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State of Montana Surveyor Supervisor #92508 in Billings, Montana

Why Billings, MT?! Montana. Just the name ignites excitement and anticipation in travelers. The celebrated beauty and wide-open spaces, charming small towns with truly local flavor and spectacular, unspoiled nature entice even the most unfamiliar visitor. Montana’s fresh mountain air and forever views follow you no matter where you go. And with the exceptional air service, affordability, and accessibility, Billings, Montana’s Trailhead is where it all begins. Billings is your trailhead to Little Bighorn Battlefield, Pompeys Pillar National Monument, the Dinosaur Trail, Yellowstone National Park, and much more. Travel throughout history, through majesty, and within legend all in Montana’s City: Billings, Montana’s Trailhead. WHERE YA HEADIN’? /_____________________/ /Montana Department of Transportation is recruiting for the/ /District Survey Supervisor//in the Billing District./ _Job Overview:_ This position is a senior professional land surveyor (PLS) for the MDT. This position serves as the District’s technical authority responsible for directing and overseeing District land survey operations and activities. This position plans and manages District land survey projects; implements survey procedures and technology at the District level; directs and monitors survey projects; oversees District survey program operations (e.g. supplies, contracts, etc.); and provides technical expertise and consultation. The position reports to the District Preconstruction Engineer (DPE) and is under the technical oversight of the Helena Photogrammetry & Survey Section. This position provides in-line supervision to District Survey Unit staff; provides management and oversight of consultant term contract District survey work; and provides technical oversight to other District survey crews. The District Survey Manager is in responsible charge of all district survey work being performed under their PLS license. /The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job identified and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job./ _Minimum Qualifications:_ 1. Valid Montana Driver’s License; 2. Professional Land Surveyor Registration; 3. Relative knowledge and skills. The required knowledge and skills are typically acquired through a combination of education and experience equivalent to Associate’s Degree in land surveying, geomatics or related field. 1. Minimum of 4 years of experience (two of which must be progressively responsible professional land survey experience including experience with full project oversight). 2. Minimum of 1 year of supervision or team lead experience. Alternative qualificationsmay be considered such as any combination of additional related work experience and equivalent education. _Additional Information:_ Applicant must submit a cover letter and resume describing what education and experiences you have that make you qualified for this position./P//lease provide proof of Professional Land Surveyor Registration./ Application and all required materials must be submitted by closing date. All documents required for claimed Veteran or Disability Preference must be received or date stamped by the closing date. * The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) is committed to continuous improvement of our employee safety program, our safety and health processes, and to achieving an injury-free workplace. * Relocation assistance may be offered to the successful candidate at the time of offer. * The Montana Department of Transportation is an equal opportunity employer. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans and disabled veterans are encouraged to apply. People with disabilities needing assistance in the application process, or those needing this job announcement in an alternative format may call the Human Resources and Occupational Safety Division, at 406.444.6054. * A valid Montana Driver’s License is required. Driver’s record will be verified.Successful applicants will be required to sign a release form which authorizes the Department to obtain the applicant’s permanent driving records. Compliance with Mont. Admin. R. 2.6.201, "State Vehicle Use," and MDT Policy #6.03.001, "State Vehicle Use Policy" are conditions of employment. /_____________________/ Applicant Pool Statement: If another department vacancy occurs in this job title within six months, the same applicant pool may be used for the selection. Training Assignment: This agency may use a training assignment. Employees in training assignments may be paid below the base pay established by the agency pay rules. Conditions of the training assignment will be stated in writing at the time of hire. /_____________________/ For a copy of the full job description, more information about career ladder placement/advancement, or if you need an accommodation with the application process, please contact HR Generalist Trisha Collins at Title: Surveyor Supervisor #92508 Location: Billings Requisition ID: 22142119