Survey Instrument Man

Job Description:
Survey Instrument Man
McMaster & Associates, Inc. is a Civil Engineering and Land Surveying firm with an office in Madison, Mississippi. Founded in 1987, our firm provides services to a variety of clients throughout central Mississippi to include projects related to roads, streets, bridges, water & sanitary sewer, storm-water, subdivision design, topographic surveys, construction surveys, and land surveying.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Knowledge of:
o Mathematical principles
o Automated surveying software (Topcon preferred)
o Field survey methods and techniques
o Land survey terminology
o Safe work methods
o Customer service principles
Skilled in:
o Using complex optical and electronic instruments and equipment
o Reduction of raw field data
o Using computers and related software
o AutoCAD familiarity
o GPS Equipment
Ability to:
o Read graphic instructions
o Read construction plans and specifications
o Prioritize and assign work
o Training subordinates on work methods
o Prepare reports and written documents including charts, schedules and maps
o Communicate and use interpersonal skills to interact with co-workers, supervisor, the general public, etc. to sufficiently exchange or convey information and to receive work direction
High School Diploma or G.E.D., additional coursework in GIS, engineering technology, mathematics; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.
Must have at the time of hire and be able to maintain a valid Mississippi driver license.
Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Medium Work: Positions in this class typically require: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, lifting, grasping, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions. Medium Work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The work will occur in an office and field environment. Incumbents may be subjected to fumes, odors, dusts, extreme temperatures and work space restrictions.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package to include paid holidays, vacation time, sick/personal days, and medical insurance.

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