Craig McKay

What is your role at Valard Geomatics?

Survey Crew Chief

How has Valard Geomatics helped you in your career development?

Valard Geomatics as greatly helped me in my career development. I was first hired on as a Survey Assistant on the Muskrat Falls project. I learned a lot in a short time with the help of the senior Crew Chiefs. From there I was given the opportunity to be trained as a Survey Crew Chief. Since then, I have continued to learn new skills to further advance my career.

Before working at Valard Geomatics, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?

Working on a farm walking in front of a tractor and throwing rocks in the bucket for 12 hours a day.

Top 3 life highlights?

  • Being there for the birth of my son
  • Skydiving
  • Bungee Jumping

What places have you lived in?

  • Deer Lake, NL
  • Fort Mcmurray, AB
  • Halifax, NS