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    This position is located in Region 1, Idaho Panhandle National Forests, North Idaho Lands Zone in Coeur d'Alene, ID.

    The incumbent performs land surveys and related work in a zoned organization.

    For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Eric Phillips at (208)765-7291 or eric.b.phillips@usda.gov

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    • The duties listed are at the full performance grade level (GS-09).
    • Plans and conducts cadastral surveying projects , involving conflicting title data or fragmentary corner evidence requiring research, evaluation and the proper application of pertinent State and Federal laws, under a registered land surveyor.
    • Assembles all survey project data and performs the necessary mathematical computations involved in traverse closure, azimuth determination, state plane coordinate transformation, section subdivision, route alignment, and location.
    • Prepares preliminary and final survey plats, drawings, reports, legal records, and title descriptions for review and approval by a registered land surveyor.
    • Serves as a contract inspector ensuring compliance with contract specifications on survey projects contracted with private surveying firms.
    • Provides technical guidance and training to Forest survey personnel performing cadastral, geodetic, rights-of-way, and engineering surveys.
    • Performs maintenance, calibration, and adjustment of precision surveying instruments and related equipment.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - Overnight travel is required for field work, training and meetings.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/588616700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.