Survey Rod Person - West Palm Beach

Full time
miami 01/08/2017   Full time 20$/h

WGI is a multidisciplinary consulting firm specializing in engineering, surveying and mapping, planning, land development and environmental services. We are seeking a Rod Person for our Survey Division in our West Palm Beach location. 


  • Accurately and efficiently clear lines, establish points, tape, chain and level for field survey projects as assigned by Field Crew Chief.
  • Hold prism pole or stadia rod at designated points to assist in determining elevations and laying out stakes for mapmaking, construction, land, and other surveys.
  • Keep crew's assigned vehicle clean and well maintained.
  • Report any mechanical or safety related problems to the Party Chief.
  • Keep vehicle stocked with the necessary equipment and supplies as instructed by the Field Crew Chief.
  • Clean and store field surveying equipment used by the crew
  • Communicate and coordinate effectively with other crewmembers to facilitate the timely and accurate completion of assigned projects.
  • Observe all safety guidelines and procedures, particularly when working around traffic or on construction sites.
  • Respect the property rights of the owners of property on which the field survey work is being done.
  • React to change productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent. Knowledge of basic math (addition/subtraction, multiplication and division).
  • Good verbal and written communication skills and the motivation to follow instructions completely and accurately while working in rough terrain and inclement weather.