Seasonal Survey Technician

Woodbury, MN

Seasonal Survey Technician - ( 240002CM )


Strong communities don’t just happen—they’re built. They’re creatively imagined, collaboratively planned, and readied to face tomorrow with optimism. We’re driving the future of Community Development. Our experts lead their fields, collaborating on projects that are as technically challenging as they are impactful, creative, and fulfilling. We’re a place where you can apply your passion—and find endless opportunities to help make communities more equitable, resilient, and livable.

Your Opportunity

We provide our clients a full range of surveying and mapping services. Through our work, we define land boundaries and analyze spatial data. We are looking for entry level to experienced Survey Technicians at multiple locations. You will work with direct supervision and general direction on tasks and smaller projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the guidance of a Senior Surveyor. You will perform surveying, mapping and data collection activities.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Produces basic CAD drawings on assigned projects including boundary, topographic, land title surveys and tree surveys.

  • Assists in reviews and processes the results of field surveys, including the shape, contour, location, elevation, and dimensions of land features.

  • Loads vehicles with tools and equipment, ensuring materials are loaded correctly.

  • May be required to drive company or personal vehicle to reach jobsites.

  • Researches survey records and land titles to obtain information about property boundaries and areas to be surveyed and coordinates findings with the work of engineers, clients and others involved in projects.

  • Responsible for safe operation and maintenance of vehicles, tools, and equipment.

  • Verifies the accuracy of field survey data, including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites.

  • Prepares data, charts, plots, maps, records, and documents related to surveys.

  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Working knowledge of field survey methods and calculations.

  • Working knowledge of local survey laws, rules, and regulations.

  • Developing understanding of field instrumentation, GPS, and robotic total stations.

  • Good cooperative skills in working efficiently with a team.

  • Good math skills, including algebra and trigonometry.

  • Working knowledge of CAD standards and relevant software programs including AutoCAD Cilvil3D, MicroStation, Trimble Business Center, and related software.

  • Possess a valid driver's license with a good driving record.

Education and Experience

Associate's degree or technical school. 0-2 years of related work experience preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and related experience.

Position will primarily work in an office and field setting (seasonal).

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.


Benefits Summary: Regular full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Regular full-time and part-time employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).

Temporary/casual employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.

The benefits information listed above may not apply to union positions because benefits for such positions are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreements.

Primary Location : United States-Wisconsin-Cottage Grove

Other Locations : United States-Ohio-Columbus, United States-Minnesota-Woodbury, United States-Minnesota-Plymouth

Organization : BC-1938 CommDev-US North Central

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Entry Level

Travel : Yes, 100 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jun 7, 2024, 8:52:59 AM

Req ID: 240002CM


Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans

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