Survey Assistant, Fort St. John, BC

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Company
Midwest Surveys
Posted
Mon, September 11 2017
Closes
Mon, October 23 2017 5:59 AM
Location
Fort St. John, BC    Canada
Category
Field

Description

Midwest Surveys Inc. is a professional land surveying firm providing a broad range of geomatics services across Western Canada. Our highly skilled staff includes certified land surveyors, CADD technicians, field crews and other experienced personnel who work together to provide accurate, timely and friendly customer service.

Midwest Surveys is a 100% employee owned company that values its people! Celebrating over 65 years in the industry, we have been ranked as one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada and a Top Employer in Alberta. We have also been recognized as a top health benefits provider and have been named the Best Workplace in Alberta for Health and Safety.


Position Description:


Duties will require the operation of Global Positioning System (GPS), a variety of survey equipment, and off-road vehicles. Additional responsibilities include, maintenance of survey hand tools, equipment, vehicles, and supplies. Some traveling will be required.


Qualifications:


A High School diploma is required. If you have a willingness to learn, we will provide you with on-the-job training. Previous experience operating a Total Station and GPS equipment would be an asset as would experience operating 4X4 trucks, all-terrain vehicles and snowmobiles. Familiarity with oilfield surveying, well site surveys, pipeline surveys or line locating would definitely be an asset


A valid driver’s license and occasional travel out of town is required. Candidates should be prepared to comply with our drug and alcohol policy, which includes screening. You must be physically able to perform the requirements of the job and be willing to work in all types of weather conditions. Guaranteed number of hours per month is provided for this position upon successful completion of probationary period.


All applications will be kept confidential. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted


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