CAD & GIS Operator / Mapping Support

Department: Tech Services
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Location: Meadow Lake

Employment Opportunity

MLTC was created by nine First Nations located in north-west Saskatchewan who have constitutionally recognized aboriginal rights and Treaty Rights under Treaties #6, #8 and #10.   The primary purpose of MLTC is to serve those First Nations in their aspirations for cultural, economic and political autonomy.  As a private sector employer engaged primarily in promoting and serving the interests of the member First Nations, MLTC asserts its right to provide preferential treatment to First Nations people, giving them priority in decisions on employment matters such as hiring, and this can extend to measures such as opening competitions only to First Nations people.

  • This competition is open to all applicants; and
  • Preference will be given to First Nation or other Indigenous applicants who possess the qualifications, knowledge and skills to meet the minimum suitability requirements as stated for the position

The MLTC Technical Services Department is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the full-time, permanent position of CAD & GIS Operator/Mapping Support. The position requires annual mapping updates for housing, municipal lines and GPS locations on assets for First Nations that are associated with MLTC.


Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Create drawings and specifications based on equations, calculations, and written instructions provided by engineers and designers.
  • Interpret and plot surveyor’s notes.
  • Provide letters with trace details on GPS locations for First Nations.
  • Interact with engineers and designers to quickly and accurately update/correct drawings during the design process.
  • Document reproduction – co-ordinate document distribution to First Nations.
  • Update all maps for First Nation communities.
  • File incoming AutoCAD discs.
  • Update old blueprints and internet mapping.



  • Minimum Considerations: Combination of relevant education and approximately two (2) years relevant experience.
  • Preferred: Associated Degree in Computer Aided Drafting from an accredited post-secondary institution with two (2) years relevant experience.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal/written).
  • Excellent interpersonal, time-management, and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated knowledge in computer software applications.
  • Work within a team setting and independently.
  • Be familiar with and understand First Nation barriers/issues/culture.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license and able to travel
  • Ability to speak Cree/Dene is considered a valuable asset.


Interested applicants are invited to submit: A letter of application; resume stating qualifications and employment history; copies of credentials; current RCMP Security Clearance/Vulnerable Sector Check, copy of valid driver’s license; and a list of three (3) current professional supervisory references to:


MLTC Human Resources Department

8003 Flying Dust Reserve



Phone: (306) 236-5654.  Fax: (306) 236-3509


For more information, please contact Sulaiman Oggu, Technical Services Manager @ (306) 236-5654, or visit the MLTC Website @

Deadline:  Friday, September 30th, 2022.

MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications, However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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