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District Geological Assistant

Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines Full-Time  Anywhere 19 Apr 2017

Job Description

District Geological Assistant
Bring your knowledge of geology and strong administrative skills to the Ministry of Northern Development and Mines.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this position, you will:

• process and maintain assessment files
• assist with library services
• provide technical assistance and information services to clients
• maintain databases
• assist with property visits and field work
• carry out general clerical and administrative functions

Location: Kenora

How do I qualify?

Mandatory

  • ability to lift heavy objects in excess of 25 kg
    • valid driver’s licence to conduct field work

Specialized knowledge:

  • working knowledge of the principles and practices of geology
    • knowledge of exploration and geotechnical assessment work

Technical/computer skills:

  • ability to read and interpret geological maps and air photos
    • computer proficiency with standard office software (e.g. word processing, spreadsheets, databases, internet browsers) with good keyboarding/data entry skills
    • ability to operate geographic information systems and internet-based systems to display and retrieve information

People skills:

  • effective communication, interpersonal and customer service skills to interact with clients

Other relevant skills:

  • good problem-solving, investigative and research skills
    • ability to work independently and set work priorities
    • knowledge of administrative practices
    • ability to conduct field investigations, including traversing rugged terrain

Salary Range: $821.86 – $944.97 per week

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 810 Robertson St, Kenora, North Region

Please apply online, only, by Monday, May 8, 2017, by visiting www.ontario.ca/careers and entering Job ID 107049 in the Job ID search field. Please follow the instructions to submit your application. Faxes are not being accepted at this time.

If you require accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us at www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/ContactUs.aspx to provide your contact information. Recruitment Services staff will contact you within 48 hours. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer. Accommodation will be provided in accordance with Ontario’s Human Rights Code.

www.ontario.ca/careers

Please apply online, only, by Monday, May 8, 2017, by visiting www.ontario.ca/careers and entering Job ID 107049 in the Job ID search field. Please follow the instructions to submit your application. Faxes are not being accepted at this time.

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