Survey Technician

We are currently seeking a Survey Technician to work out of our Burlington office.

    • Responsible for assisting the Survey Party Chief in successfully completing the field work on assigned jobs in accordance with the industry regulations and MTE OLS procedures and technical standards;
    • Assist the Survey Party Chief with data preparation, measurements and calculations, communicating any issues, errors or concerns back to the Party Chief;
    • Operate and set up survey equipment/instruments including levels, Total Stations, data collectors, GPS etc.;
    • Inspect and maintain field equipment;
    • Ensure a clean and orderly work environment;
    • Adhere to all Health and Safety Policies and Regulations; and
    • Other duties as assigned.
    • Graduate from a Geomatics Engineering Technology or Civil Engineering Technology program or equivalent;
    • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a similar survey role;
    • Experience with survey instrument operation;
    • Experience with Trimble Business Centre, and other survey calculation software;
    • Working knowledge of laser/optical levels, total stations and GPS survey equipment;
    • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with strict deadlines in both a team environment and independently;
    • Excellent attention to detail;
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
    • Working knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel, and Outlook;
    • The successful candidate must possess a valid class G driver’s license and have access to a vehicle for work related travel;
    • Must be able to work flexible hours, to meet contractor hours and project deadlines;
    • Will be required to work in varying weather conditions outdoors and will be required to carry survey equipment including but not limited to Total stations, levels, bars and stakes; and
    • Desire to article as an O.L.S. in the future.

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