City of Tucson


$15.05-$23.89 Hourly / $31,304.00-$49,691.20 Yearly
Salary Grade: 914

General Description

Assists with technical land surveys by setting up instruments for sight elevations and measurements, determining boundaries and elevations, and assisting with data collection and field notes.

Essential Functions

Sets up instruments for sight elevations and measurements by leveling and plumbing rods, adjusting targets, measuring horizontal distances, setting up and operating various elevation rods and clearing objects from line of sight

Assists Survey Instrument Technician with surveys by operating station, system receivers and survey optical and electronic measuring equipment

Determines boundaries and elevations by clearing markers, digging to locate monuments and property markers, setting up stakes and nails, and marking specific locations and control points

Maintains supplies and vehicles by inventorying equipment, preparing supplies, and cleaning and performing preventative maintenance of vehicles

Performs research and clerical duties by researching records of surveys, plats, maps, deeds, and other data, assisting with recording survey drawings and data transfers, recording field notes and drawings, and copying

Confirms and performs calculations by taking survey notes, checking and performing calculations, and interpreting survey notes, data, and computations

Sets stakes for line and grade by using a sledge hammer and pick

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Education Level & Type: High School Diploma or G.E.D.

Minimum Experience Qualifications: Under 1 year land surveying

Pre-employment Medical Testing Requirements

Basic Physical

Transportation then also;

50Lb Lift Test

Other Information

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Occupational Group Code: 28

Occupational Group Description: Street Maintenance

EEO Job Category Code: C

EEO Job Category Description: Technicians

Organizational Level: First Level Employee

NCCI: 5506

Bargaining Unit: CWA

Driving Requirements

Driving Requirements:The following information pertains to driving requirements for this classification with the City of Tucson. Under "Driving Level" None, Secondary or Primary, refers to the driving responsibility as it relates to the essential functions of the classification. License Type, is just that, the type of Arizona Driving License required for the classification. If the position requires a Commercial Drivers License (CDL), the endorsements will be listed under "Endorsements." Under Safety Sensitive a "Yes" means employees with this classification are subject to pre-employment and random drug testing. License Type A,B,C,D,or M may require the use of personal or City vehicles on City business. Individuals must be physically capable of operating the vehicles safely, possess a valid license and have an acceptable driving record. Use of a personal vehicle for City business will be prohibited if the employee is not authorized to drive a City vehicle or if the employee does not have personal insurance coverage. Exceptions to classification driving requirement's may exist based on position.

Driving Level: Secondary

License Type: Valid and Unrestricted D - Driver

CDL Endorsements: None

Safety Sensitive: No

Job Description Disclaimer

This description is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of management to assign, direct and control the work of employees under supervision. The listing of duties and responsibilities shall not be held to exclude other duties not mentioned that are of similar kind or level of difficulty. They are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position.

CLASS: 2001; EST: 8/10/2016 12:00:00 PM; REV: 8/10/2016 12:00:00 PM;