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Geospatial Editors and Writers


Job Description:

GoGeomatics Canada is looking for volunteer writers and Editors to contribute content and help shape the direction of our award winning GoGeomatics Canada website.

Do you have a passion for location technology?  If so we are looking for writers and editors to contribute articles on a regular basis.  This is a commitment of a few hours per month. Articles are generally 600 to 1,250 words in length.

You can contribute as much or as little as suits your schedule and busy life.
If selected you will join a team of 15 other editors and writers from across Canada and around the world.  Our team is comprised of a diverse set of professionals and recent graduates from the geospatial world.  All levels of experience are welcome to apply.

Creation of  GoGeomatics Editorial Board:

We will be picking the best contributors to join the editorial board and going forward this team will direct the content and direction of the magazine in the future.  We are also building a new website for 2017 and all writers and editors will have input into that process.

The successful candidates will:
  • Plan, research, and write geomatics articles they have developed
  • Be open to writing on topics assigned by GoGeomatics Canada
  • Edit and Revise articles to incorporate updates, new features and editorial comments
Benefits of volunteering with GoGeomatics Canada as a writer and editor:

As a volunteer writer and editor for GoGeomatics you are joining an exclusive group of geomatics professionals.  You can list your articles on your resume and include your volunteer experience as well. You will be increasing your knowledge of the geospatial sector as well as raising your profile not only the Canadian geomatics community but within the geospatial  sector globally 

Our writers have found jobs after companies have read thier work on our site.  We are widely read in Canada and around the world.

GoGeomatics highlights our writers by providing authors profiles on the website and directing traffic to you.  Please have a look at the magazine to see all the different types of articles that are being contributed by other writers.

Job Requirements:

  • Combination of either geospatial education or work experience
  • Ability to work remotely with no supervision
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to focus on one article at a time
  • Ability to use Skype for monthy meeting online
Please send a resume to with a cover letter and 2 or 3 ideas on topics you might like to write about in the geospatial sector. take a look at our magazine for ideas and our style of writing.

Deadline for applications is January 31st 5pm EST.

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207 bank street
Ottawa, Ontario (Canada)


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