Project Surveyor

Project Surveyor

christopher consultants, ltd | Lanham, MD, 20706, US
Salary Range:$50,000 – $60,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 16 days ago

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Project Surveyor

Come join one of Virginia Business Magazine's Best Places to Work in 2022! christopher consultants, now IMEG, is a leading full-service civil engineering, land planning, landscape architecture, and land surveying firm servicing the VA, MD, and DC markets. Our merger with IMEG brings the benefits and resources of a top 10 national design consulting firm while preserving the culture and family-oriented environment that has made christopher a destination workplace for over 40 years.

We are proud to say we are a 100% employee-owned organization and take pride in our commitment to being a great place to work. We support this commitment through work-life balance, continuous training and development opportunities, and community impact. We reward innovation, hard work, and support a culture of sustainability.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including generous PTO, flexible schedules, 401K and employee stock ownership retirement plans, and assistance with tuition reimbursement. Additionally, our employees are eligible to enroll in our health, dental, vision, and life insurance beginning their first day of employment.


* Provide research and obtain available information needed for the successful completion of a project
* Includes researching previous survey data (maps, deeds and utility information) from public jurisdictional records
* Possess knowledge, education and/or work experience relating to property and right-of-way resolutions, deed and plat research
* Perform translations, rotations and datum shifts on existing data using conventional and GPS survey methods and information
* Ensure all projects are completed according to project schedule, company policy and production standards
* Management of project data, as-built street and utility profiling
* Review, edit and troubleshoot incoming field data files in accordance with company
* Review field notes, provides field note reductions and adjustments for traverse and bench loops using company software and procedures
* Prepare all types of survey drawings and documents using company CAD standards, templates and blocks.
* Prepare drawing check plots for Coordinator and the certifying Professional Surveyor
* Assist in the organization and maintenance of project technical files, flat files and field folders
* Use internal systems to report project status to supervisors and engineering staff

Required Experience:

* Advanced knowledge of surveying practices and principles to use daily in handling project situation.
* Strong knowledge of current surveyor computer software applications
* Strong overall Autodesk Civil3D 2021 experience
* Experience with Microsoft Office
* Strong knowledge of modern survey field equipment
* Strong overall experience with conventional total stations including Topcon and Leica products
* Working knowledge of Static and RTK GPS desired
* Requires analytical skills in order to gather and summarize data for reports, and find solutions for various technical problems
* Ability to prioritize work which includes continual attention to detail in all aspects of a project to meet milestones, deadlines and client's needs

Education and Certifications:

* Bachelor's, Associates, or Technical degree in Civil Engineering or Land Surveying preferred
* LS in Maryland required
* 5+ years of demonstrated experience and knowledge of land surveying practices and techniques
* Requires the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, subordinates, and related personnel
* Strong communication skills are required

christopher consultants, ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

AA M/F/Vet/Disability. We are a Drug Free Workplace