Stantec System

Senior Survey Technician

Location CA-BC-Prince George
Posted Date 4 months ago(11/24/2017 3:00 PM)
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# of Openings Remaining
Experience (Years)
Transportation Infrastructure Engineering

Your Opportunity

Stantec's Surveys/Geomatics group is one of North America's largest surveying and mapping consultants. Our team applies state-of-the-art office and field tools to deliver a broad range of solutions for private and public clients. Focusing on all aspects of spatial data, we provide services that include boundary surveying, topographic mapping, construction layout, geodetic and GPS surveys, GIS development, 3D laser scanning, aerial photogrammetry, and hydrographic surveying. Stantec is a place where we measure project and career success in some of the most rewarding ways possible, and offer career opportunities as unique as you are. 

 Our Prince George, BC office has an opportunity for a Senior Survey/Geomatics Technician within our Transportation Group.

Your Duties

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Supervisor, organize and prioritize survey projects.
  • Lead, organize, and mentor junior staff to work through assignments in an efficient manner.
  • Set and survey primary and secondary control using survey grade GPS equipment, or total stations; and their respective acceptable methods to acquire millimeter accuracy.
  • Use GPS RTK and or total stations survey equipment and their respective data collection systems to perform Topographical/Detail survey of transportation Corridors.
  • Traffic awareness; effectively work with hired traffic control personnel to collect survey data in a safe environment.
  • Skilled in working with work small hand tools, EG. Axes, sledge hammers, etc.
  • Work in off road rugged terrain, Urban and Rural conditions.
  • Construction stakeout and volume re-measures.
  • Work in all kinds of weather.
  • All other related surveying services in support of engineering work.
  • Willingness to travel to project locations involving overnight stays of at times several days as the project dictates. Board and lodging will be reimbursed.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Geomatics Engineering Technology Diploma from a recognized institute or college.
  • 5 year survey experience including Transportation corridor surveys and Base Plan production.
  • Highly skilled in GPS/GNSS and Robotic Optical Survey Instruments.
  • Highly skilled in AutoCAD and Civil 3D.
  • Trimble Business Center experience is preferred.
  • Ability to gather and organize survey research and records.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering plans, maps, and documents.
  • Must have a valid class 5 B.C.  driver's license.


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