Posted on September 24, 2018 - GC1677

Company: Midwest Surveys Inc.
Position: Geomatics Technician
Location: Calgary
Contact Name: Shauna J. Beattie
Deadline: October 24, 2018

Job Description

Why Choose Midwest?

Midwest Surveys is a 100% employee owned company that values its people! Celebrating over 65 years in the industry, we have been ranked as one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada and a Top Employer in Alberta.  We have also been recognized as a top health benefits provider and have been named the Best Workplace in Alberta for Health and Safety.

Midwest Surveys actively supports local communities, charities and is committed to a high level of ethics. We pride ourselves on providing an outstanding work environment!

Geomatics Technician Role:

Your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Work closely with our team on field data processing, job progress tracking as well as survey plan checking and computations
  • Liaise closely with project management to effectively provide clients with excellent service
  • Follow all Midwest Surveys health and safety protocols and is committed to ongoing learning in this area 
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the Project Manager, Land Surveyor, or Office Manager

Job Qualifications


Preference will be given to candidates who hold a degree / diploma in Geomatics or equivalent combinations of education and experience.  The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum of five years’ experience in the Survey industry, similar role preferred
  • Understanding of survey methodologies, land surveying acts and regulations as they apply to the practice of Land Surveying
  • Proficiency in the use of all Microsoft applications is required
  • A working knowledge of how GPS and total stations are used in the collection of survey data
  • Proficient in the use of survey software including MicroSurvey

 Key Competencies and Behavioural Attributes:


  • Good communication skills and a strong sense of professionalism when interacting with crews, drafting staff, Land Surveyors and clients
  • Strong mathematical and computer operating skills
  • Demonstrated organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated accuracy, neatness and professionalism in the development of survey products

Other Information

For more information on working with Midwest Surveys or to apply for this posting online please visit the Careers section of our website,

All applications will be kept confidential. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Midwest Surveys Inc.
2827 Sunridge Blvd NE

Calgary, AB
T1Y 6G1
403 245 1578
Homepage -
E-Mail -

<< Back to Job Board