Amec Foster Wheeler Survey Field Technician in Durham, North Carolina

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is seeking a Survey Field Technician to join our team in Durham, NC.

Key Responsibilities

  • Survey data collection on Amec Foster Wheeler projects

  • Operate the survey total stations and levels

  • Record collected survey data in field books and or data collector

  • Aid in maintenance all survey equipment

  • Assist party chief with survey files and field calculations

Project Related Responsibilities:

  • All facets of surveying projects including:

  • Collection of deed data for boundary surveys

  • Establish project control monumentation

  • Collection of topographic information for 3d mapping

  • Providing construction layout on Amec Foster Wheeler projects


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 1 year of survey experience

  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Computer skills and technical competence

  • Ability to work on several jobs simultaneously

  • Ability to maintain good client relations

  • Commitment to work with other sections and divisions of Amec Foster Wheeler

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Ability to travel

  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy


  • Prefer familiarity with utility locating

Physical Job Demands

  • Performing work in a variety of climate conditions including hot and cold weather climates

  • Requires the use of hand held equipment

  • Must be able to work in a field environment and have the ability to travel as required

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2017-19686

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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