Survey Instrument Operator
Durham, NC US
Posted 25 days ago
Job Description
 We are seeking an Instrument Operator/Surveyor to join our Geomatics Group.
  • 1-3 years of survey or construction staking experience
  • Valid NC driver’s license
Skill Requirements:
  • Experience with TDS data collection and Trimble GPS/TopCon GPS preferred
Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Assignment to field crew to assist in data collection.
  • Operate and adjust surveying instruments such as Leica/Nikon, digital and automatic levels and various survey related software.
  • Outside working conditions.
  • Some overnight travel is required.
Candidates will have to successfully pass a motor vehicle records check, drug test and functional assessment.  

McAdams is a full-service land planning, landscape architecture, civil engineering and geomatics firm located in Durham and Charlotte, NC. McAdams has built its reputation throughout the industry over 38 years by delivering unmatched expertise and unwavering commitment to clients in a variety of markets including municipal, education, healthcare, as well as commercial and residential development. The firm is comprised of over 170 professionals that are united in their desire to achieve their clients’ visions through a thoughtful and resourceful process. Ultimately, we seek a partnership with our clients to further the opportunity to create meaningful experiences through inspired design.  Learn more about us today. Visit
Please note: No sponsorship available for this position.
Please note: No relocation available for this position.  

We offer an attractive salary/benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life, short & long term disability, long term care and 401(k)/Roth with company match, learning opportunities and much more. We invite proficient, dependable candidates to apply.

EOE: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.  We are equal opportunity employers.  Decisions regarding hiring, promotions and terminations are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (over 40), disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

We participate in E-verify. Information from all employees’ Form I-9 is used to confirm work authorization.


Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
0 to 3 years
 This company is a Federal Contractor
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