AECOM Surveyor Civil Engineering Technologist in Edmonton, Alberta

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Surveyor Civil Engineering Technologist

Canada - Alberta


Job Summary

The Transportation Division of AECOM is actively seeking a Surveyor Civil Engineering Technologist for immediate employment based in the Edmonton, AB office but working in the field generally in the Edmonton and surrounding area.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Primary role: Survey for transportation projects (including road, rail and bridge). From preliminary topographic/original condition survey through layout for construction and acquisition of as-built surveys; Using the appropriate combination of GPS, Total Station, and Level survey equipment

  • Secondary role: Perform on-site inspection of transportation roads projects, reporting and coordinating with Project Managers, designers, contractors and clients to monitor and report on work; identify and resolve issues that arise; coordinate the performance of engineering services as applicable to the contract including material testing, etc

  • Understand and administrate adherence to construction specifications, utility or pipeline crossing agreements

  • Assist with project management, design drawing and specification development

  • Learn, adhere to, and promote AECOM and site-specific Health Safety Environment (HSE) policies; maintaining records and encouraging a safety and environmental stewardship culture with the goal of achieving zero workplace incidents

Minimum Requirements

  • Survey or Civil Technology diploma

  • 7+ years of directly relevant experience in the role of transportation surveyor; thoroughly familiar with the use GPS, Total Station, and Level survey equipment for all aspects of projects

  • Must possess a valid Class 5 Drivers License

  • Experience projects in the role of inspector or monitor; with a thorough understanding of Alberta Transportation specifications

  • Possess an intermediate to senior level of understanding of transportation surveying and equipment usage

  • Possess an intermediate understanding of grading, base course, and asphalt construction

  • An ability to manage diverse tasks and communicate clearly to the appropriate audience in a timely fashion

  • Willingness to travel to/from rural and urban project sites to meet client needs. Likely to include periodic evening and weekend work where needed

  • Mentor/provide supervision as required to survey assistants (internal/external) as circumstances arise

  • Ability to gain eRail Certification

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of directly relevant experience in the role of transportation surveyor; thoroughly familiar with the use GPS, Total Station, and Level survey equipment for all aspects of projects

  • Certification with APEGA or ASET

  • Familiar with rail survey

  • Ability to interpret drawings and specifications, quantity control reports

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185868BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.