Posted on October 19, 2007 - GC549

Position: Mapping Technician 1
Location: City of Coquitlam
Salary: 21.85 Hour
Contact Name: Larissa Koke
Deadline: November 5, 2007

Job Description

Mapping Technician I Enrich your skills in this temporary full-time, 14-month term position You will gain valuable experience supporting the work program of Community Planning, Environment Services and Transportation Planning by performing technical mapping work (including database management) related to the design, maintenance and distribution of GIS data and other related information. In addition to establishing and executing procedures for data integrity and quality control, you will assist in refining GIS capabilities and developing procedures/standards for data collection/integration, as well as prepare necessary graphic materials. Equipped with a combination of relevant education, experience and a recognized GIS qualification, you have basic surveying, spatial editing and collecting/importing GPS coordinated data. You also bring a sound knowledge of computer-assisted mapping and drafting techniques, procedures and materials as well as a basic knowledge of relational databases. Familiarity with Digital Elevation Modelling, ArcMap, ArcInfo, ArcVIEW and various Microsoft applications and related software (Adobe Illustrator, Safe FME) would be an asset. In addition to a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits, you can anticipate a lively, fast paced environment, a compressed work week plus opportunities for personal and professional growth. Please submit a résumé and covering letter, citing reference number Reference #2007-100344, by 5:00 pm, Monday, November 5, 2007 to: Human Resources City of Coquitlam 3000 Guildford Way Coquitlam, BC V3B 7N2 Fax: 604.927.3075 email: Web:

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Coquitlam, bc
V3B 7N2
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