Posted on May 26, 2010 - GC953

Company: The Sernas Group Inc.
Position: Survey Party Chief
Location: Whitby
Contact Name: Jan Fontana

Job Description

The Sernas Group Inc., is an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary consulting firm, originally established nearly forty-eight years ago. With 190 staff in three offices throughout the Greater Toronto Area, The Sernas Group Inc., provides consulting services to our private and public sector clients in the following areas: municipal and water resources engineering, land use planning services, municipal infrastructure design and implementation, road safety audits, transportation planning, traffic engineering, travel surveys, transit planning and operations, electrical power distribution and utilities engineering and, geomorphic and environmental sciences. Sernas Associates, a business unit of The Sernas Group, specializes in provides land development and water resources engineering, land use planning services, and environmental sciences.

We are currently recruiting for a Survey Party Chief in our Whitby office. Reporting to the Field Services Manager, completes, plots and checks pre-engineering topographical detail, construction layout and as-built surveys using total station, GPS equipment, theodolites, levels, rods and distance measuring equipment. Drives stakes to mark construction layout. Trains and supervises the work of an Assistant.

Job Qualifications

The successful incumbent requires post-secondary civil engineering or surveying technician diploma; minimum of 5 years’ experience in topographical and construction surveying as party chief; knowledge and understanding of data collection with an ability to use AutoCAD: 3D, Light, Civil 3D, and/or Land Desk Top; experience in ESRI Arc Map, 3D modeling and digital models; setting up UTM grids and Georeferencing; strong detail-orientation and adequate oral communication skills; physically able and willing to walk on uneven terrain, to work outdoors and to work long hours, when required. Valid driver’s licence and road-worthy vehicle.

Other Information

The Sernas Group is a progressive, employee-owned consulting firm offering a competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications, share ownership, a comprehensive benefits package, and an attractive team-based work environment.

The best method for initial contact is to forward a resume with a covering letter describing your career and job interests by email to with reference to "Survey Party Chief" in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

The Sernas Group Inc.
110 Scotia Court
Unit 41

Whitby, ON
L1N 8Y7

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