Posted on March 3, 2006 - GC357

Company: Terrapoint Canada Inc.
Position: Project Manager
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Contact Name: Shawna Youell
Deadline: March 24, 2006

Job Description

This role is responsible for the logistical coordination of full-cycle field survey operations to ensure the accurate collection of airborne LiDAR data. The success of this role is based on ones’ ability to plan and execute all aspects of field collection including network design, adjustment, ground and airborne data collection, processing, safety and quality control. Extensive field travel is required and will average 200 days per year with rotations up to 30 days. During field days, a 24-hour on-call schedule is required.

Job Qualifications

The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual with the ability to work independently and make sound decisions. You have excellent problem solving skills and have a proven ability to multi-task and complete assignments within established time frames. You will be required to effectively convey and discuss technical issues with the project team, customers and vendors. You have a broad understanding of software systems and applications including operating systems, GPS survey and survey adjustment programs and CAD packages. An equivalent of a post-secondary two-year technical diploma in Geomatics or GIS surveying and/or a minimum of five year’s GIS survey related field experience is required. Experience in remote locations is an asset.

Other Information

Terrapoint builds its own sophisticated sensor systems and with offices in Calgary, Ottawa and Houston, TX, is the world’s most experienced commercial supplier of LiDAR-based earth surface mapping data. LiDAR data is used to produce survey-quality 3D digital elevation models, which significantly reduces the cost of project planning and design in a broad array of industries including urban, industrial and resource development. Since its inception in 1998, Terrapoint has worked in many countries around the world providing cost effective solutions to its clients’ needs. We have a strong, dedicated team of industry and technology experts that are focused on building solutions in collaboration with our customers. For more information on Terrapoint Canada Inc, please visit our website at

Terrapoint Canada Inc.
2400, 639 - 5th Avenue SW

Calgary, AB
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