Engineering, Surveying, and Field Aide

General summary

A position in this vocational area typically performs work in one of various disciplines such as engineering, water resources, surveying, and/or drafting. A position at this level is responsible for tasks such as basic data gathering in various technical fields, entering the data into existing databases, using CADD software, and operating tools and equipment. Work also includes conducting inspections, verifying field measurements, and performing basic testing. Performs maintenance at field stations, prepares and maintain field equipment, and interacts with customers.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

Skill in performing mathematical calculations. Ability to perform manual work requiring lifting, reaching, and bending. Ability to work in the field in a variety of weather patterns. Ability to understand and interpret data. Ability to operate field equipment. Ability to travel, operate a motor vehicle, and maintain a valid vehicle operator’s license.

Typical qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent and 0-2 years of relevant experience.

Pay grade