Geophysical / Electronics Technician

  • Freelance
  • Full Time
  • Internship
  • Part Time
  • Temporary
  • Langley, BC, Canada
  • Applications have closed

Website Precision GeoSurveys

Airborne Geophysics for Discovery

Precision GeoSurveys is an industry leader of airborne geophysical solutions in western North America and worldwide. Our core business lies in low-level, high-resolution helicopter surveys in mountainous terrain where modern exploration demands exceed the capability of historical airborne systems.

Due to expanding business activities, we are seeking an Airborne Geophysical Technician to support our field surveys in Canada and internationally. This position can either be strictly field-based part- time / seasonal, or full- time based in Langley, BC with frequent trips to our remote work sites. The ideal candidate will have exceptional electronics skills, experience working with aviation operations in remote regions, and some knowledge of geophysical topics including magnetics, electromagnetics, and radiometrics.


  • Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot airborne geophysical instrumentation.
  • Manage field logistics and data acquisition of both helicopter and fixed-wing survey systems.
  • Transport trucks, equipment, and trailers to and from job sites.
  • Assist geophysicists with data processing and map preparation.
  • Assist aircraft maintenance engineers with aircraft repair and maintenance duties.
  • Service and repair field equipment in the hangar when not on a field assignment.
  • Other duties as may be required from time to time.


  • Fluency in the English language – spoken and written.
  • Practical experience in operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting electronics.
  • Previous experience in mineral exploration and / or airborne geophysics an asset.
  • Strong problem-solving and computer skills.
  • Able to travel to remote sites for extended periods of time on short notice.
  • Comfortable working out of tents in the bush and around helicopters.
  • Physically fit, able to comfortably lift heavy equipment and fuel barrels.
  • Some technical understanding of computer programming and signal processing an asset.
  • Valid passport with no travel restrictions.
  • Clean Class 5 driver’s license.