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GIS Technician

R-049013
  1. Toronto
  1. Environment & geoscience

GIS Technician

Why join us?

SNC-Lavalin provides cutting-edge engineering, procurement, construction and financing solutions to projects in more than 100 countries around the world. From the Canadian Arctic to the Southern African region and Australasia, our multicultural workforce is driven by a fierce pride in their work and a pioneering vision.

SNC-Lavalin is truly a global leader in its field and has been chosen to design and build some of the most prestigious projects in the world.

The GIS Analyst reports to the E&G Biological and GIS Services Group Manager, who is located in our Toronto office at 195 The West Mall in Etobicoke. The Biological and GIS Services Group is part of the Toronto IACE team. As a member of the growing and diversifying GIS and Biological Services Group, the GIS Analyst, together with the Group Manager, will be responsible for the execution of a variety of GIS projects within the group while maintaining project profitability.

We are looking for multi-skilled candidates with a quantitative background for the position of GIS Technician. GIS Analysts are responsible for discovering patterns and trends through spatial mapping, developing mapping applications and tools and managing a digital library of geographic maps in various file types, among other duties.

How will you contribute to the team?

To perform this role successfully, the individual will be responsible for but not limited to the following:

  • Implement GIS projects and products in consultation with senior staff to meet project objectives.

  • Provide GIS, spatial analysis, modeling and decision support.

  • Collect, identify, maintain, analyze and integrate spatial data from internal or external sources.

  • Manage GIS project components.

  • Create maps for presentations, technical reports or otherwise.

  • Compile metadata and other documentation.

  • Act as junior analyst on a variety of GIS and environmental projects within the area of technical expertise of the Group, maintaining an average annual chargeability around 85%.

  • Provide GIS technical expertise to clients.

  • Assist in developing project plans in consultation with senior staff.

  • Assist with the development of proposals, qualification documents and other business development related activities.

  • Ensure technical proficiency and quality of project deliverables. Execute technical processes/best practices that ensure the highest quality of technical work is produced within the Group.

What will you contribute?

  • 1 to 5 years of experience in related field such as natural resource or environmental sciences with extensive GIS related work experience and training.

  • BSc. or in a relevant equivalent technical degree in Geographic Information Systems, Environmental Science, or Geography.

  • Understanding and experience working with ESRI ArcGIS (ver. 10.8) suite of software.

  • Proficiency with database programming languages such as SQL, R or Python a plus.

  • Proficiency with Survey 123, and front-end design languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript and various mapping languages a plus.

  • Critical thinking and complex problem-solving skills aid in finding workable solutions to problems without expending unnecessary time and money.

  • Analytical mindset, attention to detail and strong data management skills.

  • Ability to work independently.

  • Ability to work on multiple projects and set priorities.

  • Strong organizational and time management skills.

  • Proven technical writing skills, excellent verbal and interpersonal skills are required.

What we offer at SNC-Lavalin?

At SNC-Lavalin, you will enjoy competitive compensation, a safe and healthy work environment, and a full range of benefits (ie.: group insurance, retirement savings plan, share purchase plan, continuing education program, etc.).

  • Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes.

  • Competitive salary.

  • Motivational financial package & flexible benefits.

  • Defined contribution pension plan in which SNC-Lavalin contributes.

  • Work equipment provided according to the season (boot, bib, helmet, gloves, etc.).

  • Employee Share Ownership Plan (ESOP).

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

  • Learning and Development programs, training, career opportunities.

The masculine gender is used only to simplify the wording.

Additional Information:

Appropriate accommodations will be provided upon request throughout the recruitment and hiring process as required by Company policy and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

Successful applicants will be notified about SNC-Lavalin’s accommodation policies at the time the employment offer is extended, and the information will be shared with new personnel during the onboarding process.

At SNC-Lavalin, we seek to hire individuals with diverse characteristics, backgrounds and perspectives. We strongly believe that world-class talent makes no distinctions based on gender, ethnic or national origin, sexual identity and orientation, age, religion or disability, but enriches itself through these differences.  

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Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a global fully integrated professional services and project management company and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From offices around the world, SNC-Lavalin's employees are proud to build what matters. Our teams provide comprehensive end-to-end project solutions – including capital investment, consulting, design, engineering, construction, sustaining capital and operations and maintenance – to clients in oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power. On July 3, 2017, SNC-Lavalin acquired Atkins, one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. https://www.snclavalin.com

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