Asset Data / GIS Technician

Ringway Jacobs

Asset Data / GIS Technician

Place of Work: Essex

Position Type: Fixed Term Contract (12 months(


We are Ringway Jacobs, a leading highways service provider working with local authorities across the UK. Formed in 2005, specifically to provide road network management solutions to local government, our unique blend of engineering capability, innovation and customer care make us the best in class. We support over 10,000 miles of highways, 8,400 miles of footway, almost 7,000 miles of public rights of way and 242,000 street lights. We excel in delivering safe, sustainable service excellence, through our passion, integrity and collaborative culture.

This is an exciting contract opportunity to join our highway asset management team in Chelmsford. Reporting directly to the Asset Data Team Leader, you would be responsible for providing data and intelligence expertise to support the management of Highway Assets supporting the wider team and business with relevant analysis of data and information. You would work closely with all service teams, stakeholders and business partners both internally and externally, with a specific focus on the data elements of Highway Asset Management Systems, ensuring they fulfil the objectives of the client. 


o Experience and an understanding of the Confirm system (or similar)
o Practical application of handling data and data management protocols
o Understanding of Asset Management Principles
o Knowledge of Highway Legislation, relevant design procedures and standards and good practice (beneficial)
o Manages own performance and seeks feedback to improve where identified
o Prioritise the needs of the group / organisation ahead of your own


o Analysing data from Asset Management systems in order to ensure systems are being used correctly, and also to provide necessary information to develop and support investment strategies
o Providing expertise to assist with the updating of asset inventory information, ensuring data is appropriately stored. 
o Maintaining data inputting standards and proactively monitor that all parties understand the importance of accurate data
o Providing accurate advice to Councillors, Parish Councils and the general public on all highway-related matters as required
o Participating in forums, aiming to raise awareness of statistical data and information needs and use of information
o Assist with the use of systems and data for collating and reporting relevant performance and management information

If you require further details, please contact our Resourcing Team on 0330 311 2502 or e-mail them on, or click on the Apply Now button.

As an equal opportunities employer, should you require any reasonable adjustments to be made as part of the application process please contact us directly. 

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