GIS Analyst

at Auckland Rayonier Matariki Forests
Published May 12, 2023
Location Auckland, New Zealand
Category Other  
Job Type Full-time  


GIS Analyst Auckland Rayonier Matariki Forests location Auckland.

Rayonier Matariki Forests is one of the largest forestry companies in New Zealand with more than 120,000 hectares of plantations across the country.  With 100 employees and approx. 650 of the best contractors in NZ, we deliver quality logs into both the domestic and export markets.

We make safety everyone’s top priority at Rayonier and because it is important to us, we do everything we can to look after the land and the people working on it.  We provide a great working environment - challenging our people with continuous learning and interesting projects.

We are looking for an experienced GIS Analyst to join our Forest Investment Team in Auckland.  Other regional locations may be considered for the right candidate. You will have a desire to learn about forestry and apply skills to improve business. Your primary responsibilities are to provide technical and analytical assistance to regional staff.

You will need sound knowledge and proven experience with ESRI ArcGIS software and a wide range of spatial information management tools such as remote sensing analysis, web mapping and mobile technologies.

Extensive experience in Geospatial Data management, analysis and presentation. Experience with remotely sensed data including LiDAR, satellite imagery, UAV and conventional platforms. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. The ability to travel frequently within New Zealand. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including medical, superannuation and a wellness allowance.

We are an inclusive and equal opportunity employer who values the diversity of our people.  We are proud to provide an engaging and rewarding employee experience for all, with particular focus on employee wellbeing, flexible work practices and a culture of learning and development.