Posted on April 8, 2008 - GC626

Company: Focus Corporation
Position: Survey Technician
Location: Invermere/Cranbrook
Contact Name: Recruitment, Human Resources
Deadline: May 10, 2008

Job Description

Focus Corporation is a multidiscipline engineering, geomatics and planning consulting firm with offices in major centers throughout Western Canada. We are currently seeking Survey Technicians - Intermediate to Senior to join our Kootenays team. In this position you will: • Perform detailed survey calculations for legal and engineering surveys using MicroSurvey and AutoCAD / LDD , including boundary resolution and traverse adjustments; • Supervise and provide technical direction to field crews; • Perform quality control checks on field data, legal survey plans and site plans; • Work closely with Professional Land Surveyors, Engineers and other technical staff to schedule field and office work; • Liaise with clients and regulatory agencies in fulfilling project management duties; • Play a leadership role in maintaining a positive working environment and ensuring technical excellence in the context of a 15 to 20 person office.

Job Qualifications

As the successful candidate you: • Are a graduate of a Surveying/Geomatics Technologist program or have equivalent experience • Have sound knowledge of legal and construction surveying, instrumentation, electronic data collection and calculations • Are familiar with MicroSurvey and AutoCAD • Have experience with survey grade GPS technology

Other Information

Why Invermere? • Great team atmosphere • Varied and interesting work pushing the edge of innovation in land development • Skiing, hiking, fishing, boating and lake activities close by • Great weather! • 3 hours from Calgary PEOPLE COME FIRST AT FOCUS. We offer our employees an attractive compensation package that includes a competitive salary, above market group health benefits, a group RRSP plan, as well as a commitment to career development. If you are interested in joining a dynamic progressive company, please visit our careers website at and click on the opportunity link.

Focus Corporation
1000, 9925 - 109 Street

Edmonton, AB
T5K 2J8
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