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Michels Corp Surveyor in Sonora, California


Location Sonora, CA

Employment duration Full time

Added to system 9/1/21 7:58 AM

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Improving America’s infrastructure isn’t for the weak. It takes grit, determination and hard work to execute high impact projects. Michels Corporation engages 8,000 people and 14,000 pieces of heavy equipment in our insatiable drive to be the best. Our work improves lives. Find out how a career as a Surveyor can change yours.

As a Surveyor, your key responsibilities will be to assist in surveying land for the construction of tunnels. Critical for success are the abilities to problem solve and have excellent attention to detail. Ability to work both in a mountainous terrain as well as underground is important as well.

Why Michels?

  • We are consistently ranked among the top 10% of Engineering News-Record’s Top 400 Contractors

  • Our steady, strategic growth revolves around a commitment to quality

  • We are family owned and operated

  • We invest an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year

  • We reward hard work and dedication with limitless opportunities

  • We believe it is everyone’s responsibility to promote safety, regardless of job titles.

Why you?

  • You thrive in fast-paced environments under tight deadlines

  • You relish new challenges and evolving technology

  • You enjoy collaborating and communicating with your teammates

  • You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated

  • You hold a high level of pride in your work

  • You enjoy the complexity of surveying as well as survey network design

What it takes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Surveying Engineering, Surveying or Geomatics, 1-5 years of construction/heavy civil layout experience or a combination of both

  • Experience with AutoCAD and GPS Equipment

  • Understanding of GNSS processing; conventional observation reductions, and level reductions

  • Understanding of gyro-theodolites and underground surveying techniques

  • Understanding of Geodesy is beneficial

  • Knowledge of deformation (settlement) surveys

  • Must possess a valid driver license for the type of vehicles which may be driven and a valid driving record

  • Travel required, position will be project based and may require a relocation to the Sonora, CA area


Employee Referral Bonus:

Tier 2