Posted on August 28, 2008 - GC755

Company: Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo
Position: GIS Technologist II
Location: Fort McMurray, AB
Salary: $35.33-$41.56
Contact Name: Human Resources
Deadline: September 5, 2008

Job Description

This is a permanent, full-time position working thirty-five (35) hours per week. Under general supervision, serve as an intermediate-level GIS resource for spatial data processing, data collection, database creation and management, mapping, and systems research, development and extensive, ongoing user GIS training and support.

Job Qualifications

Qualifications: • Two (2) year Diploma in Geographic Information Systems technology from a recognized, post-secondary institution. • Three (3) years, related experience in the use of GIS, including spatial data processing, thematic mapping, database management and knowledge of relevant programming tools. • Experience in an urban or municipal government with GeoMedia Professional GIS and AutoCAD is an asset. • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills with the ability to work independently and as part of a team in a changing environment. • Knowledge of GIS-based Internet applications • Proficiency in use of the Internet and Internet search tools.

Other Information

In addition to the rate of pay, we offer other attractive incentives: -excellent training and development opportunities -an extensive employer paid benefits plan -home equity protection program -an additional annual payment of $12,480 which represents a cost of living allowance Competition Number 08-0187 Submit application and/or resume to: The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, Human Resources Department, Suite 103, 9816 Hardin Street Building, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 2K4, Fax Number 780-743-5401 or apply online at We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo
9909 Franklin Avenue

Fort McMurray, AB
T9H 2K4
(780) 743-5401
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