Posted on May 23, 2024 - GC1757

Company: BC Public Service
Position: Geomatics Specialist, Georeferencing
Location: Multiple locations, British Columbia
Salary: $76,071.18 - $86,658.48 annually
Contact Name: Sarah McKinnon
Deadline: June 18, 2024

Job Description

Ministry of Water, Land and Resource Stewardship

Multiple locations (Hybrid)

Currently there is one (1) permanent opportunity available. Flexible work options are available; this position may be able to work up to two (2) days at home per week subject to an approved telework agreement.

Geomatics Specialist, Georeferencing

$76,071.18 - $86,658.48 annually 

GeoBC is responsible for the acquisition, creation, management and analysis of geospatial information to support the development of products and services which help Government better manage natural resources and communities in British Columbia.

As a Geomatics Specialist, Georeferencing, you will apply your experience, knowledge and skills for LiDAR data post-processing, calibration and GNSS/INS integration to help deliver the LiDAR Program’s objectives. You will develop and deliver innovative solutions and implement methodologies, workflows and best practices with your team. With your strong collaboration, supervisory and mentoring skills, you will train staff and ensure adherence to data quality standards. You will be a vital team member creating products to support British Columbia's communities and manage its natural resources.

Explore the opportunities and value working with our team can offer you: Why Work for the Ministry of Water, Land and Resource Stewardship.

Job Qualifications

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in remote sensing, geomatics engineering, mathematics, physics, or computer science.
  • Experience developing methodologies and performing custom georeferencing and/or complex statistical analysis and interpretations.
  • Experience supporting and leading project teams.

Preference may be given to applicants with experience in any of the following:

  • Global Navigation Satellite System & Inertial Measurement Unit processing software
  • Geodetic survey layout and GNSS control post-processing (e.g., GrafNet, GrafNav software).
  • Experience developing and managing large spatial (digital imagery, LiDAR, inSAR) and attribute data sets and experience with database management tools and geo-referencing applications. 
  • Developing, explaining and presenting findings, reports and summaries of results both verbally and in writing, in a clear and concise style that is appropriate to the audience.
  • More years of experience in any of the above statements.

Other Information

For more information and to apply online by June 18th, 2024, please go to:

BC Public Service
1st Floor - 940 Blanshard st

victoria , BC

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