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You're a Good Fit: Land Surveying/GIS/Civil Engineering Technology

  • Here’s what it takes to become a successful in this field:

    • Enjoy working both outdoors and indoors.
    • Willing to work outside in all kinds of weather.
    • Good communication skills, both verbal and in writing.
    • Strong math and calculation skills.
    • Ability to visualize new construction.
    • Excellent attention to detail.
    • Ability to do neat, accurate work.
    • Creatively recognizes and applies land surveying principles.
    • Ability to meet all obligations without supervision.
    • Independent thinker.
    • Shows originality and resourcefulness in approaching assigned tasks.
    • Able to creatively solve problems.
    • Enjoy using electronic technology to complete many of your assigned tasks from research to 3-D map creation.
    • Displays initiative in interpreting and following instructions.
    • Ability and willingness to do a different job every day.
    • Keen sense of direction.
    • Enjoy working independently in the field.