Posted on March 23, 2009 - GC858

Company: Timberline Natural Resource Group
Position: Senior GIS Consultant
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Contact Name: Human Resources
Deadline: April 24, 2009

Job Description

As an experienced professional, you are a results-oriented team player who has demonstrated success in providing GIS services to a variety of clients. The full-time position requires competency in the field of Geographic Information System (GIS). Specific responsibilities may include:

  • Apply your passion for GIS and interest in developing business to augment our GIS services for government and industry clients primarily situated in Alberta
  • Deliver innovative and timely GIS services to internal and external clients
  • Working closely with Timberline business line leaders to provide GIS services
  • Independently and as a member of a team prepare proposals in response to RFPs, RFQs and RFIs
  • Job Qualifications

    This position requires a self-motivated individual who is adapt at working independently or as part of a team with fundamental technical understanding and ability of GIS services to complement an entrepreneurial and customer-focused mind. Additionally, it is essential to possess strong interpersonal and communication/presentation skills to develop and maintain productive client relationships. Technical qualifications may include the following:

  • Minimum of 4-5 years experience in GIS services
  • A strong and current knowledge of ESRI products
  • An appreciation of open source GIS solutions
  • Proven knowledge and experience delivering GIS projects
  • University degree in computer science, geography (GIS), natural resource management, or equivalent education and experience
  • Working knowledge of Project Management experience, Alberta GIS initiatives, and an understanding of the energy and forestry industries are considered strong assets
  • Other Information

    Remuneration is commensurate with applicable experience. Timberline is 100% employee-owned. Our organization has exciting career development opportunities and supports professional association membership and individual training.

    Application Process

    Applications, including cover letter and current resume should be forwarded via email to before April 24, 2009.

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    All candidates must be eligible to work in Canada. We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

    Timberline Natural Resource Group
    #401-958 West 8th Ave

    Vancouver, BC

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