We are currently looking for a Survey Assistant in our Grande Prairie location.
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.
Ideally, the successful candidate will have previous experience and be knowledgeable in the operation of Total Station and RTK GPS equipment. Familiarity with all facets of oilfield surveying; including but not limited to well site surveys, pipeline surveys and line locating would be an asset.
Previous experience with 4X4 trucks, all-terrain vehicles and snowmobiles is preferred. A faller’s ticket and safety training (i.e. H2S, First Aid, WHMIS, etc.) is considered an asset. If you have a willingness to learn, we will provide you with on-the-job training.
Travel out of town will be required, as well as a valid driver’s license. You must be physically able to perform the requirements of the job and 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.
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