Field Engineer

  • Toronto, ON
  • 2 Hours Ago Full Time

About Buttcon

Buttcon is proud to be a 100% employee-owned COR certified, leading Canadian General Contractor with projects from coast to coast. As a leader in the construction industry, we deliver quality services in ICI and multi-unit residential construction with a focus on off-site construction and sustainability. We utilize innovative technologies that ensure our projects are completed above expectations. As a company, we are committed to working safely and provide exceptional value in our progressive practices and processes. We believe that active listening, the power of a team, building for the long-term, taking action, and sharing success are the keys to a successful future.

We care about the work we do, the people we work with and making a difference through our work. We strive to provide opportunities for growth and development that empower our people. Our values of Safety, Accountability, Honesty and Integrity, Quality, Entrepreneurial Spirit, and being People-focused, are rooted in our culture and are essential in what we do. Our employees contribute to Buttcon’s success because of their knowledge and dedication to their passion.

If you share our passion for construction, we would like you to be part of our team.

Position Description:

Be a part of one of Canada’s top construction companies, with successful growth each year. Our project experience is diverse and has established Buttcon as the construction partner of choice for our clients. To be a part of the Buttcon Team means you will have the opportunity to be innovative, entrepreneurial and instill safety and quality into everything you do. Buttcon is looking for individuals that have that entrepreneurial spirit, who are accountable, take responsibility and care about our company, our team, and our clients. Together we will help you by providing a challenging career in the construction industry.

We are currently looking for a highly skilled, caring, and safety focused individual for our Team. Reporting to the General Superintendent, the Field Engineer will play a pivotal role in supporting the project teams for one or more projects. In addition, we are looking for a motivated and detail-oriented Entry-Level Field Engineer with a background in Geomatics to join our dynamic team. This role is ideal for recent graduates or individuals with professional experience eager to apply their technical knowledge in a practical setting.

Come be a part of our growing team and experience the satisfaction of “Transforming Visions into Buildings”.


Here’s What You’ll be Responsible for: Field Surveying and Data Collection:

  • Conduct field surveys using Trimble X7 3D laser scanners, total stations, and other surveying equipment.
  • Perform topographic, boundary, and construction layout surveys.
  • Collect accurate geospatial data and ensure data quality.
Data Processing and Analysis:
  • Process and analyze geospatial data to produce accurate maps and reports.
  • Utilize survey data software such for data processing and map creation.
  • Verify data accuracy and resolve any discrepancies.
Technical Support and Collaboration:
  • Assist in the preparation of technical drawings, plans, and specifications.
  • Collaborate with project teams to ensure project requirements are met.
  • Provide technical support and expertise to project teams as needed.
Equipment Maintenance and Management:
  • Maintain and calibrate surveying equipment to ensure accurate measurements.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve equipment issues in the field.
  • Keep detailed records of equipment usage and maintenance.
Reporting and Documentation:
  • Prepare and submit detailed field reports, survey notes, and data logs.
  • Ensure all documentation is accurate, organized, and up-to-date.
  • Follow safety protocols and ensure all field activities comply with company and industry standards.

Skills And Attributes

What You’ll Bring to the Team:

  • Experience with GIS software (e.g., ArcGIS).
  • Knowledge of construction and engineering principles.
  • Basic understanding of project management processes.
  • Previous internship or work experience in a similar role.

Qualification Requirements

Qualification Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Geomatics, Surveying, Civil Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in using Trimble X7 3D laser scanners and Trimble total stations.
  • Strong understanding of geospatial data collection and processing techniques.
  • Familiarity with survey data software such as Trimble Business Center, AutoCAD, or similar tools.
  • Knowledge of Building Information Technologies (BIM) and Construction is required.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to travel to various project sites as needed.
  • G driver’s license (vehicle not required).