Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
Terrace or Hazelton

GIS AnalystGIS Analyst
$58,629.96 – $66,726.25 annually plus $38.87 Bi-Weekly Isolation Allowance for the Hazelton location

BC Timber Sales (BCTS) manages about 20 per cent of the province’s allowable annual cut for Crown timber, generating economic prosperity for British Columbians through the safe, sustainable development and auction of Crown timber.  BCTS operates in 33 communities and directly supports over 8,000 jobs across B.C.

Data from our operations are used to help determine the market value of the timber harvested from public land and ensures British Columbians receive fair value from their timber resources.

BCTS also supports government’s commitment to true, lasting reconciliation with First Nations in B.C. as we move toward fully adopting and implementing the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and the Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

To find out more about our program check out the BCTS website
The GIS Analyst conducts advanced spatial data analysis in support of program and management decision making on resource planning, land management and other program issues.

Qualifications for this role include:geomatics

·         Diploma or degree in geographic information systems, or in a related field such as natural resources or geography and three years (gained within the last five years) of related experience.

·         OR an equivalent combination of training and five (gained within the last seven) years related experience.

·         Experience designing and developing customized spatial tools.

·         Experience delivering complex spatial analysis projects in support of client’s business needs.

For more information and to apply online by June 2, 2019, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/60624

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.

To apply for this job please visit bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com.