Mapping Technician 2
Mapping Technician 2
Regular Full Time
Engineering and Public Works
The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents. Our municipality continues to grow through innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.
We are currently seeking a Mapping Technician 2 to join the City of Coquitlam, one of BC's Top Employers. As a member of the Engineering and Public Works Department, the successful candidate is responsible for assisting with the development, maintenance, and application of department’s GIS resources and services.
This is technical mapping work in the preparation and maintenance of City base, legal, and utility servicing maps, and in recording and computing related non graphic data using computer assisted techniques and equipment. Employees of positions in this class research and utilize a wide variety of source data and enter same; prepare and/or revise drawings and maps for a variety of engineering projects; compile and assemble non graphic data and establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of internal and external contacts.
Your thorough knowledge of GIS software and applications is ideally demonstrated by having a diploma in GIS, plus sound related mapping experience. An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience may be considered. Professional designation of GISP and/or ESRI certification(s) is considered an asset. A valid driver’s license is required.
The City of Coquitlam is offering an hourly rate of $32.25 - $37.97. In addition to comprehensive benefits, you can anticipate a lively, fast-paced environment, an earned day off program, plus opportunities for personal and professional growth.
Please upload a recent driver’s abstract (within 30 days) with your application.
Please apply online by 5 p.m. December 6, 2019 at coquitlam.ca/jobs.
The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.