Drafting and Survey Technician
Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre Quebec
Roberval, Quebec
2d ago

Drafting and Survey Technicians (DS Tech) provide both deployed and domestic drafting and survey support to the Canadian Armed Forces and other government departments anywhere in the world.

Drafting and Survey Technicians belong to the Military Engineering Branch of the Canadian Armed Forces. Their primary responsibilities are :

  • Collect geodetic survey data using the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) and other survey equipment - Use data to produce digital and hard copy civil and site drawings, and designs of specific areas -
  • Use computer aided design (CAD) software to produce digital and hard copy designs - Provide survey and drawing support to military specialist engineering teams Drafting and Survey Technicians may be members of either the Canadian Army or the Royal Canadian Air Force.

    They may be called upon to support all CAF exercises and operations, including those lead by the Royal Canadian Navy. The primary work environment is in an office, however fieldwork is a large component of the job and is conducted in approved weather conditions, 24 / 7, on bases, wings or in operational theatres.

    Drafting and Survey Technicians use high-tech computer workstations and software designed for drafting and survey applications.

    Drafting and Survey Technicians are employed in Kingston, ON; Gagetown, NB; Cold Lake, AB; and Greenwood, NS. As you progress in your career, you may also have the opportunity to be posted to Brussels, Belgium.

    Generally, the number of hours of work per week is 40 hours. However, military members can be called to work on atypical schedules according to the operational needs.

    This job also exists on a part-time basis with the Reserve Force, usually evenings and weekends. For more details about the job :

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    bit.ly / FAC00370E You can apply for this position if you meet at least these conditions :

  • To have completed the requirements for a high school doploma in Canada; OR Have completed a diplôme d'études professionnelles (DEP);
  • OR Have obtained a certificate of equivalence at the secondary level (AENS-TENS); OR Have acquired General Educational Development (GED) To have completed at least Math 526 (TS5 or SN5). Salary :

    35 800$ to 98 300$ per year*

  • The minimum wage mentioned above is the first year of service. The military member will earn a base salary of approximately $ 60,200 after approximately four years of service.
  • The salary increases according to the rank and experience of the member according to the rates of pay applicable on April 1st, 2017.

    To know more about the rates of pay :

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    bit.ly / payratesE No civilian jobs are exactly equivalent to this military profession. These professions are mentioned here to give an example of the type of work required.

  • Land Survey Technologists and Technicians · Land Surveyor · Architectural Drafting Technician · Civil Engineering Technologists Why you should choose the Canadian Armed Forces?
  • We are actively looking for motivated and talented members just like you! Members of the Canadian Armed Forces work to protect Canada and defend its sovereignty.

    They contribute to peace and international security, and work with the United States to defend North America. They are always ready to respond to threats, natural disasters or humanitarian crises in Canada or around the world.

    Experience unique adventures, stimulating challenges, rewarding friendships, and the opportunity to see and shape the world while serving your country.

    The different career options offered by the Canadian Armed Forces give you access to exceptional jobs where you can excel, no matter how far you go in your career path! O U R M A I N S P H E R E S O F E X P E R T I S E :

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    bit.ly / CAFJobs - Full or part time - Post-secondary education and - Subsidized and paid training - Very competitive salaries -

    Training and continuous advancement - 100% free medical and dental care - One of the best retirement plans - 20-25 days of paid leave from the first year -

    Work-family balance - Free services to the family - Sports and fitness on work hours - Respect and appreciation of human diversity -

    Free learning of a second language - Definitely the best team to join! For more information about our advantages :

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