The Opportunity :
McElhanney Ltd. is looking for a Survey Assistant to join our team in Lloydminster, AB. This is a great opportunity for a dedicated individual who enjoys working in the great outdoors, looking to gain hands on surveying experience.
Working closely with collaborative Field Supervisors and Party Chiefs, you will be a key player in assisting our survey team to provide our clients with industry leading survey solutions that are cost effective and timely.
The successful candidate will be involved in working on a wide variety of municipal, construction, oil and gas surveys.
The ability to travel and work out of town for extended periods and pre-employment drug & alcohol and fitness for work testing is required.
What You Can Expect
Overtime earned at time and a half.
Flexible work rotations suited to your needs.
Camp work, accommodations, and living allowance provided based on travel requirements.
Hands on training and safety allowance for personal protective equipment.
What You’ll Be Doing :
Set-up and operation of conventional survey and GPS equipment.
Follow directives received from Field Supervisor or Party Chief to assist survey team.
Clean and maintain equipment, maintain supplies, stock company vehicle, and ensure necessary physical resources are available in the field, with minimal supervision.
May be required to use tools and equipment such as axe, sledgehammer, shovel, metal detector and survey tripod in order to complete assigned tasks.
May be required to use hand and power tools to clear line quickly and efficiently.
What You’ll Bring :
Physical ability to lift heavy equipment.
Willingness to work in varied environmental conditions, including wildlife populated areas and in remote areas for extended periods and varied hours.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.
Ability to travel out of town for up to three-week periods.
Pre-employment drug and alcohol and fitness for work testing is required.
This role is designated as a safety sensitive position.