Posted on November 25, 2011 - GC1034

Company: Live Crown Forestry Ltd.
Position: GIS Manager/Technician
Location: Prince George, BC
Salary: $21 to $26 per hour
Contact Name: Brian Telford

Job Description

Live Crown Forestry Ltd. is an established and growing forestry resource management consulting firm providing multiphase timber development services since 1995. Our office is located in Prince George. The following full time GIS position is available immediately: Working within a team environment with minimal supervision, the candidate will be responsible for the management of data within GIS. Responsibilities Include:

  • The creation and maintenance of spatial data in a Geodatabase environment using ESRI ArcGIS Desktop
  • Working with the forestry field staff and supervisors, the candidate will manage and analyze GPS data
  • Develop and document business processes and procedures to ensure high quality spatial and non-spatial data within GIS and ensure final products are consistent, correct and produced in a timely manner to meet goals and deadlines for clients
  • Perform IT related tasks such as data backups and maintaining peripherals. This position could also include acting as the Occupational Health and Safety Officer to organize, implement and maintain the company Occupational Health and Safety Program as required to maintain SAFE Companies Certification standards.

Job Qualifications

The successful candidate will have a GIS Technologist Diploma or equivalent experience with a minimum of 2 years practical experience preferably in a natural resource setting. Candidates should be proficient with the creation, collection, and post processing methods of GPS data using ArcGIS, ArcPad, Trimble GPS receivers, and Trimble GPS Pathfinder Office. Preference will be given to individuals with formal training or experience in related fields of GIS, forestry, and geography.

Other Information

Our Salary /Compensation packages are commensurate with experience. The wage range above is dependent on experience and proven abilities. This Position is only open to those legally entitled to work in Canada. Please forward your resume with references and cover letter in confidence to: Live Crown Forestry Ltd. Attn: Brian Telford, President Suite 270-1990 Ogilvie Street Prince George, BC V2N 1X1 Fax: 1-866-412-9705 Email: We thank all applicants for their interest. Only candidates requested for personal interviews will be contacted.

Live Crown Forestry Ltd.
Suite 270-1990 Ogilvie Street

Prince George, BC
V2N 1X1

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