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GeoVerra Survey Assistant - Night Shift in Mississauga, Ontario

What the position entails:

Does the idea of adventure and learning new things excite you? Does the opportunity to travel and work on projects outside in the field motivate you?

If you are looking for a company that supports career development and has a proven, safety-first culture – you have come to the right place!

As our new Survey Assistant, located in Mississauga, ON you must be passionate about spending time in the field. Whether you have a technical background or love exploring every nook and cranny of our great outdoors, you should have an unquenchable thirst for seeing and doing it all!

This position requires a quick and engaged learner, with proven success in adaptability, productivity and high physical capabilities. Ideally, you are organized and highly collaborative, with strong communication skills and an infectious positivity that encourages this attitude in all team members. You will have a strong handle on equipment and field tools, with a healthy respect for the outdoors and the timeline of the task at hand.

This position is for an overnight shift and the successful candidate will need to be available for shifts up to 12 hours overnight.

What you will do:

  • Arrive at work on time and prepared for the task and shift assigned by your leader.

  • Assist with various tasks including but not limited to organization and housekeeping of tools, equipment and materials at project sites, office and in crew vehicles.

  • Support a positive and professional team atmosphere and acts as a positive ambassador for the company when working with external stakeholders.

  • Assist the Crew Chief in achieving project timelines and deliverables.

  • Complete mandatory safety training and practice competent operation of all equipment and tasks.

  • Adhere to the safety requirements of the client, OH&S and the GeoVerra Safety program on all projects.

  • Actively participate in Emergency Response Planning, Hazard Assessment, Job Safety Analysis development, daily tailgate meetings and comply with all safety requirements.

    What you will bring:

  • Diploma or Degree in Geomatics Engineering Technology, Civil Engineering Technology, or related discipline preferred not required.

  • Previous experience in Surveying or other related types of work involving the outdoors.

  • Ability and willingness to travel regularly for the client, project, and GeoVerra requirements and to respond to situations that occur outside traditional working hours.

  • Commitment to respond tot situations that occur outside traditional working hours.

  • Capacity to take direction and communicate effectively.

  • An understanding of survey methodologies is considered an asset.

  • A valid Class 5 driver’s license and can provide a clean driver’s abstract.

  • Completed training and valid tickets in First Aid, H2S and CSTS safety training, is an asset.

  • Successful completion of pre-employment drug and alcohol screening as per the limits provided in the Canadian Model for Providing a Safe Workplace

    Job conditions

  • Overnight shift required. Work hours can include but are not limited to 6:00pm to 6:00am.

  • Out of town work (possible shift work) and frequent travel required.

  • Ability to carry, lift and push 50lbs+ on a regular basis.

  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions.

    What we offer

  • Competitive compensation

  • Comprehensive benefits coverage, vacation, wellness days, and RRSP matching contributions

  • Tools and services to support your mental wellness

  • Work-life balance

  • Growth and advancement opportunities

  • Paid professional dues

  • Continuing education and professional development

  • Use of leading-edge technology and equipment

  • Diverse projects and a fast-paced working environment

Please contact if you have any questions about this role.

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