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Land Survey Technician Posted on Jun 01, 2018 by ALBERTA GEOMATICS INC.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 25, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

ALBERTA GEOMATICS INC.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

Keep survey information in systematic order

Type of Systems

  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)

Survey Specialization

  • Land survey
  • Urban

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Urban area
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Land Survey Technician Specific Skills

  • Assist in the preparation of detailed drawings, charts and plans
  • Participate in field surveys and operate survey instruments and devices
  • Keep records, measurements and other survey information in systematic order
  • Assist in the calculation, analysis and computation of measurements obtained during field surveys

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.

By e-mail:

abgeo1@yahoo.com

Advertised Until

Aug 25, 2018

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 Land Survey Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Land Survey Technologists and Technicians
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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Survey Technologists
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to operate instruments and computer equipment to measure distance, angles, elevations and contours; to determine precise geographic locations using global positioning systems (GPS) equipment; and to prepare detailed drawings, charts and plans

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing latitude, longitude and angles to plot features, contours and areas; and in assisting survey engineers and professional surveyors to develop methods and procedures for conducting field surveys

METHODICAL

Interest in supervising and co-ordinating field survey activities; and in recording measurements and other information obtained during field 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.

Learn More

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