Graduate GIS Specialist

Bicester, OX26 1TD

Job Type

Full Time / Permanent



About us

At Dalcour Maclaren we are different - we are challenging the norm. We are a fundamental part of the UK's utility and infrastructure industry, pushing a new breed of consultancy within these sectors. We are focussed on the fantastic people within our team whom we value, we trust, we develop and we empower - which in turn creates a winning formula for success. We offer an A* service to our portfolio of blue-chip clients and have grown year on year to become one of the leaders in the infrastructure and utility sectors.


What to expect

As a Graduate GIS (Geographical Information Systems) Specialist in our busy and expanding Geomatics team you will produce accurate GIS plans that will range from land ownership, access, utility routing, and legal plans. You will obtain, manage and analyse data from a range of sources including the Land Registry, Ordnance Survey, Environment Agency and Utility companies to support and provide expert advice to our clients.

You will utilise the latest technology to update online mapping systems and mobile applications to continually innovate and improve our service to new and existing clients. You will utilise data via our bespoke databases and processes, ensuring data quality standards are met and always maintained.

You will be supported to manage data for large, multi-faceted projects and have the opportunity to work with and across a wide range of clients and schemes.


What you will need

You will be a recent Geography graduate (or related discipline) with an interest and familiarity with GIS. The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a degree or masters in GIS or a closely related subject such as Geography / Surveying / Land Management with a large GIS component.
  • Have a working knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS software for spatial data capture, management and analysis.
  • Have a strong map production skills with excellent attention to detail to ensure all outputs are to the highest standard.
  • Have a familiarity with Land Registry, Ordnance Survey and other UK wide datasets / sources.
  • Be an enthusiastic team player with a positive, ‘can-do’ attitude to work.
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Be able to work on their own initiative, organising workloads to meet tight project deadlines.

What’s in it for you?

In addition to the competitive salary & pension, we offer:

  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Vitality Health Membership (Benefits include: access to discounted insurances, gym & fitness discounts, travel and wellness benefits)
  • Professional subscriptions paid for
  • 25 days annual holiday plus 1 day to celebrate your birthday
  • Access to the DM Academy to support your continuing professional growth
  • The Flexible Advantage Policy – allowing you to strike that all important work/life balance
  • Regular One Teamevents calendar building our team and celebrating our achievements
  • Time for you to give back to our communities and raise money for good causes
  • Cycle to work scheme

What our employees say

“Utilities and Infrastructure is a great industry to work in, and there are so many progression opportunities at DM”

“At DM you will find a challenging role with all the support you need to make the most of the opportunities you will be presented with”

If this sounds like the role for you the apply today ! Dalcour Maclaren and you – your future delivered.

Dalcour Maclaren is committed to equal opportunities for all.

Dalcour Maclaren considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation List. Therefore, Dalcour Maclaren will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.