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Stantec Survey Technician in IRVINE, California

Survey Technician - ( 220001UV )


Accurate data is the top priority for our Geospatial team. Through our work, we measure, process, and analyze spatial data and define land boundaries. We provide our clients a full range of Geomatics, surveying, GIS, and mapping services. Join a team of inspired and talented professionals who continually find inventive ways to get the job done safer, better, faster, and smarter.

Your Opportunity

You will work under the direction of a Senior Land Surveyor. You will assist in performing public record research and calculations to resolve property boundaries and rights of way; will perform drafting for mapping-related products on various sized projects. You may assist in scheduling for field crews and help prepare crews for their field work. You may also assist and/or prepare construction staking calculations and reports as needed. You may be required to make sure equipment is maintained, repaired, and calibrated as needed.

Be a part of our close-knit team supporting Golden State Growth on exciting projects, including the iconic World Logistics Center project.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for survey calculations, analysis, CAD drafting, and map preparation, abstracting title data, record drawings research, and internal coordination.

  • Work directly with project team members, licensed surveyors, engineers, and technical staff.

  • Writes descriptions of property boundary surveys for use in deeds, leases, or other legal documents.

  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Requires basic knowledge of local survey laws, surveying principles, techniques and procedures, occupational hazards, and safety precautions.

  • Demonstrates some experience in survey processing software.

  • Understanding of general concepts of relevant areas of survey work.

  • Working knowledge in relevant technical software including AutoCAD Civil 3D, Trimble Business Center, and/or equivalent.

  • Working knowledge of field instrumentation, GPS, and robotic total stations.

  • Ability to solve complex problems using sound professional judgment, creativity, and innovation.

  • Demonstrates strong math skills, including algebra and trigonometry.

  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record required.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Geomatics, Land Surveying, or related field preferred. Land Surveyor in Training certificate issued by the State of California a plus. Minimum of 1 year of experience preferred.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : United States-California-Irvine

Job : Survey Technician

Organization : BC-2042 Community Development-US West

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Entry Level

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : May 17, 2022, 10:28:17 AM

Req ID: 220001UV

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans