Posted on January 24, 2023 - GC1735

Company: BC Public Service
Position: Geomatics Technician
Location: Chilliwack
Contact Name: J. Arkinstall
Deadline: February 10, 2023

Job Description

Ministry of Forests


This is a temporary opportunity until September 1, 2023.

Geomatics Technician

$58,319.24 - $66,096.20 annually

The Ministry of Forests is responsible for the stewardship of provincial Crown land and ensures the sustainable management of forest, wildlife, water and other land-based resources. The Ministry works with Indigenous and rural communities to strengthen and diversify their economies

The Geomatics Technician creates digital, graphic and descriptive products to support resource planning through the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS).

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service can help Indigenous applicants (First Nations [status or non-status], Métis or Inuit) interested in BC Public Service job positions.

The BC Public Service is an award-winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer.

Job Qualifications

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Diploma in geographic information systems or a Diploma in the Natural Resource field AND 1 year work experience.

  • Experience capturing, converting, creating, editing and maintaining digital information in a GIS environment.

  • Experience creating a variety of digital, geographical and descriptive products including thematic maps, terrain models and associated descriptive statistics.

For more information, and to apply online by February 10, 2023, please go to:

Other Information

BC Public Service
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