Survey Technician

In support of Barge Design Solutions, we are seeking a Survey Technician in the Panama City/Destin, FL area.  This is a project-based assignment, potentially transitioning into long-term.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • This position reports to the PLS, Field Crew Party Chief and LSIT.
  • Receives training on surveying tasks from the Party Chief, LSIT, and PLS
  • Ensures that all survey equipment is in proper operating condition and reports deficiencies to the PLS.
  • Operates and maintains survey instruments, which includes:
    • Automatic levels
    • GPS receivers
    • Robotic Total stations
    • Data collectors
  • Communicates with project team members, client representatives, and others as appropriate to project.
  • Performs other duties as required

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Valid driver’s license
  • 2+ years’ experience as a Survey Field Technician preferred
  • Knowledge of survey software and coordinate geometry software
  • Secondary Education with an emphasis in Surveying, Engineering, or Geography, a plus.
  • Trimble GPS and Robotics experience is a plus.
  • Ability to self-perform work with minimal oversight.
  • Work in harsh environments must be expected (wetlands, heavy brush, wildlife, etc.).
  • Ability to work extended hours as required to meet client and/or project demands.
  • Ability to work out of town with overnight travel whenever required to complete projects.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Walk, sit, stand, frequently reach with hands, stoop, kneel, or crouch
  • Frequently lift up to 70 lbs.
  • Ability to walk or climb uneven terrain that consists of various changing vegetation, material, and incline on a construction site
  • Visual acuity sufficient to read alpha/numeric symbols for computation and design
  • Ability to handle tools such as axes, machetes, bush axes, sledgehammers, and shovels
  • Occasionally drive a company owned vehicle

 

ResourceTek offers industry leading compensation and benefits. An Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free workplace.