Posted on April 2, 2014 - GC1499

Company: OPUS Stewart Weir
Position: CAD/GIS Technologist
Location: Bonnyville
Salary: TBD
Contact Name: Bobbi Chamberlain
Deadline: May 15, 2014

Job Description


Opus Stewart Weir is presently seeking an experienced CAD/GIS Technologist to fill a vacancy in our Bonnyville office. Your professional goals are essential to our success.  If you thrive on variety and exposure to a diverse array of challenging survey projects, while using the latest technologies, then this could be the job for you. 

Some of the key responsibilities are:

  • Assists with the delivery of project data to our clients.
  • Track and Monitor project costs using various Excel spread sheets.
  • Update project crossings lists on a daily basis.
  • Provides field support on  projects. Required to perform Data Processing, GIS, Digital Mapping, Surveying, GPS, CAD, MicroSurvey, Excel and Civil 3D Design work.
  • Ensure the corporate safety program is followed.
  • Provide assistance to project managers on a daily basis.
  • Deliver project tracking, status and forecasting reports on time.
  • Review and markup  construction drawings. Includes base maps, crossings, ownership sketches, spread sheets and access maps.


Job Qualifications


  • Post-secondary education in a related engineering technology field.
  • Sound Mapping and GIS knowledge
  • Knowledge of surveying, drafting, global navigation satellite systems, spatial databases, map projections, civil 3D design, control surveys, MicroSurvey, web programming, digital mapping, digital cartography, terrain modeling, ArcGis, Word, Excel and technical communications.
  • Excellent leadership, communications, time management and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability and willingness to travel for client, project and company requirements.

Other Information


About Us

Opus established in Canada in 2002 with Opus International Consultants (OIC) specializing in transportation, road safety, and Asset Management. In 2010 Opus DaytonKnight were formed, water, wastewater and environmental engineering consultancy specialists with over 50 years of proud history serving provincial and municipal clients throughout British Columbia and Alberta. Focusing on our strategic plan 2013 brought the addition of Opus Stewart Weir (previously Stewart Weir) to the Opus group. They bring 100 years of Pipeline, Survey, land development and Transportation expertise from offices throughout Alberta, with their head office in Edmonton.


To apply please visit our webpage at

OPUS Stewart Weir
140 2121 Premier Way

Sherwood Park, AB
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