Geomatics Field Surveyor
Northwest Hydraulic Consultants Ltd. (NHC) is an international firm of highly skilled engineers, geoscientists, and technologists providing professional services for the development, management, and protection of water resources.
A career at NHC has you working within a specialized team of geoscientists, water resources engineers, hydrologists, surveyors, field technicians, and GIS specialists. Based in our North Vancouver office, you will contribute to a wide variety of river engineering and watershed restoration projects throughout BC and Western Canada.
NHC is looking for a junior surveyor to support our senior surveyors. The work is expected to include travel (typically days to a couple weeks) throughout BC to survey creeks, rivers, bridges, dikes, and other hydraulic structures primarily to support assessment and design. People who thrive in this role, love being in and around water, in remote locations, work well in a collaborative environment, and are self-motivated, able to prioritize multiple tasks, and manage tight deadlines. You should demonstrate a commitment to quality work, and excellent communication and organizational skills.
- Experience with total station surveys and RTK GPS surveys are essential.
- Comfortable working in remote locations and inclement weather conditions (demonstrated through professional experience or recreational pursuits).
- Ability to swim and has a valid driver’s license.
- Experience with boats and hydrographic surveys.
- Proficiency with data reduction software and drafting packages.
NHC offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including annual merit-based bonuses. NHC’s success as an independent firm has always depended on creative and productive employees. We celebrate and welcome a diverse community of employees and foster their professional development and well-being. Working with NHC is an opportunity to collaborate with people who are as passionate about water as you are, on technically challenging and satisfying real-world projects.
If you have the necessary qualifications and are interested in joining our team, please send your resume and a cover letter in confidence via the application link on this page.
Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. You must be legally eligible to work in Canada to be considered for this position.
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