Job Description:

CITIZENS FIRST THROUGH SERVICE EXCELLENCE

We have an exciting Temporary Unionized opportunity in the Infrastructure Delivery Department for an experienced and motivated individual 

GIS Technician – Information Processor
(1 Year Contract)
(JOB # J1117-0921) 

As one of Southern Ontario’s fastest growing cities, with its mix of urban and rural areas, Vaughan is an in-demand place to live and work. Vaughan is considered one of Canada’s most family friendly cities with a dynamic and diverse population of over 300,000. With one of the top performing economies, a growing tourism industry and an enviable portfolio of recreational and cultural venues, this is the place where you want to be. 

Responsible for GIS and related computer support for the Infrastructure Delivery Department. Researches, designs and maintains departmental data models, standards, data flows, databases, databases structures, etc.; performs and writes ad hoc and custom queries using Structured Query Language (SQL); modifies and customizes GIS application software; performs data quality control checks; provides end user computer support; assists with report formats and generation of hardcopy map products. 

Qualifications and experience:

  • Community College Diploma in Geographic Information Systems or suitable equivalent.
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in the use of Geographic Information Systems
    Software and associated hardware, including one (1) years’ experience in the use of
    relational database technology (Oracle or Microsoft Access preferred).
  • Ability to create models in Feature Manipulation Engine (FME)
  • Ability to write and understand structured programs using HTML, Java Script or Visual
    Basic.
  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings, legal plans and other department
    related documents.
  • Ability to deal effectively and courteously with the public, staff and Council.
  • Possess an Ontario Valid class G driver’s license, in good standing
  • Reliable vehicle to use on corporate business.

If you are an energetic person who is interested in bringing your knowledge and passion to the City of Vaughan, please click here to apply online by Tuesday, January 2, 2018. 

Please note that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.        

The City of Vaughan is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. The City of Vaughan is also committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

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