Building Surveyor

Are you a recent graduate of an Architecture or Engineering program? Planit is hiring a full-time Building Surveyor. You will be responsible for measuring and point cloud scanning buildings, collecting accurate as-built data and developing draft CAD plans on a tablet PC. Our staff enjoy the wide variety in these assignments. This is not your standard surveying job – here’s why…

We’re a value driven company – we live and breathe our values:

Inventive and Innovative

We always ask “Is there a better way” (to perform our jobs and to help our clients). We encourage our teams to try new ideas, processes, and tools to ensure that we stay on the forefront of our evolving industry. This environment isn’t for everyone… you have to be naturally inquisitive and embrace change.


From Nunavut to Beverly Hills or Banff to Miami, our staff love the opportunity to see new places, try cool new technologies and work on some of North America’s most iconic buildings. Outside of work, our team enjoys sharing personal adventures like posting the route of a grueling bike ride, the results of trying a new BBQ recipe or meeting up in an online game.


We leverage our years of experience to get to the root of a challenge so that we can clearly define a statement of work. We are laser focused on bringing clarity to complex problems.

Structure and Reliability

All of this innovation, change, and adventure is supported by a rock solid team that stands behind one another and our services. We have systems, processes, and leadership that empower employees and fosters growth


Training in and experience using AutoCAD and Revit (possessing a college-level diploma in an Architectural Technology or Civil Engineering program or, University Degree in Architecture or Engineering) and, be able to quickly learn how to use other software products

Knowledge of various measuring standards including ANSI / BOMA and SIOR is an asset

Must enjoy working in the field the majority of your time. This role requires good physical stamina.

Successful candidate will be extremely detail-oriented and able to deliver highly accurate products

You must have a very positive attitude, be committed to delivering great customer service and willing to take on any challenge

The successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a car that can be used for local travel; travel is compensated.

You must hold a valid passport and be willing to travel out of town for periods of up to two weeks.

Why join our team?

Planit has been recognized as one of the Best Workplaces for Professional Services in Canada for 2021

Competitive compensation

Medical and dental benefits

Lots of opportunity to progress your career

Generous mileage and travel premiums

We provide all the tools you need including CAD licenses

Extensive training program is provided

Great team culture

More About Planit Measuring:

Planit is an innovative professional engineering firm with its Canadian head office located in Oakville, Ontario. We specialize in measuring and point cloud scanning existing buildings, developing digital floor plans and BIM and, professionally certifying area calculations. Planit has been recognized as an innovation leader by the National Research Council, has won awards for its patent-pending technology and is focused on providing excellent customer service and product quality for our clients.

We are an equal opportunity employer. If you require accommodation through any part of the recruitment process, please let us know and we will be pleased to facilitate that for you.

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