Company: Wood
Skills: Surveying
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Springboro, Ohio, United States


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently sourcing for a Survey Technician to join our team in Springboro, Ohio.

U.S. Only: Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required .

 

  • Sets up GPS base post and localizes the project site.
  • Performs an initial topographic survey of the entire project prior to any excavation or stripping.
  • Performs additional topographic surveys on a periodic basis as directed by the Regional Survey
  • Manager.
  • Sets up GPS base station, rover, and heavy equipment machines for the dirt project and loads all necessary files.
  • Checks into control points to verify the localization periodically or daily if needed.
  • Checks the elevations and grades of the cutting edge of the blades on all machines that are using Machine Grade Control GPS.
  • Checks calibration of all GPS machines periodically or daily and recalibrates when necessary.
  • Sets grade stakes if required by the Mass Excavation Foreman and/or the Regional Survey
  • Manager.
  • Lays out utilities as instructed by the Pipe Foreman and/or Regional Survey Manager.
  • Works with Mass Excavation Foreman and operators to ensure the accuracy of the machine grade control equipment and programming. Makes adjustments as necessary.
  • Works with Mass Excavation Foreman and operators to ensure that the machine grade control equipment is used and is used correctly.
  • Performs all responsibilities in accordance to Wood's standard operating procedures.
  • In the absence of an assigned Regional Survey Manager, this position reports to the Survey and
  • GPS Director.

 


Skills / Qualifications

Education and/or Experience - Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from a four-year college or university; or two to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Computer Skills - To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of the Internet, Outlook, and Excel. The individual should also be proficient with with AccuGrade, Trimble, and Topcon software.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement (EEO)

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 consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.