Surveyor Position in Sacramento, CA

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Surveyor Position in Sacramento, CA

Postby jonbrose » Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:14 am

For consideration, please apply to our website at or email for more information.

There is a current career opportunity within the Wood Rodgers’ survey team. Position includes running the day-to-day operations on a variety of challenging survey projects spanning large, public projects to small development projects. Our survey works on a wide variety of projects including Land Development, Water Resources, Transportation and other disciplines. We also have the latest tools and technologies to work with.

As a perennial “Best Places to Work” company, Wood Rodgers offers a unique work environment, unparalleled perks and advancement opportunities. We are not the everyday engineering firm. We bring new ways of solving old problems. We are inventors, we ask ‘why not?’ and we challenge convention. Sound like you? Read on

Position Summary:
Under direction, the Project Surveyor will perform various tasks associated with land surveying and mapping, such as preparing and processing ALTA Surveys, Records of Survey, Parcel Maps, Final Maps, plats and exhibits, legal descriptions and easement documents for a wide range of public and private projects and clients.

Wood Rodgers has an exciting new survey technician position available. Our Survey Technician will perform various tasks associated with land surveying and construction staking, such as construction staking setup and calculations, crew scheduling, data organization and general office support for field crews. The Survey Technician will also need to communicate with contractors and other clients as it relates to field survey requests and execution.

We bring new ways of solving old problems.

We take the traditional surveying and mapping approach of converting field data to documenting the earth’s surface to another level by applying innovative ideas and tools to give our maps more dimension. If you are serious, dedicated and driven to uncover new and exciting solutions, then Wood Rodgers is for you.

We are inventors, we ask ‘why not?’ and we challenge convention. Sound like you? Read on:

What you will be doing:

Pre-calculating survey data pertaining to construction staking of civil improvements and other design information in AutoCAD Civil 3D.
Receive and respond by email and phone to construction staking and other field survey requests by contractors and clients.
Coordinate survey field crew schedule by balancing survey requests, survey personnel and availability on a daily basis with direction from the survey manager and staff.
Upload/Download field data to/from the field crews and organize the data.
Interpret field notes and sketches.
Of course “other assigned duties” as needed
Desired but not Required Duties and Responsibilities:

Perform various computations including closure, precision, and calculations for surveys, plats, easements, etc.
Use AutoCAD software to assist in production of detailed topographic surveys, ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys, Record of Surveys, Parcel Maps, Final Maps, and other various survey related documents.
Prepare legal descriptions and exhibits for parcel and easement acquisition.
Compile land title information from title reports and records research.

The Ante:

High School diploma, or equivalent, required
Strong knowledge in reading and understanding construction plans pertaining to construction staking
Must be proficient with AutoCAD
Minimum of one year of relevant work experience

Things we’d like to see (not required):

Land Surveyor-in-Training (LSIT)
Survey field experience
Knowledge of boundary and legal principles
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Re: Surveyor Position in Sacramento, CA

Postby dlb2334 » Tue Feb 11, 2020 7:44 am

We're still looking for some survey help!

Great company, opportunity for career and professional growth and simply a fun place to work! Why would you not apply?

Feel free to contact me directly with any questions.

Dennis Barber, PLS

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