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Parsons Corporation Survey Assistant in Edmonton, Alberta

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Job Description:

Parsons is looking for a talented Survey Assistant to join our team!

What You'll Be Doing:

  • The Survey Assistant provide support and assistance to surveyors in conducting land surveys and collecting data for various purposes. They work under the guidance and supervision of surveyors to ensure accurate and reliable measurements and data collection.

  • Adhere to all Safety, Environmental and project requirements

  • Provide geomatic services

  • Gain hands-on survey experience and be part of an exciting project that is unique to Western Canada

  • Aid the survey team in timely and accurate completion of surveys

  • Work outside in all types of weather, sometimes at-heights or in steep terrain

  • Complete reports and follow up, aid in Computer-assisted drafting and technical programs

  • Complete daily survey tasks as assigned by your crew chief

  • Set up operation of conventional survey and GPS systems

  • Prepare accurate and timely field notes

  • Clean, calibrate and maintain survey equipment

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • A high school graduate with a minimum of one year of previous experience, post-secondary training in an applicable field, or a combination of the two

  • Able to work extended hours and weekends as required when the job requires your presence

  • A clear, concise communicator with excellent organizational and follow up skills

  • Computer savvy and well-versed in MS Office suite. Survey-specific programs experience an asset

  • Physically fit and able to carry GPS equipment across uneven terrain and in all climates, on an in-process construction site.

  • Able to work at heights and confined spaces as required.

  • Possess a valid driver's license, ideally with a clean abstract

  • You may be asked to assist in other areas or departments where you are qualified during off-peak season ​

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

For more than 75 years, our experts have designed and delivered the critical infrastructure that connects and protects communities around the world. We work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as health, vision, dental, employer paid provincial care premiums, Defined Contribution Pension Plan (DCPP), Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA), Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP), life insurance, paid time off, sick leave, all province observed holidays off, and gym membership discounts to fit your busy lifestyle!

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!About Us

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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