Survey Manager / BCLS, Geomatics

Location: Prince George, BC
Career Level: Management
Education: Registered or eligible for registration as a BCLS, or Bachelor’s degree in Geomatics Engineering
Job type: Full time
Number of Positions Available: 1
Salary: TBD

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At WSP, we’re proud, professional and passionate people. Join us.

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POSITION DESCRIPTION

WSP is currently seeking a Survey Manager / BCLS to join our Geomatics division to support our Prince George office. Reporting to the Regional Manager, you will be responsible for managing a variety of land surveying projects within the oil & gas industry as well as in the areas of civil and municipal, land development, land act surveys and legal surveys. You will be challenged on a daily basis and will get to feel the satisfaction of providing a level of work and expertise which is truly valued by both the company and our clients.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop strong client relationships, manage client expectations and ensure land survey project deliverables, schedules and budget objectives are met;
  • Co-ordinate business development sales activities with a view to meeting branch and corporate budget targets;
  • Be responsible for proposals and contractual agreements;
  • Work with other managers to supervise, co-ordinate, schedule and review the activities of field and office staff;
  • Mentor and train staff;
  • Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity and service; and
  • Participate in and promote the WSP safety program

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Our successful candidate will have a post-secondary education in an accredited Geomatics program and/or experience in a related field. In addition you will also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geomatics Engineering preferred;
  • Registered or eligible for registration as a BCLS;
  • 3-5 years of experience in legal land surveying;
  • Commitment to outstanding service quality;
  • Capability of creating and leading a high performing and efficient team;
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills, communication skills, and a commitment to promoting strong communication amongst other office locations within WSP; and
  • Effective decision making skills; holding both yourself and others accountable to same

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To learn more about our firm and the projects we have been involved in, please visit our World of Possibilities website:
http://www.wsp-pb.com/en/WSP-Canada/Careers/Join-Our-Team/World-of-Possibilities/

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

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Contact information:
Keyur Shah
Email: Keyur.Shah3@wsp.com
Tel.: 587-489-0279

 

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