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Junior engineer/surveyor

Fredericton, NB, Canada
around $30/hr
February 26, 2020

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Matthew Douglas Furness

*** ***** ******* ****, *********** New Brunswick, E3B 2G8


: Summary: Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering student at UNB Fredericton. Excellent experience as a Surveyor, Crew Supervisor and Junior Field Engineer. Seeking to further professional knowledge and experience in these areas and wish to obtain my CLS, PLS and P.Eng certifications. Highlights:

• Skilled with AutoCAD Civil 3D

• Accustomed to working alone without a crew or supervision

• Calm Under pressure with ability to handle a large workload

• Team Management and Leadership Skills

• Learned to operate some forms of heavy equipment

• Proficient operation of all forms of surveying instruments

• Technical and practical knowledge valuable in both the field and office Education

2016- Current -Currently in 4th year Bachelor of Science in Geomatics and Geodesy Engineering

-University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB

Work Experience

2019: June 3rd – August 30th

Geotechnical Inspector / Canadrill Ltd/ Nunavut / & Surveyor / Williams Nutter Ltd Land Surveying

- Surveying work was done under Direction of Mike Williams of WNL Surveying

- Geotechnical Inspector and Crew Supervisor for Canadrill Ltd.

- Singlehandedly performed Topographic, Volume/Stockpile and Pile layout surveys across Nunavut.

- Post processed survey data alongside Mike Williams

- Draft maps and calculate surveys on AutoCAD Civil 3D

- Inspector duties included determining depth of pile boreholes, ensuring that borehole is adequate, and pile is installed correctly, taking grout samples and thermistor readings, writing daily field reports.

- Supervision duties included managing employees, coordinating work and organizing crew to perform efficiently.

- Responsible for all forms such as JHA’s and FLHA’s, meetings, work permits, etc.

- Traveled to many communities throughout Nunavut. 2018: July 9th – August 22nd

Construction Surveyor and Crew Supervisor/ Canadrill Limited / Nunavut.

- The placement of piles for building foundations, establishing elevations for pile cut off and the placement and alignment of pile caps to be welded.

- Analyzing legal survey plans and building design plans to form the layout of the project at hand.

- Calculate pile layout points to be staked out.

- Aided the labourers/drill helpers with general labour when required 2018: May 7th – June 26th

General Laborer / TEXCON Textured Concrete Designs/ NB

- Introduced to a new aspect of construction, learned new techniques and knowledge of the trade 2017: May 1st- Aug 30

Construction Laborer / Atlantic Underground Services Ltd./ NB

- Extensive knowledge about construction workplace safety, emergency procedures and cautiousness

- Demonstrated adaptability and improvisation

- Developed Exceptional Organizations skills

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