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ISL 27R - Database Administrator
Requisition #:  5426
Department: Natural Resource Operations
Ministry Branch / Division: IMB CSNR
Posting Close Date: 2011-07-19
Location: Victoria  -
Job Type: Temporary (Auxiliary)
Temporary End Date: 2011-12-30
Category: Information Management/Information Technology
Job Profile: REQ5426_IS_27_Database_Administrator.doc
Job Summary:

Database Administrator
Salary $61,342 to $70,165 annually, plus temporary market adjustment of 6.6%
This posting is geographically restricted
This is a temporary assignment until December 30, 2011

An exciting opportunity to employ your abilities as a Database Administrator in the Natural Resource Sector

As Database Administrator in the Information Management Branch, you are responsible for planning, designing, developing and managing the spatial and attribute database environments for the Natural Resource Ministries. Working in a dynamic and challenging environment, you maintain a high availability of services in an efficient and cost effective manner within a technically complex and multi-tiered corporate infrastructure. An effective communicator, you interact with a wide variety of interested parties on infrastructure projects, procurement initiatives and project delivery services. If you possess extensive knowledge of the platforms, application software and technologies used to build and deploy complex, interconnected systems, we look forward to your application.

For complete details on this opportunity, please review the attached job description. Applications may be considered for other similar current and future vacancies, including permanent and/or temporary positions in various locations. A criminal record check will be required.

As part of the application process you will be prompted to fill out a questionnaire which must be completed in order for your application to be considered. You will not be able to go back at a later time to complete the questionnaire so please allot up to 20 minutes to fill it out after submitting your resume and cover letter. If you experience difficulties with the questionnaire, please contact the recruiter listed in the job posting for assistance.

Only applications submitted using the BC Public Service Recruitment System on this website will be accepted.

I certify that all information submitted is true, complete and correct. I understand that any information provided by me in my application, any assessment documents or processes and/or an interview that is found to be false or misrepresented in any respect, may eliminate me from further consideration for employment or may result in my dismissal.


To be considered for this position your resume must clearly demonstrate that you have the following:

- Degree in computer science or related discipline and three years related experience. Please reference job description for equivalencies.
- Experience with Oracle database administration (on Unix).
- Experience with SQL Server database Administration.
- Diagnosing and resolving problems related to databases, tools, connectivity products and host operating systems.
- Knowledge of relational database systems, Structured Query Language, relational data modelling and data management principles, structured analysis and design, and documentation of business requirements.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Willingness to provide off hours support as required.
- Preference may be given to those applicants with experience in the following:
- Oracle 10g/11g
- Oracle Spatial
- Solaris and Windows operating systems
- Oracle Data Replication
- Oracle OID/LDAP

Required competencies include:
- Managing Organizational Resources
- Problem Solving/Judgement
- Expertise
- Flexibility
- Service Orientation
- Teamwork and Cooperation
- Results Orientation.

Recruiter Assigned: Donna Carlson -

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Last updated on July 15, 2011