Survey Technologist

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Location
St. Johns, Newfoundland and Labrador
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Nov 2016
Closes
01 Jan 2017
Ref
1053879
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is seeking a Survey Technologist for their Business Services department located in various project sites within Newfoundland and Labrador.

Job Overview:

The Survey Technologist will perform field surveys to collect all spatial data required by using the latest GPS, total stations, and electronic data collectors.

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Performs field surveys;
  • Field surveys to include quality control, topographic, survey control, legal, as-builts, cross sections, profiles, quantity calculations, and real property reports;
  • All other survey field work as required;
  • Assists in other survey and/or lands related duties as required;
  • Completes land research as required;
  • Demonstrate adherence to established ethical standards. Set highest standards for self and others, and monitors practice.

Educational Requirements:

Graduation from a 3-year technology program in Geomatics Engineering from a recognized post-secondary education institution, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Required Experience:
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years' experience working in Geomatics;
  • Extensive field experience;
  • Office based computer application experience;
  • Experience in Geomatics work with an electric utility company would be considered an asset.
  • Knowledge and experience with land registration systems in the province;
  • Proficient in the use of computer systems and experience using CAD and GIS systems;
  • Required to travel and work for extended periods which will require a commitment to work extended hours to avail of suitable weather conditions and meet work schedules; and
  • Travel is required and may include travel by airplane, helicopter, snowmobile, ATV, and/or boat.