Professional Land Surveyor II

Recruitment #210401-S16B-I01



Survey Division Announcement - Pontotoc County

Major Job Duties:
Performs Professional Land Surveying work, to establish and re-establish section corners and present right-of-way, along and adjacent to existing and proposed highways.  Directs operation of a survey crew, collecting survey data in support of projects in ODOT's Eight Year Construction Program, including topography, digital terrain model, utilities, and other features, as required.  Establishes Horizontal and Vertical Survey Control, utilizing a combination of Global Positioning System (GPS) equipment and direct differential leveling techniques.  Limited in-state travel required.  Work week is Monday through Thursday, 10 hour days.  Must maintain a valid Oklahoma Driver's License.

Addition Factors
Registration as a Land Surveyor with the Oklahoma State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors.

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) ensures that no person or groups of persons shall, on the grounds of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, retaliation or genetic information, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any and all programs, services, or activities including all employment practices. To request an accommodation, please contact the ADA/504/508 Coordinator at 405-521-4140 or the Oklahoma Relay Service at 1-800-722-0353.


Positions in this job family are responsible for performing and supervising a variety of advanced professional tasks involved in land surveying geodetic surveying, American Land Title Association (ALTA)/American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM) surveys, dependent or independent surveys and resurveys of the public land system; serve as an expert witness for state and local agencies, consultants and the public; to bear a high level of liability for professional survey decisions; and supervise the work of one or more survey location parties.


The Professional Land Surveyor job family has two levels which are distinguished by the level of the complexity of specific job assignments, the level of expertise required for completion of assigned tasks, and responsibility assigned for overseeing multiple projects and/or crews.

Level II:    
This is the specialist level where incumbents perform professional surveying work in establishing land boundaries for various activities such as highway right-of-way acquisitions and for other purposes as directed by higher authority and oversee multiple survey crews and/or multiple survey projects including urban projects involving numerous or multiple platted subdivisions or complex interchange projects.


Level II:   
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of registration as a Land Surveyor with the Oklahoma State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors and two years of land surveying experience subsequent to registration.


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No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.