The Town of Westlock is seeking an energetic, dynamic individual for the position of GIS/Asset Management Coordinator. The successful candidate will be strongly devoted to public service, be team orientated, innovative and result driven. This person will be part of a great team in providing geospatial services for internal and external use.
You will be working in a vibrant community of 5,000 just 85 kilometres north of Edmonton. We have all the amenities and more. Living in Westlock you can experience live arts, concerts, all sports or belong to one of the multiple community organizations. Town amenities include the Rotary Spirit Centre multi-plex, the Aquatic Centre, skateboard park, ball diamonds, parks and playgrounds. The Town’s strong business sector provides all the services and shopping you will need. Your co-workers are focused on providing great public service and having fun while doing so.
The Town of Westlock offers a competitive salary and excellent employee benefit program including LAPP pension.
This competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. The Town of Westlock thanks all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Please submit your resume with three references in confidence to:
Administer the Town of Westlock Geographical Information System and Asset Management Plan (AMP) including but not limited to:
Responsible for the administration, maintenance and management of the Town of Westlock asset information systems including but not limited to GIS and WorkTech.
Collect and maintain all assets data (including gifted assets) for a complete inventory with all key attributes, full descriptions, location and condition assessment.
Accountable for the completeness and ongoing accuracy of the asset database and asset register.
Manage the timely data entry, updating and recording of all assets including geospatial and tabular asset data capture and extractions.
Record, maintain, review and analyse the transfer of data for asset information systems including facilitation of data capture methods.
Perform spatial analysis on Municipal GIS data based upon user requirements and formatting results for the end user through thematic maps, report and charts of exporting graphic files and data to spreadsheets, databases or other GIS/CAD formats.
Utilize Pictometry and Orthophotography
Liaise with customers, both internal and external, to provide information on assets.
Provide support and training for users to utilize system features and enhancements.
Attend applicable workshops, conferences and training as required.
Responsible for Town of Westlock digital promotional files:
Provide Town logo’s in various formats;
Edit Town photos for use in various Economic Development publications, Town communications with public, etc. and provide in various formats.
Combine art and technology to communicate ideas through images and the layout of websites and printed pages
As a key player in our team you will have the following qualifications:
Completion of Grade 12 Diploma;
Completion of Two (2) year Geographic Information Systems Diploma or equivalent from a recognized institution;
Certification in Asset Management or equivalent work experience;
Two (2) years of applicable experience in an office environment;
Minimum 2 years practical desktop support experience working in a Microsoft-based network environment.
Ability to interpret engineering drawings;
Knowledge and experience with integrating Asset Management asset capture with GIS, incorporating GIS;
Clear and concise communication and organizational skills;