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Castle Hill

Reference: 4695473

  • Norwest Business Park Location
  • Modern Office
  • Up to 12 Months - Maternity Leave Cover

An opportunity exists for an innovative and technology savvy programmer to join our Information and Technology team to support internal customers to implement and use technology solutions in their business processes.

The Hills Shire Council is customer focused, performance driven and one of the most financially stable councils in NSW. We encourage innovation and continuous improvement to deliver quality services and infrastructure to our community.

We are seeking a qualified and experienced GIS Analyst/Programmer to develop and maintain spatial data using ESRI ArcGIS software to meet customers' expectations and requirements. The successful candidate will also share our organisations commitment to providing value to our customers, approaching tasks enthusiastically and working collaboratively with their team.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Degree in Business, Information Technology or similar; or 2 years + experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrated experience in an IT development and or software support environment at an analyst/programmer level including experience with MS SQL
  • Demonstrated good working knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS software and the associated software development
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft development frameworks (C#, Asp.Net 4.0+, MVC and Entity Framework and Javascript frameworks)

This is a temporary full-time role - up to 12 months (35 hour per week)

Salary Range: $74,530 - $78,479 pa + Superannuation

Position No. ML821

Please submit your application online at by 5pm Tuesday 4 June 2019. For further information please refer to the Role Statement. This is a re-advertised position, previous applicants need not apply

Preferred candidates for this position will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical including a drug and alcohol screening and psychometric assessment.

Council is committed to providing a safe, accessible and inclusive workplace for all. If you require additional support or any reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know during the application process.

Recruitment Agencies: The Hills Shire Council does recruitment in-house and therefore does not accept unsolicited resumes or appreciate unsolicited calls from recruitment agencies.