Land Surveying, Surveying, Cartography and Photogrammetrics
SUPERVISING LAND SURVEYOR
$9,614.80 - $12,304.93 Monthly
This position supervises a team of professional land surveyors within the Land Surveying and Mapping Unit. The team is responsible for field surveying and/or right-of-way surveying support work. To supervise and participate in professional land surveying work in field surveying and/or right-of-way surveying support work; and to perform related work as required. The Land Surveying and Mapping Unit through competent, innovative, dedicated, and well-trained staff; provides professional land surveying and mapping services in support of planning, design, construction, and maintenance of District water resource facilities.
Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Plan, schedule, assign, monitor and evaluate the work of staff engaged in field surveying and right-of-way plats and descriptions; provide training and technical support to assigned staff.
Administer consultant and professional services contracts; prepare and review contract documents and monitor the work of such contractors.
Conduct field reviews; analyze, resolve and act on problems requiring immediate action such as construction staking projects, deed, map and right-of-way conflicts.
Prepare time and cost estimates of assigned work responsibilities for various projects.
Supervising Land Surveyors sign and seal official documents on behalf of the Land Surveying and Mapping Unit Manager.
Review construction plans to assure complete right-of-way and survey information.
Five years of increasingly responsible experience in performing engineering survey work in either a field or office environment, including two years of functional or technical lead work.
Completion of two years of college in a pre-engineering or related curriculum (civil engineering) or completion of a specialized surveying curriculum.
License or Certificate:
Possession a Professional Land Surveyor license issued by the State of California is required.
Closing Date for Applications: August 2, 2017 by 11:59pm
For detailed information regarding requirements and qualifications for this opening and to apply online, please see the job posting by clicking on the following link:http://agency.governmentjobs.com/scvwd
The Santa Clara Valley Water District (District) is the primary water resources agency for Santa Clara County, California. The District’s core business is to provide residents with a clean and reliable supply of water and protection from flooding. The District encompasses all of the county’s 1,300 square miles and serves the area’s 15 cities, nearly 1.8 million residents, and more than 200,000 c...ommuters.
The mission of the District is a healthy, safe, and enhanced quality of living in Santa Clara County through watershed stewardship and comprehensive management of water resources in a practical, cost-effective, and environmentally sensitive manner.
A seven-member Board of Directors governs the District. The District is an ethnically diverse, family friendly organization with employees who are committed to public service and work collaboratively with other agencies (all levels of government, community-based organizations, and neighborhood organizations) in carrying out the mission of the District.