Survey Assistant

Underhill Geomatics Ltd - Burnaby, BC (30+ days ago)

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Underhill Geomaticsis a progressive land surveying firm with offices in Burnaby, Kamloops, Whitehorse, and Yellowknife . Operating since 1913, Underhill continues to provide technologically advanced, flexible, and efficient geospatial solutions for all our clients' needs within British Columbia, Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

We are seeking a Survey Assistant to join the surveying team in our Burnaby, BC office.

Duties include:

  • Assisting the party chief on a wide variety of survey work including legal, laser scanning, construction and topographic surveys.
  • Performing some survey calculations both in the filed and in the office and preparing clear, concise and accurate field notes of your work.
  • Acting as a representative of our company in the filed providing respectful and knowledgeable liaison between the office and client in the field.
  • Travel may be required on an as-needed basis.


  • A two-year diploma in Geomatics and/or past surveying experience would be an asset
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Proficiency in computer applications including Autocad Civil 3D and GPS data processing, is mandatory.
  • Current First Aid and WHMIS certificates will be an asset.

Underhill Geomatics Ltd. offers an excellent compensation package commensurate with experience. As well we office an excellent benefits package and the opportunity to further develop your abilities working with a great team of professionals in all of our offices.

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter in confidence to the human resources department. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short*listed candidates will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • surveying: 3 years (Required)


  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (Required)