Planning & GIS Technician

  • Middlesex County
  • 399 Ridout St. North, London, ON, Canada
  • Jan 08, 2020

Job Description

The County of Middlesex is a vibrant upper-tier municipality located in Southwestern Ontario.  We offer a thriving business climate, easy access to transportation routes, and quality of life.  When the work is done, Middlesex County offers residents easy commutes, safe communities, a diverse economy, exceptional healthcare facilities, affordable housing, diverse educational opportunities and bountiful recreation and cultural choices in a picturesque setting.

The County’s administration headquarters are located in London but Middlesex County is comprised of unique villages, towns and rural communities that have great attractions for residents and tourists. 

Overview of the Position
Reporting to the Director of Planning, the Planning & GIS Technician will play a key role in supporting the Planning Department’s core functions of County Planning, Local Planning, Forestry, and Mapping. The Technician’s primary responsibilities will be to work with the County’s Geographic Information System to develop and maintain web-GIS applications, create and maintain spatial data, complete data analysis and manipulation, produce mapping products, and to assist County departments and local municipalities with GIS related tasks. The County utilizes a variety of GIS and Mapping software systems including ArcMap, ArcServer, ArcGIS Online, Geocortex, and AutoCAD. Additional details and a full job description are available at

What We Offer
Middlesex County provides competitive compensation, complete with comprehensive health and dental benefits, and enrollment in the OMERS (Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System) pension plan.

How to Apply
Interested candidates are invited to submit their cover letter and resume to Jessica Ngai, Human Resources Manager, by email at by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 29th, 2020.

Middlesex County is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for everyone. Accommodations are available throughout the recruitment process. If you are contacted for an interview, please advise us of any accommodations that may be required. This information will be treated confidentially and only used for the purpose of providing an accessible recruitment experience
We thank all applicants who apply, but only those applicants to be interviewed will be acknowledged. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for candidate selection purposes only.