Posted on April 18, 2005 - GC254

Company: Urban Systems Ltd.
Position: GIS Technologist
Location: Kamloops, BC
Contact Name: Jenn Duperreault
Deadline: May 6, 2005

Job Description

Urban Systems is a Western Canada based consulting firm providing services to local and provincial governments, First Nations and the land development sector since 1975. Our 250 employees share the common goal of providing ‘great service for great clients’. We are proud to offer our clients tailored, innovative and cost effective solutions from the combined skills of our professional engineers, community planners, landscape architects, urban designers, local government specialists and civil technologists. THE OPPORTUNITIES Continuing demand for the services that we provide has prompted our search for more talented and motivated professionals and practitioners. We look for people with exceptional communication skills who can work independently AND collaborate effectively on diverse, multidisciplinary teams. As well, given our focus on career growth and development here at Urban Systems, preference will be given to those candidates that have demonstrated a commitment to ongoing personal and professional development over the course of their career. Currently we’re looking to round out our Kamloops team with a GIS Technologist.

Job Qualifications

MANDATE: • Team Player; • Highly motivated, self starter; • Effective communicator; • Very adaptable to a multitude of situations and projects; • Organized; • High level proficiency with ESRI ArcGIS products; • Strong database design and maintenance skills; • Efficient at data compilation, creation and maintenance; • General knowledge of Municipal Engineering, Planning and Environmental studies; • Strong cartographic and Metadata skills; • Proficiency with AutoCAD Map.

Other Information

Urban Systems has recently had the honour of being selected as one of Canada’s top 100 Employers by Maclean’s magazine for the second year in a row. We believe strongly in employee involvement and development and provide opportunities for people to create their own career path. Please check our website ( for more information and send your resume and covering letter to Jenn Duperreault at and quote “GIS Technologist” in the subject line.

Urban Systems Ltd.
200-286 St. Paul Street

Kamloops, BC
V2C 6G4
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