Company: Wood
Skills: Cartography / Mapping, Quantity Surveying, Surveying
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Charlotte, NC, US
Status: Active

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Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure is seeking a Field Technician to join our Survey / Utility team in Charlotte, NC.


Key Responsibilities

  • Survey data collection on Amec Foster Wheeler projects
  • Operate the survey total stations and levels
  • Record collected survey data in field books and or data collector
  • Aid in maintenance all survey equipment
  • Assist party chief with survey files and field calculations
  • Assist utility technicians with Utility location and Vacuum truck work
  • Designate utilities on Amec Foster Wheeler projects
  • Operate vacuum truck 

Project Related Responsibilities

All facets of surveying and utility projects Including:

  • Collection of deed data for boundary surveys
  • Establish project control monumentation
  • Collection of topographic information for 3d mapping
  • Providing construction layout on Amec Foster Wheeler projects
  • Marking utilities
  • Vacuum excavation

Skills / Qualifications


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Computer skills and technical competence
  • Commitment to work with other sections and divisions of Amec Foster Wheeler
  • Working on several jobs simultaneously
  • Maintain good client relations
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to travel
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy


  • Prefer familiarity with utility locating
  • Prefer survey experience

Physical Job Demands

  • Performing work in a variety of climate conditions including hot and cold weather climates
  • Requires the use of hand held equipment
  • Must be able to work in a field environment and have the ability to travel as required

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.



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 upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, 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.


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