Field Crew Supervisor - Perth | Ottawa

Surveying · Perth, Ontario
Department Surveying
Employment Type Permanent
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

You didn't go to school to be a number in a big machine, so why work for one? By joining McIntosh Perry, you will be able to make an impact in the communities where you live and work. Our Core Purpose - Turning Possibilities Into Reality represents our commitment to solving problems, getting things done and moving forward through collaboration with clients and teams.


Our team's expertise, gained through decades of experience, means clients can rely on us to quickly deliver high-quality and successful projects.


As one of the country’s fastest growing engineering firms with more than 800 project managers, engineers, technical experts and problems solvers across North America, McIntosh Perry is proud to be a Platinum Club Winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.


Our core values validate everything we have believed in since our company started:


Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes - Treat others as they would like to be treated

Make Momma proud - Do the right thing

Every McIntosh has a core - Be a leader

Pass. Shoot. Score. - Becoming excellent together

Did you dot the i’s and cross the t’s? - Personal responsibility

Don’t forget to cut the ribbon - Making a difference


If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a collaborative, hard-working and dedicated team of professionals and have fun delivering high-quality projects regardless of the project size, we are looking for new talent to join our supportive and dynamic team and enable you to turn possibilities into reality.


As a Field Crew Supervisor, you will be working with multidisciplinary teams on various types of projects. Your and duties will include, but are not limited to: 

  • Supervising a survey crew and completing field surveys for legal, construction, development and engineering projects; 
  • Communicating with OLS's and Project Managers to oversee project timing, budget, scope and survey methodology; 
  • Recording field notes and managing data files, ensuring proper field quality control and quality assurance for all observations and measurement techniques; and 
  • Operating and maintaining all types of survey equipment including RTK, RTN, and PPP GNSS equipment, Digital Levels, and Robotic Total Stations. 


  • Completion of a college diploma as a Survey Technician or Civil Engineering Technology is considered an asset; 
  • 3-5 years' of experience as a Field Crew Supervisor completing legal and topographic surveys, Engineering Surveys and Construction layout is an asset; 
  • Ability to manage time and budget expectations, and to work efficiently; 
  • Ability and willingness to approach a problem and find solutions; 
  • Advanced knowledge of field survey methodologies and practices; 
  • Ability to make sound, knowledge-based decisions; 
  • Knowledge of basic math, basic adjustment/network principles and concepts; 
  • Able and willing to work in a rugged environmental in all types of weather; 
  • Physical capability to carry survey equipment and other materials over long distances is required; 
  • Chainsaw safety course is considered an asset; 
  • Computer literate - working knowledge of AutoCAD, Microsurvey, TBC, and Microsoft Office programs is considered an asset; 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English; 
  • Detail-oriented with an ability to think through problems creatively; 
  • Ability to work effectively as both a leader and part of a team; 
  • General knowledge of applicable professional legislation; 
  • Possess a valid driver's license and have access to a vehicle with valid registration and insurance; and 

McIntosh Perry is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients.

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

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