Midwest Surveys: Survey Crew Chief, Western Canada

  • Company:
    midwest surveys
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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Midwest Surveys is an employee-owned professional land surveying firm providing geomatics deliverables designed for oil & gas, utility, construction and municipal applications through our ten offices in Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia. Increasing work volumes have created opportunities for a number of Crew Chief and Survey Assistant positions in various locations throughout Alberta and Saskatchewan. These positions require travel, so your home base can be in a city, town or rural area. If you-re interested in taking on challenging projects, using quality equipment and having the support of the entire company behind you, apply here! What-s in it for you? Paid training for all required safety tickets.Flexible benefits program.Personal days and three weeks paid vacation.Guaranteed hours, industry competitive wage rates and opportunities for significant overtime.Paid accommodation (single occupancy) and meals while working and temporarily residing away from your home base.Fully-outfitted field trucks to get the job done.Crew Chief duties include:Leading a crew performing oilfield and pipeline construction and all other types of field surveying; Completion of survey calculations; andCommunication with clients, field representatives and site supervisors. :Degree or Diploma in Geomatics from a recognized technical school or equivalent combinations of education and experience.Valid Class 5 driver-s license (abstract required at the time of interview).Willingness and availability to work a varied schedule based on client demands. This may include working in remote locations, rotational schedules and extended work days (overtime eligible).Travel out of town will be required.Safety training (i.E. H2S, First Aid, ATV, etc.) is required and will be provided as needed.Compliance with our drug and alcohol policy, which includes screening, is mandatory.Physical ability to perform the requirements of the job.Willingness to work in all types of weather conditions.Familiarity with all facets of oilfield surveying; including but not limited to wellsite surveys, pipeline surveys and line locating.Experienced operator of Total Station and GPS technology.Preferred Candidates will have: o Experience in midstream pipeline construction surveys. o Multidisciplinary background including oilfield, municipal and construction surveys. Why Choose Midwest? Midwest Surveys is a 100% employee owned company that values its people! Celebrating over 70 years in the industry, we have been ranked as one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada and a Top Employer in Alberta. We have also been recognized as a top health benefits provider and have been named the Best Workplace in Alberta for Health and Safety. Midwest Surveys actively supports local communities, charities and is committed to a high level of ethics. We pride ourselves on providing an outstanding work environment! All applications will be kept confidential. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.