Posted on April 20, 2008 - GC648

Company: City of Lethbridge
Position: CAD/GIS Technician
Location: Lethbridge
Salary: $26.27/hr
Contact Name: Human Resources
Deadline: April 30, 2008

Job Description

Working in a dynamic team environment, the successful candidate will perform complex technical work in the creation of accurate, detailed technical drawings, high quality maps and other creative GIS solutions for a variety of city departments, consultants and the general public.

Job Qualifications

Education: Two-year diploma in Civil Engineering Technology, Engineering Design and Drafting Technology or Geomatics Engineering Technology from a recognized institution.

Technical Skills: A strong understanding of cartographic principals, digital map creation and hard copy presentations is essential. The successful candidate will also have considerable experience in the application and use of ESRI’s ArcGIS Desktop product suite, including geodatabase design and table relationships, and using ArcGIS editing tools to create, edit and manage spatial data.

Experience with Bentley Microstation or Autodesk CAD software, as well as proficiency in the use of MS Office computer software (Word, Excel, Internet Explorer etc) is required. Knowledge of SQL statements would be an asset.

Interpersonal Skills: Successful candidates will be equally comfortable working individually with minimal supervision or as a key member of a project team. Candidates should therefore possess excellent communication skills; demonstrate initiative, creativity and resourcefulness; as well as excellent time management skills.

Other Information

If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity, please submit an application / resume to Human Resources, 6th Floor, City Hall, 910 – 4th Avenue South, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 0P6. E-mail: humanresources@lethbridge.ca Fax: (403) 320-9369.

Resumes with a cover letter will be accepted until 4:30 pm on April 30, 2008.

For further information regarding this opportunity please contact Rick Andrews, Spatial Data Services Manager at (403) 320-3038.

All applicants are thanked for their interest, however only those being considered will be contacted.

City of Lethbridge
910 - 4th Avenue South
6th floor, City Hall

Lethbridge, AB
T1J 0P6
(403)320-9369
Homepage - www.lethbridge.ca
E-Mail - humanresources@lethbridge.ca

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