Survey Manager


Category: Project Management or Coordination
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Title: Survey Manager
Job ID: 13422
Job Status: Full Time Regular

Job Summary

You are a Survey Manager who has extensive experience in a fast paced, dynamic, construction environment. As the Survey Manager for a major civil / industrial project, you will supervise a team of third-party surveyors

Join our Ledcor team today!


• Advises, ensures and is responsible for creation and implementation of surveying plan on project site
• Responsible for managing third party surveyors to execute survey plan
• Represents Ledcor at client meetings ensuring timelines are met and address any change management issues with relation to field execution
• Develops strong client relationships, manages client expectations and ensures land survey project deliverables, schedules and budget objectives are met
• Supervises day-to-day layout and tasks in accordance of project design
• Ensures maintenance of up to date and accurate as-built drawings
• Leads implementation and monitoring of the quality control, safety and environment programs
• Coaches, assists and supports operations to understand client surveying needs
• Applies expertise to solve problems within the survey plan
• Resolves day-to-day or routine issues through immediate actions or short-term planning within defined processes
• Able to manage difficult issues and obtain agreement as needed


• 10 + year's experience in survey management or acceptable combination of equivalent survey team experience
• Large-scale pipeline, industrial, or civil construction experience required
• Experience managing sub-contractors
• Ability to understand owner requirements in entirety
• Strong working knowledge of complex surveyor's tools and associated GPS equipment
• Previous experience of survey standards is required
• Graduated from a recognized drafting, architectural, engineering, Geomatics or construction management program
• Able to influence work planning and execution by field / operations people
• Enjoys working hard - is action oriented and can be counted on to exceed goals successfully
• Identifies opportunities to improve - sees them as challenges to overcome
• Dedicated to meeting requirements of internal and external customers - acts with customers in mind
• Must have and maintain a valid provincial driver’s license
• Successful completion of pre-employment drug & alcohol requirements

Work Conditions

• Employees will be expected to work various schedules based on the project requirements
• Local based position, must reside or be willing to relocate to the Lower Mainland

Ledcor Civil builds and maintains infrastructure in various industries including oil and gas, transportation, and mining. We’re experts in public and private infrastructure construction and maintenance – from national highways to bridges, from airports to underground utilities and independent power projects. We also work on roads, earthworks, foundations, dams, power systems, and waterways.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Vancouver, BC
Vancouver, British Columbia

Date Posted 4/27/2017 4:46:51 PM