AECOM Chief Surveyor in Las Vegas, Nevada

Business Line Government

Position Title Chief Surveyor

United States of America - Nevada

Las Vegas

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

The Chief Surveyor performs routine to technical survey duties to establish, maintain, and update Government compatible range target databases that reflect range roads, targets, locations, target configurations, and road conditions. Duties are performed at multiple locations on the contract sites associated with Target Operations. Functioning independently or as chief of a survey party, performs field surveys engaged in making plane and/or geodetic surveys for construction, topographic, as-built/record, engineering, GIS data collection and control survey projects.

Essential Responsibilities:

Accountable for the collection and maintenance of the contract GIS related documentation associated with Range Target Operations.

Conducts and provides oversight of survey operations ensuring data quality.

Produces, distributes, and/or assists with the development of work product and documentation in accordance with contract requirements for target operations.

Manages Target Operations database for accuracy, updating and in agreement with current target activities.

Assists with Range Clean operations, updates targets database immediately as operations are completed.

Reviews and follows target operation to include but not limited to procedures, policies, USAF Instructions, manuals, technical orders, and DOD instructions, policies and procedures pertaining to range target operations.

Responsible for collecting all range, target and road status data and updating databases .

Makes detailed field notes of record data and field observations containing tabular and graphical data in accordance with established standards for survey field notes.

Utilizes automated field survey codes and equipment to collect and document survey data in accordance with project specific requirements.

Read, analyze and interpret engineering/construction plans and perform field survey work from blueprints, shop drawings and sketches.

Assist supervisor to develop the deadlines, projects, and work to be completed.

Keeps supervisor informed of progress, potentially controversial matters, or far reaching implications.

May assist in the training of others associated with providing comprehensive survey services.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Position Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

Requires a high school diploma or equivalent and five or more years of DOD/Government target operations experience. Related experience involves performing field data collection using electronic survey measuring instruments and related electronic measuring instruments and related electronic collecting devices. Must possess a working knowledge in operating surveying equipment, including electronic theodolite total station, levels, data collector, and GPS equipment. Competent in PC and MS Office Software. Strong written and oral presentation skills. Excellent organization skills and ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously. Possess strong logical and analytical problem-solving skills. Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines. Position requires the ability to qualify for and maintain a Secret Security Clearance. Possess a valid state issued driver’s license.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

Work is performed regularly outdoors, exposed to all weather conditions. Requires the ability to stand for prolonged periods of time and must be able to occasionally work at heights. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Such positions involve regular handling, grasping, kneeling, walking on uneven surfaces, climbing hills, climbing ladders, work at heights, and constant use of vision and mental alertness is required. Possess correctable vision for viewing objects using surveyor devices and scopes. Outside work in hot and cold or wet weather is often required.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledgeable and conversant in USAF and DOD Instructions for Range Target Operations. Current Secret Security clearance. Proficient in MS Office, MS Project, and MS Visio.

RSS Incumbent Preferred

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Craft/Trade

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 170547BR