Survey Assistant 2
Survey Assistant 2
Regular Full Time
Infrastructure Planning Division
The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents. Our municipality continues to grow through innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.
The City of Coquitlam is currently recruiting for a Survey Assistant 2 to help advance and grow our Geomatics team. This is a CUPE Local 386 position.
Reporting to the Supervisor of Survey Operations you will make precise measurements and check the calculations of the Survey Technician. Your responsibilities will include operating an automatic level and related survey instruments, assisting in the operation of a Total Station and in the transfer of data to related software applications, and performing survey computations and calculations. You will also assist in planning work on the job sites and directing the work of junior Survey Assistants.
You have obtained or are in the process of achieving a diploma in Geomatics or a related area of study and have knowledge of mathematics required for survey calculations. You should have strong computer skills, have attention to detail, and excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Experience in routine and complex survey work in a municipal surveying environment and some hands-on expertise with a range of surveying equipment is desirable.
A CUPE hourly rate of $25.31 - $29.74, a competitive benefits package, and a compressed work week is being offered. Please attach a current driver’s abstract (within the last 30 days) to your application.
Please apply online by 5 p.m. October 25, 2019 at coquitlam.ca/jobs
The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.