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Surveyor Assistant

Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc.
4.1 out of 5
Edmonton, AB


Edmonton, AB

Full job description

Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. is looking for a Surveyor Assistant to join our team. Wilco is an industry open space site development contractor with a key focus on open space construction and civil earthworks. Wilco leads in delivering complex public projects to its clients.

Role Summary

Reporting to the Construction Surveyor, the Surveyor Assistant will be involved in all aspects of construction including take-offs, site setup and calibration, construction layout, as-builts and quantity reports. The candidate must have a can-do attitude, be motivated to learn and be willing to occasionally perform other non-survey related tasks.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Perform preliminary, construction, quantity and as-built surveys.
  • Accurate survey notes and sketches.
  • Precise installation of stake lines and survey control.
  • Complete field survey requests, measurements, setup and configuring survey instruments including grade control machines.
  • Perform topographic surveys to document construction progress.
  • Experience with Trimble and asset.
  • Experience with droves and asset.

Working Conditions

  • Work schedule is Monday - Saturday.
  • Periodic work out of town may be required.
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions.
  • Physically able to kneel, crouch, and stand for extended periods of time.
  • Extended hours/overtime (40-65 hours per week).


  • Hourly rate depending on experience.

Wilco is an equal opportunity employer who embraces diversity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Application question(s):

  • What class of drivers license do you have?
  • How many years construction experience do you have?
  • Do you have experience with Trimble survey systems?
  • How many years experience do you have with machine grade control systems?
  • Do you have a valid drivers license?
  • How many years survey experience do you have?