Posted on September 13, 2012 - GC1294

Company: AltaLink
Position: GIS Return Data Specialist
Location: Calgary
Contact Name: Deborah Clark

Job Description

Position Title:

GIS Return Data Specialist

Employment Status:

Full Time Term 



Closing Date:

Sep 28 2012 








NOTE: This is a 3 year fulltime term position

A GIS return data specialist is required in the GIS & Drafting Department. This person will be responsible for the acquisition and distribution of GIS return data from AltaLink’s EPC’s and mapping vendors using approved workflows and processes. The return data specialist will ensure return data packages are properly disseminated in a timely manner and the GIS team is made aware of package arrival and content distribution.


  • Download GIS based return data packages and extract content to a pre-determined folder structure.
  • Notify GIS team about return data package arrival and dissemination.
  • Ensure return data packages are processed promptly and prioritize as required to meet client project timelines.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of project drawing lists.
  • Track and document return data package documents.
  • Coordinate return data package flow with AltaLink EPC’s and other.
  • Responsible for GIS document control based processes and workflows.

Job Qualifications


  • High School completion.
  • Minimum 3 years related experience.
  • Fluent with Microsoft Office suite of tools.
  • Fluent of Microsoft windows.
  • Fluent with Adobe Professional.
  • Be comfortable working in a fast paced and multitasking environment.
  • Ability to work on a team.
  • Strong written and verbal communication.
  • Proven track record of good attendance and performance.

Other Information

2611 3rd Ave SE

Calgary, AB

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