Part-Time Survey Intern
WEBER COUNTY SURVEYOR – PART-TIME NO BENEFITS
JOB SUMMARY Under general supervision of the Weber County Surveyor or an administrative superior, performs routine and technical land surveying work.
MAJOR DUTIES (Any one position may not include all of the duties listed, nor do the listed examples include all duties which may be found in positions of this class.) Follows accepted and expected standards of practice governing the surveying profession as a whole and the policies of this department. Performs field and office assignments as directed by supervisors and/or the department head with duties including but not limited to the following; Assists Surveyor I with assigned projects with respect to field operations as related to the statutory function of the Surveyor’s Office or the general duties, projects, and responsibilities of the Surveyor’s Office which may include but is not limited to; monumentation projects, coordinate work, boundaries, profiles, topographical projects, cross-section work, construction surveys, and other work related or not related to the profession of surveying. Prepares reports with respect to; completeness of calculations, field data shown on maps, and other field and/or office work performed by the assigned staff, as required. Solves or advises supervisor(s) and/or project managers of technical problems as encountered and executes or suggests possible solutions. Follows accepted and expected standards of practice governing the profession as a whole and the policies of this department. Maintains a proper flow of communication among all necessary parties to ensure the timely and accurate completion of a project. This includes daily reports to supervisors and/or project supervisors as directed. Calculates information needed to conduct surveys from survey data, including but not limited to, notes, blueprints, drawings (either hard copy or electronic), and other materials, data, and records as required. Keeps complete and accurate notes, records, and sketches of field and office work performed in conformance to departmental policies and/or project requirements. Ensure that complete and legible field survey information, notes, drawings, angles, distances, elevations, and calculations are accurately entered into field books, work sheets, printouts, data collectors or other means of preserving survey data or records. Ensures that equipment is properly handled and maintained to ensure accurate and proper operation of the equipment and makes recommendations relating to outside professional equipment maintenance. Assists Surveyor I with the maintenance of the survey vehicles in accordance with direction of superiors. Monitor and maintain needed survey supplies as directed.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS High School Graduation or equivalent GED Mandatory. AND Full-time or part-time enrollment or graduation from a college or university with an Associate of Applied Science Degree in surveying or an Engineering, Construction Management, or other related science degree with courses which includesurveying, drafting, and survey mathematics is required. OR Actively working toward or possessing a NSPS Certified Survey Technician certificate or the ability to enrol in the program is required. AND One year of surveying experience with duties related to those of a surveying Rodman/Chainman or Survey Intern is preferred. OR One to two years of construction, or other related field, experience with duties related to the use and handling of power tools, field data collectors, GPS units, or other technical field equipment is preferred. OR An equivalent combination of education and experience, may be substituted for any or all of the requirements above as approved by the department director.