Posted on June 13, 2013 - GC1398

Company: McElhanney Land Surveys Ltd.
Position: Party Chief
Location: Lloydminster, AB
Contact Name: Lauren Isherwood-Baingo

Job Description


McElhanney Land Surveys Ltd. has been providing a variety of land surveying and mapping services to the resource industry since 1910. With several branches located across Alberta and British Columbia, McElhanney is a well-established, progressive organization strongly committed to its employees.


We are currently seeking outstanding individuals to fill the role of Party Chief and Senior Party Chief at our branch based in Lloydminster, AB.


The Party Chief supports operational excellence by taking directions from the Project Manager and providing field survey services by directing a single field crew to complete projects in an accurate, timely and efficient manner to meet contractual obligations.
• Field completion of various types of surveys including well site, right of way, urban, and legal
• Communicate scope and schedule information to team members, set expectations, and ensure project tasks are completed on time. Delegate responsibilities, monitor progress and supervise team members to complete field work accurately and on time
• Liaise between Project Manager and client representative
• Manage information flow from field to office and prepare clear, concise and accurate field notes, records and calculations
• Ensure implementation of quality assurance, safety, and policy compliance

Job Qualifications

• Effective communication skills and detail-orientation
• Proven supervisory abilities
• Proficiency in computer applications (Total Station, GPS, Calc Software)
• Experience using chainsaws and ATVs
• Valid driver’s license
• 2-year technical diploma in Geomatics with up to 5 years previous experience in a similar role, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Other Information

McElhanney Land Surveys Ltd.
450-999 8th Street S.W.

Calgary, AB
T2R 1J5

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