GIS and Cartography Manager
- Whitehorse, Yukon Territory
- 867 333-0112/ 867 393-2014
I am currently working as a GIS and cartography Manager in an environmental consulting company in Whitehorse. I have 8 years of experience in the GIS field. I manage a small team that provide GIS analysis, data management and cartography products to members of our group and to our various clients. I get excited about learning new things and solving new problems. I am known as having positive attitude, great interpersonal s skills, and a am dedicated and accountable team-member. I have above average data management and graphic design skills.
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