Student Survey Technician

Competition Number: 22249


Job Title: Student Survey Technician

Department: Engineering - Water Resources - Survey

Position Type: Temporary Full Time Position - Approximately 4 months (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $27.84/hr plus 13% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: July 29, 2022

Closing Date: August 14, 2022

Last Modified: July 29, 2022, 3:27 pm

Status: Closed


This vacancy is only available for students.  Enrolment in a full time post-secondary education program is mandatory. 

The Engineering Department is seeking an enthusiastic Student Survey Technician to assist in a variety of surveying and geomatics duties including survey field work, engineering calculations and CAD drawing preparation.  The successful candidate will use AutoCAD software to produce civil engineering drawings and a combination of robotic total stations and GNSS hardware and software to collect survey data. 

Requirements include completion of one year of post-secondary education; current enrolment in a full time post-secondary education program; valid B.C. Driver’s Licence; physically fit to perform field duties; and one month of related work experience. Preference will be given for those enrolled in a Geomatics or Engineering Program at a University or Technical Institution. Enrolment in a full time post-secondary education program is mandatory. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

*As a component of the selection process, testing will also be conducted.*

Important Information:

The District of Saanich has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy to help keep our employees and community safe. The requirement remains in effect until April 8, 2022 after which, the policy will be suspended. It is important to know that the requirement may be reinstated and unvaccinated employees may not be able to work. In order for the District to respond to any changing vaccination requirements for staff, we request that you verify your COVID-19 vaccination status with us during your first week of employment.