Lawson Consulting & Surveying Ltd. Senior Surveyor Contract in Winnipeg, MB

Lawson Consulting & Surveying Ltd.

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Senior Surveyor
Winnipeg, MB

Proficient ability to communicate diplomatically and effectively, both orally and in writing, with co-workers, clients and other contractors….

As a Senior Surveyor with Lawson, you will conduct a broad range of field surveys, for Transmission Line Foundation installations in various locations within the province of Manitoba.

Responsibilities include layout and grading for installation of precast concrete foundations through interpretation of drawing specifications and other staking data. Other duties include accurately recording measurements and other data, preparing field notes, quality control for survey work, and compiling and computing survey data. Preparing daily progress reports and conducting as-built surveys.

Our Requirements: Two-year diploma in Geomatics, Survey or Municipal Technology from an institute of recognized standing (equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered on an individual basis). Eligibility for registration as a Technologist is an asset.

Minimum seven (7) years directly related experience of which one year must be in the lead role of a survey field crew.

Comprehensive understanding of theory, limitations and use of total and Robotic total stations, electronic field books, precision verticality and leveling instruments, global positioning system (GPS) equipment (RTK), laser alignment equipment and other surveying equipment that may be used.

Proficient ability to communicate diplomatically and effectively, both orally and in writing, with co-workers, clients and other contractors.

Advanced knowledge of engineering drawings, specifications, standards and construction methods.

Experience with Trimble survey instrumentation and software is an asset.

Advanced knowledge of identifying and interpreting survey control monuments.

Advanced knowledge of survey computations including adjustment computations and the derivation of coordinates in various coordinate systems.

Working knowledge of contract administration including the application for payment and certification of work process is an asset.

Advanced knowledge of personal computers including the use of COGO, GPS software applications and AutoCAD, including drafting principals and standards.

Physically capable of performing the duties of the position, with a willingness to work in remote sites in adverse weather conditions.

Possess a valid driver’s license.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $25.00 /hour

Required experience:

  • Surveying: 7 years

Required license or certification:

  • Class 5 Drivers License

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-11
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