Posted on February 9, 2009 - GC835

Company: The Forestry Corp.
Position: GIS Analyst
Location: Edmonton, AB
Contact Name: Information Services Manager
Deadline: February 20, 2009

Job Description

The Forestry Corp., based in Edmonton, Alberta, has been providing exceptional quality professional services to industrial, governmental and academic clients in the natural resources sector since 1993. Our key business is providing dynamic solutions to our clients in the areas of land inventory, disposition management, GIS analysis, resource assessment, strategic and operational planning, data modeling, data management and application development. We conduct our business in a work environment that is both flexible and comfortable and in a culture that provides for creative thinking and teamwork. We offer competitive salaries, benefits, a health spending allowance and opportunities for new challenges and growth.

Job Qualifications

• Experience with ArcGIS (ArcInfo, ArcEditor) versions 9.x or higher • Experience with ArcSDE and working with Enterprise Geodatabases. • Experience programming with ArcObjects and/or Python. • Experience with relational databases (SQL Server or Oracle) • Knowledge of workstation ArcInfo version 8.x or higher and AML would be an asset. In addition to all the required qualifications listed above, the best candidate for this position will also: • Be self-motivated • Be a good problem solver • Have some experience or exposure to the business of forestry or natural resources • Work well in an unstructured environment

Other Information

All applications must have a cover letter (stating salary expectations), your resume and a minimum of 2 references. Applications will be accepted up to February 20, 2009. Due to the tight turnaround on this advertisement, we request email or fax resumes only. Please forward resumes and cover letters to: The Forestry Corp. Attention: Information Services Manager Fax: (780) 453-3986 Email: Candidates must be Canadian citizens or landed immigrants with valid work permits. A health benefit package is available after 90 days. Further information about The Forestry Corp. can be obtained from our web site ( or by emailing us at While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted. We thank you in advance should you decide to apply for this position.

The Forestry Corp.
Suite 101
11710 Kingsway Avenue

Edmonton, AB
T5G 0X5
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