Survey Engineering Technician - Entry Level

$34,936 - $61,137 yearly
  • NC Department of Transportation
  • 375 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem, NC 27127, USA
  • May 09, 2024
Full time Biking, Walking, and Mobility Engineering Roads, Streets, and Sidewalks

Job Description

How to Apply
You must apply at by May 23.
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The Challenge
We're looking for an entry-level Survey Engineering Technician to join our Survey team.
In this role, you will:
    • Support senior survey technicians and engineers in route location surveying.
    • Perform standardized and non-standardized tasks and assignments compiling, analyzing, computing, editing, and processing field data.
    • Perform calculations and computations.
    • Work inside and outside.
    • Basic field and office technical assignments relating to highway route location surveys of projects.
    • Survey instrument operations and CADD/computer operations in the surveying and creation of plan sheets and survey data, including hydraulic surveys, complex horizontal alignments and setting photogrammetric controls, property condemnation, and Global Positioning System (GPS) field work.
    • Operate Electronic Engineering Survey and CADD equipment.
    • Complete courthouse research.
    • Ensure a safe working environment.
What You Bring
    • Communications skills to convey technical information verbally by handheld radio.
    • Basic internet skills, such as online property searches.
    • Basic math skills, including geometry, trigonometry, and algebra.
    • Demonstrated ability to follow verbal and written procedures and instructions by others.
    • Demonstrated ability to work as a team member in less complex assignments, such as collecting data or photogrammetric/topographical features in the field for plan sheet preparation.
Education & Experience
    • Associate's degree in Civil Engineering Technology, Survey Technology, or a related curriculum; or
    • An equivalent combination of training and experience.
Don't meet the education requirements? Still APPLY!
If we don’t find qualified candidates, we will consider candidates without the education and experience qualifications and hire you as a trainee with progressive pay increases until you reach the full role requirements!
Call me: Debbie Pell at 919-707-6803.
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