Classified Ad Title:
September 15, 2021
$69,932 annually - $85,995 annually
Location of Position
Administration - Ops Complex-BLDA
Surveyor is responsible for supervising personnel associated with the dispatch of projects. Manage the project scope of work and expectations of clients. Ensure that all safety procedures are followed. Serve as the primary project technical expert and assist with technical problem solutions. Coordinate and maintain liaison with other sections, disciplines, and utilities.
This position has formal supervisory responsibilities over other employees.
Project Surveyor: Apply advanced Surveying and Geomatics principles, practices, and methods in support of the section's overall strategic goals and objectives. Responsible for managing survey projects as assigned. Work with customers to develop project scope of work and deliverables. Provide oversite, quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC), and professional guidance of all field and office survey activities associated with assigned project. Perform other related survey work as assigned.
Survey Operations Coordinator: Apply advanced Surveying and Geomatics principles, practices, and methods in support of the sections overall strategic goals and objectives. Responsible for scheduling the work of all field and office technical staff. Provide oversite, quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC) and professional guidance of all field and office survey activities associated with assigned project. Perform other related work as assigned.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
•Supervise survey personnel in obtaining and adjusting horizontal/vertical measurements taken in the fieldused for designing and locating pipelines, canals, tunnels, dams, reservoirs, and buildings.
•Prepare hydrographic/topographic maps showing contours and all other physical features. Manage aerialmapping requests.
•Supervise the establishment and retracing of property boundaries, land lines, property and sectioncorners taken from an analysis and interpretation of legal descriptions, plats, and notes.
•Research, organize, analyze, and interpret legal descriptions, plans, and notes associated with assignedwork.
•Prepare detailed real estate, right-of-way and license maps, and legal descriptions which are made apermanent part of legal documents.
•Design and review control networks, reports, plans, and estimates.
• Supervise and support survey personnel performing full range office and field assignments and review technical ability of subordinates.
• Train or recommend training to technicians in survey techniques, mathematical calculations, and computer analysis or survey data.
• Review and interpret data during conduct of work and make recommendations.
• Coordinate and maintain liaison with other sections, divisions, and utilities on surveying matters.
• Ensure the maintenance of safety standards in all areas of operation.
• Perform related work as required.
Education and Experience
• Associate’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Surveying and Mapping or related field.
• Minimum 5 years of related work experience balanced between office and field and 2 years supervisory experience.
• Any equivalent combination of certifications, education, or experience that provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities for the position.
Licenses, Registration, and Certifications
• Registration as a Professional Land Surveyor in the state of Colorado.
• Must be able to possess and maintain a valid Class ‘R’ Colorado driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record.
About Denver Water
Applications will be accepted until a sufficient number are received. Denver Water reserves the right to either close or extend a posting.
Denver Water proudly serves high-quality water and promotes its efficient use to 1.5 million people in the city of Denver and many surrounding suburbs. Denver Water aspires to be the best water utility in the nation. The organization is a responsible steward of the resources, assets and natural environment entrusted to us in order to provide a high-quality water supply, a resilient and reliable system, and excellent customer service.
Denver Water is committed to the health and well-being of our employees. Smoking, including e-cigarettes, is prohibited on all Denver Water property.
Denver Water offers excellent benefits that include a pension plan, a 401K Plan with 3% match, a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan, Health and Dental coverage, Life Insurance, and Paid Time Off. A background check will be conducted to verify the information submitted on the application. Please be sure that all information on the application is correct and complete, do not say "see resume". If the application is not fully completed, we (Denver Water), will not accept your application.
An offer of employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of a post-offer drug test. For a position of this type, Denver Water tests for the following: amphetamines, cocaine, marijuana (THC), opiates, phencyclidine (PCP), and alcohol.
A strength test will also be conducted due to the physical requirements of the position.
Denver Water is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, disability, age, military status, or marital status in making employment or business decisions. It also prohibits sexual harassment in the workplace or in its dealings with the public. The organization encourages and welcomes diversity of backgrounds in its workforce. Denver Water complies with the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA).