Posted on March 20, 2008 - GC610

Position: Mapping Technician 1
Location: Coquitlam
Salary: 21.85 - 25.71 per ho
Contact Name: Leslie Guan
Deadline: April 7, 2008

Job Description

Mapping Technician I Enrich your skills in this full-time, temporary (2-year) position You will gain valuable experience supporting Community Planning and Environment Services by performing technical mapping work including researching, compiling and entering geographic/non-geographic data from Official Community Plans (OCP), zoning bylaws and related mapping, orthophotographs and record drawings into a computer database using a graphic workstation. You will also research and utilize a wide variety of source data and prepare/revise drawings, maps and graphic materials. Equipped with a combination of relevant education, experience and a recognized GIS qualification, you have proven skills in ArcGIS 9.2 and other ESRI GIS extensions, AutoCAD, GIS analysis, 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 range of $21.85-$25.71/hour (based on our 2006 rate), 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 the reference #2008-100418, by 5:00 pm, Monday, April 7, 2008 to: Human Resources City of Coquitlam 3000 Guildford Way Coquitlam, BC V3B 7N2 Fax: 604.927.3075; email: We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.

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3000 Guildford Way

Coquitlam, bc
V3B 7N2
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