GIS Manager


Category: General Management
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Title: GIS Manager
Job ID: 13547
Job Status: Full Time Regular

Job Summary

The Manager, GIS will lead and manage all GIS related activities and the work of a team of GIS professionals providing support, tool development, and analysis to the organization.

Join the Ledcor Technical Services team in Vancouver, today!


• Provides leadership to the GIS team including support for the recruitment, training, mentoring and performance
• Ensure GIS technology is being used properly and efficiently across the organization
• Coordinate GIS activities between different groups, agencies, departments, or individuals
• Promotes the use of GIS tools across the organization and a team culture of high reliability, secure and scalable data products
• Identifies and implement GIS procedures and guidelines
• Provides technical and project management support
• Negotiates and manages consulting and service contracts to ensure compliance
• Coordinate and lead GIS initiatives with external organizations
• Evaluate technological advances and promotes the usage of appropriate technology and applications


• 10+ years working with Geospatial Information Systems, minimum of 3 years in a leadership role
• Degree in GIS, Geography, Natural Science, Geomatics or related field, preferably a post graduate GIS degree or M.Sc.
• Strong customer service and collaboration skills, with the ability to work with all levels of the organization, stakeholders, and clients
• Excellent oral and written communication skills to enable interaction with other groups and be able to influence
• Must have a strong knowledge of GIS technology (Esri Suite) and understand where the technology is advancing
• Must have experience working with vendors and internal IT resources to develop Requirements
, statements of work and implementation of technology
• Ability to balance request from multiple departments and seek solutions that meet the needs of the organization as a whole
• Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills

Work Conditions

• 20% travel between Canada and the US may be required

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!


Ledcor is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of non-discrimination in all of our employment practices. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of race, gender, disability or any other identifying characteristic.

Vancouver, BC
Vancouver, British Columbia

Date Posted 5/12/2017