Careers: AB

Survey Assistant – Spruce Grove

Date Posted: January 9th, 2018
Location: AB

Description

Caltech Surveys has specialized in well site and pipeline surveys for oil and natural gas producers and pipeline companies and has operated in Alberta and Saskatchewan since 1990.

Caltech has an opening for a Survey Assistant working out of Spruce Grove, Alberta on well site and pipeline surveys throughout Alberta.

Candidates must have a valid drivers’ license. Candidates must be able to pass drug and alcohol testing as required to access work sites.

Preference will be given to those candidates with experience and safety certification (example: First Aid/CPR, H2S Alive, PST, ATV Training), but neither is required.

Candidates must be willing to travel and spend time out of town, as well as work outdoors for extended periods of time. Must be willing to work longer days, and some weekends.

Duties include:
– assisting survey party chief on wellsite and pipeline surveys
– placing iron posts with sledge hammer
– digging holes
– operating ATVs, GPS equipment, pipe locators
– marking wellsites and pipelines with wood stakes
– other duties as required

Qualifications that would be an asset include:
• Experience with ATVs
• Willingness to travel and work on the road
• Excellent communication skills with the right attitude and a desire to excel
• A working knowledge of RTK GPS, total stations and survey data
• Ability to work in a team environment
• Must be physically able to perform the requirements of the job and be willing to work in all types of weather conditions
• Applicable safety tickets

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Caltech Surveys has a proven history of growth and opportunity in a fast paced yet flexible work environment. We offer a competitive wage and fully paid benefit plan. We’ll look after you and you’ll help us continue to be an industry leader with our “find a way” commitment to serving the petroleum industry throughout Alberta. Join our team!

Click HERE to apply for this position.

Thank you to everyone who applies but only candidates selected for interviews will be notified.

Survey Assistant – Edson

Date Posted: January 9th, 2018
Location: AB

Caltech Surveys Ltd. is currently seeking an experienced Survey Assistant based in the area of Edson, Alberta or Whitecourt, Alberta.

As a Survey Assistant you will work on wellsite and pipeline surveys, assisting the Survey Party Chief.

Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and be able to pass drug and alcohol testing as required to access worksites.

Preference will be given to those candidates with experience and safety certification (example: First Aid/CPR, H2S Alive, PST, ATV Training), but neither is required.

Candidates must be willing to travel and spend time out of town, as well as work outdoors for extended periods of time. Must be willing to work longer days, and some weekends, and may be away from home for weeks at a time as required.

Duties include:
– assisting survey party chief on wellsite and pipeline surveys
– placing iron posts with sledge hammer
– digging holes
– operating ATVs, GPS equipment, pipe locators
– marking wellsites and pipelines with wood stakes
– other duties as required

Qualifications that would be an asset include:
• Experience with ATVs
• Willingness to travel and work on the road
• Excellent communication skills with the right attitude and a desire to excel
• A working knowledge of RTK GPS, total stations and survey data
• Ability to work in a team environment
• Must be physically able to perform the requirements of the job and be willing to work in all types of weather conditions
• Applicable safety tickets

Caltech Surveys Ltd. provides competitive remuneration and a comprehensive benefits package.

Please click HERE to apply for this position.

We thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Survey Party Chief – Alberta

Date Posted: January 4th, 2018
Location: AB

Are you an enthusiastic and experienced Survey Party Chief looking to become part of a vibrant land surveying company? Do you enjoy the challenge of working as part of a fast paced, client focused team?

We are currently seeking experienced Survey Party Chiefs based in the Grande Prairie to Edmonton
area, including Grande Prairie, Valleyview, Fox Valley, Whitecourt, and Drayton Valley.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage and perform field survey work with the help of Survey Assistants
  • Liaise with Project Managers to coordinate field survey work, to review and manage project budgets, timeline requirements, priorities and survey methodology
  • Provide guidance, leadership and mentorship to Survey Assistants working with you
  • Act as a company representative, liaising directly with client field representatives and land owners
  • Prepare and communicate field notes, sketches, checklists and digital data in required formats for Project Managers, Land Surveyors and Drafting personnel
  • Actively participate in and proactively support the advancement of the Caltech Surveys safety program

Qualifications that would be an asset include:

  • Diploma in Geomatics Technology or equivalent.
  • 3-5 years’ experience with legal, construction or oil and gas related surveys.
  • Chainsaw / faller certification (Level 3 or higher) and related bush experience.
  • Working knowledge of RTK GPS and conventional survey methods.
  • A keen attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • A positive attitude and a desire to exceed client expectations.
  • Willingness to work outdoors and travel if required. Comfortable with staying in hotels and camp, if necessary.

Please email your resume and cover letter to careers@caltechsurveys.com

We thank all applicants, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.