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  • Temporary
  • Fort McMurray
  • just now
  • Start Date: 2021-04-08
  • End Date: 2021-04-30

Survey Party Chief

Website Company: Challenger Geomatics

Job Description :

Position Overview:
We are seeking the right individual to join our Fort McMurray Team. The Survey Party Chief works with our experienced project managers on a variety of survey assignments. The Survey Party Chief leads the survey crew or works on their own to complete field assignments for legal, engineering and construction projects. This position will be located out of Fort McMurray, and you will need to be residing here to ensure availability. This will be a contract position starting in May and ending in the Fall. There is a possibility that this contract could be extended or converted to a permanent role.

General Responsibilities:
- Administers a crew that conducts field surveys as defined by the project manager.
- Communicates effectively with the project manager and survey crew as well as client representatives and the general public when required.
- Provides comprehensive survey notes/sketches, computations, and data in support of all field surveys.
- Performs all health and safety duties as identified in the company’s safety procedures.
- Ensures all company equipment and vehicles are properly operated and maintained.
- Skilled with the use of Leica GPS, Total Stations, Levels, and other survey equipment.
- Interprets plans / maps with respect to survey assignment.

Qualifications:
​- Must have prior geomatics education or previous survey experience
- Previous plant site or construction experience is a must
- Willing and able to work outside in the field in all conditions;
- Valid Class 5 driver’s license
- Any valid safety certificates an asset (i.e. H2S, First Aid, CSTS, Wildlife Awareness)
- Physical fitness is important as the party chief must walk long distances carrying heavy survey equipment