Make exact measurements and determine property boundaries.
Provide data relevant to the shape, contour, gravitation, location, elevation, or dimension of land or land features on or near the earth's surface for engineering, mapmaking, mining, land evaluation, construction, and other purposes.
Verify the accuracy of survey data including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites.
Search legal records, survey records, and land titles to obtain information about property boundaries in areas to be surveyed.
Calculate heights, depths, relative positions, property lines, and other characteristics of terrain.
Prepare and maintain sketches, maps, reports, and legal descriptions of surveys to describe, certify, and assume liability for work performed.
Direct or conduct surveys to establish legal boundaries for properties, based on legal deeds and titles.
Prepare or supervise preparation of all data, charts, plots, maps, records, and documents related to surveys.
Write descriptions of property boundary surveys for use in deeds, leases, or other legal documents.
Compute geodetic measurements and interpret survey data to determine positions, shapes, and elevations of geomorphic and topographic features.
Determine longitudes and latitudes of important features and boundaries in survey areas using theodolites, transits, levels, and satellite-based global positioning systems (GPS).
Record the results of surveys including the shape, contour, location, elevation, and dimensions of land or land features.
Coordinate findings with the work of engineering and architectural personnel, clients, and others concerned with projects.
Establish fixed points for use in making maps, using geodetic and engineering instruments.
Train assistants and helpers, and direct their work in such activities as performing surveys or drafting maps.
Adjust surveying instruments to maintain their accuracy.
Plan and conduct ground surveys designed to establish baselines, elevations, and other geodetic measurements.
Analyze survey objectives and specifications to prepare survey proposals or to direct others in survey proposal preparation.
Develop criteria for survey methods and procedures.
Survey bodies of water to determine navigable channels and to secure data for construction of breakwaters, piers, and other marine structures.
Conduct research in surveying and mapping methods using knowledge of techniques of photogrammetric map compilation and electronic data processing.
Surveyor Resume Sample Keywords and Simple Resume Phrases
Developing objectives and strategies
Handling and moving objects
Inspecting equipment, structures, or material
Guiding, directing, and motivating subordinates
Training and teaching others
Evaluating information to determine compliance with standards
Judging the qualities of things, services, or people
Developing and building teams
Organizing, planning, and prioritizing work
Staffing organizational units
Establishing and maintaining interpersonal relationships
Provide consultation and advice to others
Documenting and recording information
Performing general physical activities
Communicating with supervisors, peers, or subordinates
Communicating with persons outside organization
Decision making, creative thinking and problem solving
Updating and using relevant knowledge
Drafting, laying out, and specifying technical devices, parts, and equipment
Performing administrative activities
Identifying objects, actions, and events
Interpreting the meaning of information for others
Monitor processes, materials, or surroundings
Analyzing data or information
Controlling machines and processes
Operating vehicles, mechanized devices, or equipment
Interacting with computers
Resolving conflicts and negotiating with others
Coaching and developing others
Repairing and maintaining electronic equipment
Scheduling work and activities
Estimating the quantifiable characteristics of products, events, or information
Monitoring and controlling resources
Coordinating the work and activities of others
Performing for or working directly with the public
Analyze technical data, designs, or preliminary specifications
Use land surveying techniques
Collect scientific or technical data
Conduct land surveys
Interpret aerial photographs
Read tape measure
Use knowledge of regulations in surveying or construction activities
Conduct plant location surveys
Estimate cost for engineering projects
Estimate time needed for project
Obtain land survey data using surveying instruments
Research property records
Operate land or site surveying instruments
Determine project methods and procedures
Analyze spatial data
Examine engineering documents for completeness or accuracy
Use drafting or mechanical drawing techniques
Understand engineering data or reports
Read technical drawings
Use building or land use regulations
Use physical science research techniques
Use scientific research methodology
Bid engineering, construction or extraction projects
Communicate technical information
Conduct geological surveys
Prepare long term or short term plans
Maintain records, reports, or files
Use project management techniques
Prepare safety reports
Draw maps or charts
Conduct topographical surveys
Interpret maps for architecture, construction, or engineering project
Understand property documents
Resolve engineering or science problems
Use computer aided drafting or design software for design, drafting, modeling, or other engineering tasks