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Job Title:  Surveyor Helper

Site/Location:  Zachry Construction Corp

Gaffney, SC, US

Date:  Sep 16, 2022
Job Description: 

About the Company

Extraordinary commitment runs deep at Zachry. Here, dedicated men and women have the opportunity to work on challenging projects alongside those who value innovation and support team efforts in all our endeavors. We take care of our team members as family, within a culture of service where we do the right thing because it is the right thing to do. Our core values are at the center of every decision we make:


Every Person Matters


Together We Can Do Great Things


This Is More Than a Job

Job Summary

Zachry Construction is looking for a Surveyor Helper at our I-85 JV project in Gaffney, SC. The Surveyor Helper is responsible for maintaining most of the various survey items found in a crew truck. To include all the consumable supplies used by a survey crew. Various precise and rough measurements are performed. Work is performed under the supervision of a survey party chief, who evaluates performance based on accuracy in performing assigned duties

Essential Functions

  • Clears brush with axes and machetes.
  • Maintains survey crew vehicle, supplies and equipment.
  • Make measurements with steel tape.
  • Sets up targets and prisms using tripods and optical plummets.
  • Holds the level rod for differential leveling.
  • Assists other crew members as needed.
  • Digs to locate buried property corners or utilities.
  • Sets up safety devices for traffic controls and performs flagman duties.
  • Acquires and develops knowledge of simple surveying instruments, equipment, and practices.
  • Applies basic mathematics in work with survey drawings.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

This job summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position. The job summary is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required

Required Skills and Experience

  • Dependable, self-motivated and task oriented
  • MUST be willing to travel 
  • Graduation from high school or equivalent. 
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Driver's License. 
  • Must have the ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions

Zachry stands on a rich tradition of creativity, stability, innovation, and experience in the construction industry. Fully understanding that Zachry’s employees are the heart of our success, we foster a dynamic work environment by providing development opportunities such as training, education, and career advancement. We believe people are our greatest asset and offer a variety of training and development opportunities to promote excellence and facilitate career advancement.

Benefits & EEO

Zachry offers an industry leading benefits package for our employees and their families.

  • 401k
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • and many more

Zachry Construction Corporation performs heavy civil and building work throughout the United States and relocation is sometimes required for continuous employment opportunities.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.