Posted on November 18, 2008 - GC806

Company: IIC Technologies Inc
Position: GIS Technician
Location: North Vancouver, BC
Salary: Experience-based
Contact Name: John Conyon
Deadline: December 31, 2008

Job Description

Description of Position:
A range of duties related to marine digital chart production. Specifically, support will be given to data production, quality control, and research and development (R&D) projects. Tasks can involve ENCs, DNCs, AMLs, paper chart compilation, testing/development/evaluation of processes, writing of reports and documentation, corresponding or working directly with clients (normally hydrographic offices), testing new software platforms, and a range of other related activities

Candidate must have strong analytical skills, the ability to perform quality control to a very high level of competence, strong written and verbal communication skills, and be able to work and learn effectively within a dynamic environment with limited supervision.

Job Qualifications

Work Experience:
> In depth knowledge of GIS concepts and hands-on experience in advanced GIS processing
> Knowledge on S-57 ENC and/or DNC standards
> Knowledge on CARIS and/or ESRI software platforms
> Proven experience with digital data quality control (preferably ENC and/or DNC)
> Proven written and verbal communication skills extremely important
> Experience with GIS systems customization and configuration management
> CARIS HPD experience beneficial
> Cartographic skills beneficial
> Some software development or scripting skills beneficial

Educational Requirements:
> Training in field (i.e. geography, cartography, hydrography) or equivalent work experience.

Other Information

Submit resumes, salary expectations, and cover letters to No phone calls please. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

IIC Technologies Inc
#400 1124 Lonsdale Ave

North Vancouver, BC
V7M 2H1

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