Survey Technician

Nashville, TN

Posted: 06/22/2022 Employment Type: Temp/Contract Job Number: real_street-2292 Pay Rate: 32.00 USD HOUR

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives for the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects. As a leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the top companies throughout the continental U.S.

RealStreet currently has a great opportunity for a Survey Technician.  This individual will support our client, an engineering design and consulting firm that is headquartered in Alabama with a growing number of offices throughout the country. In addition to a competitive salary, this position provides a comprehensive benefits package which includes paid holidays and time off, an extensive insurance plan and a 401(k)-retirement plan with a generous company match (additional benefit details listed below).

Job Responsibilities

The Survey Technician will become a part of our client’s civil design office in Nashville, TN. This position is responsible for working on a wide variety of survey and design projects with multiple teams from offices across the company’s footprint.

Additional responsibilities of the Survey Technician include:

  • Develop surface models and work with survey data within AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Reduce field notes and compute traverses
  • Prepare preliminary designs for less complex construction projects
  • Prepare layout work for field survey crews on construction projects
  • Sets preliminary and final grades
  • Interprets survey data for mapping while creating cross-sections and templates
  • Assist in the collection of survey data and completion of field surveys

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Survey Technician include: 

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Coursework at a vocational school including engineering technology
  • Three (3) years of experience as an Engineering Technician or CADD Technician
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D, latest version
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Authorized to work in the U.S. 


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes: 

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Voluntary Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & long-term disability insurance

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RealStreet is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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