Inspector – Labourer

Temporary, full time

All of Quebec

Company Description:

Recognized for its leadership in the field of geomatics, Effigis has been offering innovative geospatial solutions since 1991. Earth observation services, infrastructure surveys, telecommunication network monitoring, GNSS software, geological studies: we offer our customers a one-stop shop for all their geoinformation needs.

We are also an employer of choice and focus on the development and well-being of our employees. Behind the company is a multidisciplinary team of more than 170 experienced professionals and technicians. Geomaticians, engineers, computer scientists, surveyors, geographers and geologists, their talent and passion are the key to Effigis’ success.

Job Description:

Reporting to the Team Leader, the Inspector - Labourer visually inspects wood poles and performs some or all of the following duties

  • Move around the field (by vehicle or on foot) on a daily basis to the location of the networks;
  • Visually inspect the wood poles;
  • Take measurements with an optical rangefinder (laser);
  • Make a judgment on the overall quality of the structure using software;
  • Use a laptop, or tablet computer to capture and transmit information taken in the field;
  • Treat wood posts, if necessary, by drilling and inserting fungicides;
  • May be assigned other related duties.


Where can I work?

Here is a golden opportunity to discover the wonderful landscapes of the Province of Quebec. The work will take place in different regions of the province and you will have the opportunity to travel from April to November with your teammate throughout Quebec on stays of 5 to 15 days.


What I need

  • 1 to 2 years experience in the job market;
  • No pre-requisite academic requirements, but studies in the fields of geomatics, surveying, and/or topography or forestry will be considered an advantage;
  • Availability to work during short stays ranging from 5 to 15 days in different regions of Quebec;
  • A valid driver's license is an asset.


Do I have the necessary qualities?

  • Manual skills;
  • Methodical, meticulous and precise;
  • Ability to work in a team;
  • Ability to work outdoors;
  • Good communicator;
  • Able to find solutions and make decisions;
  • Able to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.


We offer

  • Specific training on the software and tools to be used for the projects;
  • Opportunity to work in a company that focuses on the development and well-being of employees;
  • Health and safety training specific to the project;
  • An opportunity for advancement;
  • A dynamic and stimulating work environment;
  • Use of corporate vehicles for work;
  • Corporate clothing for work.


Covid-19 precautions

  • Cleaning and disinfection of equipment and vehicles;
  • Any other measures related to field operations.


To be discussed according to experience.

Job Type: Temporary, full time

In addition to being a Canadian leader in its field, Effigis offers its permanent employees a wide range of benefits:

Flexible hours and possibility of hybrid mode after 3 months

Life, disability, health and dental insurance

Continuing Education

Annual contribution to physical activities

5 additional paid days off for the holidays

Recognition Program

Coffee bar, pastries and fruit offered + mini convenience store at low prices

Easy access by Préfontaine metro and/or bus.

CPE Coeur de cannelle accessible to employees

5 days of sick leave and family obligations

Secure bicycle parking and shower.


Bixi contribution and Opus card

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Inspector – Labourer

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