Instrument Operator I

Job Locations US-FL-Tallahassee
Job ID
2021-1552
Category
Geospatial/ Land Surveying
Type
Full Time

Overview

This is an entry level position with on-the-job training. A Rod Person will function as a member of a field survey crew performing survey tasks. Responsibilities may include clearing line, establishing points, locating survey points, leveling as well as looking after the stocking and maintenance of the assigned crew vehicle, supplies and equipment. 

 

At WGI, you will find talented, passionate associates providing exceptional service in collaborative, team-driven environments, all while having fun and enjoying the work they do. WGI takes pride in being one of the nation’s top consulting firms -- and we have the awards to prove it. We work to stay ahead of the curve by investing in the latest tools and technology. WGI is always looking for remarkable individuals to join our team and help us grow in our vision. If you think you are an innovative, self-motivated team-player, and want to shape your community, join our WGI team today!

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Ability to work with others
  • Cleanliness and Organization skills helpful
  • Awareness of the outdoor environment
  • Interest in advanced technologies
  • Communicate and coordinate effectively with others to facilitate the timely and accurate completion of projects
  • Safety
  • Dependability and Responsive
  • Immediate room for advancement and promotion  

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent is required
  • Knowledge of basic math (addition/subtraction, multiplication and division)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills and the motivation to follow instructions completely and accurately while working in rough terrain and inclement weather
  • An opportunity to travel
  • A valid driver’s license is preferred
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis. We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of employment visas

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Work requires using a machete, shovel and sledgehammer or other appropriate tools. Lifting and carrying equipment weighing up to 50 lbs. over rough terrain may be required. Hand-eye coordination is necessary to operate various pieces of field equipment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is often required to sit, stand, walk, use hands/fingers to handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls, and reach with hands and arms, speak, and hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, and smell. The employee must be able to get in and out of vehicle multiple times a day and drive 30 to 60 miles daily. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.


Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential function of this job. The employee works outside in all types of weather conditions, possibly for extended periods of time. The terrain may be rough, steep, wet or swampy. Vegetation may be dense, and insects, snakes or animals may be encountered.


This is an outdoor position, and an ability to tolerate a wide range of field conditions is required.

 

If you have what it takes to join our growing organization and want to be part of a dedicated team, please submit your resume for review by our Talent Acquisition Team. WGI provides a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and an outstanding work environment.  Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

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