Posted on July 30, 2012 - GC1255

Company: Focus
Position: Survey Party Chief
Location: Fort St. John
Contact Name: Jeff Liedtke

Job Description

Do you love the outdoors? Enjoy being physically active, but still want to work in a job where you need to use your brain? Do you have a passion for on-going learning and problem-solving? Whether you are looking for a professional career, or a great place to work with great people, then FOCUS is perfect fit for you.

FOCUS is a multi-discipline Engineering, Geomatics and Planning Consulting firm with offices in many centres throughout Western Canada. FOCUS provides a rewarding, performance-based culture. Due to tremendous growth, we are currently seeking Survey Party Chiefs for all of our offices, with immediate need in Fort St. John. 

Reporting to Project Managers and the Field Operations Manager, the Party Chief will manage and perform field surveys, supported by a Survey Assistant. You will prepare and communicate field notes, sketches, checklists and digital data in the formats required by our CAD & GIS Techs.

Job Qualifications

What you will bring to FOCUS is a willingness to travel and work in remote locations for periods of up to 21 days, have experience with the use of ATV’s, snowmobiles and chainsaws, satisfy drug and alcohol screening requirements and hold a valid driving license. Preference will be given to candidates with related post-secondary program in Geomatics or combination of both education and experience.

Other Information

OUR PEOPLE COME FIRST AT FOCUS. We offer our employees an attractive compensation package that includes a competitive salary, superior health benefits, a Group RRSP Plan, Bonus & Profit-Share Program, as well as a commitment to training, career development, and advancement opportunities, all in a professional and well-organized yet casual environment.

Even better….FOCUS has a Regional Financial Incentive Program for all employees residing in Fort St. John.

Please let me know if you have questions about this position or are interested in applying by email at

To see our full job description and other opportunities or to apply online visit:

10716-100 Avenue

Fort St. John, BC
V1J 1Z3

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