying your experience with the Esri and Safe product suite, using industry best practices, to assist, maintain and support the Geospatial platform.


Additionally, you will contribute to successful customer outcomes, providing quality advice regarding the use of our technology, data and techniques to solve business problems.










He kōrero mōu: About you


  • Bachelor's degree or higher in geography, GIS, or a related field
  • Passionate about GIS software and technologies
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills



Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

You will have the opportunity for continuous development working within one of New Zealand’s largest in-house geospatial teams that utilises the latest industry leading technology. You will be involved in a variety of challenging initiatives, working alongside many other geospatial and IT professionals, delivering cutting edge outcomes for a hugely diverse and cross-functional customer base. Finally, you will be trusted to deliver outcomes and be given freedom to build and develop relationships with customers to give expert advice.


Working 40 hours per week Monday to Friday; you will have a strong hybrid way of working and flexibility with how those hours are spent. Some of our people begin early, some stay later.


As a high-performing organisation, we place a high value on the quality of work done where achievements are regularly celebrated and recognised, embracing the culture of positivity, fun and passion into the workplace.


Whakamaua kia tina! Be the how!


Applications close 6th February 2023

If you are an Auckland Council Employee (permanent or fixed term), please apply via the Tupu internal careers page. Temps and contractors please use the external careers site.

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process