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Survey Technician/Draftsman

Survey Technician/Draftsman

Job ID 
17-2281
Job Location 
US-TX-Midland
Category 
Survey

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Overview

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Founded in 1994, SAM, LLC has become one of the largest geospatial services companies in North America and is an undisputed leader in providing geospatial solutions to a wide variety of industries. SAM is a technology leader that offers professional land surveying services, digital aerial mapping, terrestrial, mobile, and airborne LiDAR, hydrographic surveying, subsurface utility engineering (SUE), utility coordination, geographic information systems (GIS), and construction phase services. As part of the SAM Family of Companies, SAM's partner companies include SAM-Construction Services, LLC (SAM-CS), So-Deep, Inc., and So-Deep | SAM NC, Inc. SAM is a Top Workplace that offers excellent benefits, professional development, and growth opportunities for employees across a wide range of positions.

 

As a Survey Technician you will be responsible for assisting a Texas Registered Professional Land Surveyor in the analysis and preparation of boundary, planimetric and topographic surveys. You will be located in our Midland, TX office.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Daily processing of survey data, including evaluating accuracy and sufficiency, and ensuring compliance to applicable regulations and professional and industry standards related to boundary calculations, legal descriptions, etc.
  • Perform deed research, deed plotting and map checks.
  • Prepare survey plats and drawings, legal descriptions and alignment drawings.
  • Provide technical office support (brief & de-brief) for up to 3 field crews.
  • Perform quality control checks of plats and drawings prepared by other technicians.
  • Ensure schedules and productivity objectives set by supervisor for preparation of survey plats and drawings are achieved.
  • Additional projects as assigned

Required Experience - Education and Skills

  • 3+ years progressive field and office experience with land survey projects
  • Excellent computer and technical skills, including Auto CAD and/or MicroStation and MS Office Suite
  • Proficient in technical math, including Geometry and Trigonometry
  • Strong listening, writing and verbal communication skills
  • Proven work history, strong work ethic and team-player attitude

A strong mission, vision and values culture is what drives SAM Family of Companies’ success.  Our Core Values:  Integrity & Ethics, People, Excellence in Service, Safety and Community defines who we are.  We are looking for talented people who embody these values to join our organization. 

 

We offer a best in class benefits package that includes company paid premiums for medical, vision, dental and life insurance.  SAM provides a VERY generous 401 (k) plan, 401 (k) profit sharing AND performance-based bonuses. Come join our team of professionals that are leading the way for the surveying and mapping industry! 

                                                                                                  

SAM is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAM and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please contact (512) 685-3556 to leave a message or send an e-mail to careers@sam.biz.

                                                                                                                                               

SAM, LLC is not seeking nor intends to consider unsolicited resumes or other information on job candidates from third parties, such as recruiters, placement agencies, etc. If, despite this notification, a third party decides to submit a candidate's resume or other information to SAM and SAM chooses to hire  such a candidate, SAM has no obligation and expressly disclaims any liability to provide any remuneration or compensation for the hiring of such candidate.

 

Surveying And Mapping, LLC (SAM) participates in the federal E-Verify Program.

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