We are currently looking for a Survey Assistant in our Maple Creek location.
Maple Creek, billed as the “Friendliest Town in Saskatchewan”, is located between Calgary and Regina, about 8 kilometers south of the Trans Canada Highway. With a number of businesses, schools, parks, and year-round recreational activities for all ages, Maple Creek is a safe and affordable place you can call home.
Why choose Midwest Surveys?
Midwest Surveys is a company that values its people! With over 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 #7 in Canada as a top health benefits provider.
Midwest Surveys 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. We actively support local communities and is committed to providing an outstanding work environment. We value our ability to attract and retain top talent.
The Survey Assistant is responsible for assisting a Crew Chief in locating property boundaries, buildings, structures and other natural or human-made features on, over, or under the surface of the earth. Duties will require the operation of Global Positioning System (GPS), a variety of survey equipment, and off-road vehicles. Additional responsibilities include maintenance of hand and power tools, survey equipment, vehicles, and supplies.
The successful candidate will have a high school diploma, valid driver's license, and be willing to work 40 hours per week with the potential for overtime. Familiarity with the operation of Total Station and GPS equipment are preferred, however, we are willing to train suitable candidates interested in pursuing a career in Land Surveying. Previous experience with 4X4 trucks, all terrain vehicles and snowmobiles would be beneficial. Safety training (i.e. H2S, First Aid, WHMIS, etc.) is required and will be provided as necessary.
Travel out of town may also be required. You must be physically able to perform the requirements of the job and be willing to work in all types of weather conditions.
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.