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Job Details

Surveyor, Land

Posted on Mar 11, 2021 by PLC Recruitment

  • Location Medicine Hat, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 17, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

PLC Recruitment

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Field Skills Experience

  • Traditional survey equipment
  • Total station operation
  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Licensure by federal, provincial or territorial authorities
  • Licensure by the Association of Canada Lands Surveyors (ACLS)

Experience

5 years or more

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

ArcGIS

Additional Skills

Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Work Setting

  • Private sector land surveying establishments
  • Natural resources
  • Construction company

Specific Skills

  • Advise and provide consultation on matters related to legal surveys
  • Record all measurements and other information obtained during survey activities
  • Prepare or supervise the preparation and compilation of all data and documents related to surveys of real property boundaries
  • Plan, direct and supervise or conduct surveys to establish legal boundaries of properties
  • Develop survey plans, methods and procedures for conducting legal surveys
  • Survey and lay out subdivisions for rural and urban development
  • Determine precise locations using electronic distance measuring equipment
  • Analyze, manage and display data using geographic information systems and computer-aided design and drafting

Survey Specialization

Construction

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Equipment

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Various locations

Computer and Technology Knowledge

  • MS Access
  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Word
  • AutoCAD
  • MS Outlook
  • MS Project
  • Computer-aided design (CAD)

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized

Teleworking Information

Remote work available


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Apr 17, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Surveyor, Land is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Land Surveyors
INNOVATIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information to develop plans, methods and procedures for conducting legal surveys, and to analyze, manage and display data using geographic information systems (GIS) and computer-aided design and drafting (CAD)

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working with GIS, GPS, CAD and other systems and equipment to record measurements and other information and to prepare survey data, plans, charts, records and documents

DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising the preparation and compilation of data, plans, charts, records and documents; and in certifying and assuming liability for surveys

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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