Okland Construction Title: in WASATCH FRONT, Utah

Title:

Surveyor-Layout

Job Site:

Wasatch Front (Ogden to Provo)

Salary Type:

Hourly

Desired Years Experience:

3-5 Years

Position Summary:

Make exact measurements and determine property boundaries of construction site, building structures, walls, and other construction features. Provide data relevant to the shape, contour, gravitation, location, elevation, or dimension of land or land features on or near the earth's surface for construction purposes.

REQUIRED TASKS

  • Verify the accuracy of survey data including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites.

  • Search legal records, survey records, and land titles to obtain information about property boundaries in areas to be surveyed.

  • Calculate heights, depths, relative positions, property lines, and other characteristics of terrain.

  • Direct or conduct surveys to establish legal boundaries for properties, based on legal deeds and titles.

  • Prepare or supervise preparation of all data, charts, plots, maps, records, and documents related to surveys.

  • Record the results of surveys including the shape, contour, location, elevation, and dimensions of land or land features.

  • Establish fixed points for use in making maps, using geodetic and engineering instruments.

  • Train assistants and helpers, and direct their work in such activities as performing surveys or drafting maps.

  • Adjust surveying instruments to maintain their accuracy.

  • Regular, timely, and predictable attendance is required for this position.

  • Performs other duties as determined and required by project need.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in different surveying and layout functions

  • Previous commercial construction experience is strongly preferred

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIREMENTS

  • Previous experience working with Trimble 6S and TDS Pro Software

  • Solid and thorough understanding of arithmetic, algebra, and geometry

  • Understands construction legal codes

  • Thorough understanding in reading, interpreting, and processing shop drawings, plans, specifications and other documents is required.

  • Solid ability to read and understand plans

  • Has commanding knowledge of survey software, GPS, Robot and Controller

  • Basic OSHA and similar training is necessary; training will be provided.

  • Ability to understand and capture safety concerns and issues for team members.

  • Ability to follow verbal directions, implement changes, and monitor material and equipment usage.

  • Required to be exact or highly accurate and meet strict deadlines.

  • Ability to identify proper tools for specific functions.

  • Ability to listen and follow directions.

  • Ability to organize and prioritize work.

  • Ability to be responsible for the health and safety of others by working safely.

  • Ability to adhere to strict quality control measures.

  • Ability to read and understand a tape measure and/or other measuring devices.

Physical Requirements:

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.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk and/or hear. Safety requirements necessitate no language barrier exist between employees and supervisors. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is required to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch and/or crawl. The employee must also lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. The employee may be required to lift heavy objects in awkward positions that require flexible range of motion. Specific vision abilities include close vision and peripheral vision. The employee is also required to frequently inspect the project and will be exposed to ongoing construction and various weather conditions, including rain, sleet, snow, wind, and heat. The noise level in the work environment may range from moderate to loud. The employee is also required to frequently walk on uneven surfaces.

Hazards: May be exposed to extremes of heat and cold as well as certain unsafe environments; occasionally works near moving equipment and mechanical parts and electrical equipment; possible exposure to fumes or airborne particles; possible exposure to internal liquids. This is a safety sensitive position where a momentary lapse of attention can result in serious injury or death. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate and occasionally very loud. Must follow all safety requirements carefully.

OKLAND IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, AND DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ON ANY PROTECTED CLASS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO RACE, GENDER, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, VETERAN STATUS, DISABILITY, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, AND GENDER IDENTITY