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Survey Intern

Elk River, MN 55330

Posted: 01/05/2024 Industry: Intern Job Number: HH6172795103 Pay Rate: $19.5-25.5 / hour

Job Description

Job TitleSurvey InternJob TypeInternshipLocationElk River, MNShift/HoursFT, Days - Summer InternshipExperience LevelEntry LevelEducationHSD/Currently enrolled in programSalary$19.50 - $25/hrWhy Vision/BenefitsWe challenge employees and present them with career opportunities with some of the most successful businesses in the area. Our employees' occupational goals, skills, and background experience are represented truthfully and marketed to match the hiring needs of small-,mid-sized, and Fortune 300 companies. Benefits include; paid time off, paid holidays, health insurance (medical, dental, vision), term life insurance, short term disability benefits, 401K, competitive wages, pay increases and bonuses based on performance. We also have safety and employee referral bonuses, and  gift giveaways throughout the year. Plus an amazing team of recruiters to support and advocate for you! Company InfoOur client is a not-for-profit electric cooperative providing wholesale power to 27 distribution cooperatives in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Their member cooperatives distribute that electricity to families, farms, and businesses – serving almost 1.7 million people.
General Summary: 
Provide survey and technical support for the Transmission Division to meet the design requirements and ensure the objectives of the department are met. This position is located at our facility in Elk River, MN.

Job Responsibilities:
    1. Assist survey crew in collecting survey data for transmission line projects.  
    2. Typical job duties include completing topographic surveys, construction staking, boundary determinations and soil probes.  
    3. Surveys are completed using Trimble GPS units and SX10 scanning total stations, with the data being processed in Trimble Business Center and Civil 3D.  
    4. Set up projects in the field based on accepted survey practices.
    5. Support the design of projects by providing survey data.  
  1. Must be enrolled in a two-year technical degree (such as drafting, survey tech., or civil tech.),
  2. Basic – geometry, trigonometry, basic mathematics
  3. Must possess good written and verbal communication skills.  
  4. Analytical problem solving and decision-making skills.  
Physical Requirements
Working Conditions:
The majority of the work assignments will be performed in the field and the remaining portion of the job will be performed in a normal office environment.  Will be subject to all types of weather conditions when carrying out the job assignments. Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job.

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