M.A. (Mark) MacDonald

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Mark MacDonald, ALS
Known for Also a Saskatchewan Land Surveyor; experience in offshore survey work

As published in ALS News upon receiving his commission in 2005

Mark Archibald MacDonald hails from Darnley, PEI. He was born in February 1968.

Mark graduated from Kensington High School in 1988 and went on to receive a B.Sc. (Surveying) from the University of New Brunswick in 1994.

Articles were served under Alberta Land Surveyors T.G. Martin (from 2000 to 2001) and B.D. Ross (from 2001 to 2005). He received his commission as an Alberta Land Surveyor on March 17, 2005. Mark also holds the designations, CLS, SLS and P.Eng. and served on the SLSA Public Relations Committee.

Mark started his surveying career as a rodman in 1986. After graduating from UNB in 1994, he worked in Alberta for Focus Surveys and Midwest Surveys from 1995 to 1998.

He worked offshore (Canada and international) from 1999 to 2000 with Fugro Geomatics Ltd. He then returned to Alberta in 2001 and took employment with his present employer, Caltech Surveys Ltd.