Ontario Public Service Careers - Job Preview
Apply By: Wednesday, April 3, 2013 11:59 pm EDT Print this pagePRINT

Competition Status: Position Filled

Approximately 95 individuals applied for this opportunity.

We have completed the recruitment process and successfully hired the top candidate into the position.

To look for other job opportunities that match your skills and experience go to Job Search. You may also subscribe to our Job Alert service to receive emails when new jobs open up that match your determined search criteria.

Thank you for your interest in the Ontario Public Service.

Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Northeastern Region - Geomatics Section
City:    North Bay
Job Term:    1 Temporary assignment/contract for up to 12 months
Job Code:    17TEN - Engin & Survey Supp(A/U)TEN17
Salary:    $65,379.00 - $78,712.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    52565
 View Job DescriptionView Job Description

Bring your Geographic Information Systems (GIS) expertise and strong leadership skills to the Ministry of Transportation.

What can I expect to do in this role?

As GIS Coordinator, you will:

• take the lead in the coordination of GIS activities and projects within the region
• assist in the development and implementation of ministry policy, standards and procedures related to GIS to ensure a consistent approach across the ministry
• provide a regional point of contact for specialized GIS expertise, client support, services and technical direction on the planning, design, use and acquisition of spatial business data and databases for GIS

How do I qualify?

Technical expertise:
• sound knowledge of Geographic Information System (GIS) principles, practices, spatial standards and procedures
• knowledge of GIS application technology such as ArcGIS, spatial database application software such as Spatial Data Engine, Access, SQL, Oracle and Microsoft Office Suite

Problem solving and analytical skills:
• sound analytical and problem solving skills to resolve complex problems, develop innovative solutions and interpret and assess industry best practices

Project management and organizational skills:
• proven planning, organizational and project management skills to lead and manage GIS projects and provide input on priorities
• demonstrated leadership and supervisory skills to lead a GIS Community of Practice and provide direction, technical leadership and guidance to staff

Communication and people skills:
• well developed oral and written communication
• consulting and interpersonal skills

Additional information:

  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 12 months, 447 Mckeown Ave, North Bay, North Region
Compensation Group:   Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Information Technology
Posted on:   Monday, March 18, 2013
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions as applicable from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
Remember: The deadline to apply is Wednesday, April 3, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.

Job advertisements for positions that have been designated bilingual will be provided in both English and French on the website. Positions that are not designated bilingual are not translated and are displayed in English only on both the English and French versions of the website.

Les annonces d'emploi pour les postes désignés bilingues sont publiées en anglais et en français sur le site Web. Les annonces pour les postes qui ne sont pas désignés bilingues ne sont pas traduites et elles figurent en anglais seulement, tant dans la version française que dans la version anglaise du site.

The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer.
Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Note: The only website where you can apply on-line for positions with the Ontario Public Service is http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca

Canada's Top 100 Employers Greater Toronto's Top Employers Canada's Top Family-Friendly Employers Canada's Best Diversity Employers Top Employers for Canadians Over 40 Canada's Greenest Employers Canada's Top Employers for Young People