Posted on September 13, 2012 - GC1275

Company: AMEC Environment & Infrastructure
Position: GIS Technician / Analyst - Intermediate
Location: Burnaby, BC
Contact Name: Kelly Crook

Job Description

AMEC Environment & Infrastructure (AMEC) is a leading full-service environmental engineering and construction/remediation services firm across the globe, providing environmental and geotechnical engineering and scientific consulting services. 

AMEC is a focused supplier of consultancy, engineering and project management services to its customers in the world's oil and gas, minerals and metals, clean energy, environment and infrastructure markets. With annual revenues of some £3.3 billion, AMEC designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets and employs over 29,000 people in around 40 countries worldwide. See shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange where the company is listed in the Oil Equipment and Services sector (LSE: AMEC.L). Since 2000, Engineering News Record magazine has ranked AMEC among the top International Design Firms. AMEC has also ranked at the top of its sector in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index since 2005.  

AMEC offers competitive salaries along with a complete benefits package and a variety of Training and Development Programs to help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career path. Additional information can be obtained from our website at

We are currently looking for a GIS Technician / Analyst - Intermediate for our Burnaby, BC office. 


 As a GIS Analyst with AMEC E&I, you will be involved in a variety of exciting projects.  Your work will be primarily for the Natural Resources group but you will also provide support to the Materials, Geotechnical, Archaeology, and Contaminants groups.  Duties will include:

  • Data loading and preparation;
  • Data analysis and modelling;
  • Generation of mapping products;
  • Database design, maintenance & reporting;
  • GIS documentation and reporting; and
  • Improve current processes and contribute to the continued growth of GIS services within AMEC, particularly in the areas of Database and Remote Sensing, web mapping and programming.

This is a full-time position.  Overtime, including evenings and weekends, on short notice, is often required.

To Apply: Click on the following link to apply online

AMEC is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in employment. 

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Job Qualifications


  • University degree or equivalent technical diploma and experience in a related discipline;
  • 3+ years experience in GIS and database technologies;
  • Experience with the following programs is a minimum requirement:  ArcGIS (including Spatial Analyst extension), AutoCAD, MS Access, Excel;
  • Experience with the following programs would be a benefit: AutoCAD Map, CorelDraw, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat, Python, open source web mapping (e.g., ARC Server), PostGIS, SQL, GeoServer;
  • Ability to work under pressure, and prioritize tasks in a high volume, multiple project environment;
  • Team-oriented, self-motivated, strong problem solving skills; and
  • Experience in the following industry areas would be an asset:  Environmental, Mining, Infrastructure, Oil & Gas, Transportation, Engineering.

Other Information

AMEC Environment & Infrastructure
400 Executive Center Dr
Ste 200

Greenville, SC
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