DOUGLAS R. JACKSON
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
Over 25 years of land surveying and engineering experience which includes: forensic surveys, boundary surveys including section breakdowns, metes and bounds tracts and residential lot surveys. High precision control networks for construction layout. Construction staking for roads, trails, ponds, berms, curb and gutter, parking lots, buildings, storm sewer, sanitary sewer, water main and culverts. Data research for legal descriptions and title opinions at government and private levels. Served as an inspector representing the city and project engineer for street and underground utility reconstructions.
Mar 2009 Oct 2009
S.M. Hentges & Sons, Inc., Jordan, MN
GPS/ Survey Technician
Digitized proposed and existing site design models to calculate earthwork quantities. Prepared quantity survey and cut/fill reports for estimating purposes. Lay-out and grade staking. Pre-survey sites for topo comparisons. Experience using Agtek & Autocad.
Aug 2007 Dec 2008
Ayres & Associates, Eau Claire, WI
Survey Crew Chief & Inspector
Served as a member-in-charge of a two or more person survey crew for the Eastern Plains Transmission Project, Western Area Power Administration in Colorado. Provided services on a variety of Wind Farm projects. Duties included fieldwork associated with cadastral, topographical, control and construction staking using Leica GPS technology and GPS-compatible robotic total stations. Managed specific crew logistics, processed raw data and maximized survey crew efficiency. Served as inspector for the City of LaSalle, MN and Ayres Associates for street and underground utility reconstruction for the installation of a new sanitary system and waste water treatment site. Served as inspector for WSDOT on a highway resurfacing project.
Apr 1996 May 2007
Hedlund Engineering, Eagan, MN
Senior Crew Chief, Project Coordinator
Duties included; section breakdown, control networks, photo control surveys, lot and boundary surveys, subdivision layout, construction surveys, pin footings and grade staking. Data research for legal descriptions and title opinions at government and private levels. Extensive client contact for task objectives and problem resolution and provided technician training.
Hennepin Technical Center, Eden Prairie, MN
Civil / Land Surveying Technology Certificate
Saint Paul College, Saint Paul, MN
Autocad & General Coursework towards degree
Normandale College, Bloomington, MN
General Coursework towards degree
I have experience with the following equipment: Skidloader experience, Trimble GPS, Trimble semi-robotic total station, Trimble data collector, Topcon GPS, Topcon data collector, Leica GPS, Leica robotic total station, Leica data collector, Sokkia total station, SDR data collector, Carlson survey software, 2007 AutoCAD, Agtec earth work software, H P 48GX.
VOLUNTEER AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
Dakota County 4-H, Chub Lake Beavers, Northfield Hockey Association, Baseball coach, Cub Scout Leader, certified Gun Safety Instructor, and Community Emergency Response Team for City of Burnsville.