Posted on May 9, 2007 - GC471

Company: Timberline Natural Resource Group Ltd.
Position: GIS Specialist
Location: Victoria, BC
Contact Name: Brian Calder
Deadline: May 25, 2007

Job Description

Timberline Natural Resource Group Ltd. is one of Canada’s strongest and most geographically diverse full-service natural resource consultancies. Our network of operations has offices in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Ontario, as well as international operations in Chile. We employ over 230 professional and technical personnel. In response to dynamic and growing business opportunities, our staffing requirements continue to expand. Our Victoria branch currently has full time employment opportunities for GIS Specialists. The GIS Specialist will work on a diverse range of projects including: timber supply analysis, ecosystem modeling, First Nations and protected area mapping, remote sensing, and forest inventory support. In a dynamic team environment, the GIS specialist draws on the skills and experience of a large group of foresters, ecologists, information technologists, and GIS specialists.

Job Qualifications

In order to be successful the GIS Specialist will: • Be self-motivated and team-oriented; • Have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills; • Bring professionalism and innovation to all tasks; • Have experience and/or formal training in ArcGIS and ArcInfo Workstation; • Be skilled and interested in automating GIS tasks with AML, Python, or Visual Basic; • Hold a GIS focused post secondary accreditation; • Enjoy problem solving and GIS analysis; and • Be enthusiastic about enhancing their existing GIS talent. This is a full time salary position. Remuneration is commensurate with experience and demonstrated contribution to the firm. Timberline is 100% employee-owned and offers competitive wages and benefits. Our organization has exciting career development opportunities with flexible work locations and schedules. At Timberline, we pride ourselves on team development, technical knowledge, and continuous learning.

Other Information

Applications including resume and cover letter should be forwarded via email to: Please indicate in the subject line of your e-mail the position or positions you are applying for, and include your resume and cover letter as a word attachment. Digital submission via email is preferred. Alternatively, you may fax your resume and cover letter to 604-733-0634, Attention: Human Resources, or mail it to: Mr. Brian Calder GIS/RS Analyst Suite 601 1207 Douglas St. Victoria, BC V8W 2E7 All candidates must be eligible to work in Canada. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however only those short-listed for initial interviews will be contacted. We will be accepting applications until May 25, 2007

Timberline Natural Resource Group Ltd.
958 West 8th Avenue

Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1E5

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