Grade Person

Owen Sound, Ontario

Grade Person

Grade Person

E.C. King Contracting


Date Posted: 6/15/2021

Reports To: General Superintendent

Starts On: To be determined

Owen Sound, Ontario

Summary: Under the direction of the General Superintendent and Project Foreperson, the Grade Person will be responsible for conducting layout and stake out of self-performing works and monitoring and tracking progression of work up to and including collecting as-built information.



  • Setup and operation of levels, for layout and stakeout of various project work sites
  • Survey and preparation of as-built drawings including roads, parking lots, driveways & excavations
  • Create grade sheets and as-built construction reports
  • Collect and organize information and prepare drawings, charts, plans, records, and documents
  • Calculate layout from digital design files or PDF drawings
  • Perform construction layout as required, in coordination with grading and paving crews
  • Perform quantity surveys as required
  • Set and maintain site benchmarks as required
  • Other duties as assigned



  • The ability to interpret information from drawings and measurements taken in the field
  • Experience in a surveying or grade person role; construction and engineering surveying experience, is a strong asset
  • Effective communication (written and verbal)
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, with a high level of dependability
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently
  • Ability to prioritize and pay attention to fine details
  • Computer knowledge
  • Valid drivers’ license, to support travel requirements     
  • Willingness to work extended hours and weekends, as required


We will contact candidates selected for an interview. Accommodations are available upon request.


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