GPS field technician

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Urban GIS, Inc. is looking to hire several GPS Field Technicians for an upcoming project with a utility company. The Technician will utilize conventional survey and GPS equipment to collect field data including, but not limited to the topographical features, boundary and easement information, roadway data, and nearby utilities within the site. The work has to be executed with high precision and in accordance with set survey standards.

Desired Qualifications:

·         Degree in Geography, Geodetic Engineering/Science, Civil Engineering, GIS or related field or equivalent work experience

·         Able to read, interpret, and follow maps

·         Able to read and interpret construction assemblies or technical schemas or drawings

·         Able to stand, walk in urban and rugged environments for up to 9 hours per day

·         Able to work in all weather conditions

·         Possess a high attention to detail

·         Use excellent verbal and written communication skills to update team with progress reports and updates

·         Able to work independently and as a team in a fast paced, challenging environment

·         Able to work consistent overtime hours as needed

·         Working knowledge of computers and Microsoft products

·         Possess a valid driver’s license

·         Familiar with Trimble or Leica survey equipment and possess strong inclination for technology and ability to troubleshoot technical issues in the field is preferred

·         At least 1-2 years of outdoor field work experience, crew chief experience is a plus

·         CADD software experience is a plus

·         CartoPac software experience is a plus