Job ID:  26421406


Application Type:  Seeking Full-time (post graduate opportunities)

Job Title:  GPS Technician (Construction)

Description:  GPS Technician (Construction) Grand Forks, ND The GPS Technician is a full time position intended to provide support for horizontal and vertical controls of excavation, material placement, pavement milling, and asphalt paving operations. The technician will be an essential crew member for various aspects of the construction process for a multiple projects throughout the state of North Dakota. Specifically setting up GPS and total station positioning equipment, calibrating sites, loading 3D models onto machine controlled equipment and rover data collectors, line and grade verification, and point stakeout. The technician would also work with equipment operators and management staff confirming that all planned and specified lines and grades are being achieved. Additional responsibilities would include reading and understanding construction plans, set up and take down of GPS base and rover receivers as well as total stations and related hand-held equipment. Must have the ability to follow all Strata Corporation company policies and procedures for a safe working environment and be able work outdoors in varying weather conditions around heavy equipment and other machinery. The assistant must also adhere to the PPE (personal protective equipment) requirements of the project and maintain individual PPE in a functional condition as supplied by the company. Responsibilities: Set up and take down various types of site positioning and grade control equipment Care for and properly use high precision measurement systems in a field setting Use field software designed for Heavy/Highway Construction projects Set line and grade stakes for various aspects of the construction process Participate in safety meetings as required Physical Requirements: Must be able to work in a field environment with inclement weather, extreme heat, dust, and noise Must be able to carry hand-held measurement equipment weighing up to 15 lbs. as well as lift equipment cases and accessories weighing up to 50 lbs. Must be able to work extended hours and a typical 6 day work week Experience/Qualifications/Education Basic surveying skills and understanding preferred High school diploma and secondary education degree in the Construction, Engineering, or Surveying field General knowledge and understanding of Heavy/Highway Construction projects Compensation: Compensation package is dependent upon qualifications and experience Must possess current valid driver's license and pass pre-employment drug testing and background check. Strata Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their veteran status, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, national origin, age, religion, or any other characteristic protected under local, state or federal statute, ordinance, or regulation.

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