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    About the Position: Louisville is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 29th-most populous city in the United States. It is one of two cities in Kentucky designated as first-class, the other being the state's second-largest city of Lexington. Louisville is the historical seat and, since 2003, the nominal seat of Jefferson County.

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    • Conducts difficult survey projects, leading survey teams in remote areas, and applying state of the art surveying techniques, including the use of Global Positioning System (GPS) technology.
    • Serves as the expert on GPS surveys and survey techniques in developing control networks, establishing vertical and horizontal control in areas where none exist.
    • Surveys can include a wide variety of surveys such as, land and real estate (cadastral), engineering (design, construction, and site location), geodetic (horizontal and vertical control), and ultra-precise dam alignment surveys.
    • Land surveyed may consist of complications such as: obliterated monuments, changing water courses, and probable litigation.
    • Perform assignments by directing a government survey party or a contract survey party, completing assignments within budgetary and time limits established.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - The business trave requirement is 50% or more.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1373 Land Surveying

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