Posted on February 4, 2008 - GC571

Company: M.D. of Bonnyville No. 87
Position: GIS/GPS Technician
Location: Bonnyville, Alberta
Salary: To be negotiated
Contact Name: Judy McEwen
Deadline: May 30, 2008

Job Description

The Municipal District of Bonnyville invites applications for the position of GIS/GPS Technician within our Planning and Development Department. This is a new position and an excellent opportunity for individuals with a thorough knowledge of GIS concepts, databases and trends. Reporting directly to the Planning and Development Director, the primary responsibilities of t his position will be the designing and development of GIS Databases using a multidisciplinary approach, digital mapping, database management, plus maintaining the GPS for all departments, and providing spatial information to users as required. This position will also have the opportunity for the implementation of new projects utilizing GIS/GPS and continual updating of all data sets will also be conducted.

Job Qualifications

The ideal applicant will possess strong GIS skill within two or more packages; with a basic background of Macro/c/c++/Visual Basic or Python. Formal training or a high level of "hands on" experience is required. In addition, this individual will have effective analytical and problem solving skills, coupled with a strong work ethic and very good communication skills.

Other Information

In keeping with the M.D.'s commitment to a safe work environment, on site training will be required to ensure our desired standards are met. All interested applicants are invited to submit their resume, in confidence, by 2:00 pm, February 15th, 2008 to: Human Resources Department municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87 Bag 1010, Bonnyville, Alberta T9N 2J7 Tel: (780)826-3171 Fax: (780)826-3775 The M.D. of Bonnyville conducts pre-employment drug testing as one of a series of employment requirements for safety-sensitive positions. We thank all those who apply; however only those considered for the position will be contacted.

M.D. of Bonnyville No. 87
4901 - 50 Avenue

Bonnyville, AB
T9N 2J7
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