Universal Geomatics Solutions Corp.

Plan Checker Calculator - # 2019_PCC_001

Plan Checker Calculator - # 2019_PCC_001

Application Deadline: July 31, 2019

Edmonton, Calgary or Grande Prairie


  • Check field notes and other returns for correctness and compliance with U.G.S.C. standards and in accordance with the Alberta Land Surveyor’s Association (ALSA) Manual of Standard of Practice and Surveys Act or other governing processes.
  • Check above returns for compliance with client requests and anticipated survey plan requirements.
  • Research and check Crown Public Land Standing Reports and Land Titles Office certificates of titles and other sources for third party interests as they may impact on our client’s requirements.
  • Receive field returns and provide any calculations or data processing services required to facilitate the drafting of any required plans.
  • Assist with the preparation of preliminary and final plans required in the normal course of U.G.S.C. business practice including final plans for submission to the Land Titles Office, AER and AEP or any other plan as required by U.G.S.C. clients or partners.
  • Processing and management of data to facilitate multiple end-user groups and final products.
  • Preparation and conversion of processed data for final delivery in accordance with client requirements including as-built plans, spreadsheets, geo-databases, and survey reports.
  • Understand and perform document preparation, archiving processes or control functions in accordance with on-site policy and procedures.
  • Participates regularly and actively in all aspects of the health and safety program as outlined by the Health and Safety Department.
  • Perform additional assignments and responsibilities as required.


  • A minimum of 5 years directly relevant work experience and a certificate of diploma in surveying or civil engineering technology from a recognized technical institution OR additionally applicable experience in lieu of formal education.
  • Complete understanding of sources of errors in survey procedures, methodology and equipment used in the practice of surveying.
  • Knowledge of error and blunder checking processes such as survey monument re-establishment/establishment calculations, COGO calculations and independent loop closures.
  • Working knowledge of engineering drawings and associated calculations (such as facility layout, pile layout, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of survey and plan requirements (Surveys Act, ALSA Manual of Standard Practice, Land Titles, AER and AEP guidelines or requirements).
  • Proficient with survey related instruments and software applications including Micro-survey, Trimble Business Center, and MS Office programs.
  • Knowledge of applicable laws, codes, regulations, policies and procedures.

Company Benefits

  • Outstanding work environment that fosters safety, encourages teamwork and challenging work opportunities.
  • Career and personal development opportunities

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