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GIS Technician

Vancouver, BC

Adam Czecholinski
B. Sc. / GIT / Adv. Dip. GIS
11443 Wellington Crescent, Surrey BC, V3R 9H1
(778) 995-5766
[email protected]

Objective
To apply my GIS analysis, implementation, and design skills along with my environmental geoscience knowledge to contribute to the success of company projects.

Education
Advanced Diploma in Geographic Information Systems | BCIT
2017 SEP – 2018 MAY
> Gained applied technical skills in a variety of GIS applications and topics, including but not limited to:
– Operating common GIS software such as ArcGIS and various DBMS’s
– Understanding the principles of working with remote sensing and digital elevation data
– Manipulating raster data for spatial modelling and analysis purposes
– Using cartographic principles and techniques to create effective digital maps
> Gained valuable experience working with geochemistry data at my Geoscience BC practicum

Bachelor of Science in Earth Science | SFU
2011 SEP – 2017 APR
> Completed the Environmental Geoscience concentration
> Gained valuable knowledge in a wide range of geoscience subjects with a vested interest in the following fields of study:
– Quaternary geology, geomorphology, and terrain analysis
– Hydrogeology, aqueous geochemistry, and groundwater modelling
> Completed the academic requirements for EGBC’s Geoscientist-In-Training

Experience
GIS Practicum | Geoscience BC
2018 JAN – 2018 MAY
I completed my BCIT GIS practicum requirement at Geoscience BC. I prepared a geodatabase compilation containing all geochemistry sample records collected or reanalyzed by Geoscience BC as part of the Regional Geochemical Survey. The compiled data contained over 65,000 unique sample records which I integrated into the Earth Science Viewer web mapping application using ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Server, and Geocortex Essentials.

Casual Labour | Coast Mountain Bus Company
2015 APR – 2015 SEP
As a full-time night-shift employee at the Richmond BC garage, I worked in a fast-paced environment cleaning, fueling, re-parking, and performing pre-trip inspections on city buses to ensure readiness for daily operation. I also obtained a Class 2 Commercial Driver’s License (Bus license – automatic transmission with air brakes).

QA Tester | Canadian Direct Insurance
2012 APR – 2015 APR
My main duty as a quality assurance tester was to prepare and perform user acceptance test cases for the Business departments while reporting software bugs to the CDI Systems development team. In addition, I managed user documentation for new software features, trained new hires in regression and functional testing procedures, participated in leading update meetings for analysts and business users, and updated personal employee information for the company directory.

Skills
Proficient in:
> ArcGIS Desktop and ArcGIS Pro
> Microsoft Office
Familiar with:
> FME
> AutoCAD
> PCI Geomatica
> DAT/EM Summit Evolution
> HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
> Database Management Systems (PostgreSQL, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server)
> Object Oriented Programming (Java, C++) and Python scripting

Bilingual: fluent in English and Polish

Education

Sept 2017 - May 2018

Advanced Diploma in Geographic Information Systems at British Columbia Institute of Technology

Sept 2011 - Apr 2017

Bachelor of Science in Earth Science at Simon Fraser University

Experience

Jan 2018 - May 2018

GIS Practicum at Geoscience BC

Apr 2012 - Apr 2015

QA Tester at Canadian Direct Insurance

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