Midwest Surveys Land Surveying is a professional land surveying firm providing geomatics services to the oil and gas industry and municipalities through our ten offices in Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia.
Our operation in Fort St. John currently has an opening for a CAD Drafting Technician. You will be responsible for creating plans using CAD and coordinate geometry software on Windows platform stations. Your duties will include and are not limited to:
- Producing all drafting products
- Understanding and producing base file mapping and composite plans
- Identifying and managing survey errors in the CAD environment while interacting with technicians and land surveyors
- Understanding survey plan content, identifying and evaluating proper evidence descriptions
- Understanding layers, line types and individual client requirements
A diploma in CAD Drafting or Engineering Design and Drafting with one to two years experience in surveying, oil and gas and/or the municipal drafting industry is preferred. The successful candidate will be able to produce accurate and detailed plans and demonstrate exceptional organizational and attention to detail skills. The successful candidate will also possess working knowledge of AutoCAD Map and/or Civil, the survey industry, and township system.
Why Choose Midwest?
Midwest Surveys is a 100% employee owned company that values its people! Celebrating 60 years in the industry, we have been ranked as one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada, a Top Employer in Alberta, and ranked as a company with one of Canada’s 30 Best Pensions and Benefits Plans. We were also selected as Alberta's Best Workplace for Health and Safety in 2008 by Venture Magazine.
Midwest Surveys actively supports local communities and charities. We pride ourselves on operating with a high level of ethics and are committed to providing an outstanding work environment. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package and value our ability to retain top talent.
For more information on working with Midwest Surveys or to apply for this posting online please visit the Careers section of our website, www.midwestsurveys.com.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.