Category: Field Operations
Location: Tucson, Arizona
Title: Surveyor
Job ID: 14447
Job Status: Full Time Regular

Job Summary

You are an experienced Surveyor seeking a great wage, extensive benefits, and a company who prides themselves on safety. If you have surveying experience working within heavy civil or mining environments, you don’t want to miss out on this opportunity.

Come join our True Blue team!


• Supports Ledcor’s core values of safety, quality, integrity, sustainability and success
• Collaborate with Project Managers and clients to determine survey needs
• Develop criteria for survey methods and procedures
• Manages all aspects of survey control and measurement in a mining/heavy civil construction environment
• Oversees and participates in the preparation of computer generated maps, drawings and reports based on survey data
• Maintains accurate records, files and documentation including field notes
• Supervises, develops, and mentors direct reports
• Coordinates work activities internally to provide seamless project and client service
• Monitors and evaluates the overall performance of team members
• Conducts research into applicable surveying and mapping methods, using knowledge of techniques of photogrammetric map compilation and electronic data processing
• Determine specifications for photographic equipment to be used for aerial photography, as well as altitudes from which to photograph terrain
• Direct aerial surveys of specified geographical areas when required
• Perform boundary and topographic surveys in the field
• Establish survey project specifications; interpret and apply applicable state and local laws
• Verify the accuracy of survey data, including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites
• Maintains site status maps
• Performs all month end volume and placement quantity calculations and reconciliation
• May perform other duties as assigned


• Previous experience working in a mine or heavy civil construction environment
• Minimum of 3 years relevant experience is required
• 2 years Survey Technician plus 2-5 years as a Survey Party Chief is preferred
• Valid Driver’s License with acceptable driving record
• Ability to perform moderate lifting, standing, and walking for extended periods of time and working in all types of weather conditions outdoors
• Excellent understanding of GPS survey systems and survey and drafting software
• Strong computer skills with Carlson 3D, Civil 3D, Trimble Business Center, Microsoft Office, Word and Excel a plus
• Skill in operating all survey instruments specifically and including Trimble GPS, Robotic Total Stations, Trimble data collectors, and automatic levels
• Working knowledge of GPS machine controls set up and configuration

Work Conditions

• Site based role, rotational shift will be assigned
• Travel to various sites is required

Ledcor Mining services reach across the lifespan of a mine, from facility construction, to full-scale contract mining of coal, minerals, or metals, all the way to mine reclamation. Our service offerings are vast—as are the projects we work on.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!


Ledcor is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with disability, or any other legally protected status. All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

Tucson, AZ
Tucson, Arizona


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Date Posted 8/28/2017