Posted on April 4, 2014 - GC1503

Company: Chartwell Consultants Ltd.
Position: GIS Programmer/Database Administrator
Location: North Vancouver, BC
Contact Name: GIS Manager

Job Description

Chartwell Consultants Ltd. is a dynamic natural resource-based consulting firm with offices in North Vancouver, Squamish, Gibsons and Chilliwack. We are currently seeking qualified applicants for a GIS Programmer/Database Administrator position to join our team in our North Vancouver office.

Chartwell is looking for a self-motivated individual who has strong organizational skills and works well in a team environment. The successful candidate will provide application development and recommendations on technology direction, and must possess the following:

• Undergraduate degree in computer science or Advanced Diploma in GIS plus programming experience
• Superb oral and written communication skills
• Exceptional troubleshooting abilities
• Spatial database design, development, and administration with: PostgreSQL/PostGIS and ArcSDE
• Desktop mapping: QGIS and/or ArcGIS
• Web mapping: GeoServer and/or ArcGIS Server
• Website development: JavaScript and HTML
• Programming and scripting: Python and SQL
• UNIX shell scripting
• Canadian citizenship or legally qualified to work in Canada

Desirable criteria are:

• Minimum three years related experience
• Excellent data analysis and data management skills
• Knowledge of MS Active Directory and/or LDAP
• Experience with XML/GML, FME, ArcPy
• Microsoft Access and Visual Basic
• Java, PHP or other server-side scripting languages
• Mobile application development
• GIS web server administration
• Familiar with BC Government datasets and/or Electronic Submission Framework (ESF) applications
• Working knowledge of operational forestry or other natural resource-based mapping

Our North Vancouver office is located within close proximity to downtown Vancouver and minutes from world class recreation opportunities. We offer a comprehensive benefits package and profit-sharing opportunities.

Please forward resumes to Closing date is October 17th, 2014.

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Chartwell Consultants Ltd.
210 - 275 Fell Avenue

North Vancouver, BC
V7P 3R5

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