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Project Surveyor

Job Summary: 

The Project Surveyor is responsible for completion of projects including the day-to-day tasks of the technical and drafting team assigned.  Responsible for boundary survey and construction calculations analysis and final map checking.


Essential Duties/Responsibilities: 

  • Completes the technical execution of construction surveys, boundary surveys, and topo surveys.

  • Provides leadership in a technical role in the project team; assists project leads in planning, scheduling, and resource allocation of the project.

  • Coordinates with the field staff as needed.

  • Collects and reviews legal descriptions, survey plats, and other documents to assist in conducting survey work.

  • Works under the direction of the Project Lead to organize and plan the project schedules and assists with staffing tasks.

  • Reports to the Project Lead the team’s progress, and is responsible for the completeness and accuracy of their product.

  • Occasionally interfaces with clients and contractors on schedules and tasks.

  • Review of plans and project activities that include identifying shortfalls and anticipating solutions to the Project Lead.

  • Able to occasionally stand in for Project Lead regarding project specific matters.

  • Assists in overseeing work of more junior office-based survey team and assists project lead in training of junior staff.


 Required Skills/Abilities:  

  • Strong mathematical skills.

  • Strong verbal/written communication skills.

  • Strong planning and organizational skills.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Competent in writing legal descriptions, ALTA surveys, subdivision plats, and construction calculations.

  • Proficiency with Auto CAD Civil 3D, experience with Trimble Business Center and GIS knowledge is a plus. 



  • High School Diploma or GED preferred.

  • At least 3 years of survey experience in a related field. 


Work Environment:  Normal office environment.  This is not a remote position.  The company feels collaboration is essential and work is to be performed in the office.

JR Engineering, LLC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $85,000 - $115,000


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