Job Offer – Geomatics Coordinator

Application Deadline: February 3rd 2023
Start Date: As soon as possible

Entry salary to be determined according to the current salary scale (between $68 205 and $80 615) revised annually.

Your mandate   

The person will coordinate a team of geomatics specialists and their projects related to database development, application design and cartographic production. The team is responsible for developing geographic information systems (GIS), carry out spatial analyses and implementing training tools. The coordinator will also provide support to the various sectors of the FNQLSDI and will ensure that the work of his or her team meets the needs of First Nations communities.  

Main responsibilities    

Coordination 
– Distribute and coordinate the work of the team. 
– Ensure the progress and follow-up of projects. 
– Participate in project submissions and project reports. 
– Ensure compliance with agreements, standards and internal procedures. 

Project management and strategy 
– Ensure the delivery of projects within the deadlines and budgets. 
– Ensure the sustainability of positions and funding within the sector. 
– Report to management action plans of the projects for which he/she is responsible. 
– Keep up to date the political aspects related to the sector. 

Human Resources 
– Participate in the recruitment process. 
– Ensure the development of team members by evaluating their work. 

Do you have the profile?   

  • More than 5 years of experience in project management. 
  • Experience in cartography (static and web), geospatial databases, spatial analysis and geoprocessing tools. 
  • Undergraduate college or university degree in geomatics or related discipline. 
  • Availability to travel occasionally. 
  • Knowledge of First Nations land use and occupancy studies is considered a strong asset. 
  • Knowledge of SQL, Python, Arcade and HTML (an asset). 
  • Excellent communication skills in French and English, both written and spoken. Knowledge of an Indigenous language is considered an asset. 
  • Skills in event organization (an asset). 

Benefits    

  • Work with First Nations   
  • Full-time position with a flexible 34-hour schedule 
  • Friday afternoons off   
  • Remote Work-Policy in place (100% remote, hybrid or 100% at the office) and the office is in Wendake  
  • Annual vacation upon hiring and years of experience are recognized   
  • 2 weeks of paid vacation during the holiday season  
  • Sick leave and family-related leave upon hiring    
  • Pension plan and group insurance after the probation period   
  • Work-life balance  

To apply 

Use the form below to send your resume with a cover letter to Mr. Alain Bédard before the application deadline.   

Please note that, with equal competence, the FNQLSDI gives priority to Indigenous candidates. Only the candidates retained in pre-selection will be contacted.  

The First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Sustainable Development Institute   

Founded in 2000 by the AFNQL Chiefs, the mission of the First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Sustainable Development Institute (FNQLSDI) is to offer First Nations a dynamic crossroads of services in support of their efforts to ensure the health of their territory and its resources, the recognition of their rights and the development of sustainable communities.

Please apply using the form below to apply