JOB POSTING NOTICE OF EXTERNAL RECRUITMENT POSTING #MG-254-18 LOCATION: ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT, FIELD ENGINEERING SECTION, CARSON FIELD OFFICE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
To perform advanced level land survey work using a variety of instrumentation, and to assist and fill in for the Survey Party Chief.
JOB SUMMARY: Under general supervision from a Survey Party Chief or higher classification, the incumbent will work on land survey field crew set up, operate and adjust a total station and field data collector equipment to establish alignment, control line, and property survey line; measure angles for curves, control line, traverses, closures, and property surveys; operate level to establish precise benchmark circuit, profile, cross sections, contour grids and grades; adjust and maintain instruments; give survey alignment to the survey party worker using tract maps, city and county maps, and field books; calculate elevation, curves, grades and distance; record all topography locations; use pipe and metal locator; use Computer Aided Design and other software related to land surveying such as Eagle Point, Microstation 8, StarNET ACTIVESYNC and Total Station instruments and data collectors; set up blowers and other safety equipment; enter sewer manholes and structures to obtain invert elevation, size, material and center line of pipe; assume duties of leadership of the crew during periods of absence of crew leader; may conduct safety meetings; analyze data from field crews and provide technical support and training to field crews; set standards for uniform surveying; coordinate survey projects for efficiency; operate instruments used in survey work with full technical expertise; use and instruct others in the use and care of electronic, digital survey equipment and perform related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Applicants must possess a valid California Class C driver license - AND - Two years of experience with the County Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County performing duties of a Survey Party Worker II -OR- Three years' experience operating a variety of digital survey equipment.
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Have aCertificate of Completion for a college level 2-year Survey/Mapping program; Have passed the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Fundamental of Surveying (FS) Exam; and Have obtained Land Surveyor-In-Training (LSIT) certification.
EXAMPLES OF ASSESSMENT CRITERIA The competitive selection process may cover the knowledge of : algebra, geometry, trigonometry; principles, methods, and techniques of surveying and drafting; the ability to : o perate surveying equipment, make complex mathematical calculations involving geodetics; prepare drawings from field survey notes; prepare, review and maintain field survey notes; lift heavy objects; train survey crew members; and coordinate survey projects to eliminate duplication.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Please apply online at within the application period.
Rsums will not be accepted in lieu of a completed LACSD Employment Application or online application.
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SELECTION PROCESS: Applications and Supplemental Questionnaires will be reviewed and evaluated for relevant experience and education.
Candidates considered to have the best qualifications will be invited to the written exam.
Candidates must receive a qualifying score on each selection component to move forward in the selection process.
The selection process will consist of a written test weighted 50%; and an interview weighted 50%. An eligibility list will be established based upon a combination of the qualified candidate's exam and interview score.
NOTE: This posting will remain open until vacancy is filled and is subject to closure without notice.
Prior to appointment, a thorough reference check will be conducted.
The recommended candidate must undergo a job related pre-employment physical, which includes a drug and alcohol test.
Candidates are also subject to a review of their DMV records for moving violations, chargeable accidents or more serious charges.
As an equal opportunity employer, the Districts strongly encourage qualified minorities, women and disabled persons to apply.
Closing Date/Time: Continuous
County Sanitation Districts Of Los Angeles County