Wood is currently seeking a Survey Technician to join our team in Nashville, TN. This is technical field and office work assisting in land survey projects. An employee in this class operates various land survey instruments while office duties include a variety of technical and clerical tasks. Applicant will perform assignments under the direction of a supervisor and project technical staff.
Key Responsibilities •Operates conventional survey equipment such as, but not limited to, total stations, levels, GPS, and data collectors in a proficient manner to define surface features and collect pertinent data •Helps with the interpretation of construction drawings and associated computations •Assumes supervision of the crew in the absence of the party chief •Prepares sketch drawings from survey data, prepares notes and uses a computer and hand-held scientific calculator •Performs minor adjustment and calibration of survey instruments and operates electronic measuring devices, (total stations), including electronic field books, (data collectors) •Performs related work as required
Skills / Qualifications •High school diploma or equivalent •Minimum two (2) years experience in land survey work; or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience •Possession and maintenance of a valid Driver License •Knowledge of general construction principles and practices •Knowledge of the techniques and practices of land surveying •Knowledge of some advanced mathematics •Skill in the use of land survey instruments and equipment •Ability to read and interpret specifications, maps and construction drawings •Ability to make routine surveying computations quickly and accurately •Knowledge of construction specifications, plans, and regulations relating to construction and higher level mathematical applications to survey computations •Ability to operate motorized equipment and possession of sufficient physical stamina to work long hours outdoors under various field conditions and exposure to traffic, extreme heat, cold and rainfall
Company Overview Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.
Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Internal Number: 23140
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com