Posted on August 25, 2006 - GC392

Company: Canfor
Position: Woodlands Information Management Technician (GIS)
Location: Fort Nelson, BC
Contact Name: Graydon Rockwell
Deadline: September 10, 2006

Job Description

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 V9x, ArcView, 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 Graydon Rockwell 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 Sunday September 10th. Please address to the attention of the Graydon Rockwell, WIM Supervisor.


FAX: 250.962.3217

MAIL: Canadian Forest Products Ltd.
5162 Northwood Pulp Mill Road
PO Box 9000
Prince George, BC V2L 4W2

5162 Northwood Pulp Mill Road

Prince Geroge, BC
V2L 4W2

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