Geoscience Database Administrator
Cranbrook British Columbia Jun 22, 2022

Looking to combine your love for technology and the great outdoors? We are looking for Geoscience Database Administrator!


  • Located in beautiful Cranbrook BC.

  • Tight knit culture with strong leadership

  • Growing organization with opportunity for rapid advancement.

  • Flexible hours, remote or hybrid work

  • A competitive total rewards package to include salary, bonus incentives, and paid time off

  • Medical and dental benefits



  • Develop, set up, and maintain field and office data collection systems and networks.

  • Administer PostgreSQL server instances.

  • Effectively contribute to the overall improvement of data collection and management systems.

  • Download and import data from various portable data collection and analytical devices.

  • Troubleshoot various issues with computers, networks and field equipment.

  • Compile, standardize, and QAQC historical mining & mineral exploration datasets for integration into a well-structured proprietary database.

  • Produce various digital deliverables including maps, sections, strip logs, graphs and tables.

  • Collaborate with team members to produce specialized data outputs.

  • Provide ongoing technical support to field crew and office personnel.



  • Diploma or degree in database administration, information technology, computer science or a related field

  • Recent experience in database development and administration

  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills

  • Comprehensive knowledge of database administration and design standards

  • Proficiency with some or all of: PostgreSQL, SQL, Java, Python, Access-VBA, ArcGIS, QGis

  • Experience with geospatial databases, analyses and visualizations

  • Experience producing cartographic products and presentation material

  • Experience working in the resource sector preferred




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Our mission is to help YOU succeed by providing access to opportunities - jobs, careers, and professional development. We partner with over 200 top companies across North America with a focus on placing Business Professionals, Warehouse & Distribution staff, and technical Mining and Aviation staff. 

From flexible to permanent positions, we help people start careers, change careers, and advance careers in a way that works for you.

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We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law, are strongly encouraged to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.