Posted on November 17, 2004 - GC221

Company: Department of Earth Sciences
Position: GIS Analyst / Programmer
Location: Windsor, ON
Salary: $51,351
Contact Name: Ms. Rosalyn Power
Deadline: December 3, 2004

Job Description

The GIS Analyst/Programmer will contribute in the design, creation, modifications, and management of GIS software applications, dividing time between the maintenance of current applications and the design of new applications as well as helping maintain geospatial labs on campus. The GIS Analyst/Programmer will work under the GIS Manager.

Job Qualifications


- Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Geography or Management Information Systems or a related field or concentration.
- Must have 3 years experience in GIS industry.
- Extensive knowledge of a variety of vendor specific GIS software programs particularly ESRI Software (ArcGIS, ArcIMS, ArcSDE).
- Must have extensive knowledge of databases and database software: Oracle8/9, PL/SQL, SQL, Access.
- Knowledge of geostatistics and spatial theory.
- Must be able to use GIS software with multiple programming languages: C, C++, Visual Basic, Python XML, Java, Java Script to integrate databases, store and manipulate tabular data, generate maps, metadata, and troubleshoot networked systems.

Other Information


Project Porfolios will be required only for those that receive an interview.


Presentation skills, web development, system networking, good problem solving and troubleshooting skills, strong interpersonal and communication skills.

RATE OF PAY: $51,351

In accordance with Canadian Immigration Requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. In pursuit of the University of Windsor’s Employment Equity Plan, members from the designated groups (Women, Aboriginal Peoples, Visible Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities) are encouraged to apply.

Please send cover letter and resume to:

Human Resources

Room 207 CHT

University of Windsor

401 Sunset Avenue

Windsor, Ontario

N9B 3P4

Department of Earth Sciences
214 Memorial Hall

Windsor, ON
N9B 3P4

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