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Business Solutions Technologist (geomatics)
Municipality: City of Abbotsford This posting closed on

November 20, 2019
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 19-192 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Job Description: At the City of Abbotsford our people are our greatest asset. We offer a wide range of diverse, stimulating and rewarding career opportunities that support and recognize high levels of performance. In Abbotsford, we work strongly to create a challenging and rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We invite you to become part of a place that has strong corporate and organizational values, rewarding career paths, challenging opportunities and an engaging and dynamic team to work with.

Be part of the story. Join our team today.

The City of Abbotsford’s Geomatics division is seeking a self-motivated professional to join their dynamic team as a full time Business Solutions Technologist.

As the City of Abbotsfords newest Business Solutions Technologist, you will be responsible for maintaining and evolving the City’s spatial and non-spatial data using best practices and appropriate software. You will also be involved in the development and maintenance of supporting documentation and providing administrative support for project or City-wide initiatives or events to ensure high level of customer service.

In this exciting role you will participate on project teams and cross-functional groups to deliver new and ongoing initiatives and products. Your knowledge will allow you to support business activities in the creation/collection and management of data, information, and analytics using a variety of software applications and tools.

An ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; along with good organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize workloads and meet deadlines are essential to be successful in this role.

To be considered for this position, you must have:
• Diploma in Technology Management, Geographic Information Systems, Environmental Science or a related discipline combined with an Advanced Diploma in GIS;
• One-year experience working with GIS and the development of cartographic, analytic and data collection solutions, using web services and applications, as well as developing user requirements and/or spatial information management standards;
• A valid BC Driver’s Licence.

This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is from $30.61 to 36.01 per hour plus we offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package.

At the City of Abbotsfords we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities.

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Closing Date: November 28, 2019
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Opening Date: November 13, 2019 08:30 AM
Closing Date: November 20, 2019 04:30 PM