Survey Technician

3+ months agoReno, NV

Survey Technician - ( 210000IS )


Accurate data is the top priority for our Geomatics 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, 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

Stantec's Survey group in Reno, NV is seeking a Survey Analyst. The ideal candidate will have a blending of work-related experience specifically to civil and survey projects with a strong understanding of survey practices. Knowledge of the technical requirements of surveying is optimum and candidates with a strong understanding of boundary law and data processing are strongly encouraged to apply. The ability to work in a technology driven profession and provide outstanding customer service is desired.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Work as a member of a survey crew performing construction stakeout and associated preliminary topographic surveys, boundary, topography, ALTA, right of way, and construction surveys for public and private clients.
  • Set-up and operate survey equipment, including total-station, data-collector, level, and G.P.S.
  • Perform minor survey calculations.
  • Perform all aspects of stakeout and locations surveys using applicable survey equipment.
  • Maintain survey equipment used and keep survey truck stocked with necessary supplies and tools.
  • Make accuracy and calibration checks and adjustments on equipment used.


Your Capabilities and Credentials
  • Familiarity with field procedures for performing boundary, construction stakeout, topographic, ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys.
  • Must have the ability to work outside in all seasons and under various environmental conditions.
  • Be able to carry heavy weights such as survey equipment, concrete monuments, iron pins.
  • Good communication abilities required.
  • Solid computer skills and basic understanding of Microsoft office applications.
  • Highly assertive and works well under pressure.
  • Must have the ability to work well as part of a larger team.
  • Valid driver's license with a clean driving record required.
  • Travel may be required and must have the ability to work long hours for extended periods.

Education and Experience
  • Minimum 1-5 years' experience as a Land Surveyor or Land Survey Technician
  • LSIT preferred but not required
  • Degree in Geomatics or Civil Engineering, a plus

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

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-Nevada-Reno

Job : Survey Analyst

Organization : BC-2042 Community Development-US West

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Nov 19, 2021, 12:59:31 PM

Req ID: 210000IS

Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.

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

Job ID: S-40D2FF2E543C45AAB55694749397F3021707