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FORT WORTH

Survey Technician II

Location: Fort Worth, REQ461

At Dunaway, our mission is to foster a culture that attracts the finest employees and clients through our commitment to our Core Values and excellence in the delivery of our services.  This is what we call the Dunaway Difference. We take pride in our Core Values and are looking for a Survey Technician to join our growing team in Fort Worth.  Apply for this amazing opportunity now!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

JOB DUTIES:

  • Processes field data and plots worksheets for various types of surveys independently.
  • Performs calculations of all types of surveys.
  • Responsible for reducing field notes, traverse adjustments, setting up folder, deed sketches
  • Determines methods and procedures for establishing or reestablishing survey control.  Keeps accurate notes, records and sketches to describe and certify work performed
  • Assigned responsibilities for medium and larger sized projects
  • Communicate and coordinate with Project Surveyors and Project Managers to ensure a complete, timely and precise product
  • Trains other Survey Technicians
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

 KNOWLEDGE:

  • Solid knowledge of surveying principals and methods
  • Solid knowledge of proper retracement of land boundaries
  • Solid understanding of use of required field survey equipment
  • Solid understanding of state plane coordinates systems and geodetic calculations

EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Level III Certified Survey Technician (CST) certification preferred

SKILLS:

  • Solid documentation skills (boundary analysis and decisions)
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D, Trimble Business Center software, and MS Office (Word, Excel)
  • Proficient with mid-level math skills
  • Complete multiple assignments successfully through effective multi-tasking and prioritizing
  • High attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Effective problem solving/analytical skills
  • Ability to work with a team or independently as needed

EXPERIENCE:

  • 1-2 years of Survey Party Chief experience
  • 2-5 years of computer-aided drafting experience, specifically with Civil 3D software

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Air conditioned office environment
  • Must be able to sit for extended periods of time
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery
  • Exposure to extreme weather and various terrain during occasional site visits

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