Montreal, Quebec

R-071763 Survey Assistant

Ottawa, Ontario

"Why join us?                       

TransitNEXT is a wholly-owned subsidiary of SNC-Lavalin. As the sole proponent in the TransitNEXT team, SNC-Lavalin has been awarded the design, build, finance and maintenance of the new extension, and will also assume responsibility for the long-term maintenance of the existing Trillium Line.

Join TransitNEXT and become part of The Trillium Line Extension project, expanding and enhancing transit services in Ottawa.

As part of the Trillium project based in Ottawa, we are seeking a qualified Survey Assistant to work as part of a field survey crew, including assisting the Surveyor to setup survey instruments, measuring in the field, maintaining equipment, and cleaning up work sites and vehicles.

How will you contribute to the team? 

Regulate work to ensure all site safety standards, practices and guidelines are adhered to
Communicate any safety issues, regardless of the severity to Survey Party Chief.
Communicate data collection issues to Survey Party Chief.
Demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality seamless customer service.
Assist Surveyor in Operations of various survey-engineering instruments devices to measure distances and collect data; makes cross section, profile, location, topographic and construction layout surveys.
Assist in establish lines, critical points and angles; digs ground using a shovel and other hand tools to search for and locate survey monuments and points.
Set, clean and pain all points used for survey purposes.
Maintain field notes regarding backsite and foresight heights for each setup.
Obtains permits and safety equipment as required.
Organize all materials and equipment. Restock vehicle with supplies as required.
Maintain a clean work site and work vehicle, including emptying trash from work vehicle and taking vehicle to be washed and vacuumed.
Refueling vehicles as required to not interfere with field work.
Review and sign-off on survey files and scan files as required.
Test tribrachs, rod bubbles, rods, mirrors, mini prism and other tools to verify calibration.
What will you contribute / requirements? 

Knowledge of engineering design and survey methods
Previous working experience in the Construction surveying industry is an asset
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Superior time management and organizational skills
Ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions
Available to travel to various projects sites
Valid driver’s license (Class G)
What we offer at SNC-Lavalin: 

Competitive salary and compensation package
Motivational financial package & flexible benefits
Defined contribution pension plan in which SNC-Lavalin contributes
Work equipment provided according to the season (boot, bib, helmet, gloves, etc.);
Employee Share Ownership Plan (ESOP)
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
3 weeks of vacation time
Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities
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