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GeoVerra-LL: Geomatics Technician


This is a Full-time position in Ottawa, ON posted July 12, 2021.

GeoVerra is seeking a Geomatics Technician to join our team located in Ottawa, Ontario.

Reporting to the Director of Geomatics, you will be responsible for data processing, quality control checks on field returns, survey calculations and project documentation for the ongoing projects.Key ResponsibilitiesProcess survey data using Trimble Business Center and monitors procedures used by field crews to collect survey dataPerform survey calculations using both GNSS and conventional survey methodsPerform legal calculations for the property line based on the legal survey plansPerform control network adjustment on the RTK / Conventional / Level data.Generate topographic surface based on the processed data.Survey calculation for piles, anchor bolts, foundation, grading based on client supplied IFC drawings for survey layoutCreate alignments and, corridors as per client supplied IFC drawingsEarthwork volume calculations as per survey data and grading planPreparation of files for field layout including CSV, RXL, DXF, TTM.Use standard survey practices efficiently to draft accurate survey plans from information gathered in the field and officeRedline as built drawingsPrepare reports as per scope of work e.G.

Stakeout, Pre-pour and As-built reportsMaintain familiarity with current techniques and developments; Ensure that thequality and accuracy of all plans for which you have responsibility meet the GeoVerra standards before they are delivered for checkingAble to work with Survey Field Supervisors and establish priorities and complete work duties with limited supervision; Able to work flexible hours during the week and occasional weekends.QualificationsPost-secondary training in a Survey/Geomatics, Civil Engineering program, Geomatics Engineering Technologist certificate or other relevant technical training/experience in a related field.3 to 5 years’ experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D and related software in the preparation of survey related plans; Experience withTrimble Business Centre and other survey calculation software; An understanding of the basic principles of surveying and survey plan requirements; Ability to workin a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines; Ability to workwell as part of a team or on an individual basis; The capacity tolearn new software and be open to new ideas; Ability to identify and set priorities; Effective timemanagementStrong attention to detail.As this is a safety and security sensitive position, the successful candidate must be able to pass a drug & alcohol test as well asa police background check and successfully obtain security clearance.GeoVerra has every intention of fostering diversity within and across our organization.

We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.