Field Manager, SIT Survey

LJA Engineering   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 43 days ago

Summary: LJA is an employee owned company, and our people carry pride into their projects and their workplaces. We have talented employees across the nation, and are always looking for exceptional individuals to join the LJA team. With 25 office locations, LJA is growing and ready for talented people to help us build our future. We offer great benefits and are 100% employee owned. We currently have an opening on the LJA Survey team as a Survey Tech. General Responsibilities:

  • Prepares metes and bounds descriptions for boundary surveying projects, exhibits and various mapping products
  • Gathers data used for creation of topographical maps
  • Compile information necessary to stake projects for construction using engineering plans
  • Compare survey computations with applicable standards in order to determine adequacy of data
  • Collect information needed to carry out new surveys, using source maps, previous survey data, photographs, computer records and other relevant information
  • Prepare topographic and contour maps of land surveyed, including site features and other relevant information such as charts, drawings, and survey notes

Preferred Education/Licenses:

  • Surveyor-in-Training certification by Texas Board of Land Surveying, or
  • Level II Certified Survey Technician certification

Required Experience:

  • 5+ years of survey experience
  • Project scheduling
  • CADD experience is required and TxDOT experience is a plus
  • Solid proficiency with Microsoft Office programs
  • Strong communication skills both oral and written
  • Ability to build strong relationships with internal and external clients