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Public Services and Procurement Canada
- Posted on: January 13, 2020
- Full Time
Public Services and Procurement Canada
$105,198 to $128,449
For further information on the organization, please visit Public Services and Procurement Canada
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Closing date: 6 February 2020 – 23:59, Pacific Time
Who can apply: Persons residing in Canada and Canadian citizens residing abroad.
We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, starting with the hiring process. If you need to be accommodated during any phase of the evaluation process, please use the Contact information below to request specialized accommodation. All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.
You MUST provide concrete and detailed examples to clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience requirements listed in the essential qualifications and/or asset qualifications section. An online Screening Questionnaire has been created to assist you in completing this information. The screening board cannot make any assumptions about your education and/or experience. It is not sufficient to say that you have the required qualifications or to list your current duties.
Positions to be filled: Number to be determined
Information you must provide
In order to be considered, your application must clearly explain how you meet the following (essential qualifications)
Graduation with a degree from a recognized post-secondary institution with acceptable specialization in land survey theory and practice or other related field.
A member in good standing as a Professional Ontario Land Surveyor in one of the five disciplines recognized by the Association of Ontario Land Surveyors.
1. Recent and Significant experience* in the provision of a full range of Geomatics Services in executing **Real Property projects.
2. Experience conducting Legal and Topographic surveys.
3. Experience in managing Land Surveying and Geomatics projects.
4. Experience in the application of information management policies and practices as it relates to Real Property spatial information holdings.
*Recent and Significant experience is defined as having managed real property projects of varying degrees of complexity and type for a minimum of five years within the last 10 years including at least three years of Canadian experience.
**Real property projects are defined as new construction or renovations (e.g. interior fit-up) for buildings, structures, improvements, and other utilities on, above, or below the surface of the land.
If you possess any of the following, your application must also clearly explain how you meet it (other qualifications)
An active member of the Association of Canada Lands Surveyors (ACLS)
Member of a Geomatics organization such as: Canadian Institute of Geomatics (CIG), The Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA), Geospatial Information & Technology Association (GITA) or similar organization for more than 2 years.
Experience in Hydrography
Experience in Geographic Information Management
Experience in Geodetic Control Surveys
The following will be applied / assessed at a later date (essential for the job)
1. Knowledge of the Land Survey systems currently in use in Canada
2. Knowledge of Federal, Provincial (Ontario) and Municipal Laws, Acts and/or Regulations in Canada pertaining to land surveying
3. Knowledge of Geographic Information Systems, Geospatial data management and quality assurance
1. Written Communication
2. Oral Communication
3. Values and Ethics
4. Thinking Things Through
6. Excellence Through Results
7. Client Service (level 2)
Please review the PSPC Client Service Competency for more information.
Conditions of employment
Reliability Status security clearance
A member in good standing as a Professional Ontario Land Surveyor in one of the five disciplines recognized by the AOLS.
Able and willing to travel on occasion
Holds a valid driver’s license
The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that reflects the Canadians we serve. We promote employment equity and encourage you to indicate if you belong to one of the designated groups when you apply.
For a third year, Public Services and Procurement Canada has been selected as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers. We invite you to join an organization that is committed to ensuring an inclusive workplace and respect for all!
Our intention is to communicate with candidates via email. Candidates who apply on this selection process must include in their application a valid e-mail address and to make sure that this address is functional at all times and accepts messages from unknown users (some email systems block these types of email). It is the candidate’s responsibility to provide any changes to their personal information to the contact indicated on this job advertisement.
Preference will be given to veterans and to Canadian citizens, in that order, with the exception of a job located in Nunavut, where Nunavut Inuit will be appointed first.
We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.