First Deputy (Transitional), Howard County Surveyor

Posted: March 5

Duties:

  • Investigate and resolve drainage problems
  • Oversee all drainage assessments
  • Understand and implement section corner perpetuation
  • Carry out duties as directed by the Howard County Surveyor.
  • Review submitted subdivisions/site/drainage plans.
  • Prepare surveys, drain profiles, and other necessary reports.
  • Help make determination of watersheds for tax purposes or assessments.
  • Maintain, update, and create the counties GIS layers pertaining to the Surveyor’s office.
  • Inspect and recommend acceptance of construction drawings and projects, related to drainage and erosion control. Review construction and erosion control plans. Review all drainage connections permits.
  • Review and propose updates to design standards, codes, and ordinances within the county.
  • Project Manager for all construction on the regulated drains. Site inspection, materials, billing, and payments to contractors.
  • Oversite of the section corners being re-established or perpetuated.
  • Addressing concerns from disgruntled landowners.

Interested applicants can find further details of this career opportunity here.