Reference # 18-01518 Title Land Surveyor
Location Phoenix, ARIZONA
Position Type Contract
Experience Level Contract
Start Date / End Date 10-09-2018 --- 31-01-2019
Description
Position Description The Land Surveyor conducts land surveying and manages all phases of land surveying projects, and may be assigned one or more of the following; CAD support, web management, equipment tracking and maintenance, and construction standards development and maintenance. This position will be office based and does not perform field work. " Manages all phases of mapping and boundary survey projects assigned. o Researches and/or assigns the research of survey plats and records in order make boundary, alignment and easement determinations. o Determines property lines and road alignments by applying appropriate boundary law. o Manages mapping projects by obtaining and reducing topographic survey data to verify that it complies with the requested project scope. o Processes and/or reviews the process of GPS and conventional survey data files. o Develops/reviews base map production which includes boundary and topography (location) files for assigned projects. o Develops/reviews survey plats for exhibits and/or recordation that conform to state statutes that determine property boundaries. o Writes/reviews legal descriptions necessary to meet statutory requirements. o Prepares Requests For Proposals (RFPs) as needed. o Reviews On-Call consultants cost proposals. " Manages the land surveying activities of assigned construction projects. o Reviews and comments on preliminary construction plans for any areas that may lack sufficient information for construction staking, non-conformity with standards and any other issues that may provide insufficient information to construction projects. o Prepares/reviews data files and plots for use in construction staking as needed. o Calculates and/or manages the calculation of earthwork quantities to support contract construction activities. " If registered as a land surveyor, stamps and signs any records of projects that were assigned to manage. " Other land survey related tasks as assigned.
Skills Required " Micro station/Inroads and Trimble Business Center (TBC). " All phases for the development of construction projects including fieldwork, all map preparations from plans, specifications, codes, standard drawings and as-builts. " Land surveying equipment and survey terminologies. " Personal computers and software programs including CAD, GIS and GPS programs. " Legal descriptions and terminologies. " U.S. Public Land Survey Systems. " State statutes and the Bureau of Technical Registration's land survey minimum standards to produce Results of Survey documents. Skill in: " Understanding record documents, survey data and applying appropriate survey principles, then clearly documenting the results. " Effective communication, both verbal and written. " Processing GPS data. " Analytical and decision making. " Using detail and clarity with regard to legal description writing. " Work with others, from upper management to field personnel, to reach a team goal. " Lead survey activities in all phases for the development of construction projects (excluding fieldwork), all map preparations from plans, specifications, codes, standard drawings and as-builts. " Research Maricopa County Recorder's documents, historical surveys, engineering and right-of-way data, perform calculations and report preparation. Registration as a Land Surveyor (RLS) in the state of Arizona OR by the technical board of another state in good stating. REQUIRED*******
Skills Preferred
Experience Required two (2) years of experience in land surveying to include one (1) year of experience utilizing Microstation/Inroads and Trimble Business Center (TBC). Additional work related experience may be considered in substitution for the minimum education requirement on a year for year basis. Registration as a Land Surveyor (RLS) in the state of Arizona OR by the technical board of another state in good stating. REQUIRED*******
Experience Preferred
Education Required Associate in Science degree in Engineering and two (2) years of experience in land surveying to include one (1) year of experience utilizing Micro station/Inroads and Trimble Business Center (TBC). Additional work related experience may be considered in substitution for the minimum education requirement on a year for year basis. Registration as a Land Surveyor (RLS) in the state of Arizona OR by the technical board of another state in good stating. REQUIRED*******
Education Preferred Certified Federal Surveyor (CFedS)
Additional Information Working Environment: " A majority of the work environment would be sitting at computer terminal at a desk. " Walking to meetings, printers and other functions would be required. " The position could either be a cubical walled office (with or without a door) or a hard walled office that may or may not have windows. " On occasion a deadline may arise requiring the need for overtime hours. Physical Environment: " Must have manual dexterity of hands and body to operate personal computer, office equipment, vehicle, and field equipment. " Frequent walking to and from printers and meetings. " May be required to lift, carry, push and/or pull up to 40 pounds. " Must be able to lift 25 pounds over extend periods with breaks. Registration as a Land Surveyor (RLS) in the state of Arizona OR by the technical board of another state in good stating. REQUIRED*******