Survey Technician Resume Samples

A Survey Technician undertakes the job of surveying lands to locate property boundaries, structures and specific pieces of land. Construction, surveying and realtor companies hire these services to perform all the duties mentioned on the Survey Technician Resume – confirming exact locations, marking boundaries and routes, calculating angles to plot slope, measuring and organizing other surveying information, clearing brush and debris from the land, collecting and recording geographic information using electronic tools like GPS; and gathering vital information from the site to create topographical maps.

Even though the duties vary from job to job, the following skills are crucial for this position – a strong interest in mathematics and physics; ability to travel to fields and other sites to conduct the work, the potential to tolerate extreme weather conditions and seasons and being good with numerals. In most cases, the minimum education needed is a college technical diploma.

Survey Technician Resume example

Survey Technician Resume

Headline : Worked with technology and can pick up on most things rather quickly. Always willing to learn something new and help other people.

Skills : Commercial Driver, Landscape Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Adjusted and operate surveying instruments such as prisms and electronic distance-measuring equipment.
    2. Compiled information necessary to stake projects for construction, using engineering plans.
    3. Ran rods for benches and cross-section elevations.
    4. Positioned and held the vertical rods, or targets used for sighting in order to measure angles, distances, and elevations.
    5. Recorded survey measurements and descriptive data, using notes, drawings, sketches, and inked tracings.
    6. Performed calculations to determine earth curvature corrections, atmospheric impacts on measurements, traverse closures and adjustments.
    7. Conducted surveys to ascertain the locations of natural features and human-made structures on the Earth's surface.
    8. Searched for section corners, property irons, and survey points.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Graduated


Survey Technician III Resume

Summary : Accurate frame and single vision finished lense blank inventory. Working for Lowe's Home Centers open a new experierence with logistics of a major home improvement center.

Skills : Optical Dispensing, Adjusting Tools, Inventory Control.

Description :

    1. Verified the land boundaries per surveying caps left by previous surveyors or re-establish them using GLO caps left by the federal government.
    2. Cut parcels of land to divide up between people who may need them separated.
    3. Checked on trespass on lands that may suspect trespass.
    4. Re-established land boundaries of clients who need new maps of there properties done.
    5. Re-established the boundaries for the eight northern pueblos whose neighbors were on trespass on tribal lands.
    6. Set and established the route for the substation and power lines that are on the Pojoaque Pueblo reservation.
    7. Worked under pressure to finish a job by a deadline set by the federal/state/tribal governments.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Opthalmic Technology


Survey Technician II Resume

Headline : Surveying technicians need high levels of skill in drawing diagrams, charts and maps.

Skills : Adobe Acrobat, Topographical Surveys, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Applied technical expertise to download and import field survey data into Microstation using GeoPak software.
    2. Equipped field crews with maps of bounded out deeds to help pinpoint existing landmarks and property corners.
    3. Facilitated in the location of control points and surveying areas by uploading coordinates into the data collector using ForeSite DXM.
    4. Generated plats, topographic files, and supporting documentation according to client specifications.
    5. Interacted extensively with licensed surveyors, field crews, and clients to define and meet all project specifications.
    6. Maintained project files/documents and assisted in drafting technical reports as required by the client.
    7. Provided administrative and clerical support as needed.
    8. Supported survey crews by clearly conveying all project requirements and strictly adhering to all industry standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S

Survey Technician I Resume

Objective : Service Advisor with the motivation, desire, knowledge, and skills required to diagnose and repair malfunctions in complete mechanical systems.

Skills : Land Development, Auto Cad, Boundary Surveys.

Description :

    1. Adjusted and operate surveying instruments such as prisms, theodolites, and electronic distance-measuring equipment.
    2. Compiled information necessary to stake projects for construction, using engineering plans.
    3. Positioned and held the vertical rods, or targets, that theodolite operators use for sighting in order to measure angles, distances, and elevations.
    4. Recorded survey measurements and descriptive data, using notes, drawings, sketches, and inked tracings.
    5. Conducted surveys to ascertain the locations of natural features and human-made structures on the Earth's surface, underground.
    6. Searched for section corners, property irons, and survey points.
    7. Set out and recover stakes, marks, and other documentation.
    8. Maintained equipment and vehicles used by surveying crews.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Air Force

Jr. Survey Technician Resume

Objective : Explaining charts and maps; planning land and water surveys; preparing technical or research reports;

Skills : Auto CAD, Micro Station, Visual Basic, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Worked with Survey and Drafting departments to supply information needed for metes and bounds description of subject properties.
    2. Supplied ownership and metes and bounds description for adjoining properties.
    3. Located and ownership of any and all public utilities affecting subject properties.
    4. Reviewed title for the location of any and all encumbrances on the subject property.
    5. Set up files for each tract of land with current deeds, tax cards, tax maps and any easements affecting tracts of land.
    6. Supplied chain of title for proof of ownership for a title. Stakeout and collection of land survey point using data collectors.
    7. Established elevation benchmarks and performed as-built surveys on residential and commercial projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Survey Technician/Executive Resume

Headline : To obtain a career support position with a company that provides opportunities for advancement based on strong technical and business skills.

Skills : Technical Skills, Organizational Skills.

Description :

    1. Adjusted and operate surveying instruments such as prisms, theodolites, and electronic distance-measuring equipment.
    2. Performed calculations to determine earth curvature corrections, atmospheric impacts on measurements, traverse closures and adjustments.
    3. Recorded survey measurements and descriptive data using notes, drawings, sketches, and inked tracings.
    4. Searched for section corners, property irons, and survey points.
    5. Positioned and hold the vertical rods, or targets, that theodolite operators use for sighting to measure angles, distances, and elevations.
    6. Compared survey computations with applicable standards to determine the adequacy of data.
    7. Set out and recover stakes, marks, and other documentation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Science

Asst. Survey Technician Resume

Objective : Working to contribute to the success and productivity of the company.

Skills : Dedicated, Loyal, Honest, Dependable.

Description :

    1. Designed CAD projects for the FDOT district five using MicroStation V8 with Geopak, under strict deadlines and standards.
    2. Updated and detailed Right of Way Details and Control Maps for the Florida Turnpike, Interstate, and State Route.
    3. Detailed property boundary details and wrote legal descriptions for various subdivisions in Volusia County.
    4. Printed and prepared all plans to be sent to the District Five review board.
    5. Designed a series of boundary surveys on an as-needed basis.
    6. Completed a review and examination of aerial photographs provided by Orange County.
    7. Delivered necessary materials/plans to clients and government agencies.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Lead Survey Technician Resume

Headline : Quick learner in mastering diverse technologies to meet client needs, and surveying and measuring land.

Skills : Survey Link, Adobe Acrobat, Communication skills.

Description :

    1. Organized daily route assignments and collection of data of survey crews.
    2. Verified, redesigned and Quality checked miles of pre-engineered fiber design path using Google Weaver mobile and desktop tool.
    3. Revamped the survey collection process where the collected data was bad.
    4. Solved Data corruption transfer issue between GE Mapsight device and Arc GIS software.
    5. Initiated training of Survey technicians to help with Fiber optic network construction design to meet project deliverable dates.
    6. Submitted and advised fiber-optic network design changes that the client approved of the suggestions.
    7. Interpreted Architectural, Structural and Steel blueprints for DSG's construction projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Management

Associate Survey Technician Resume

Headline : Utilize skills and knowledge in a position offering the opportunity for increasing career growth and advancement.

Skills : Adobe, Survey Methodology, Oil and Gas, Platting.

Description :

    1. Responsible for coordination of projects and survey computations.
    2. Assisted with whatever activity my supervisor needed to be performed.
    3. Surveyed Instrument Technician- work outdoors by collecting information to be used in making Construction.
    4. Worked indoors and assist land surveyors by doing computer-aided drafting and computation in offices.
    5. Responsible for monitored prisms to check for any land movement.
    6. Surveyed asbuilts for various construction sites on the property.
    7. Performed Blast hole sampling and various survey projects on the mine property.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Survey Technician Resume

Headline : Set up, adjust and operate the equipment used at surveying job sites. They measure, record and calculate data based on readings from those instruments.

Skills : Field Survey Work, Office Networking Solutions.

Description :

    1. Operated and maintained survey equipment on site.
    2. Assisted with the final design of the survey in the office.
    3. Location services are on-site for underground electrical, telephone, and cable utility lines.
    4. Downloaded field data from data collectors to company server.
    5. Drove and maintained company vehicle and company boating equipment.
    6. Assisted with office networking solutions when needed.
    7. Located previously installed pipelines and related equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AA