We are currently recruiting for candidate with high integrity and an excellent attention to detail in order to fill a position as an Instrument Man / Rodman for the Irving, TX area. Travel will be required from time to time at different job sites.
This position does NOT offer daily per diem rates except on occasions where work is required outside of our local working area.
Candidate should be familiar with all surveying techniques used for surveying.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Will work primarily in the field on control, topographic surveys, and construction as Instrument Man / Rodman of a one, two or three-person field crew
May also perform some office duties, including data reduction, field note reduction, calculations, data checks and staking computations using survey computer programs and AutoCAD, Civil 3D, etc.
Cut and remove brush and undergrowth for line of sight
Performs mathematical calculations and field checking of field data
Reads and understands plans and specifications
Know basic sources of measurement errors
Performs other duties as assigned
Dig ground using a pick, shovel and other hand tools to search for and locate survey monuments
Hold and plum rod in obtaining elevations and distances
Drive stakes to set grades on construction projects
Provide quality seamless customer service
Know, understand and demonstrate safe working/operating methods of assigned tools and equipment
Education and Experience
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
A high school education or equivalent
Must be experienced in controlling the function of surveying instruments and calculators
Must be physically able to work long hours and carry heavy loads
Possess good interpersonal skills, and effective written and oral communication skills
Must be able and willing to travel
Attendance, punctuality, and reliability are essential requirements
Must be able to work in inclement weather
Valid driver's license required
This position requires a pre-employment drug screen and fit-for-duty/non-DOT physical