Field Survey Assistant


For over 40 years, H.Y. Engineering has worked on the development process of countless subdivisions, multi-family projects and commercial and industrial developments.  We are proud of our work, our team, and our clients.  We know that building a community may begin on the ground, but it does not end there.

For more information about H.Y. and Associates Land Surveying Ltd. in partnership with H.Y. Engineering, please visit our website

Our Mission

Growing communities with integrity, since 1980.

Our Vision

Our growing family of professionals providing land development consulting solutions for your future.

Our Core Values

F – Flexibility: We are flexible to adapt to our client and business needs.

A – Accountability: We are accountable to our internal and external stakeholders to deliver excellence in our performance.

M – Motivation: We are motivated to strive for excellence in our work. 

I – Integrity: We perform our work with honesty and trustworthiness.

L – Loyalty: We embrace loyalty. It means there is a commitment and dedication to our work family and organization.

Y – YES, we can attitude, roll up your sleeves and get it done!


H.Y. and Associates Land Surveying Ltd. in partnership with H.Y. Engineering Ltd., provides legal surveying and engineering services to the land development sector. We are a progressive company with a motivated team of professionals. We require a Full Time Permanent Field Survey Assistant to join our Surveying team to meet the needs of our clientele. Suitable candidates must have solid work ethics and eagerness to learn about the world of land surveying. Preference will be given to candidates with work experience in the Lower Mainland area.

As a Field Survey Assistant, you will be responsible for assisting a survey technician with varies survey tasks including legal evidence search, control establishment, construction layout, topographic surveys, maintaining survey equipment, and any other survey related tasks. This position may require travel outside of the Lower Mainland area but is primarily a local position. 

What you will bring:

  • A good level of physical fitness and ability to cope with adverse weather.
  • Ability to use various surveying instrumentation and hand tools.  
  • Experience as a survey assistant is an asset but not required.
  • Must work well with other staff members in a team environment.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Strong English communications both oral and written are required.
  • A valid BC driver’s license with a clean driving record.

Benefits of EMPLOYMENT at H.Y. Engineering:

  • Sign on bonus eligibility contingent on qualifications and performance.
  • Competitive salary (guaranteed 40 hours per week).
  • Paid vacation.
  • RRSP program to include employer matching.
  • Ability to earn a bonus based on company success and employee contribution.
  • Ability to participate in our comprehensive group benefits including extended health and dental coverage.
  • Financial support for continuing education.
  • Paid time off for sick days.
  • Varied opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • Live and work in a progressive city that offers an exceptional, affordable lifestyle.
  • Office time provided for Articling purposes.
  • An extra paid day for Boxing Day.

At H.Y. Engineering we are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee can reach their potential.


H.Y. Engineeringwould like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.