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Amherstburg Employment Opportunities

The Corporation of the Town of Amherstburg is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable and accessible work environment for employees, and welcomes submissions from all qualified applicants. Accommodation is provided in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Human Rights Code throughout the recruitment and selection process.


Job Details: GIS Technician Summer Student

Job Details
Open Date Jan 13 2023 - 02:51:00 PM Close Date Mar 06 2023 - 04:30:00 PM
Position Title GIS Technician Summer Student Posting Type Student
Posting Status Active Position Length Seasonal
Department Group Information Technology Hours per Week 37.5
Department Corporate Services Openings 1
Education Other    
Location Town Hall
Salary Range $15.50
Union Position No


The Corporation of the Town of Amherstburg is recruiting for a GIS Technician Summer Student.

Under the direct supervision of the GIS Coordinator/Business Analyst, the GIS Technician Summer Student assists in supporting the IT Division in maintaining all aspects of the Town's GIS.  Office hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm.  Must be enrolled in a college or university program with a concentration in Geomatics, or with Geomatics concentration and/or Civil/Environmental Engineering or a related field, currently entering the 3rd or 4th year of the program.

Individuals applying for summer student positions must meet the following criteria:

  1. Must be in attendance at a secondary school, college or university and must be returning to school on a full time basis in September, and provide proof of enrollment
  2. Must be able to start work full-time on May 1, 2023 or the first working day thereafter
  3. Must be able to work the entire term that was advertised
  4. Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  5. Must possess a valid Class G2 Driver’s Licence at minimum in good standing
  6. Must be able to provide copies of required documents (Driver’s License, Driver’s Abstract, Police Clearance, proof of enrollment in school)
  7. Eligible applicants and returning students must apply online at

Detailed job descriptions and lottery guidelines can be found on the link below.  If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply no later than March 6, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. 


Please note that Amherstburg requires that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment and provide proof of full vaccination, or provide proof of a bona fide Human Rights Code or medical exemption on a form issued from and approved by Amherstburg.

The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes.  If contacted for an interview, please advise if you require accommodation.


2023 GIS Technician Student Job Description.pdf