Posted on September 19, 2005 - GC302

Company: Canfor
Position: Woodlands Information Management Technician (GIS)
Location: Fort Nelson
Contact Name: Annette Bailey
Deadline: October 19, 2005

Job Description

Job Status: Permanent Full Time

A key member of the Woodlands Information Management (WIM) group at our Fort Nelson operation, the successful candidate will work closely with operational staff to provide support for business, technical and forestry information needs through WIM.

The WIM Technician will interface with other WIM staff and Operational Staff in understanding and providing technical support to business processes.

Primary responsibilities:
· Deliver on divisional requirements for data integrity and management, information requests, and infrastructure needs;
· Provide cost effective technology solutions for woodlands and regional staff;
· Actively participate in the development, improvement and/or testing of information management tools;
· Understand woodlands and WIM business processes.

Job Qualifications

· A degree or diploma in Geographic Information Systems or Natural Sciences (Forestry or Geography) with a minimum of one year GIS-specific experience;
· At minimum the candidate must have a working knowledge with ESRI ArcGIS V8x, ArcView, MicroStation, and be familiar with Oracle, Access, SQL, and Crystal reporting;
· Excellent interpersonal and team participating skills are essential.

Other Information

All applicants are required to submit a full resume including references and a completed copy of the WIM Technical Supplement. Please contact Annette Bailey to obtain this supplement via email or fax. Behavioral and technical interviewing may be conducted for eligible candidates.

Candidates are invited to submit by mail, fax, or email to the addresses identified below by October 19th. Please address to the attention of the Annette Bailey, WIM Analyst.

FAX: (250)233-6565
MAIL: Canadian Forest Products Ltd.
Mile 294 Alaska Highway
Fort Nelson, BC
V0C 1R0

9401-108 Street

Grande Prairie, AB

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