ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge skills, and other characteristics. This list is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by incumbents of this class.)DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (Which are not in any hierarchical order)
- Directs, trains, assigns and reviews work of surveyors in the field.
- Gathers field data for preparation of surveys drawing, engineering plans and designs.
- Records field notes, maintains files and indexes.
- Interprets civil engineering field designs.
- Performs construction layouts for city departments and area contractors.
- Operates variety of electronic survey instruments and handheld data collectors.
- Maintains equipment and supplies.
- Ensures safety of crew in the field.
- Coordinates and oversees work of Surveyors.
- Downloads collectors and field notes and prepares survey drawings and computations.
- Researches public records and plats.
- Knowledge of civil engineering and surveying methods, practices and procedures.
- Knowledge of maintaining public files and records.
- Knowledge of electronic survey and data collection equipment and operation.
- Knowledge of supervision practices and procedures.
- Knowledge of health and safety regulations, practices and procedures.
- Skill in researching land and property deeds.
- Skill in accurately performing and recording mathematical computations.
- Skill in assigning, reviewing and evaluating work.
- Skill in recording, reporting and maintaining field data, records and files.
- Skill in utilizing public relations and customer service techniques when responding to inquiries and complaints.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Associate’s degree from an accredited technical school or college with a major in Surveying or related field and three (3) years of field surveying experience, including some lead/supervisory experience, or any equivalent combination of training and experience. A valid Florida driver’s license is required.
Last revision date: October 2002