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Location: Madison, WI
Type: Full Time
Posted: 02/13/2018
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer
More Information: MG&E Job Posting

Job Summary:

Madison Gas and Electric Company is looking for a professional Surveyor to join our growing Gas Systems Engineering team.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manages and runs survey field equipment including GPS.
  • Compiles information of horizontal and vertical control for utility equipment.
  • Works closely with Gas and Electric Engineering designers in preparing jobs.
  • Performs route staking boundary determinations.
  • Researches land records, survey records, and land titles.
  • Performs survey calculations for easements, mapping, construction, and as-built.
  • Researches survey data control and historical map information.
  • Prepares easement exhibits and maps using computer-aided drafting software.
  • Prepares easement documents including legal descriptions.
  • Works with deeds, leases, and other legal documents.
  • Provides expert testimony in court regarding survey work.
  • Performs tasks which involve working with Government agencies in the creation of various rights-of-way documents.
  • Manages consultants as necessary.
  • Must become a notary.


Education and Experience

  • Associate’s degree or higher in land surveying, GIS, engineering, or similar.
  • Professional/Registered Land Surveyor (State of Wisconsin certification).
  • Five years of experience in surveying.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Strong physical stamina.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Strong technical skills. Must be familiar with the latest surveying technologies.
  • Good time-management skills.
  • A valid driver’s license with good driving record.

Apply online at link included