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Survey Technicians provide assistance to surveyors and help measuring Earth features. Common duties highlighted on a Survey Technician resume sample are setting up and operating equipment, visiting job sites, using instrument readings to deliver data, making calculations, lying out markings, and creating computer images of multiple locations. Based on our selection of resumes in the field, essential job qualifications are surveying expertise, teamwork, accuracy, being able to work on site, stamina, effective communication, and computer competences. Postsecondary training in mapping and surveying is required.

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Survey Technician

Responsible primarily for producing survey field calculations for field crews working on multiple residential and commercial projects in the Reno-Sparks area. Additional duties included preparation of topographic maps from field survey data, preparation of survey maps under the direction of a licensed surveyor, writing legal descriptions, and field survey work assignments as needed.

  • Performed computerized construction point calculations and prepared grade sheet for field use.
  • Communicated directly with contractors and scheduled survey crews according to their needs.
  • Devised a standard system for point gathering and labeling that allowed for rapid production of topographic maps and ALTA maps.
  • Aided in the development of company survey drafting standards.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
BS
Secondary Education
2

Sr. Survey Technician & IT Support

  • Created boundary and topographic drawings from survey data using Carslon and Civil 3D
  • Assisted RPLS with large mapping research projects such as planned community platting
  • Converted GIS data into CAD maps for all projects from HCAD, TNRIS, and FEMA data sources
  • Wrote legal metes and bounds descriptions for subject tracts and completed FEMA flood certificates
  • Managed website content, maintained CAD workstations, and managed Windows 2012 server
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Software Engineering
3

Field Survey Technician

  • Surveyed proposed fiber optic cable routes for the telecom and cellular communications industries.
  • Determined fiber route feasibility for permit and construction.
  • Planned field work for multiple field survey crews to keep workflow efficient, profitable, as well as logical for field technician's commute whenever possible.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
AAS
Construction Management
4

Survey Technician

  • Assisted in boundary, topographic and construction surveying for private and public clients.
  • Conducted surveys to establish legal boundaries for properties, based on legal deeds and titles.
  • Recorded the results of surveys, including the shape, location, elevation, and dimensions of land features.
  • Assisted in quality control inspections for construction stakeout and layout.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Leadership Development And Society
5

Survey Technician

  • Aided in various types of land surveying projects and construction site inspection
  • Assisted on large site-plan surveys such as Valley Mall in Irvington, NJ, Falls Village in Tinton Falls, NJ
  • Assisted on various home lifting projects throughout the Jersey Shore, for homes affected by Hurricane Sandy
  • Prepared invoices using QuickBooks Pro Accounting Software
  • Packaged and submitted applications to municipal agencies for project approval
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
Finance
6

Survey Technician/ Instrument Person

  • Actively assist with the setting up of control points on jobs for GPS control and to form a close traverse
  • Performed level run tying into city bench marks and control points
  • Participated as a Instrument person in the performance of different type of surveys that include ALTA, Topo, Stakeout, Boundary, Volume quantity surveys
  • Executed the setting up of total stations, gps receivers, digital levels, and 3D scanners
  • Performed research for municipal survey projects the include NYC, Suffolk and Nassau public projects
  • Processed raw data on Carlson, set CRD files to perform "field to finish" on field data
  • Assisted in drafting of multiple DDC projects
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Civil Engineering Technology
7

Survey Technician

Coordinating and scheduling site survey with customer.

  • Perform on-site surveys which include visual observation, photographs of various conditions and taking measurements.
  • Prepare reports and documents; work with inside team.
  • Electronically upload reports, documents and photos to company CRM.
  • Develop strong relationship with customer.
  • Adhere to all safety requirements and regulations.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
8

Biological Survey Technician

130 days at sea per year as a Survey Technician with [company name] Ecosystems Survey Branch.

  • Lead data collection operations onboard a variety of commercial fishing and research vessels
  • Supervised the field party and mission as the Watch Chief and Chief Scientists
  • Capable of identifying most species of fish that exist on the eastern seaboard
  • Through dissection of fish I identified sex, maturity, stomach contents and took age samples.
  • Audited, managed and maintained data
  • Ensured proper operation of the equipment used while at sea through inspections and maintenance plans.
  • Created and distributed Federal Fisheries Resource Survey Reports
  • ArcGIS, SQL Scripting, R, Excel, Powerpoint, Word
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Aquaculture And Fisheries Technology
9

Survey Technician

  • Survey and inspect trees for Asian Longhorned Beetle presence and/or damage.
  • Engage and educate the public on the insect, damage and host tree species.
  • Supervise that Best Management Practices are being met on contracted removal of infected trees.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BS
Environmental Science
10

Survey Technician

  • Operate survey equipment such as robots, GPS rovers, and electronic levels for topographical, boundary, and monitoring purposes, especially on the construction site
  • Communicate with site supervisors, coworkers, and land owners to complete job tasks
  • Research and interpret historical surveys, maps, and deeds to assist with job completion
  • Organize electronic and physical files in a systematic record keeping system
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Biological Sciences Preprofessional

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