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Surveying and Mapping Technician

Surveying and Mapping Technician

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking an enthusiastic and energetic Surveying and Mapping Technician to join our team in Orlando, FL and assist professional staff in the planning, execution and delivery of surveying and mapping projects and related deliverable products.


Key Responsibilities

  • Must be able to multi-task relating to projects and deliverable products
  • Maintain flexible schedule to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Evaluate, process, and map traditional field notes, electronic data collection, and GPS/GNSS files
  • Provide technical mapping support in production of deliverable surveying and mapping products
  • Prepare CAD deliverables to client specific standards
  • Perform survey computations and adjustments
  • Interpret and map legal descriptions
  • Prepare legal descriptions and sketches
  • Records research
  • Work with project managers to achieve department goals
  • Maintain good relations with Wood subconsultants
  • Maintain good client relations

Skills / Qualifications


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2+ years of experience working in the surveying and mapping profession
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency with computer systems and basic office software
  • Demonstrated proficiency and working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or MicroStation/GEOPAK, and GIS
  • Quality control oriented with attention to detail
  • Knowledge of and experience in survey computations and adjustments
  • Knowledge of boundary survey principles
  • Commitment to work with other sections and divisions of Wood
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to new technologies
  • Ability to work on several jobs simultaneously
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy


  • Ability and wiliness to occasionally work in the field
  • NSPS Certified Survey Technician (CST) certification or ability to procure in 6 months
  • Knowledge of and experience in field survey procedures

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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