Geoscience Data Analyst (Summer Student/Intern)

Posted 1 year ago

Divestco is looking for a Data Analyst to develop high value data products that meet the requirements of stakeholders while growing the Divestco Data inventory. Analysts will work with the Geospatial Data Manager to augment existing data sets, develop new data products and develop methodologies for extracting data from existing documents.  This position is for the summer term.

 Supervision Received

Reports to Manager – Geospatial Data.

 Working Conditions

Office environment with open concept offices or remotely depending on COVID protocols.

 Responsibilities of the Position


Achieve productivity and other performance related goals.

Comply with all company and departmental policies and procedures.

Build and maintain effective working relationships with others.

Demonstrate behavior that reflects professionalism and represents Divestco’s best interests.

Job Specific

Work with government agencies to identify, source and extract relevant data types.

Liaise with other data team members to collaborate on Divestco’s technical capabilities, processes and knowledge base. Includes participation in daily scrums.

Work with internal stakeholders to provide analysis regarding the best strategies for data delivery and acquisition.

Strive to continually improve technical and developmental skills.

Excellent spoken and written communication with management, team members and clients.


Education and Work Experience

2nd to 4th year student persuing a degree in Geology, Geomatics or a Geoscience related discipline.

Experience with different Geoscience data sets.

 Competencies (Knowledge, Skills and Attributes)


Customer Focus/Service Orientation            


Problem Solving skills


Goal and Results Oriented

Professional Maturity and Judgment

Organization and time Management

 Job Specific

 Participate in daily scrums with the team

Familiarity with databases (PostgreSQL, Oracle, SQL)

Deal with large volumes of data

Ability to reconstruct subsurface directional surveys from raw data.

Requires strong trigonometry skills.

Apply knowledge of geology or geophysics.

Must be a Canadian citizen, full time student and eligible for the Student Work Placement Program

To Apply:

If you are interested in this position, fill out the information below and attach your resume & cover letter in one attachment. Posting will close March 15th, 2021

While we thank all applicants for their interest in a career with Divestco, please note that only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

Divestco Geoscience complies with the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA). By forwarding your resume to Divestco you are consenting to the collection and use of your personal information for this job. Your information will be kept strictly confidential.

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