1+ months

Foundation Total Station Opr.

Des Moines, IA 50381
*D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S.,*was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and first time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries. Please visit our website atwww.drhorton.comfor more information.

*D.R. Horton, Inc.*is currently looking for a*Foundation Total Station Operator*. The right candidate will operate a Total Station (TST) for the purposes of home construction, specifically for basements and foundations.

*Essential Duties and Responsibilities*include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Perform all phases of field surveying work
Working off of a foundation plan, use the TST to survey and layout basements and foundations, including footings, walls, etc.
Establish and set points on construction stakeout projects, such as drop inlets, sewer lines, etc.
Record measurements indicating the exact locations of horizontal and vertical control points
Upload all TST data to and from computer
Perform daily care, charging, and maintenance of the instrument
Operate all equipment in compliance with the company's operating safety policies and procedures
Conduct all business in a professional and ethical manner to serve customers and increase the goodwill and profit of the company
Ability to work overtime
Coordinate with CAD operators and other subcontractors to resolve issues as needed
Assist the foreman with other tasks as needed

*Required Qualifications*

* High school diploma or GED

* Two to three years of related experience and/or training

* May require CDL in compliance within DOT guidelines

* Ability to understand and communicate in basic English

* Knowledge of the operation of Total Stations (TST) such as Leica or Trimble

* Past field survey experience and good spatial reasoning

* Knowledge of or experience in basement and foundation construction

* Must have a valid drivers license, vehicle, and a willingness to travel

* Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written oral form or via DRH applications

* Proficiency with MS Office and email

* Ability to stand and walk for 4 hours straight or up to a full 8-hour day; sit for extended periods; kneel and bend at the waist; climb, balance and stoop, crouch or crawl; walk up and down stairs; walk on unlevel terrain; use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and peripheral vision

* Regular exposure to extreme weather conditions, moving mechanical parts, high precarious places and risk of electrical shock.

* The noise level is generally loud

*Preferred Qualifications*

* Engineering or survey background preferred

* Knowledge of AutoCAD or Revit

Come join a winning team with a Fortune 500 company! We are growing fast and are looking for enthusiastic attitudes and team players to join our success. We offer an excellent benefits package including:

Medical, Vision and Dental


Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Flex Spending Accounts

Life Insurance

Vacation, Sick, Personal Time and Company Holidays

*Build YOUR future with D.R. Horton, Americas Builder.*


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**Job:** **Construction*

**Organization:** **Home Builder*

**Title:** *Foundation Total Station Opr.*

**Location:** *Iowa-Des Moines*

**Requisition ID:** *2104183*



  • Residential
Posted: 2021-07-27 Expires: 2021-09-26

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Foundation Total Station Opr.

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Des Moines, IA 50381

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