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GIS Specialist - Civil 3D

Saskatoon Saskatchewan Canada

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Job Description

Aecom Saskatoon is looking for a GIS Specialist.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Assist in the development and application of hydrologic and hydraulic modeling and analyses related to floodplain management studies, drainage / conveyance infrastructure design, and a variety of water resources projects

• Organize and manage large datasets to support hydrologic and hydraulic modelling activities.

• Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids.

• Prepare Geographic Information Systems (GIS) products for design, mapping and analysis.

• Works under general supervision or the project manager or senior-level team member.

• Under supervision, contributes to the design of databases or development of geodatabases and systems, as well as compiles and analyzes GIS data.
• May enter information or supervise technicians to assemble input and output.
• Creates, analyzes, reports, converts or transfers data using GIS software. 
• Receives instruction on specific assignments, objectives, complex features and possible solutions.
• Use concepts, practices and procedures to extract and provide GIS data to clients. 
• Performs tasks of limited scope and complexity.




    Minimum Requirements:

    • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering + 1 years of relevant GIS experience OR Technical Diploma + 5 years of GIS experience with specific interest in water resources engineering
    • Experience in surface water-related projects.
    • 1+ year experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D


    Preferred Qualifications:

    Familiar with hydraulic modelling platforms such as HEC-RAS and SWMM.

    Familiar with ArcGIS software.

    Familiar with Civil 3D Software.

    Experience with surface water hydraulics and hydrology for drainage infrastructure / conveyance design, flood mapping, and flood mitigation studies.

    • Experience with civil engineering, hydrologic and hydraulic modelling.

    • Excellent written skills needed for technical reports.

    • Excellent attention to detail.

    • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, contractors, and clients.

    • Valid SK Driver's License.

    • Proficient with MS Office Suite

    Additional Information

    • Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position typically is $49,000 to $65000.
    • Sponsorship for Canadian employment authorization is not available for this position.

    About AECOM

    AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.


    Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity 

    You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

    You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

    AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

    Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

    All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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