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Organization:    Ministry of Natural Resources
Division:    Office of the Surveyor General
City:    Peterborough
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    12924 - Technician 3, Legal Surveys
Salary:    $1,075.66 - $1,314.14 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    49066
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Bring your experience in surveying to the Ministry of Natural Resources, Office of the Surveyor General, where you will review a variety of plans of survey submitted for approval, and provide technical expertise to the Province's Crown land initiatives.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will;
- Review Crown survey plans;
- Communicate directly with professional Ontario Land Surveyors regarding the plan reviews;
- Prepare legal descriptions for land dispositions and regulations;
- Carry out survey and title document research;
- Organize material for survey-related contracts and projects.

How do I qualify?

Technical knowledge:
- Demonstrated knowledge of the principles and techniques of cadastral surveying to review, analyze and evaluate survey submissions;
- Working knowledge of relevant legislation and case law to evaluate and ensure compliance with legislative requirements and ensure consistency in the application of cadastral surveying mothods, regulations and standards.

Analytical, Research and Organizational skills:
- Proven analytical, research, and organization skills to conduct reviews and analysis, identify and resolve problems with survey products;
- Ability to prioritize work to meet competing demands;
- Ability to work independently.

Communication skills:
- Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written) to exchange technical information, resolve conflicts with clients, and prepare reports, descriptions and correspondence on survey-related matters.

Computer skills:
- You are proficient in computer software (e.g. AutoCad, ArcGIS and Microsoft Office Suite).

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 300 Water Street, Peterborough, East Region, Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC) Screening Requirement
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   3
Category:   Lands and Resources
Posted on:   Monday, December 17, 2012
  • The successful candidate will be required to undergo a satisfactory criminal reference check prior to the commencement of employment.
  • Candidates should have a minimum of 12 months work experience at the party chief level in cadastral surveying.
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, January 4, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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