Posted on April 29, 2008 - GC650

Company: Focus Corporation
Position: GIS/Mapping Technician
Location: Fort St. john
Contact Name: Recruitment, Human Resources
Deadline: May 23, 2008

Job Description

Focus Corporation is a multidiscipline engineering, geomatics and planning consulting firm with offices in major centers throughout Western Canada. We are currently seeking a GIS/Mapping Technician to join our Fort St. John, BC Geomatics team. Reporting to the CAD Supervisor, you will: Plan map content, format or design and compile required data from a variety of data sources Assist with custom application development, especially at it relates to desktop GIS software (ArcGIS) Provide technical advise and expertise regarding the best approach for accomplishing objectives for specific projects within a GIS/Mapping and broader geomatics context Undertake other assigned duties as required

Job Qualifications

As the successful candidate you: will have proficiency in AutoCAD Map, ArcMap and ArcCatalog have experience with ESRI data structures, including geodatabases have experience with ArcGIS extensions, including 3D Analyst/ArcGlobe will have experience in the implementation of mapping projects including planning of map content, format/design and compilation of data from a variety of data sources including aerial photographs and satellite imagery have the ability to plan and organize projects and assignments and ensure successful completion seek challenge, have a high sense of urgency and comfortable working on a broad range of activities

Other Information

PEOPLE COME FIRST AT FOCUS. We offer our employees an attractive compensation package that includes a competitive salary, above market group health benefits, a group RRSP plan, as well as a commitment to career development. To apply for this opportunity please visit our careers website at and click on the appropriate opportunity link.

Focus Corporation
1000, 9925 - 109 Street

Edmonton, AB
T5K 2J8
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