Right-of-Way Surveyor for Trimet
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Function as a liaison between project design and construction staff and the Real Property group which acquires property for TriMet capital projects. Work may include drafting legal descriptions, performing property impact analysis, managing the preparation of right-of-way instrument for property acquisition, including managing survey resources; coordinating between TriMet's Real Property group and design consultants through the property acquisition process to minimize property impacts; providing utility engineering assistance, supporting the project segment managers with civil design and civil review of designs; certifying the parcels to be acquired for TriMet projects and working with TriMet's Engineering & Construction Division to develop and apply methods monitoring and tracking engineering efforts and agency coordination.
Ensure a commitment to safety through consistent and professional behaviors in performance of job requirements that demonstrate safety is a fundamental value that guides all aspects of our work. Perform related duties as required.
Bachelor's degree in Geographic Information Science, Engineering, Land Surveying or related field.
A minimum of four (4) years of total credited experience.*
Two years of Right-of-Way Engineer or Surveyor experience required. Design experience preferred.
Or any equivalent combination of training or experience.
*The amount of credit a candidate receives for prior years of experience is based on the relevancy of that experience to the required or preferred prerequisites of the job description. Experience is prorated based on hours worked. LRHR assigns and validates the "credited experience".
Type of Position / Grade / FLSA:
Grade 14, Exempt, Non-Union, Full-Time, Limited Term: Position is budgeted through June 30, 2021.
Selection Process – Candidates will be selected based at a minimum on the result of:
1. Application Review/ Please Include: Cover Letter and Resume
2. Panel Interview
3. Reference Check
Make sure you describe in detail how your education, training and work experience fit with this role. You are encouraged to attach a resume, cover letter, training certificates and/or letters of recommendation with your application. You are permitted five attachments of less than 5MB each.
Internal applicants: Information in your personnel file will not be used in lieu of information requested on your application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
If you are a qualified veteran and would like to apply for veterans' preference points, you will need to reflect your status on the application and attach supporting documentation at the time of application submission.
If you need accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for any part of the application process, contact our Human Resources staff at 503-962-7505, or the TTY line at 7-1-1. Note that we require a minimum of two workdays' notice prior to the need for accommodation.
TriMet is an equal opportunity employer, committed to developing an organization that is reflective of and sensitive to the needs of the diverse community we serve, including veterans, the elderly, and individuals with disabilities.
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