Weisser Engineering & Surveying

Survey Field Crew Instrument Person

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Type: Full-Time
Position: Survey Field Crew Instrument Person
Location: Houston, TX
Date Posted: May 18, 2023

WES Survey Field Crew Instrument Person Position Opportunity

Who We Are

Weisser Engineering & Surveying (WES) is a comprehensive and multi-disciplined professional services resource to a diversified range of clientele throughout the South-Central Region of the United States. With over half a century of knowledge and expertise within the Civil Engineering, Land Surveying and associated professions, our Team supports our client partners within the Public Infrastructure, Private Development, Energy, and Industrial industries. For over 56 years, WES has provided full service Civil Engineering, Land Surveying, Platting, Mapping, Digital Scanning and Permitting services for development, investigative, recovery and research needs. WES is comprised of skilled, loyal, and dedicated Team Members, with our headquarters located within the Energy Corridor of West Houston, Texas. WES instills over half a century of wisdom and insight into each of our client’s projects by uniting our Team’s expertise with the constant advancement of technology. WES embodies a team environment, where communication, knowledge, and initiative merge to produce quality services and products for our clientele.

WES Survey Field Crew Instrument Person Position Expectations

The Field Crew Instrument Person will use a variety of Land Survey Instruments to support a crew in their daily operations. They will assist in the completion of Field Surveys under the supervision of a Crew Chief. They are responsible for the operation, checking and basic field adjustments of Land Survey equipment (I.E. Tripods, Levels, Total Stations, GNSS Receivers, Data Radios/Modems & Other Necessary Field Equipment). They are able to read and interpret various types of maps and plans associated with the project. They are able to complete neat and orderly field notes for Land Survey operations, with supervision from Crew Chief. The Instrument Person keeps Crew Chief informed of obstacles and/or progress. They load and unload trucks with Land Survey equipment and supplies, in addition to cleaning and maintaining the Land Survey equipment, tools and vehicle. They adhere to all company safety procedures. 


What WES Needs From Our Team Member

  • 2+ Years of Industry Experience, Prior Instrument Experience Preferred
  • Knowledgeable in the Principles & Performance of Basic Types of Surveys, Survey Computations & Field Operations
  • Competent Operating Total Stations, GNSS Receivers, Data Collectors, Tablet PCs, Digital Scanning Equipment is Not Required but a Bonus
  • Experience with Trimble Equipment is Preferred
  • Computer & Technical Skills
  • Professional Verbal Communication Skills
  • Ability to Work in All-Weather Climates
  • Ability to Walk Long Distances Through a Variety of Terrains & Carry Equipment
  • Proven Work History & Strong Work Ethic
  • Ability to Identify & Troubleshoot Issues & Problem Solve Accordingly
  • Ability To Successfully Perform Within A Team Environment 
  • Punctual Attendance
  • Polite, Positive Disposition
  • Demonstrated Proactive Characteristics 
  • Safety Conscience Mindset  

WES Benefits

  • Company Paid Premiums for Medical, Dental, Vision, LTD & Life Insurance (HSA and FSA Plans Available)
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Personal & Holiday)
  • 401(k) Program + Bonus Employer Match
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Professional Organization Membership Fees
  • Professional Trainings + License Education Fees
  • Company Culture Events + Wellness Activities
  • Close Location Proximity to Both Houston Metroplex & Rural South-Central Texas Regions
  • Proximity to Multiple Nationally Recognized & Top-Rated Public-School Districts
  • Schedule Flexibility
  • Paid Gym Membership

Application for:
Survey Field Crew Instrument Person

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