Project Coordinator /Junior Surveying Technologist

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Division: Geomatics

Location: Calgary, AB

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Project Coordinator /Junior Surveying Technologist

WATT Consulting Group (WATT) is seeking a Project Coordinator /Junior Surveying Technologist to join our Geomatics team.  We are looking for dynamic individuals that are committed to high-quality professional work, meeting the needs of our clients, and working with our multi-disciplinary team to create vibrant and livable communities.


Junior Surveying Technologist/ Project Coordinator is responsible for working closely with other technical staff to fulfill multiple organizational and quality control tasks.  In this role, you will work within our Geomatics New Home and General Construction divisions.  Your tasks will involve a combination of junior data checking and construction takeoff, combined with job setup, tracking, organization, and invoicing.


  • A university degree or technical diploma in a relevant discipline (e.g., surveying/geomatics engineering, surveying technology, civil engineering technology)
  • 3-5 years of related experience, preferably with portions gained in both the field at the party chief level and office at the junior technologist level.
  • Familiarity with surveying and engineering principles is required.
  • Experience in AutoCAD is essential (GIS, MicroSurvey, and/or database experience considered an asset)
  • An excellent understanding of the coordination between field survey, office computations and drafting and the importance of accurate and correct information.
  • Solid understanding of the principles of coordinate systems and mapping projections
  • Solid communications, motivation and leadership abilities must be demonstrated.


  • Job setup for all Division jobs. This involves data entry into Divisional and Corporate Database applications, such as Ajera, GDA, and Excel, as well as creating both physical and digital file folders.
  • Work directly with Resource Managers and peers to fulfill data checking and takeoff tasks as required.


  • Compiling completed signed and stamped Real Property Reports and Lot Grades from professional staff and processing for delivery including creating transmittals.
  • Quality Control – The successful candidate will assist resource managers in verifying field returns in a timely manner.

About WATT

WATT is a multi-disciplinary engineering firm.  Since 1983, we have played a key role in the advancement of best practices by offering innovative, tailored solutions in Transportation Engineering + Planning, Geotechnical Engineering, Geomatics + Surveying, and Civil Engineering.  With regional offices across Western Canada, our team of consulting professionals brings advanced local knowledge, industry expertise and passion for their community to both private and public sector projects.

WATT is an employee-owned firm.  We are locally invested, and we are passionate about the work that we do in our own backyards.  Our mission is to exceed expectations in the delivery of quality, innovation and customized solutions for each unique project, community, and client.  You will be joining a team that is passionate about what they do and who hold themselves to a high standard of excellence.

We take our work to “HEART” – these are the values we hold high and strive to live by every day: Honesty, Excellence, Accountability, Respect and Teamwork.


To eligible employees, WATT provides employer paid benefits including extended health and dental, employee and family assistance plan (EFAP), as well as other benefits, such as sick pay and a health spending account.

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and to grow your career in a dynamic organization, owned and led by employees, submit your resume by clicking on the Apply Nowbutton.


We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. WATT Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer.



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Our Heart, Our Values

HONESTY – We believe that honesty is a key component of the best relationships. We act with uncompromising honesty and integrity in dealing with clients, coworkers and the communities where we have an impact.
EXCELLENCE – We engage the right people with the right experience, skills and resources to safely deliver the best, sustainable solutions. We take care in providing high-quality, reliable work because we appreciate that the results matter.
ACCOUNTABILITY – We hold ourselves to the highest professional and ethical standards. We are accountable for our performance to each other, our clients and the public. We hold paramount our responsibility in health & safety as well as the protection of the environment.
RESPECT – We work together in a spirit of openness and honesty that encourages engagement, collaboration and respectful communication. Treating all people with fairness and courtesy is fundamental to our relationships with both staff and clients.
TEAMWORK – The diversity of our people, and the ideas we generate, is the source of our innovation. We value supportive and collegial relationships because we learn from each other. Together as a team we can achieve more.