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GIS Analyst - 1 Year Term

Date Posted: July 8, 2019
Closing Date: July 19, 2019
Job Type: Graduate Employment
Job Category: Natural And Applied Sciences And Related Occupations
Number of Positions: 1
Job Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

About the Position

Powered by state-of-the-art fibre optic and wireless networks, Eastlink delivers world-class video entertainment and communications services to residential, business and public sector customers across Canada. As one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 11 consecutive years, Eastlink provides high speed Internet, wireless, TV, telephone, security and automation, data communications and exclusive, locally-produced programming. Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink is the largest privately owned telecommunications Company in Canada with an employee base of just over 1500 individuals.  

We are currently seeking GIS Analysts to join our Engineering team in Halifax, NS for a 1 year term opportunity. As a member of the team you will be responsible for map production, data processing including migrating data to/from various formats, statistical analysis, as well as maintenance of the current databases.



The successful candidate will be customer focused, have exceptional analytical and communication skills coupled with the skills sets to manage multiple projects effectively within a fast paced, deadline driven environment.




Undergraduate degree combined with post-secondary education focused in GIS, Cartography, Geography or a related field;

Relevant GIS experience is preferred;

Experience working with ESRI GIS software;

Exposure to project management principals, previous project management experience an asset;

Ability to anticipate, identify, solve and prevent problems;

Ability to work effectively in a team environment while taking ownership of individual responsibilities;

Knowledge of the telecommunications industry an asset;

Valid Nova Scotia driver’s license.

Why Choose Eastlink?

Eastlink brings you technology in a way that people would want it. We work hard to provide the best products – Internet, TV, Wireless, Telephone, and Security and Automation – to keep our customers connected to the things and people that matter the most. By putting our customers and their needs at the centre of it all we can show them something special and provide a unique brand experience.

We are extremely proud of our employees and believe the best people make the best companies. As we continue to grow, our goal is to continue to attract the best people.

Dedicated to representing all of the customers we serve, we embrace diversity throughout all levels of the organization and encourage members of equity groups to self-identify during the application process.

Ready to explore an exciting career at Eastlink? Your journey begins here.

About the Company

6080 Young Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 5M3

Phone: 902-444-1058

Company Contact

Andrea Pothier
Preferred Contact: https://canr56.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/eastlink/Posting/View/1659

Documents to be Forwarded

  • Resume
  • Cover letter