Engineering Aide II (Instrument Operator)
This position is open for current Regular Full Time County employees only.
This position involves land-surveying work as part of a survey crew that works on County drainage and road projects.
HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $13.30 - $18.09
APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, APRIL 9, 2021 or earlier if filled.
Duties and Responsibilities
The primary task of this position is to effectively operate all survey instruments at or above State standards and County Guidelines. Duties include: The use of Automatic Level and field notes, GPS equipment, Total Station, Data Collector, and field sketches for: Vertical surveying to establish site control marks and construction staking and also Horizontal surveying to establish and/or locate Road Right of ways, easements, property lines, utilities, buildings, fences, etc.
Position requires a high school diploma (or GED).
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of the advanced principles and practices of land surveying and geodetic surveying; knowledge in the operation, function, maintenance and calibration of the survey equipment; basic knowledge of engineering practices are required. Applicant must possess a good background in math and the ability to operate all surveying instruments. Basic CAD knowledge highly desired. Ability to follow instructions and work through projects effectively and efficiently; conduct self in a professional man ne r, courteous and polite at all times. A valid driver's license with the ability to obtain a South Carolina license upon acceptance of position is required.Closing Date/Time: 4/9/2021 11:59 PM Eastern