Surveyor

Position Summary:
The Surveyor is responsible for providing data relevant to shape, contour, gravitation, location, elevation or dimension of land or land features for engineering, construction or other purposes.
 
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
- Prepare and maintain sketches, maps, reports and legal descriptions of surveys in order to describe, certify and assume liability for work performed.
- Verify accuracy of survey data including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites.
- Record the results of surveys, including the shape, contour, location, elevation and dimensions of land or land features.
- Calculate heights, depths, relative positions, property lines and other characteristics of terrain.
- Prepare data, charts, plots, maps, records and documents related to surveys.
- Plan and conduct ground surveys designed to establish baselines, elevations and other geodetic measurements.
- Perform other related duties as assigned.
 
Working Conditions:
- Some work is performed in an office environment.
- Most work is performed outside in all weather conditions including extreme heat and cold.
- Willingness and ability to travel out of town to perform work as necessary.
- Must provide own steel toe boots.
 
Skills and Knowledge Required:
- Knowledge of the following equipment is required: Trimble Survey Accuracy GPS System, Trimble Robotic Total Station, Sokkia Total Station and Rotating Lasers.
- Experience with Autodesk Civil 3D.
- Experience with and Micro Survey CAD and Topcon 3DMC Machine Control are considered assets. 
- Excellent communication skills are required.
- Knowledge of workplace safety rules, instructions and policies.
- Strong verbal and listening communication skills
- Time management skills
- Must demonstrate the following personal attributes: honest and trustworthy, respectful, flexible, and have sound work ethics.
 
Formal Education Required:
- University or College graduate in Engineering or Surveying
- Combination of education and experience will be considered
- Class “G” Driver’s licence with an excellent driving record required
 
Experience Required:
- 1 to 2 years related experience preferred
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Construction: 5 years
- Surveying: 5 years
 
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
 
Salary: $27.00 to $35.00 /hour
 
Licence:
G Drivers License
 
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