Company Info

Cansel Survey Equipment
3900 N Fraser Way
Burnaby, British Columbia (Canada)

Geospatial Support Technician

Location: Canada, Alberta
Job Category: Array
Job ID: 1766
Employment Type: Array
Posted: 03.28.2017


Job Description:

Geospatial Support Technician - Calgary

The ideal candidate is a technical expert who understands the software solutions we provide at an advanced level. This person will know a variety of products, understand the positioning of the products in the market, how our customers use them, and why. Finally, s/he will implement the new processes and workflows defined by the scope of work. This will include installation, configuration, customization, development, training, and support.

Envisioning yourself in this role...

Attend sales calls with Account Managers and sales professionals
Perform technical sales presentations
Conduct product training in a classroom environment and/or online
Provide product Technical Support to our clients
Develop customized solutions tailored to our customers’ needs
Assist in the development of product related instructional programs
Assist in the development and maintenance of product educational materials
Assist in the development of technical support documentation
Other duties as assigned

This is a very demanding position and we are looking for an energetic, highly motivated individual able to work in a team environment and able to work alone with little or no supervision. This position will deal primarily with network RTK, survey grade GPS, photogrammetry and integrating software/hardware solutions.

Job Requirements:

Post-secondary education in Geomatics or Civil Engineering.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Finally-tuned customer service skills.
Familiarity with GPS and conventional data collection and processing, scanning, and photogrammetry.
High diagnostic, analytical and creative skills.
Field experience with Trimble Hardware, FARO scanner and UAV surveying is a definite asset.
Valid driving license and vehicle

Why choose Cansel?

Cansel offers a competitive compensation package, uncapped commission incentives for our sales professionals, health and dental benefits, and more. With us, you will have unbeatable career potential in an industry-leading organization consistently expanding its horizons through ongoing acquisitions of businesses and new products. You can expect to participate in a personable, professional, and honest atmosphere with a high-energy culture of autonomy and empowerment.

We are unique, innovative, and always deliver to our customers, so it only stands to reason that we want unique, innovative, and service-oriented individuals on our team – that’s where you come in. If you identify with the opportunities and challenges of this role and want to discuss what you bring to the table, apply today and pursue excellence with Cansel, your way.

For over 50 years Cansel has helped organizations in the engineering, surveying, construction, mining, architecture, manufacturing, utilities, forestry, and government sectors to measure, analyze, design, and build more efficiently and profitably. Cansel’s national team of professionals combine software, hardware and services to provide tailored solutions to improve your workflow, from field to finish. For more information, visit us at

Cansel is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and of the broad diversity of its employees. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, or age.