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Jr GIS Technician (Ottawa) – Full Time Position

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Closing Date: Open




Successful candidate will be responsible for (but not limited to):

Editing spatial datasets in a variety of GIS applications
Spatial data manipulation and conversion using FME
Digitizing landbase, networks and assets
Maintaining project documentation

Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
Strong attention to detail
Excellent communication skills to liaise with team, clients and management
The ability to deal with multiple projects and conflicting deadlines
Proficient using ArcGIS environment
Strong understanding of map topology and database integrity
Solid data management and manipulation skills
Knowledgeable in configuring and maintaining geodatabases and shape files
Data transformation and re-projection skills
Ability to georeference unprojected drawings
Programming skills to build production enhancement tools in ArcGIS an asset

GIS experience with utility companies (i.e. electric, gas, telecom, fibre optic)
Understanding of engineering drawings
Working knowledge of FME
Experience with ArcFM
Experience with MapInfo
Experience with AutoCAD
Experience with SpatialNET
Experience with NetDesigner
Experience with NetWorkX


Candidates selected for the screening process will be contacted by phone. Phone calls will not be accepted by applicants prior to being selected for the screening process. Only potential qualified candidates selected will be contacted.

Planview Utility Services Ltd is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Planview Utility Services Ltd will provide accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform Human Resources staff of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require.