Instrument Operator (Surveying Rodman)
Atkins has the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Orlando, FL Surveying Group as a Instrument Operator (Surveying Rodman)
Under close supervision, performs entry-level Geomatics field and office work. Assists supervisor in performing all aspects of Geomatics including field surveys, raw data reduction, field calculations, CAD drafting, GIS data collection, etc.
- Copies and scans field notes.
- Assists field supervisor (Geomaticist, Data Specialist, etc) with all aspects of the daily workload.
- Sets up tripod and tribrachs over survey points.
- Cuts and clears brush and trees from line of survey, using brush hook, knife, ax, machete, chain saw or other cutting tools.
- Places survey stakes at designated points, as instructed.
- Cleans, carries and assumes responsibility for maintenance, proper use and safekeeping of all field instruments, equipment and tools.
- Ensures, through daily inspection, that survey vehicles have an adequate supply of equipment and materials for the day's operations.
- Maintains survey vehicles, parking area and office storage areas in a neat and orderly fashion.
- Performs such other duties as the Supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
- High school diploma (or equivalent) required. One year experience as a rod person or instrument operator required.
- Interest in pursuing a Geomatics degree highly desirable.
- Ability to receive and follow instructions is vitally important.
- Ability to communicate effectively via electronic devices such as cell phones, radios, email, etc.
- Ability to work in a field and office environment. Ability to work in extreme heat and cold when working in the field.
- Ability to travel extensively out of town for work assignments.
- CST Level I preferred.
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.
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