Posted on May 17, 2006 - GC369

Company: OUTCROP
Salary: $39.34 per hour
Deadline: May 26, 2006

Job Description

Geomatics Systems Specialist Shared Services Centre - Informatics Industry, Tourism and Investment Yellowknife, NT

Job Qualifications

Reporting to the Manager, NWT Centre for Geomatics, and working closely with GNWT departments and other users, the incumbent provides management, maintenance, user support, training, and growth planning for the NWT Centre for Geomatics geographic information systems (GIS) and remote sensing (RS) software. The incumbent provides geomatics software consulting, support and training to all staff and clients within the NWT Centre for Geomatics. The incumbent will organize Geomatics data to ensure that it meets the users needs including shareability, coherence, availability, quality and integrity. The successful candidate must have the ability to handle and prioritize demands from staff, and clients on a wide range of issues. The information and services provided potentially impacts all users of GIS and Remote Sensing technologies within the GNWT. Such knowledge and abilities are normally acquired through a university degree in Remote Sensing, GIS, or Geomatics and by five years of experience in Geomatics application support, and systems management in the geographic information systems and remote sensing environment. Equivalent combinations of education and/or experience will be considered. Salary starts at $39.34 (approximately $76,713 per annum), plus an annual Northern Allowance of $2,500.00. This competition may be used to fill similar positions that become available over the next six months. Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.

Other Information

Ref # 2006-63-3776 Closing Date: May 26, 2006 Apply to: Yellowknife Client Service Centre Department of Human Resources Government of the Northwest Territories Laing Building 2rd Floor P.O. Box 1320 Yellowknife NT X1A 2L9 Fax: (867) 873-0281 For copies of the job description, please visit

4920 - 52ND STREET

X1A 3T1

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