GIS & Records Technician
General Posting
Closing Date:
May 27, 2021
Contact Method:
Job Description:

GIS & Records Technician

Locates Department

PUC Services Inc. operates multiple utilities within and around the City of Sault Ste. Marie, including the supply and delivery of electricity and drinking water, energy services and the treatment of water and wastewater.

As the GIS & Records Technician your duties will include:

  • Prepare and maintain system operating maps, drawings and records associated with the installation of utility plant using CAD, GIS and other computer database technologies.
  • Conduct activities related to locating underground utility plant for customers both internal and external to the company.
  • Assist in the inspection of subdivisions and other projects.
  • Perform and /or assist in field service work.
  • Revise and maintain up-to-date records, drawings, maps, and schematics.
  • As directed upgrade to Field Services Representative (JC9) to support the Locates function.


  • At minimum, a post-secondary diploma in an Electrical Engineering Technology program, with a GIS or CAD specialty, or equivalent.
  • Experience working in an engineering, municipal or utility workplace for a minimum of five (5) years.
  • Sound working knowledge of engineering principles related to electrical or water distribution facilities.
  • Strong working knowledge and ability to operate systems, particularly GIS, CAD and database programs.
  • Ability to safely use a variety of electronic and mechanical equipment.
  • Ability to work independently and to take initiative.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with strong organizational skills.
  • Must hold and maintain a valid Ontario driver’s license.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Resumes stating qualifications and work experience can be submitted to Human Resources by May 27, 2021 via email quoting the position noted above.

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