Posted on June 17, 2011 - GC1064

Company: Dynamic Risk Assessment Systems
Position: GIS Analyst
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Contact Name: Martin Friese

Job Description

Dynamic Risk is seeking an entry level GIS Analyst with one or more years of relevant work experience in addition to a GIS degree or diploma from a recognized university or technical school. We are in search of a talented and enthusiastic individual with a keen interest in the data that creates the foundation of a GIS to join our team and advance their career.

Job Qualifications

  • Strong working knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS 9.3 software and extensions
  • Understanding of various GIS data formats
  • Strong knowledge of geographic coordinate systems and transformation methods
  • Strong database skills (Oracle and/or MS SQL Server), SQL experience is beneficial
  • Proficient in Microsoft Access and Excel
  • Strong organizational skills, self-starter, and good communicator in a team environment
  • Prior work experience in pipelines, oil and gas exploration, and/or surveying will be an asset
  • University Degree and / or GIS Certificate from a recognized vocational institution

Other Information


  • Interface with our Engineering group, Software group, and Project Managers to develop and implement customized GIS solutions
  • Use of ESRI ArcGIS 9.3 software to create and edit data layers
  • Mapping of pipelines and/or facilities from survey notes and construction drawings
  • Interpretation and data entry from CAD drawings, field notes, and survey reports
  • Working with imagery (satellite and aerial photography)
  • Data processing and database loading utilizing FME or manual methods
  • Conducting quality assurance testing of data
  • Testing and troubleshooting of GIS implementations

The Company:

Dynamic Risk strives to remain at the forefront of pipeline risk management, exploring new techniques and ideas that will bring the greatest benefits to the industry. We enable pipeline operators to improve system operations via enterprise data management systems and sophisticated engineering software.

 For corporate information refer to our website at

Dynamic Risk Assessment Systems
Suite 208, 1324 - 17th Ave. SW

Calgary, AB
T2T 5S8
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