Survey Technician

About us

Gary Parker Excavating Limited is a heavy civil construction company with a quarry division that has maintained a reputation for quality and solid customer relationships in the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia, for over 30 years.

We are experiencing significant growth in a beautiful region of Nova Scotia and would like to welcome all applicants who apply to this role to check out these links with their family:

The successful applicant will be working in conjunction with our Superintendent, site foremen and project estimators and will be required to perform various tasks including but not limited to:

  • Pre-tender in-field surveys to determine cut and fill volumes for civil projects
  • Project pre-commencement layout
  • Final topographic surveys of completed projects for as-built documentation
  • Surveying of quarried aggregate stockpiles for annual reports
  • Processing of survey data into points files for the project consultant
  • Process project AutoCAD files for GPS/Data collector use
  • Survey daily project installations (man holes, pipe, service laterals, catch basins, curb and gutter, asphalt roadway etc.

GPE utilizes Trimble survey equipment and software. We currently utilize a Trimble GPS along with a Robotic Total Station.


Expected start date: 2022-04-04

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $17.00-$23.00 per hour

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Greenwood, NS: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Surveying: 5 years (required)


  • Survey Technician Certificate (required)

Work remotely:

  • No