Technical Support Officer – Corporate Property (Part Time)

Peak District National Park
£21,589 - £23,836 pro rata 
02 Sep 2019
13 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

Technical Support Officer – Corporate Property (Part Time)
Bakewell, Derbyshire 

Are you proficient in AutoCAD and GIS? Want to increase your experience while supporting the conservation of one of the UK’s most stunning locations? If so, this is a great opportunity to join the Peak District National Park Authority as a Technical Support Officer. 

About Us 

The Peak District National Park Authority protects, enhances and shares the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the Peak District. We also support the economic and social wellbeing of the communities in which we work. 

As the UK’s first National Park, the Peak District has a rich history and has been shaped by the interaction of people and nature over thousands of years. The Park is enjoyed by millions each year looking for adventure, knowledge and a fantastic day out. 

We’re now looking for a Technical Support Officer to join our Corporate Property Team on a part time basis and support the management of our diverse property portfolio. 

The Benefits 

- Salary of up to £21,589 - £23,836 pro rata 
- Pension scheme (18.75% employer contribution) 
- Parking 
- Work in a fantastic environment with unforgettable views 

This is an incredible opportunity to support the conservation of a breath-taking part of the country that is renowned for its dazzling meadows and iconic views. 

It’s an exciting time to join our team as we’re transforming the way we manage our properties. You’ll have the chance to play a key role in this process, helping to make assets a cornerstone of how we operate. 

What’s more, you’ll be based in Bakewell, right in the heart of the National Park, meaning you’ll be surrounded by some of the country’s most enviable views as you work. 

The Role 

As a Technical Support Officer, you will provide technical support to our Corporate Property Team. 

Specifically, you’ll be responsible for the property database, using AutoCAD and GIS to create plans and maps, developing technical information and supporting the creation of tender documents. 

Additionally, you will: 

- Use AutoCAD to produce and edit drawings and specifications for property projects 
- Help colleagues to fully utilise the database 
- Create summaries and reports from the property database 
- Develop and maintain digitised GIS records 
- Act as the first point of contact for queries in the Property Manager’s absence 

About You 

To join us as a Technical Support Officer, you’ll need: 

- Proficiency in AutoCAD and GIS 
- Project management skills 
- The ability to read and interpret maps and plans 
- Strong IT skills 
- At a minimum, A Levels (or equivalent) 

A project management, AutoCAD or GIS qualification would be beneficial to your application. 

Other organisations may call this role Technical Support Officer, Database Administrator, Technical Support Advisor, AutoCAD Support Technician, GIS Administrator, AutoCAD Technician, GIS Support Technician or GIS Technician. 

This is a part time role, working 18.5 hours per week. 

The closing date for applications is the 13th September 2019, with interviews scheduled to be held on the 24th September 2019. 

Webrecruit and the Peak District National Park Authority are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

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