|Vacancy #: AP 56/2012|
NOTICE OF POSITION VACANCY
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Assistant
Temporary Full-Time (Sept 4-12 to Dec 13-13 leave replacement)
(Job Group J)
Reporting to the Head, Map Library, this position assists with the daily operation of the Map Library by providing reference assistance to users with traditional and computer-based cartographic resources with an emphasis on GIS software, instruction in GIS and technical support, and creating web-based applications for displaying digital geospatial data.
Reference assistance responsibilities include providing information service to students, faculty, staff and the general public, searching and retrieving appropriate information resources, and providing basic cartographic interpretation of resources. Computer-based responsibilities include determining digital information needs, preparing geospatial data requests and data delivery, retrieving remote-based data; and providing technical support for the use of geospatial data, mapping software, and Geographic Information System (GIS) software. Preparing user documentation and instructional materials for teaching and research applications; and providing some instruction for introductory ArcGIS are required. This position also involves providing direction to part-time employees.
Notes / To Apply :
This position includes full comprehensive benefits coverage, including tuition waiver. Applicants are invited to submit a resumé and cover letter, including salary expectations, by applying online below by Friday, August 24, 2012.
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It is Brock University’s policy to give consideration to qualified internal applicants.
We appreciate all applications received; however, we will contact only those candidates selected for an interview.
Brock University is an equal opportunity employer.