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Survey Technician - Fort Worth Job
TranSystems | Fort Worth, Texas
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Job Description

Req ID: 14081

 

 

SURVEY TECHNICIAN:

Our Fort Worth office is seeking an experienced SURVEY TECHNICIAN to join its survey team. This is a challenging position for a candidate with a desire to gain exposure to varied and interesting projects.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Minimum 3 years related experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Office programs
  • Experience in the reduction of conventional and GPS survey field data of boundary and topographic surveys.
  • Experience in writing property descriptions and preparing boundary maps.
  • Have an understanding of the State Plane coordinate systems and Datums.
  • Candidate should be responsible, dependable, detail oriented and willing to learn.
  • Must have a good driving record.
  • Must be capable of passing applicable safety training requirements.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Experience operating MicroStation-Geopak and Leica software.
  • Certified Survey Technician certification Level 2 and or Level 3 (OFFICE TRACK)
  • 10 Hour OSHA Certification

 

General Duties & Responsibilities include, but not limited to the following:

 

  • Perform quality checks on field notes and data files submitted by field crews.
  • Process raw data files from total stations/GPS/Digital Levels into ASCII formatted text files.
  • Develop TIN files, DTM and contours using appropriate field located points and breaklines.
  • Prepare boundary survey drawings, metes and bounds descriptions and right-of-way maps under RPLS supervision.
  • Research Appraisal District information and County Deed records.
  • Organize research for field crew.
  • Read legal descriptions, maps and project plans.
  • Provide construction staking calculations.

 

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee is required to sit. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 15 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Travel requirements:  Up to 20%

TranSystems Corporation - Transportation Infrastructure and Facilities - that's our focus. From infrastructure and facility design to computer simulation and economic impact analysis to finding alternative financing solutions for transportation projects - we do it. Our transportation specialists, located in offices across the nation, are unparalleled in the knowledge of the movement of freight and people, and unmatched in technical and managerial services. We provide full-scale professional services to both public and private sector transportation clients. Plans, designs and directs components of freight railroad; passenger rail and transit; states and municipalities; airports and air carriers; manufacturers and distributors; ports and maritime; trucking and automotive; energy and communication; and federal government projects.

TranSystems is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer and ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, pregnancy status, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status, disability, protected Veteran status or any other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law).

About TranSystems

TranSystems is focused exclusively on the vital transportation component of the economy. Our passion is to bring solutions directly to each client in each of the market sectors. Our technical depth within each sector is matched by our consulting expertise delivered across all sectors: » Architecture, Engineering and Planning » Management and Supply Chain Consulting » Real Estate Consulting » Security TranSystems' Favorite Charity Roars into Town. Racing for Kids Drives its Message Home. MORE

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