Geomatics Technician ID: 65234

Deadline Date: 2020/11/29

Location:  Thunder Bay

The Geomatics Technician GT will work under the general supervision of the Manager Four Rivers Environmental Services Group andor hisher designate and will work as part of a team to deliver Four Rivers programs The GT will help to maintain and coordinate Matawa geomatics services and provide daytoday support to member First Nation communities and Matawa First Nations Management departments including ongoing training map generation and other capacity building duties

Posting Date:
 Thunder Bay
 233 Court Street South
Start Date:
Number of positions:
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The incumbent must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:
- Diploma/Degree in geography, environmental studies or science (or related field);
- Two or more years' experience in Geomatics
- Knowledge in Geomatics Systems, including GIS, GPS Units and cartography
- Understanding of ESRI ArcGIS platforms;
- Knowledge of database management systems and techniques;
- Must have a good multidisciplinary environmental background;
- An excellent understanding of First Nations environmental issues and land, resource and environmental planning;
- First Nation Traditional Values Mapping experience would be an asset;
- Knowledge of First Nations Governments, Native Culture, traditions and lifestyles;
- Experience with working with First Nations;
- Ability to speak and understand Ojibway/Oji-Cree/Cree would be considered an asset
- Teaching experience would be an asset;
- An understanding of biology; geology; and geography with research/field experience would be an asset;
- Knowledge of the methods and techniques of collecting, analyzing and reporting data, especially environmental and/or natural resource data would be an asset; and
- Project Management experience would be an asset.
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How To Apply:
 How to Apply: Please send your cover letter and resume with three references to: Email: 

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Laura Prior
Position Title:
 Communications Specialist
Company Name:
 Four River Group, Matawa First Nations Management
 233 Court Street South
 Thunder Bay
Postal Code:
 P7B 2X9
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