Rodman Resume Samples

Rodman takes charge of setting up and transporting instruments and equipment related to surveying land and prepares the job site for the surveys. While the duties vary based on the requirements of the project, certain core duties are common and are listed on the Rodman Resume as – loading all needed equipment into the vehicles, clearing the brush or trees away from the survey area, laying out stakes and preparing the area of elevation measurements, assisting the surveyor by holding the prism pole, determining the elevations of different points; measuring the points using tapes or electronic equipment; and holding the rod to ensure correct starting point.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – knowledge of GPS, the ability to operate all types of surveying equipment, measuring experience, and familiarity with a magnetometer, gradiometer, and the echo sounder. Formal education is not mandatory, however, some applicants have formal training and experience.

 

Rodman Resume example

Rodman Resume

Objective : To obtain a position as a Rodman. Proven and verifiable record of producing higher performance standards and enhancing productivity with very few personnel. Able to motivate team members and maximize productivity and morale without financial incentives.

Skills : MS Office, Leadership, Social Orientation.

Description :

    1. Surveyed the property, stake outbuildings, roads, oil/gas wells, bridges, ranches, new construction Survey crew, rodman.
    2. Adjusted and operate surveying instruments such as prisms, theodolites, and electronic distance-measuring equipment.
    3. Performed calculations to determine earth curvature corrections, atmospheric impacts on measurements, traverse closures and adjustments, azimuths, level runs, and placement of markers.
    4. Recorded survey measurements and descriptive data using notes, drawings, sketches, and inked tracings.
    5. Searched for section corners, property irons, and survey points.
    6. Positioned and held the vertical rods, or targets, that theodolite operators use for sighting to measure angles, distances, and elevations.
    7. Compared survey computations with applicable standards to determine the adequacy of data.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma in General


Rodman Resume

Objective : Rodman with over 5 years' experience working in both the public and private sectors. Diplomatic, personable, and adept at managing sensitive situations. Highly organized, self-motivated, and proficient with computers.

Skills : Welding, Electrical, Surveying, Mechanical, Industrial Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the implementation of a construction surveying program for the project.
    2. Provided work control lines and elevations that are required for accurate measurement and correct installation of materials.
    3. Provided checking of as-built conditions that require the use of surveying techniques.
    4. Provided topographic and cross-section surveys as required for planning and payment quantities.
    5. Provided quantity calculations as required.
    6. Prepared documentation of surveying activities.
    7. Maintained condition and adjustment of surveying equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS


Rodman Resume

Objective : Driven individual with over 4 years of customer relations experience. Goal-oriented and hardworking with a proven track record of success. Extensive Customer service training and customer service work-related experience. Outstanding success in building and maintaining customer relations.

Skills : Mechanical, Dependability, Stress Tolerance.

Description :

    1. Performed operation of total station instrument and level for the layout of paving, drainage, water, and sewer for contractors.
    2. Trained as GPS surveyor, duties included operating static and RTK surveys of topo and boundaries.
    3. Performed manual labor tasks as a rodman on survey crews using sight and level rod to establish lines.
    4. Took cross-sections/profiles and ran drainage areas and traverses.
    5. Held prism for EDI shots.
    6. Instructed in and subsequently located property corners, sections, and quarter corners.
    7. Assisted the crew chief with equipment maintenance, rod location, pinpointing property lines, and mapping land.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MA

Rodman Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a position within an organization in which one will be able to excel while achieving personal and professional growth. Able to operate a motor vehicle with a valid license and clean driving record.

Skills : Welding, Electrical, Surveying, Attention-to-Detail.

Description :

    1. Responsible for going to a marked spot to get elevation.
    2. Responsible for setting up equipment.
    3. Had to cut woods line with a machete.
    4. Walk-in woods and swamp water.
    5. Looked over grids of the job site to see where we need to take shots.
    6. Used a tape measure and a rod.
    7. Set up an instrument to provide data relevant to the shape, contour, gravitation, location, elevation, or dimension of land and/or structure for the road.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Rodman Resume

Summary : Seeking a position in the actuarial field that will allow to contributing to the growth of the company and bring proven results. To transport and set up instruments and equipment associated with surveying land and preparing the job site for the survey.

Skills : Customer Service, Leadership, Verbal Communication, Non-verbal Communication.

Description :

    1. Performed land surveys for maintenance, location, and relocation of section corners through the use of GPS equipment and/or conventional surveying equipment.
    2. Performed differential level work.
    3. Assisted in cutting lines of sight.
    4. Performed basic and advanced field calculations for all aspects of survey work.
    5. Performed all additional duties that may be assigned. 
    6. Set out and recover stakes, marks, and other documentation.
    7. Conducted surveys to ascertain the locations of natural features and man-made structures on the Earth's surface.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
AA in Business

Rodman Resume

Objective : Focused, results-driven Rodman professional with a reputation for consistently meeting the most challenging organizational goals and objectives with unequaled success. Seeking the position of Rodman.

Skills : Time Management, Social Perceptiveness, Service Orientation.

Description :

    1. Collected information needed to carry out new surveys using source maps, previous survey data, photographs, computer records, and other relevant information.
    2. Compiled information necessary to stake projects for construction, using engineering plans.
    3. Directed and supervised the work of subordinate members of surveying parties.
    4. Laid out grids, and determined horizontal and vertical controls.
    5. Performed calculations to determine traverse closures and adjustments, azimuths, level runs, and placement of markers. 
    6. Dug ground using a pick, shovel and other hand tools to search for and locate survey monuments.
    7. Held and plumed rod in obtaining elevations and distances.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
GED

Rodman Resume

Objective : Seeking to acquire a position with an Engineering/Land Surveying firm where one can utilize experience as a Professional Land Surveyor to be an asset to the firm.

Skills : Active Listening, Complex Problem Solving, Judgment and Decision Making.

Description :

    1. Cut brush and assisted other crew members.
    2. Operated Tremble GPS Land Survey.
    3. Put in property corners.
    4. Kept all notes for pipe tally while running the crew.
    5. Worked as an instrument man for tie-in crew. 
    6. Read and understood plans and specifications.
    7. Know basic sources of measurement errors. 
    8. Drove stakes to set grades on construction projects.
    9. Provided quality seamless customer service.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS Diploma

Rodman Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Rodman with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Conduct Surveys, CAD, Critical Thinking.

Description :

    1. Performed manual labor, such as cutting brush for lines, carrying stakes, rebar, and other heavy items, and stacking rods.
    2. Prepared topographic and contour maps of land surveyed, including site features and other relevant information such as charts, drawings, and survey notes.
    3. Set out and recovered stakes, marks, and other documentation.
    4. Surveyed the land and locating the property corner.
    5. Kept all notes for pipe tally while running the crew.
    6. Worked as an instrument man for tie-in crew.
    7. Put stakes down to mark out Centerline as well as outer boundaries and extra workspace.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED in Education

Rodman Resume

Objective : Worked in a variety of jobs and positions, would like to find a friendly professional workplace to learn new skills while building on prior experiences, a friendly upbeat person who enjoys being part of a team. Detail-oriented, multi-tasked, and motivated to always perform to the best of abilities.

Skills : Strong Computer, Leadership, Sales.

Description :

    1. Set spads underground to ensure that centers were maintained in accordance with state & federal regulations.
    2. Collected coal sections.
    3. Posted back corners so that map could be accurately updated for mining & mapping purposes.
    4. Performed outside surveys which required walking through the mountains and carrying equipment. 
    5. Worked primarily in the field on control, topographic surveys, and pipeline surveys as Instrument Man / Rodman of a one, two, or three-person field crew.
    6. Cut and removed brush and undergrowth for a line of sight.
    7. Performed mathematical calculations and field checking of field data.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GS

Rodman Resume

Objective : Seeking to become a part of a company that can help grow and expand knowledge. To challenge skills so that one can better them under strong leadership.

Skills : Supervising, Data Entry, Report Writing, Communications, Problem Resolution.

Description :

    1. Daily met with Construction Foremen and Safety Inspectors.
    2. Worked in the preliminary and as-built aspects of pipelines.
    3. Calculated and stake proposed pipeline routes, well locations, and surface sites in the field.
    4. Completed numerous boundary surveys.
    5. Provided assistance in preparing areas to be surveyed for major gas plant construction.
    6. Assisted in creating clear paths for measuring distances for alignments.
    7. Load trucks with appropriate materials, equipment, and tools for field sites.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
HS Diploma