Field Surveyor

Field Surveyor

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On April 2, 2021

Penn-co Construction

Penn-co Construction is a leading construction company that is looking for a Field Surveyor to join our team on various jobsites in remote northern locations.

Job Duties

  • Collect and manage geospatial data from a variety of sources
  • Provide support to design team regarding co-ordinate systems and adjustment of survey data
  • Undertake surveys for geospatial data collection and construction layout
  • Construction supervision and inspection
  • Test and implement new geospatial tools, including hardware, applications and software
  • Help to develop, inform and implement best practices for geospatial data collection, workflow, quality control and management
  • Monitor new innovation and technology and make recommendations for geospatial hardware, applications and software
  • Protect/maintain survey equipment
  • Import and export of geospatial data and methodology for survey data collection
  • Develop/create layout files from a variety of formats .pdf, .dxf, CAD. .csv, etc.
  • Creating as-built files and project turnover documentation
  • All other duties as required and assigned


  • A diploma in geomatics or civil engineering technology
  • Legal surveyor designation is considered an asset
  • 3-5 years geomatics experience in engineering, control, civil construction, piping and earthwork/volume surveys and GIS data collection
  • Construction layout experience to include urban and rural roadways, linear pipes, bridges and structures, civil infrastructure, and earthworks
  • Experience in the use of ArcGIS, AutoCAD Civil 3D, Revit and Trimble Business Centre
  • Extensive GPS, Total Station (Robotic), and rod and level experience (Leica/Trimble/Topcon)

Working Conditions

  • Outdoor conditions that may include heat, dust, cold, rain, and noise
  • Physically strenuous work
  • Remote Locations

As a leader in the construction industry, Penn-co offers excellent wages, benefits, and a place to grow.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 10 hour shift
  • Overtime

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