Posted on June 4, 2012 - GC1230

Company: Polar Geomatics
Position: GIS Technician
Location: Red Deer, Alberta
Salary: TBD
Contact Name: Office Manager

Job Description

We are a growing again! We are a Red Deer Geomatics business seeking a GIS Technician. Reporting to a Project Manager, your responsibilities will include GIS analysis, data management and map compilation. The GIS Technician will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Manipulate and analyze GIS data to prepare client requested reports.
  • Manipulate and analyze GIS data to prepare maps for presentation to clients.
  • Manipulate vector and raster data as required.
  • Enter data into the GIS database.
  • Georeference survey plans and digital images.
  • Relate spatial and non-spatial data to create line lists.
  • Perform all work at high standards and be able to ensure data accuracy and integrity.
  • Manage individual projects, tasks and timelines as required.
  • Work efficiently in an unsupervised environment
  •  Creatively solve problems presented by projects

Job Qualifications

You are a team player with 2+ years experience in the Geomatics field. You are able to work well with other coworkers, communicate clearly and contribute enthusiastically to all projects. You are proficient in ArcGIS 9.x, other ESRI software and Microsoft Suite. We are looking for the below qualifications in our ideal GIS Analyst:

  • Completion of a program in GIS or closely related field from a recognized Geomatics program.
  • Preferred completion of a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in GIS, Geography or closely related field.
  • Two or more years of private sector GIS related experience.
  • Experience in the oil and gas industry is preferred.

Other Information

Polar Geomatics
Suite 110 4711-51 Ave

Red Deer, Ab
T4N 6H8
Homepage - www.polargeomatics,com
E-Mail -

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