GeoVerra is seeking a Geomatics Technician to join our team located in Edmonton or Calgary, Alberta. Reporting to the Production Operations Manager, you will be responsible for data processing, quality control checks on field returns, survey calculations and project documentation for the ongoing projects.
Process survey data using Trimble Business Center and monitors procedures used by field crews to collect survey data
Perform survey calculations using both GNSS and conventional survey methods
Perform legal calculations for the property line based on the legal survey plans
Perform control network adjustment on the RTK / Conventional / Level data.
Generate topographic surface based on the processed data.
Survey calculation for piles, anchor bolts, foundation, grading based on client supplied IFC drawings for survey layout
Create alignments and, corridors as per client supplied IFC drawings
Earthwork volume calculations as per survey data and grading plan
Preparation of files for field layout including CSV, RXL, DXF, TTM.
Use standard survey practices efficiently to draft accurate survey plans from information gathered in the field and office
Redline as built drawings
Prepare reports as per scope of work e.g. Stakeout, Pre-pour and As-built reports
Maintain familiarity with current techniques and developments;
Ensure that the quality and accuracy of all plans for which you have responsibility meet the GeoVerra standards before they are delivered for checking
Able to work with Survey Field Supervisors and establish priorities and complete work duties with limited supervision;
Able to work flexible hours during the week and occasional weekends.
Post-secondary training in a Survey/Geomatics, Civil Engineering program, Geomatics Engineering Technologist certificate or other relevant technical training/experience in a related field.
3 to 5 years’ experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D and related software in the preparation of survey related plans;
Experience with Trimble Business Centre and other survey calculation software;
An understanding of the basic principles of surveying and survey plan requirements;
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines;
Ability to work well as part of a team or on an individual basis;
The capacity to learn new software and be open to new ideas;
Ability to identify and set priorities;
Effective time management
Strong attention to detail.
GeoVerra has every intention of fostering diversity within and across our organization. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.