Construction Layout Surveyor

Emil Anderson Construction - Kelowna, BC (30+ days ago)

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Do you have experience in highway and heavy civil construction? Do you want to be a key individual in a company with a long history of BC roadbuilding, a diverse fleet of equipment and resources to draw from, with the opportunity to make a difference and opportunities for growth?

Emil Anderson Construction (EAC) Inc. is a family run business that has offices and shops in Kelowna, Hope, and Rosedale, BC. Operations include road construction, paving, highway maintenance, site development, land development and housing.

We are seeking a Construction Layout Surveyor who is looking to jump start their career in the civil construction industry. If you are a positive, people-oriented individual who is looking for a permanent, full-time position then this job is the right one for you!


  • Manage and perform various survey tasks as required;
  • Interpret engineered drawings;
  • Perform various staking methods of road and development construction including slope and grade stakes;
  • Perform topographic surveys of original ground and other surfaces;
  • Perform asbuilds of installed structures;
  • Measure and record field data accurately with a high level of detail;
  • Communicate effectively with Supervisors and Project Managers on a daily basis;
  • Ability to perform all tasks in a safe manner and understand the importance of working in a safe work environment;
  • Compile and complete reports;
  • Perform other labour duties as required.


  • Successfully completed or working towards their geomatics/survey diploma or equivalent;
  • Have a minimum of two years of relevant field experience;
  • Experience working with Total Station and GPS equipment;
  • Experience working with Trimble survey equipment including SCS900 and Trimble Business Center;
  • Civil 3d experience is considered an asset;
  • Have a strong work ethic and works well in a team environment;
  • Be willing to travel within the province for work;
  • Natural ability to solve problems, communicate clearly and effectively;
  • Enjoy working outdoors in a fast paced and challenging environment;
  • Valid Canadian driver’s license, with a clean driving abstract;
  • Physically capable of walking on uneven terrain, climbing slopes, and carrying 20 kilograms;
  • Local candidates are preferred.

Emil Anderson offers competitive wages, benefits and a defined benefit pension plan in addition to a challenging and fun work environment.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 to $75,000.00 /year


  • Surveying: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Kelowna, BC (Preferred)