Field Engineer

Surveying And Mapping, LLC
Austin, TX 73301
United States

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Job Description
Overview

The Field Engineer oversees the daily field operations of a survey crew.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Determine most efficient plan of action for data acquisition for field surveys ranging from primary control through construction layout and as-built surveys, as needed
  • Understand and follow directions
  • Proficient with documentation of work performed and sketches
  • Communicate daily with Project Surveyor and technician regarding project schedule and work progress
  • Interact professionally with client representative and land owners
  • Read and interpret construction drawings/specifications and understand all aspects of the project specifications and tolerances
  • Prepare daily reports, time sheets, and other required paperwork
  • Maintain vehicle and field equipment
  • Other duties as assigned


Required Experience - Education and Skills

  • 5+ years of industry experience, prior crew chief experience is preferred
  • Competent operating total stations, GNSS receivers, data collectors, and tablet PCs
  • Experience with Trimble equipment is preferred
  • Strong computer and technical skills
  • Strong communication skills (listening, writing and verbal)
  • Proven work history, strong work ethic, and team-player attitude
  • Ability to travel for extended periods
  • Ability to work in all-weather climates
  • Ability to walk long distances through a variety of terrains and carry up to 80lbs
  • Valid driver's license, clean background check and drug screening


A strong mission, vision and values culture is what drives SAM 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 construction 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 send an e-mail to careers@sam.biz. SAM, LLC is not seeking nor intends to consider neither unsolicited resumes nor 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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