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- On October 13, 2018
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Website Elections Manitoba
RPI Resource Planner I
Salary: RPI, Step 7, $29.50/hour
Term: to May 3, 2019
In preparation for the 2020 general election, Elections Manitoba is seeking a GIS Technician to assist with the creation and maintenance of Elections Manitoba’s GIS and electoral boundary data. The position would begin work immediately with the term ending May 3, 2019.
Position Duties and Responsibilities
Reporting to the Manager of Elections Operations, the GIS Technician is responsible for assisting with the production of hardcopy and electronic maps, exportable website and SHP files, assigning x/y coordinates and appropriate electoral division and voting area assignments to addresses.
Other duties will include:
using the Districting for ArcGIS tool to create new voting area boundaries as determined by legislation and Elections Manitoba policy;
base map template creation/loading base data into master database;
compiling existing map labels/creating new map labels;
assisting with address database mapping;
map edits as required including creating large wall maps;
other duties as assigned to support assigned mapping projects.
Degree, diploma or certificate in Geographic Information Systems(GIS).
Knowledgeable in GIS, including using ESRI ArcGIS and/or ArcGIS Pro software
Demonstrated ability in cartographic design and quality map production.
Analytical abilities including the ability to analyze geospatial/temporal data for accuracy, completeness and error.
Organizational and time-management skills to manage multiple priorities in a time sensitive environment.
Written and verbal communication skills.
Strong attention to detail to complete work with a high degree of accuracy
Conditions of Employment:
The incumbent must be, and remain, politically non-partisan in both perception and fact.
Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.
Please send your resume and cover letter to email@example.com by October 26, 2018.
Only those who are selected will be contacted for an interview.
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org