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Junior Field Surveyor

IBI Group

IBI Group

Calgary, AB, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Company Description

Arcadis is the world's leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets.

We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world’s most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.

Job Description

As a result of strategic growth, we have a great opportunity to join a collaborative group working alongside our Geomatics team of Land Surveyors, technologists, and field staff. This field-oriented role will be involved in a variety of infrastructure and geomatics projects primarily in and around Calgary. Be a part of a friendly, fast paced environment with plenty of room for career advancement, great benefits, and a strong team of professionals.

Role Responsibilities:

Generally, either assisting the Survey Party Chief or working independently on project sites, you will be providing survey layouts, as-built measurements, survey monument installations and maintaining the equipment and workspace. This work is primarily located in and around the Calgary region.

Key responsibilities/tasks could include:

  • Assisting and supporting surveyors in field surveys,
  • Assisting surveyors in drafting survey notes and detailed drawings,
  • Conducting on-field survey and record measurements,
  • Coordinating with other surveyors on field survey activities,
  • Ensuring compliance of established procedures and guidelines in survey activities including quality assurance/controls and safety protocols,
  • Demonstrating excellent interpersonal communication with office staff, contractors and other stakeholders on a daily basis.


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Diploma or degree from a technical institution in Geomatics or Civil Engineering/Construction related field
  • 1-3 years experience related to construction and/or land surveying field projects
  • Experience using software and surveying related equipment such as Trimble RTK, Total stations, GPS are definite assets
  • Experience using Civil3D and the operation of drones are beneficial
  • As short term travel will be required periodically, must have a Valid Class 5 Driver’s license for day trips; own reliable vehicle is also required (vehicle allowance will be provided)
  • Must be able to work in a variety of outdoor situations and weather conditions and carry/lift survey equipment

Additional Information

Why Arcadis?

We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone's contribution matters. It’s why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.

You’ll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you’ll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.

Together, we can create a lasting legacy.

Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging:

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are proud to support the growth and equality of our people through initiatives like our Mentorship Program, Global Women’s Network, and Diversity & Inclusion Council. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. The related salary, compensation and benefits will be discussed in detail with the considered candidates for this position.

As part of Arcadis' selection process, candidates may be requested to consent to background checks relevant to the role under consideration for, prior to receiving a job offer. These could include: work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification, identity check, credit report, criminal offence and driver’s license record.

Join Arcadis. Create a legacy.