Posted on September 20, 2010 - GC993

Company: City of Vaughan
Location: VAUGHAN
Contact Name: HR Partner
Deadline: October 4, 2010

Job Description

Reporting to the Manager of Capital Planning & Infrastructure the successful candidate will be responsible for GIS and related computer support such as researching, designing and maintaining departmental data models and standards. As well as performing and writing ad hoc and custom queries using Structured Query Language (SQL). Other responsibilities include performing data quality control checks, providing end user support and assisting with report formats and generation of hardcopy map products.

Job Qualifications

The position requires a Community College Diploma in Geographic Information Systems (or suitable equivalent). The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years experience in the use of GIS software and hardware and be able to modify/customize as needed. Must include one year experience in the use of relational database technology (Oracle or Microsoft Access preferred) with a demonstrated ability to write and understand structured programs using HTML, Java Script or Visual Basic. Ability to read and understand engineering drawings, legal plans and other department related documents is essential. Excellent interpersonal skills will be needed when dealing effectively and courteously with the public, staff and Council. Valid class G driver’s license, in good standing and a reliable vehicle to use on corporate business is required.

Other Information

In addition to offering a competitive compensation package, we have a strong focus on health and wellness, including fitness facilities and family-focused benefits. If you are an energetic person who is interested in bringing your aptitude for GIS to the City of Vaughan, please forward your resume in MS Word or pdf. only, quoting File #10-82-LLGEO in the subject line by Monday, October 4, 2010 to: Human Resources Department City of Vaughan, 2141 Major Mackenzie Drive Vaughan, ON L6A 1T1 Fax 905-832-8575

City of Vaughan
2141 Major Mackenzie Drive
Human Resources

Vaughan, ON
L6A 1T1

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