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Thursday, June 3, 2021

TECHNICIAN-GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM (GIS) – 90 POST at TANESCO

 


 

POST TECHNICIAN-GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM (GIS) – 90 POST
POST CATEGORY(S) LAND MANAGEMENT
EMPLOYER TANZANIA ELECTRIC SUPPLY COMPANY LIMITED (TANESCO)
APPLICATION TIMELINE: 2021-06-02 2021-06-15


JOB SUMMARY N/A
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
i. To capture GIS field data in different formats using Global positioning system (GPS), electronic data recorders, digitizers and other means;
ii. To produce as built maps, drawings and monitor construction of distribution network to ensure compliance with the TANESCO’s standards;
iii. To download, convert and upload GIS data available from internal and external sources to make them usable;
iv. To update regularly customer data and distribution network infrastructure;
v. To consult departmental users to identify new customer connections, distribution network extensions, transformer replacement/upgrading, meter replacement, line shift, modifications or any other information for updating on the system;
vi. To manage the database, while still allowing multi-user access and modifications, so that the integrity of the database is not at risk;
vii. To create, update and maintain spatial data and ensure GIS data accuracy;
viii. To design and compile map extracts based on digital map products using GIS;
ix. To ensure map products reflect correct geographic locations of facilities and have standard of cartographic quality;
x. To provide end user support and the generation of maps and other GIS reports and information products. Plot maps for use in field locations;
xi. To compile and organize GIS data from maps, database and other sources;
xii. To maintain and manage GIS software and hardware and ‘’troubleshooting’’ problems that occur in software and hardware;
xiii. To perform GIS data quality control, including reviewing data for completeness and accuracy; identifying and correcting errors or omissions in the data;
xiv. To prepare technical and other GIS related reports; and
xv. To train GIS users within any scope of their job.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

Holder of IV OR VI Secondary Certificate with Diploma in either of the following field: Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Geomatics, Geo-information, Cartography, or equivalent. At least one year experience in GIS related activities will be an added advantage.

 

REMUNERATION as per TANESCO’S Salary Scale

The deadline for submitting the application is 15 June 2021

 

TO APPLY CLICK HERE