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Jr GIS Technician – Full Time Position

Submit Resumes Tojobs@planview.ca – subject line: Jr GIS Technician

Closing Date: Open

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

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

RESOURCE REQUIREMENTS
 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

PREFERRED SKILLS
 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.