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land survey technician Verified Expired

Posted on August 30, 2022 by Employer details Challenger Geomatics Ltd.

Job details

  • LocationVarious locationsYellowknife, , NT
    Whitehorse, , YT
    On the road job
  • Salary34.00 to 44.00 hourly for 35 to 84 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent employment
    Full time
  • Day, Weekend, Overtime
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Health benefits, Financial benefits, Long term benefits, Other benefits
  • vacancies 4 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2161044

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

On the road job

Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.

Work site environment

  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Rural area
  • Various locations

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Supervise drafting and technical staff
  • Keep survey information in systematic order
  • Assist in the calculation, analysis and computation of measurements obtained during field surveys
  • Assist in the preparation of detailed drawings, charts and plans
  • Keep records, measurements and other survey information in systematic order
  • Participate in field surveys and operate survey instruments and devices
  • Analyze latitude, longitude and angles and compute trigonometric and other calculations to plot features, contours and areas to a specific scale
  • Assist survey engineers or professional surveyors to develop methods and procedures for conducting field surveys
  • Conduct field surveys and operate survey instruments and computer equipment to measure distance, angles, elevations and contours
  • Determine precise geographic locations using global positioning systems (GPS) equipment
  • Prepare detailed drawings, charts and plans and survey notes and reports
  • Record measurements and other information obtained during field survey activities
  • Supervise and co-ordinate field survey activities

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Survey Technologist Trade Certificate

Experience and specialization

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • MS Outlook
  • MS Windows

Survey specialization

  • Topographic survey
  • Legal survey
  • Land survey

Additional information

Transportation/travel information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Stocks/shares

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Transportation provided by employer
  • Travel insurance

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

Advertised until

2022-10-23

Important notice: This job posting was posted directly by the employer on Job Bank. The Government of Canada has taken steps to make sure it is accurate and reliable but cannot guarantee its authenticity.

Challenger Geomatics Ltd.

  • Professional, scientific and technical services
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  • Large business (between 100 and 500 employees)
  • 5 business locations
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