Corpus Christi, TX, United States
Oct 27, 2020
Feb 09, 2021
Assists Survey Party Chief in supervising a crew making surveys for the planning, design, and construction of roads, drainage facilities, and other county facilities. Performs other functions involved in the work of a survey field party.
The employee is required to be on duty before, during, and after natural disasters and emergencies, as directed by the supervisor.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assists Survey Party Chief in supervising the survey crew. In the absence of the Party Chief, gives daily work assignments to crew members.
May perform inspections and maintain inspection records.
May record field notes, calculate survey results, and help prepare working drawings.
Interprets policies to workers and enforces safety regulations.
Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving them.
May perform any of the duties of other survey crew members, including:
- Operating level and transit.
- Setting grade hub for road construction as well as grades for drainage ditches.
- Operating electronic transit and distance meter.
- Operating rod and chain.
- Reading instruments and accurately recording the results.
- Making survey calculations.
- Locating survey points.
- Maintaining benchmark controls.
- Performing various drafting tasks.
- Operating survey vehicle.
- Clearing brush.
- Maintaining survey equipment.
Performs such other duties as may be assigned.
In the absence of the Survey Party Chief, the incumbent supervises survey party crew members. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with Nueces County policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) plus at least two years of experience on a survey crew.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
Texas Motor Vehicle Operator's License or available alternative means of transportation.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ability to operate surveying equipment. Good knowledge of the safe operation of equipments and of safety standards.
Ability to perform mathematical calculations and to read and write in standard English.
Ability to perform strenuous physical activity involving walking, bending, and lifting heavy objects.
Ability to understand and carry out oral instructions.
Ability to get along with co-workers and the public.
Ability to motivate and supervise employees.
Available benefits as a Nueces County employee:
Group Insurance Benefits Health Insurance - Aetna
Dental Insurance - optional Vision Insurance - optional Short and Long-term Disability Insurance - optional Voluntary Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
Flexible health and dependent day care accounts
Retirement program - TCDRS
Deferred Compensation 457
Paid time off - Vacation, Sick leave, Holidays
Education Assistance Program
Do you have a High School Diploma or GED certificate?
Website : http://www.co.nueces.tx.us