Posted on May 7, 2007 - GC468

Company: Western Forest Products
Position: Geomatics Technician
Location: Gold River, B.C.
Contact Name: Len Smith
Deadline: May 18, 2007

Job Description

GEOMATICS TECHNICIAN THE COMPANY Western Forest Products Inc. is an integrated Canadian forest products company that is committed to the safety of our employees, the culture of performance and the discipline to achieve results. We are currently seeking an experienced Geomatics Technician to join our Nootka Sound Forest Operation located at Gold River, B.C. THE POSITION As part of a dedicated operations team, the successful candidate will be responsible for the mapping and GIS of 600,000m3 of annual cut. The successful candidate will use GIS and database skills to assist in resolving forest mapping, inventory and analysis issues. As well the successful candidate should expect to assist in the development of standards and procedures for the integration and analysis of data from various sources. QUALIFICATIONS The ideal candidate will be innovative thinker with 3 - 5 years experience with digital mapping and/or cartography and familiarity with operations mapping in coastal forestry conditions. Previous experience with ArcGIS 9.x, SDE, Genus (including Geo) and Crystal Reports would be an asset. By your peers you are considered a highly motivated individual with well developed organizational skills. As a significant level of interaction will be required with Foresters and Engineers, well developed communication and interpersonal skills are required. We offer a competitive salary with a comprehensive benefit package. If you believe you possess the skills and qualifications we require, please reply in confidence by May 18, 2007, to: Employee Services Department Western Forest Products Inc. 2nd Floor, 435 Trunk Road Duncan, BC V9L 2P9 Fax (250) 748-1618 E-mail: As only short list candidates will be contacted, we thank you in advance for your interest.

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Western Forest Products
435 Trunk Rd

Duncan, BC
V9L 2P9
250 748-1618
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