Land Surveyor (2 Positions)

Land Surveyor (2 Positions)

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On July 19, 2021

Website Pollock & Wright

  • Surveying Technology/Surveying

Field Skills Experience

  • Traditional survey equipment
  • Total station operation
  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Licensure by federal, provincial or territorial authorities
  • Licensure by the Association of Canada Lands Surveyors (ACLS)

Additional Skills

  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Supervise other land surveyors and/or field crews

Work Setting

  • Private sector land surveying establishments

Specific Skills

  • Advise and provide consultation on matters related to legal surveys
  • Prepare or supervise the preparation and compilation of all data and documents related to surveys of real property boundaries
  • Plan, direct and supervise or conduct surveys to establish legal boundaries of properties
  • Develop survey plans, methods and procedures for conducting legal surveys
  • Certify and assume liability for surveys made to establish real property boundaries
  • Survey and lay out subdivisions for rural and urban development
  • Determine precise locations using electronic distance measuring equipment
  • Analyze, manage and display data using geographic information systems and computer-aided design and drafting

Survey Specialization

  • Topographic
  • Subdivisions
  • Law
  • Land development
  • Geodetic
  • General urban
  • Construction
  • Condominiums

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Ability to Supervise

  • Working groups
  • 3-4 people

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Urban area

Computer and Technology Knowledge

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • AutoCAD
  • MS Outlook
  • Computer-aided design (CAD)

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized

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