The incumbent will manage the Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Remote Sensing(RS) and Cartographic technical functions in the Geography and Environmental Sciencesclusters including managing GIS/RS technical staff, the GIS/RS LAN and associated facilitiesand equipment (including operation and maintenance). S/he will be required to provideexpert support and training to staff and students on all aspects of the School’s GIS/RSlaboratories. In addition s/he will be expected to assist in the provision of GIS, RS, andcartographic services to the School. S/he should have strong interpersonal qualities toenable the interaction with under- and post-graduate students and academic andsupport staff members.The incumbent will report to the Technical Manager Operations: DBN.
Responsibilities + Skills
Strong practical and theoretical working experience in GIS, Remote Sensing and GPSKnowledge of Windows, data management, imaging LANs and digitizing
Relevant Honours degree with specialisation in GIS and Remote SensingFive years relevant experien