Invasive Species GIS Analyst
Scientific Technical Officer R21
An eligibility list may be established.
This position can be performed virtually from anywhere in British Columbia dependant on organizational and operational Ministry requirements.
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This role will conduct advanced spatial data analysis in support of invasive plant program and management decision making on resource planning, land management or other program issues.
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For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Edi.Torrans@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your Job Application page on the MyHR website.
NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:
- Undergraduate degree in GIS, resource management, or computer science plus a minimum of two year related experience; OR Technical Diploma in computer science/programming or GIS plus a minimum of four years related experience.
- Experience designing and developing customized spatial applications.
- Experience delivering spatial analysis projects in support of client’s business needs.
- Preference will be given to those with experience in web mapping applications.
- Must have and maintain a valid Class 5 Drivers License. (This position will require some travel to various locations throughout the province to provide workshops, training, and technical support).
Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.
Cover Letter: NO
Resume: YES – A resume is required as part of your application, however, it may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.
Questionnaire: YES (COMPREHENSIVE) – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.
IMPORTANT: Comprehensive questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job requirements. Please ensure you include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and your accountabilities and accomplishments.