Stantec Intermediate Environmental Data Management & GIS Specialist in Winnipeg, Manitoba
Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We’re a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.
We have an immediate opportunity for an Intermediate Environmental Data Management & GIS Specialist to join our dynamic Environmental Services team in Winnipeg, MB.
This is a 1-year contract with full benefits that is eligible for extension or conversion to permanent employment.
Your Key Responsibilities
As part of our Data Management & GIS Team, you will:
Work on a wide variety of environmental projects at a time, on sites located locally, across North America, and Internationally
Manage and organize laboratory, field, spatial and geological data to ensure quality and consistency
Maintain and query data using MS Access and MS SQL Server
Produce data reports, figures and maps using in-house software and/or specialized queries
Assist in developing standards and procedures for data management process improvements
Actively communicate and coordinate with project managers, laboratories, and/or other team members to acquire data packages of varying formats to be imported to a centralized database management system
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Experience with EarthSoft EQuIS and/or MS Access and/or SQL Server, with a strong understanding of database relationships
Experience using and understanding Federal/Provincial/Municipal/State regulatory guidelines
Knowledge and experience utilizing ArcGIS suite of applications (i.e., Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, X-Tools, Arc Hydro), building .mxd templates, data analysis and metrics development, and figure/map production
Keen on working with data and have had exposure to environmental analytical data
Strong problem-solving skills
Ability to communicate clearly with peers, project managers and clients
Capable of working both independently and in a team environment
Ability to adapt to a changing environment and handle multiple priorities, with ability to self-manage priorities, deadlines and budgets
Dedication to meet project deadlines in a timely manner
Attention to detail is essential
Education and Experience
B.A. or B.S. in Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Chemistry, Geography or related field, or a certificate/diploma in Database Management, GIS, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Geography or related field.
Minimum of 5 years' data management and GIS experience in the environmental or analytical chemistry sector.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Primary Location: Canada-Manitoba-Winnipeg
Employee Status: Temporary
Job Level: Entry Level
Req ID: 1900026P