Survey Job Description

Survey Job Description

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Survey provides survey reduction adjustments, analysis and mapping using AutoCAD Civil 3D or other programs.

Survey Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Completes survey development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities
Research and recommend survey solutions for current projects proposal
Complete survey development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities
Update job knowledge by researching new technologies
Revise drawings, trace and/or copy existing drawings and perform various computations including closure, precision, and calculations for reconstruction of boundaries, plats, easements
Establish Horizontal and Vertical Survey Control for the project
Effectively working with survey field crews throughout the Alabama Power service territory while performing a variety of surveys (Boundary, Topographic, Centerline, Easement)
Research and gather data (deeds, plats original survey notes)
Evaluate current survey process and implement value add changes to better serve the needs of our clients
Provide guidance and subject matter expertise in survey design and creation ensuring clients ask the appropriate questions and select the right metrics to acquire the data they need for evaluation and to translate into actionable recommendations

Survey Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Survey

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: GISP, H2S, SIT, LSIT, DOT, OSHA, FAA, PMP, MSHA, DHS

Education for Survey

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the survey job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and High School Degree in Surveying, Education, Engineering, Geography, Construction, Mathematics, Drafting, Industrial Technology, Statistics, Forestry

Skills for Survey

Desired skills for survey include:

Local jurisdictional code requirements
Survey monuments
Survey computer programs
Civil 3D
Local survey laws
Robotic total stations
Carlson software
Field instrumentation

Desired experience for survey includes:

CAT 3, 5, 5E and 6 wiring
Cisco Software and Routing
A minimum of 5+ years professional experience working in the survey research field
PhD level education in survey methodology
Experience designing, managing, and analyzing survey research studies with multi-frame, mixed mode methodologies
Authorization to work in the U.S. and to complete a federal government background clearance process

Survey Examples


Survey Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a survey. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for survey
  • Provide industry benchmark data where applicable to help the business assess their performance to others in our industry
  • Monitor relevant business impacting metrics and partner with members of the HR organization on how those metrics can be utilized to support the goals of the overall HR organization
  • Partner with the HR analytics team on high profile surveys where predictive and advanced analytics are needed to drive business decisions
  • Serve as a representative for external benchmarks and key surveys supporting the HR function
  • Build partnerships with HRIS/IT development teams and vendors to assist in delivery of tools and system solutions and to resolve issues as needed
  • Effectively and expeditiously communicate with clients on issues that may delay receipt of their survey results
  • Collaborate with other office staff and field personnel to successfully complete route surveys and right of way engineering
  • Municipal/stormwater engineering and design
  • Construction and/or design surveying
  • Field inspections and testing
Qualifications for survey
  • Experience working on survey research projects within a federal government environment
  • Specific experience in the more complex or specialized survey methodologies including small area estimation, non-probability samples, and big data analytics, and approaches for hard-to-survey populations
  • Membership in professional organization such as AAPOR, WAPOR, MRA, ASA, or NSSA
  • Completion of a post-secondary college diploma or university degree
  • An undergraduate degree in a market research related program (Applied Social Science / Mathematics-Statistics / Computer Science) or equivalent/related field is an asset
  • Experience in Market Research Industry is an asset

Survey Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a survey. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for survey
  • Execute market acceptance testing in concert with development teams to identify, isolate and report problems or design shortcomings from a customer perspective during product development and well before first customer ship
  • Conduct ongoing systems testing to ensure proper functioning and up-to-date feature sets of existing and new products
  • Track down and reproduce elusive, intermittent system issues
  • Content review of market requirements documents (MRD) in specific areas of expertise
  • Provide technical advice and assistance to the marketing, support and sales organizations in the company, to our distribution partners
  • Analyze and compare competitive products in related fields
  • Remain abreast of current developments and technologies, industry trends in the survey and 3D scanning industries
  • BA in a social science field such as Sociology, Psychology, Political Science or other social science related field with at least 2 years of experience working in a data collection or applied research capacity
  • Accurately set up any items associated with electronic measuring and sighting as performed by the level two Surveyor and established by the level one Surveyor, to include the proper care of these items to assure they shall remain clean, and functional for use in the field
  • Accurately assist in the task of establishing elevations and or grades as required by the level one Surveyor
Qualifications for survey
  • Knowledge of programming languages such as HTML, C++, Java script
  • Knowledge of ConfirmIT is a strong asset
  • Solid understanding of Boolean logic
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in English, French is an asset
  • 8+ years’ experience in survey analysis and design, quantitative analysis and data interpretation
  • Requires sitting, standing, grasping, and reaching

Survey Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of survey. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for survey
  • Provide advice on sampling and survey design
  • Clean and validate data generated through surveys
  • Generate tables and other data outputs according to specifications agreed with project managers (weighting data, running cross-tabulations, calculating confidence intervals )
  • Support and quality assure data analysis carried out by other team members
  • Use statistical software (Stata, R ) and coding to perform data analysis
  • Liaise with clients on project-related matters
  • At least an undergraduate degree in any discipline which involved statistical analysis
  • Proven experience of survey data analysis as part of research projects
  • Experience of working in social research is desirable but not essential
  • Experience of statistical programming using Excel, SAS, SPSS, Stata, and/or R, including using coding as part of data processing and analysis
Qualifications for survey
  • Survey Skills
  • MS degree in Bio and Ag Engineering
  • In-depth knowledge of the Legal and Accounting Sectors in the UK and EMEA markets
  • A good understanding of compensation and benefits issues of the professional services sectors the wider economy and broader HR environment
  • To be self-sufficient and manage own workload, asking for support as required and a good team player
  • Strong client relationship management skills with a dedication to quality and customer service

Survey Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a survey. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for survey
  • Responsible for the safety of all assigned employees and subcontractors to ensure the safe
  • Execution of all activities, including the strict adherence to company safety policies and
  • Management Program, including the ability to independently stop work for a safety violation
  • Or suspected safety violation
  • Manage the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the project surveyors / survey
  • Crews and survey sub-contractors
  • New control map with all associated control point data
  • Provide topographic and cross-section surveys as required for planning and placement
  • Quantities
  • Establish and maintain positive and cooperative working relationships with the client
Qualifications for survey
  • Experience in data management (perhaps gained through the management of an HR system or pay review process) or experience through survey or compensation consulting and be numerate with good data analysis and interpretation skills
  • Will have a good working experience with MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint and possibly have some experience working with databases or statistical software
  • A good understanding of compensation and benefits issues and the broader HR environment
  • Must be living in the Winnipeg area or willing to relocate to Winnipeg
  • Current PTS certificate is essential and you will ideally hold a COSS qualification
  • Basic surveying knowledge for entry level surveyor

Survey Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a survey. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for survey
  • Analyze survey objectives and specifications to prepare survey proposals or to direct others in
  • Survey proposal preparation
  • Calculate heights, depths, relative positions, property lines, and other characteristics of
  • Terrain to facilitate construction
  • Direct or conduct surveys to establish legal boundaries for properties, based on legal deeds
  • And/or design
  • Prepare or supervise preparation of all data, charts, plots, maps, records, and documents
  • Related to surveys
  • Verify the accuracy of given design survey data including measurements and calculations
  • Conducted at survey sites
Qualifications for survey
  • Interest to work in Transportation projects
  • The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of compensation survey experience and knowledge
  • The qualified candidate will have some corporate experience (internships, part-time positions or other education and related experience acceptable)
  • Proven analytical skills, good communication skills, detail orientation and PC expertise utilizing a database
  • College or graduate level courses in finance, statistics or other quantitative topics are preferred
  • Currently in pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in Civil engineering, Land Surveying, or other related field required

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