Location – Lower Stretton, Warrington

Full Time

Avian Ecology is a specialist consultancy dedicated to meeting the challenge of integrating business development, the environment and conservation.  We offer ecology services UK-wide for projects including renewables, infrastructure, housing, military and commercial developments. We require a Graphics and GIS Technician primarily to support our enthusiastic team through the preparation of graphics for reports.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Production of graphics, including creation of, manipulating, modifying and drawing of complex figures for the inclusion in reports and supporting documents;
  • Continually improving our graphical presentations and data management;
  • Experience with handling data from multiple sources (QGIS and AutoCAD);
  • Ability to handle large data sets in spreadsheets;
  • Obtain and manage data from other sources such as Ordnance Survey;
  • Management and analysis of ecological data;
  • Supporting the ecology team in the delivery of company services, preparation of data and reports.

We are a seeking a motivated individual with a proven background in GIS; preferably MapInfo or ArcMap with MapInfo being desirable.  Further demonstrable experience in AutoCAD is a clear advantage. You must possess strong all round IT skills and have excellent attention to detail.  An understanding of environmental data sets and experience within the field would be desirable, but is not essential.

The role is based in our offices in an attractive and easily accessible rural location in the South Warrington area.

We offer the successful candidate a competitive salary, benefits, flexible working and interesting and varied projects with a friendly team in a positive environment.

If you are interested in joining us, please send your CV and covering letter to Rachel.hughes@avianecology.co.uk.

The closing date for applications is 20th August 2021.