11 hours

Entry Level Land Survey Instrument Operator

Columbia, SC
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Entry Level Land Survey Instrument Operator

JobID: 23339-1219529

Location: Columbia, SC, 29240, USA

Description: **Business Line** Energy

**Position Title** Entry Level Land Survey Instrument Operator

United States of America - South Carolina


**Job Summary**

AECOM is actively seeking an Entry Level Survey Instrument Operator / Technician for immediate employment in Columbia, SC for our Land Development team. This is an unbeatable opportunity to advance your career! If you have any surveying experience and have an interest in joining one of the world’s premier engineering and construction companies, we want to talk with you!

AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Under the direction of the Party Chief, your responsibilities in this role will include, but are not limited to:

+ Adjusts and operates surveying instruments such as prisms, theodolites, levels, GPS, electronic distance-measuring equipment and data collectors

+ Positions and holds vertical rods, or targets, that theodolite operators use for sighting to measure angles, distances and elevations

+ Lays out grids and determines horizontal and vertical controls

+ May record survey measurements and descriptive data using data collectors, notes, drawings, sketches and inked tracings

+ Searches for property irons and survey points

+ Compares survey computations with applicable standards to determine adequacy of data

+ Sets out and recovers stakes, marks and other monuments

**Minimum Requirements**

+ High school diploma or equivalent

+ 0-2+ years of relevant experience

+ Basic understanding of the equipment and technology for surveying activities

+ Ability to work in a physically demanding outdoor work environment subject to hot/cold temperatures and uneven terrain

+ Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

+ Must possess a valid driver’s license and a driving record in good standing

**Preferred Qualifications**


**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

**Job Category** Construction Management

**Country** United States of America

**Position Status** Full-Time

**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 175038BR


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