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WSP Canada

Onsite Data Processor Kamloops, BC 2019-09-29

Kamloops, BC
Full Time
4 days ago

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 48,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 8,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We're among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects .

At WSP :

•We value our people and our reputation
•We are locally dedicated with international scale
•We are future focused and challenge the status quo
•We foster collaboration in everything we do
•We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

WSP is currently seeking an Onsite Data Processor to join our Geomatics team, located at our Kamloops office. Reporting to the CAD Supervisor this position will be responsible for the processing of field data, the production of charts, writing reports and ensuring a high-quality end product for big inch pipeline construction projects .
•Check the survey data received from the survey team for completeness and quality.
•Examine and process the raw survey data.
•Evaluate the processed survey data and responsible for correct processing of survey data as per the client scope of work.
•Responsible for the survey calculations as per the scope of work.
•Prepare the quality control report of the final chart products.
•Provide processing support for Leica and Trimble products.
•Review and mark up pipeline construction drawings, alignment sheets, facility drawings, including base maps, crossings, ownership sketches, spread sheets and access maps.
•Work with Field Supervisors and establish priorities and complete work duties with limited supervision.
•Update pipe log daily during pipe data collecting and verification stages.
•Responsible for quality control of technical data submitted in reports and charts.
•Write substantiated survey reports about the processed survey data.
•Act as focal point for projects during the processing and reporting phase.

•Diploma or Degree in Geomatics Engineering Technology, Engineering Design & Drafting Technology, Civil Engineering Technology, or related discipline; or certification in related CAD/GIS courses preferred.
•Experience in the land surveying industry of big inch piepline construction projects.
•2 to 5 years of experience as a Survey Data Processor.
•Strong Knowledge of survey data acquisition, processing and reporting software.
•Proficient user of Trimble Business Center and Leica Geo Office for the processing and AutoCad Civil3D for the calculations.
•Competent working knowledge of ArcMap and ESRI tools and able to deal with variety of GIS data formats; i.e. DEM, LiDAR data set, imagery.
•Experience interacting and communicating effectively with field crews and client Liaison.
•Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines.
•Ability to work effectively and competently with people at all levels in the organization; is an effective team member.
•Ability to work without supervision; effective time management and strong organizational skills.
•Contribute on an on-going basis toward maintaining a safe working environment both for yourself and for those working with you or in your close vicinity.
•Proficient in Windows; MS Word and other Microsoft Office applications.
•Ability to work to deadlines and see tasks through to completion.
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•Good analytical skills and attention to detail.
•Adaptable and able to think outside the box.
•Travel required within Western Canada.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY .

WSP Canada Inc.

Kamloops, BC

Engineering Science