Survey Field Technician at Geomatics in Dothan, Alabama

Posted in Other 3 days ago.

Job Description:

Survey Field Technician

Why join us? 

Barge Design Solutions, Inc. is an engineering and architecture services firm consistently ranked in the top 500 engineering firms in the United States. We have been in business for over 60 years and offer a range of architecture and engineering services to diverse market sectors which include industrial, municipal, commercial, and government clients.
Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.

  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.

  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.

  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.

  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

What We're Looking For: 

Barge Design Solutions
is seeking to fill a Survey Field Technician position in Dothan, AL. The
position primarily assists field staff learning how to operate equipment in
order to execute proper surveying techniques in the field. Individuals will
work under supervision of an experienced surveyor and will work with processing
data, traffic control, and operating survey instruments.


  • Sets up, adjusts, operates, inspects surveying equipment, including electronic total station, data collector to measure distances, elevations, angles, and other data in order to collect survey data

  • Processes data from manual or electronic field books

Performs basic field calculations of horizontal and vertical geometry of roadways under supervision

  • Retraces or surveys boundary lines under supervision

  • Performs calculations for construction stakeout for review

  • Assists in researching existing record information, including record maps, plans, deeds, easements, and right-of-way documents; and maintain field data records

  • Performs other duties as required

  • Education & Experience Qualifications:

    • High school diploma or equivalent and minimal

    • Ability to read and understand various types documents
      and operate instruments in order to provide accurate information

    • Strong attention to detail

    •  Valid driver's license and sufficient driving record

    • Ability to work varying schedules

    • Ability to travel at times, and overnight

    • Daily work environment includes working outdoors in
      varying temperatures. Individuals will walk, sit, stand while operating
      various equipment, tools and machinery. Individuals may need to
      carry, push, pull, or lift up to 50. Individuals may need to climb to
      various elevations and requires visual acuity sufficient to read alpha/
      numeric symbols and perform computation and design. Individuals may
      experience varying temperatures.