Senior GIS Specialist

Bicester (OX26 1TD) / Bristol (BS35 3QH)

Job Type

Full Time / Permanent



A career at Dalcour Maclaren brings great opportunities to work with well-known organisations with Utilities & Infrastructure. We are focused on the fantastic people within the team whom we value, trust, develop, and empower, which 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 leaders in the infrastructure and utility sectors.


What is involved in The Senior GIS Specialist Role?

As a Senior GIS (Geographical Information Systems) Specialist in our busy and expanding Geomatics team you will lead on GIS requirements throughout all life-cycle stages in relation to large scale Utilities & Infrastructure projects.


Responsible for data management, web and mobile application development for internal and external clients, you will become a Geomatics client manager for several clients, responsible for service delivery, resourcing and managing financial targets.


Taking ownership for managing the data for large, multi-faceted projects and the opportunity to work with and across a wide range of clients and schemes.


You will utilise the latest technology to develop online mapping systems and mobile applications to continually innovate and improve our service to new and existing clients.


You will manage data using our bespoke databases and processes, ensuring data quality standards are met and always maintained.



You will be perfect for this role if you…

Are a GIS professional and have good all-round experience in Geographical Information Systems (GIS) through 4+ years of experience in a consultancy role.


Ideally you will have...

  • A degree or masters in GIS or a closely related subject such as Geography / Surveying / Land Management with a large GIS component

  • Practical GIS experience in processing, analysing and visualisation of spatial data ideally within the utility / energy sector

  • Expert and applied knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS software for spatial data capture, management and analysis

  • A knowledge and experience of mobile and web applications including ArcGIS Enterprise or Online, Collector and Survey123; Geoserver and OpenLayers

  • Experience of database creation, maintenance and integration

  • A strong map production background with excellent attention to detail to ensure all outputs are to the highest standard

  • A familiarity with Land Registry, Ordnance Survey and other UK wide Geospatial datasets / sources

  • An enthusiastic approach and are a team player with a positive, ‘can-do’ attitude to work

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • The ability to work on your own initiative, organising workloads to meet tight project deadlines

What’s in it for you?

You will be joining a growing business with ambitious growth plans that encourages personal and professional development. You’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a fantastic team.


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)

  • 25 days annual holiday plus one 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 Team events 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.”


A note from our Director:

“When it comes to delivering 2022, our appetite for success is no less ambitious. Our philosophy of being One Team reaches every part of the organisation. In short, we work hard to ensure everyone is included, knows where they fit in and how they contribute to our success.”

If this sounds like the role for you, then 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.