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Survey Technician

Company: Bolton and Menk Inc.
Location: Ames
Posted on: June 26, 2022

Job Description:

Bolton & Menk specializes in providing public infrastructure solutions. We have over 70 years of experience serving the Upper Midwest and beyond. We are looking to add a Survey Technician to our team in our Ames, IA office. As a Top175 Workplace, this is a fantastic opportunity to work with a great team of professionals and grow your career! This role will be primarily an office based role.We are looking to add a talented individual who will help foster our mission that All People Should Live in a Safe, Sustainable and Beautiful Community! We are passionate about using collaboration to lead us to the right solution. A solution that can be planned for and funded. A lasting solution that not only works today but long into the future. Our expertise offers a fresh, engaging approach to solve multi-faceted problems involving technical, regulatory, and community issues.
What You Will Do:

  • Assist in the production of survey drawings
  • Perform basic survey computations
  • Use CAD and other survey/engineering software for basic survey drawing preparation
  • Assist with survey field operations as needed with:
  • Construction staking, which will include shoveling, lifting and carrying 25-50 lbs
  • Operate survey instruments (robotic total stations, GPS equipment and data collectors) to collect and process field measurements and data for engineering and surveying projects
    What We are Looking For:
    • Diploma or Associates Degree in Land Surveying Technology, Civil Engineering Technology, or related field from an accredited post-secondary institution OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Knowledge and skills in CAD and survey software (i.e. AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil3D, Microstation)
    • Demonstrated ability to learn and effectively apply survey and engineering concepts
    • Good time management, organizational, and problem-solving skills
    • Good written and verbal communication skills
    • Advanced math skills
    • Strong attention to detail
    • This role requires that you posses a valid driver's license and be insurable at the Firm's standard rates. A motor vehicle record (MVR) check is a standard condition of employment.
      Preferred Skills:
      • Experience with DOT and municipal infrastructure
      • NSPE Certified Survey Technician (CST) Certification
        WHY BOLTON & MENK?For over 70 years Bolton & Menk, Inc. has served public and private clients with comprehensive planning, design and construction engineering and surveying services. The employees at Bolton & Menk are seeking hard working and ambitious co-workers to join us to deliver tomorrow's leading infrastructure projects. Bolton & Menk is employee-owned, is ranked among ENR's Top 500 Design Firms and is a Star Tribune Top175 Workplace in Minnesota. With over 700 employees in Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, North Carolina, and South Carolina, there are always new challenges and career development opportunities available. Learn more about our history here: BENEFITSAt Bolton & Menk, we value our people and provide an exceptional Total Compensation and Benefits Package to protect our most valuable asset. We are committed to the well-being of our employees and their families. Perks of being a Bolton & Menk employee include peace of mind with our benefits package and competitive compensation plan, flexible schedules, and career development opportunities. Learn more here: thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.Bolton & Menk does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third-party agencies in response to Bolton & Menk job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. Pre-approval from the Bolton & Menk Talent Acquisition team is required before any external candidate can be submitted and such candidate must be submitted to the Bolton & Menk Talent Acquisition team.Bolton & Menk, Inc., is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.#wearehiring

Keywords: Bolton and Menk Inc., Ames , Survey Technician, Engineering , Ames, Iowa

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