Stantec System

GIS Specialist

Location CA-ON-Ottawa | CA-ON-Stoney Creek
Posted Date 3 days ago(3/15/2018 10:44 AM)
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Environmental Services

Your Opportunity

2,600 Environmental Services staff. 20 technical specialties. 900 professional associations. An international team with local expertise. You could say we know a little something about the environment. Our passion for it drives our work. Grounded by safety, quality, and ethics, we come up with solutions that perfectly fit the site. We know what it takes to balance competing project interests with creativity and efficiency. We know what to look for. And, we know how to get the job done—the right way. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Duties

An opportunity exists for a talented, and ambitious junior or intermediate GIS Specialist in our Ottawa, or Stoney Creek ON office to provide both business and technical knowledge of GIS solutions, to fit the needs of our internal and external clients. Prior experience in the delivery of GIS projects, particularly in the field of environmental monitoring and remediation is beneficial in qualifying for this role. Current GIS projects involve application of GIS solutions for data related to spill response, groundwater and water resource management, environmental assessment and site monitoring.

As part of our Environmental Services group the successful candidate will be responsible for:


  • Creating and maintaining spatial information in a variety of platforms, including ESRI and Autodesk products.
  • Editing, analyzing and creating GIS figures on an as needed basis.
  • Researching a variety of data, maintenance of data, creating and editing feature classes, personal geodatabases and implementing QA/QC procedures and standards for data storage, cartography, and project processes. 

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • 3-4 years’ experience and knowledge in working within the ESRI suite of GIS applications.
  • Working knowledge and familiarity with MS Access databases and MS Excel spreadsheets, along with up-to-date technical knowledge and an understanding of current IT and industry specific trends is highly desirable.
  • Previous experience in GIS data management and analysis in the environmental management, remediation, or groundwater resource fields.
  • Successful track record in a consulting services environment would be considered an asset.
  • Motivated individual with strong collaboration/communication skills,  and excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to manage, and prioritize several simultaneous assignments while ensuring on-time delivery.

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