Join Our Team
SENIOR HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYOR - NHC Vancouver, British Columbia Northwest Hydraulic Consultants (NHC) is an international firm of consulting civil engineers and geoscientists providing professional services for the development, management, and protection of water resources. We are currently seeking candidates with extensive experience in hydrographic surveying to participate in our river and coastal engineering projects based in the firm's North Vancouver, British Columbia office.

The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual with a demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team, lead a survey crew, deliver processed data, and prioritize multiple tasks to meet tight deadlines. You will demonstrate a commitment to high quality, client service, and excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills. 


  • Education or training in the field of geomatics engineering technology or related education, training, and experience. 
  • A minimum of 5 years' extensive experience with collection and processing of GPS, multibeam sonar, sidescan sonar, and ADCP data is required.
  • Ability to lead vessel-based field work, boat operations, and survey instrumentation.
  • Candidates experienced with Hypack/Hysweep acquisition and processing software will be given preference.

NHC offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including annual merit-based bonuses. Most importantly, we offer the opportunity to work with like-minded individuals in an independent and specialized firm on technically challenging and satisfying real-world projects.

If you are interested in joining our team, resumes can be sent in confidence to Noreen Finnerty.

Closing Date: 14 October 2019

We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

NHC is an equal opportunity employer.