Posted on September 18, 2007 - GC520

Company: City of Surrey
Position: GIS Analyst
Location: Surrey
Contact Name: Sean Simpson

Job Description

The City of Surrey is growing at a tremendous rate. Rapid growth in a demanding environment means that innovation and creativity are vital to the success of our community of 410,000 citizens. Within this demanding environment, the opportunity exists in the for a GIS Analyst. You will perform professional research, data management and analysis. You will provide support, direction and training to staff throughout the City; act as a project leader on projects in a preliminary investigation, design implementation and post-implementation review of GIS applications; troubleshoot user and technical problems; customize and support GIS applications with programming tools to meet end user needs; perform data modeling using Visio; liaise with other cities and external agencies and departments in the exchange of spatial, attribute and graphic data.

Job Qualifications

The successful candidate must have a Bachelors Degree in a directly related field from a recognized post secondary educational institution plus two years related GIS experience using spatial applications OR, an equivalent acceptable combination of training and experience. You should posses skills and knowledge in a full range of tools and programming languages including but not limited to: ArcGIS, ArcIMS, ArcServer, ArcSDE and geodatabase management, ArcPad, VB, ArcObjects, and SQL; proven skills in identification of software and hardware problems; current GIS terminology, principles and practices.

Other Information

If you thrive in a challenging environment please visit us on-line to apply at: City of Opportunity. Progress Through Diversity. The City of Surrey wishes to thank all applicants for their interest and advises that only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

City of Surrey
14245 56 Ave

Surrey, BC
V3X 3A2

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