Costain helps to improve people’s lives by deploying technology-based engineering solutions to meet urgent national needs across the UK’s energy, water and transportation infrastructures.
Reporting to the Head of GIS, the successful candidate will deliver consultancy solutions through our Consultancy Capability to provide innovative geospatial solutions for our clients across the Transportation and Natural Resources divisions. This role will be home based and will require extensive travelling across the UK.
The successful candidate will have a background in and extensive experience of mapping and data, capturing and processing geospatial data and using it to develop Costain’s GIS solutions. With a strong academic background, they will draw upon their research skills to identify consultancy opportunities to implement solutions based on multiple layers of geospatial data and innovative modelling techniques.
The role will provide opportunities for the successful candidate to learn new skills (both office- and site-based) and to work with different in-house teams from several disciplines to deliver innovative solutions.
The successful candidate must have a full, clean driving license and be legally able to work in the UK. The candidate must be willing to travel to contracts and/or customers as required with occasional work away from home.
We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.
At Costain we aim to be an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society.
We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.