Survey Lead

Location: Kitimat, BC, Canada
Job ID: R5472
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

This is your opportunity to be involved in the landmark Coastal Gas Link Project. You an experienced Survey Lead with substantial Grade Control experience. You will be responsible for implementation of Machine Control on our Pipeline projects in the Kitimat Area.

Come join our pipeline team today!

Essential Responsibilities
  • Utilize GPS and Total Station equipment for surveying activities 
  • Create alignment and surface designs in CAD that are compatible with both Trimble and Topcon machine control systems
  • Setup and maintain a GPS network over long distances for both surveyors and equipment to use
  • Install, calibrate and maintain GPS systems in both excavators and dozers. (Trimble and Topcon)
  • Trouble shoot and repair and issues with the machine control systems
  • Delegate tasks to survey crews daily to ensure all proper data is collected for design creation
  • Work closely with the engineering group to facilitate revisions to the grade model
  • Engage with the Ground Disturbance team to support the development of CAD files and associated data for design creation


  • Must have previous surveying experience working with GPS, Total Station and CAD programs 
  • Prior experience working on pipeline construction projects is essential
  • Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing  
  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License 
  • Must provide a copy of a valid Driver’s Abstract  

Work Conditions

  • Site based position - Flexible rotation
  • Camp based position

Additional Information:

Company Description

The Ledcor Group of Companies is one of North America’s most diversified construction companies. Ledcor is a company built on a rich history of long-standing project successes. 

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!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.  

Date Posted
Mar 13, 2021

167 Ocelot Road, Kitimat, BC, Canada