Posted on August 21, 2008 - GC727

Company: Hemmear
Position: GIS Technician
Location: Vancouver or Burnaby BC
Salary: TBD
Contact Name: Jennifer Marcoux

Job Description

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with excellent technical and interpersonal skills to work with our talented team in delivering outstanding service to our clients. In this position you will be responsible for using GIS tools and mapping applications to build, manipulate and maintain data, produce thematic maps and support mapping for projects.

Job Qualifications

Knowledge of GIS theory essential. Experience and formal education with ESRI/ArcGIS systems required. Experience and education in cartography/map presentation (knowledge of coordinate systems & projections, vector & raster data formats) Knowledge of survey data, engineering drawings and site plans an asset. Familiarity with graphics packages such as CorelDraw or Illustrator an asset. Knowledge or experience with other GIS software (Google Earth, Global Mapper, Manifold, MapGuide or MapServer) an asset Knowledge of environmental industry a strong asset. Experience or interest in AutoCAD an asset. Experience with GPS software / hardware an asset. Experience with large format plotters an asset. Experience with scripting or coding (VBScript, Javascript, AutoLisp) or a strong desire to learn.

Other Information

Location: The successful candidate will be based in our Vancouver or Burnaby offices. Deadline: Actively searching for the right candidate. How to Apply: Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to: We appreciate the interest shown by all applicants; however, only selected individuals will be contacted for interviews.

1380 Burrard Street

Vancouver, BC
V6Z 2H3

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