Announcement: ODOT17-1778oc Civil Engineering Specialist 1 – Graduate Survey Program Highway Division – Region 3 White City
ODOT's Graduate Survey Program is designed for recent survey graduates to transition from student to full-time land surveyors. For up to 24 months, GSP participants are provided rotational assignments throughout ODOT surveying, construction and engineering disciplines. Participants are recognized as full-time employees, receiving a salary, a full benefits package, and mentorship from a registered professional land surveyor (PLS). This can provide up to two years qualifying time toward obtaining PLS licensure.
Ideal GSP candidates will have recently passed (or be prepared to take and pass) the Land Surveyor in Training exam. Program training is provided through rotational assignments in areas such as roadway design, construction engineering, right of way engineering, construction survey, and project development survey for a minimum of 18 months and a maximum of two years. The program is open to all qualified applicants including current, qualified ODOT employees.
We are recruiting for a GSP candidate to join our survey team in White City. This person will independently handle complex survey analysis projects by:
Leading a survey field crew.
Developing centerlines, rights of way, and boundary resolutions.
Preparing legal maps for filing.
Performing deed and survey research.
Writing property descriptions.
Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor's degree in civil or transportation-related engineering; OR A Fundamentals of Surveying certificate (FS).
Special Qualifications: Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s).
Applications will be considered from students scheduled to graduate by June 2018.
For questions and application support, call 503-373-7377.
ODOT is an Affirmative Action and EEO Employer.
To learn more and apply, click here, or visit odotjobs.com and search for ODOT17-1778oc.
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