New Job Survey Assistant 1 In British Columbia

Survey Assistant 1
Survey Assistant 1

Survey Assistant 1

Company : City of Burnaby
Salary : $26.25 an hour
Location : British Columbia

Full Description

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

The City of Burnaby’s Engineering Department currently has an exciting seasonal opportunity for an enthusiastic individual seeking practical experience to work in an auxiliary capacity as a Survey Assistant 1. Typical duties in this position can include clearing foliage and other obstacles from transit lines; taking linear measurements with steel tape or chain; cutting, driving and marking posts and stakes; locating and uncovering survey pins. The Survey Assistant 1 will assist with establishing lines and grades using various tools and preparing field notes, sketches and survey computations. Other responsibilities include compiling data, maintaining hand tools and equipment, operating a van, and preparing plans and maps using CAD software under the direction of a supervisor. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications include completion of Grade 12, supplemented by sound related experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of municipal surveying, engineering principles and mathematics related to the position. This position also requires the ability to make elementary arithmetic calculations, prepare simple sketches and notes, perform manual work in all weather, prepare plans and maps under direction, and to assist a supervisor in making calculations. A Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia is required.

Please apply online at by Tuesday, July 4, 2023.

Please contact People and Culture at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.