Make exact measurements and determine property boundaries. Provide data relevant to the shape, contour, gravitation, location, elevation, or dimension of land or land features on or near the earth's surface for engineering, mapmaking, mining, land evaluation, construction, and other purposes.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Analytical Thinking * Cooperation * Initiative * Persistence * Leadership * Adaptability/Flexibility * Achievement/Effort

Representative Tasks * Verify the accuracy of survey data, including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites. * Direct or conduct surveys to establish legal boundaries for properties, based on legal deeds and titles. * Prepare or supervise preparation of all data, charts, plots, maps, records, and documents related to surveys.


Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Government,

Job Family Architecture and Engineering

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