Careers: Calgary, Alberta

Pipelines Survey Party Chief

Date Posted: August 16th, 2017
Location: Calgary, Alberta

Are you an enthusiastic and experienced Pipelines 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 looking for field individuals to add to our Pipelines team.

As the ideal candidate you will possess the following:

  • Diploma in Geomatics Technology or equivalent.
  • 2-4 years’ experience with Pipelines experience
  • 3-5 years’ experience with legal, construction and oil and gas related surveys.
  • Chainsaw / faller certification (Level 3 or higher) and related bush experience (not required, but would be considered an asset)
  • 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 long hours outdoors and travel if required. Comfortable with staying in hotels.
  • Possess a clean drivers’ abstract.
  • Ability to pass a drug and alcohol test.

Caltech Surveys offers a friendly, challenging and rewarding work environment. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Please send a cover letter and resume to careers@caltechsurveys.com

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

 

Plan Checker/Geomatics Technician

Date Posted: May 19th, 2017
Location: Calgary, Alberta

Caltech Surveys Ltd. is looking to add a Plan Checker to our Calgary office. The successful candidate would be a part of a team that is responsible for the quality assurance and quality control of the Survey Plans received from the CAD department. The Plan Checker verifies that the Plans conform to Caltech standards, provincial and municipal regulations, industry licensing requirements and Land Titles registration requirements, are correct and meet the survey requirements as set out in the applicable provincial land surveying Manual of Standard Practice and the Surveys Act. In addition, they need to verify that Plans have all the required information on them in order to meet client needs/requests.

This position may be required to work on plans for multiple provinces, including Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia. Experience in these provinces is not required, but would be considered an asset.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure overall quality assurance and quality control;
  • Review Plans for completeness and accuracy using Caltech and industry standards of practice; including applicable provincial land surveying Manual of Standard Practice and industry licensing requirements;
  • Ensure that Plans have all client requested information included on them;
  • Conduct calculations and closures to ensure that Plan numerical information is correct and that they are based on the correct governing evidence assessment;
  • Note errors and omissions on the Plans and suggest modifications;
  • Process survey data and ensure proper surveying procedures were carried out;
  • Review titles and all title documents; check with appropriate land titles and/or crown Public Land Standing Report;
  • Ensure all codes/legislation are adhered to;
  • Complete the Plan Checker Checklist;
  • Maintain familiarity with current survey and checking techniques;

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Geomatics Technology, or equivalent
  • Experience with well site and pipeline surveys for the oil and gas industry (experience in multiple provinces would be an asset)
  • Familiarity with pipeline project CAD products such as construction survey plans and as-built data would be an asset
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Microsurvey co-ordinate calculation software
  • An understanding of the requirements for plan submissions to ISC
  • Proven communication and organizational skills

Please email your resume, in confidence, to: careers@caltechsurveys.com. We thank all applicants, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.