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  • 08 Oct 2020 11:47 AM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)

    Land Surveying Field Technician

    Howell Kline Surveying, LLC, a Professional Land Surveying Firm located in West Chester, PA is seeking Land Surveying Field Technician candidates with 3 to 5 years of experience in construction stake-out and land surveying.

    Duties to include:

    • Performance of construction stake-out of buildings, roads, curbs, storm and sanitary sewer, etc. 
    • Performance of stake-out calculations for site improvements.
    • Performance of boundary surveys and topographic surveys.
    • Data management and project control point management.
    • Assisting in the maintenance of survey vehicle, equipment and stocks of survey supplies.


    • High school diploma or GED.
    • Valid Pennsylvania State Driver’s License
    • AutoCAD Civil 3D 2021 experience a plus.
    • Applicant must be physically fit and able to lift and carry 50 pounds.
    • Experience with electronic total station, data collectors and GPS equipment.
    • Ability to interpret construction plans.
    • Ability to work with design engineers, clients, contractors and the general public.
    • Ability to work well in a team environment.
    • Possess strong communication, organizations, and problem-solving skills, as well as have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

    A competitive benefits package is available that includes health, dental, vision, group life, short- term and long-term disability plans, a 401(k) program with employer matching and advancement opportunities - all in a business casual work environment.

  • 09 Sep 2020 8:50 AM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)

    Surveyor 2 (PennDOT)


    This position is established in the Bureau of Project Delivery (BOPD), Photogrammetry & Surveys Section to be the Chief Surveyor for the Department.  It plans, organizes and directs the statewide surveying program and all technical procedures, equipment and methods utilized by Department or contractor surveyors on Department right-of-way or for Department needs. It reviews Central Office red-line plans for approval. The position directs and manages all production operations of the Survey/Liaison Unit. The Unit provides technical assistance on specialized surveying issues in the Districts; performs geodetic surveys, electronic leveling, Global Positioning Surveys (GPS) and post-processing; installs, maintains and manages a continuously operating statewide real-time GPS Network; provides permanent survey monument maintenance, permanent survey control archives, open-end contract negotiating, consultant agreement management, work order processing, and geodetic/photogrammetric project file control layouts archiving.


    This position establishes the statewide surveying program for PennDOT by creating and maintaining all standards, specifications, protocols and methods used by surveyors performing survey work on behalf of the Department.

    This position is the statewide subject matter and technical expert for all activities related to land surveying and mapping. 

    This position consults with appropriate Central and District Office engineering staff to resolve difficult or unusual issues related to surveying and mapping issues.

    This position manages all activities associated with generating, implementing and overseeing open-end contracts and subsequent work orders for photogrammetric services within the Section.

    This position performs cost estimate comparisons and reviews consultant scopes-of-work for surveys contracted through ECMS. It manages the review of all invoices for payment.

    This position reviews all survey deliverables submitted by consultant surveyors for work contracted through ECMS for completeness and adherence to Department regulations.



    Closing Date/Time:              09/15/2020 11:59 PM



    • Must meet PA residency requirement – For more information on ways to meet PA residency requirements, follow the link and click on Residency
    • Minimum Experience and Training Requirements - One year as a Surveyor 1; OR seven years of responsible experience in a wide variety of surveying assignments, including three years in a supervisory capacity; and graduation from high school.  An Associate Degree in surveying or engineering technology may be substituted for one year of non- supervisory experience; OR any equivalent combination of experience and training.
    • NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Possession of a registeredsurveyor's license as issued by the Pennsylvania State Registration Board for Professional Engineers, or possession of a registered surveyor's license obtained in another public jurisdiction under requirements which are at least equal to those of Pennsylvania.
    • If you are claiming education in your answers to the supplemental application questions, you must attach a copy of your college transcripts for your claim to be accepted toward meeting the minimum requirements.  Unofficial transcripts are acceptable.
    • Must be able to perform essential job functions

    Title:                                                    Surveyor 2

    Number:                                              CS-20202263-12300

    Location:                                            Dauphin County

    Department:                                       Department of Transportation

    Pay Group:                                         ST08

    Bureau/Division Code:                      4812

    Bureau/Division:                                Bureau of Project Delivery, Innovation and Support Services Division, Photogrammetry and Surveys Section

    Worksite Address:                             400 North Street

    City:                                                    Harrisburg

    Zip Code:                                            17120

    Contact Name:                                   Gail Josulevicz

    Contact Phone:                                  570-963-4034

    Contact Email:                                    gjosulevic@pa.gov


    Commonwealth of Pennsylvania



    Apply Here (all applicants must complete the online application)


  • 25 Aug 2020 8:38 AM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)

    DiGeronimo Companies (Independence Excavating) and our Pennsylvania office is looking for a Professional Land Surveyor. We are looking for someone with an active Professional Land Surveyor License in the state of Pennsylvania.


  • 25 Aug 2020 8:37 AM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)

    Survey Field Technician

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Strong communities don’t just happen—they’re built. They’re creatively imagined, collaboratively planned, and readied to face tomorrow with optimism. We’re driving the future of Community Development. Our experts lead their fields, collaborating on projects that are as technically challenging as they are impactful, creative, and fulfilling. We’re a place where you can apply your passion—and find endless opportunities to help make communities more equitable, resilient, and livable.

    Your Opportunity

    Stantec is currently looking for an experienced Survey Field Technician to perform a variety of tasks associated with land surveying in our West Chester & Philadelphia PA office. Applicant must be responsible, highly motivated, and a detail-oriented individual interested in joining our Land Surveying department. Applicant must be able to work in a team environment as a member of a survey crew performing boundary, ALTA, topographic, and construction surveys utilizing the latest equipment and surveying technology.

    Your Key Responsibilities

    ·         Assist in land survey aspects of civil engineering projects.

    ·         Assist in Construction Stakeout.

    ·         Field work associated with land surveying.

    ·         Assist in Boundary, Topographic and ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys.

    ·         Assisting with survey computations and data collection.

    ·         Perform Computer-aided design and drafting as required.

    ·         Other survey related duties as assigned.

    Your Capabilities and Credentials

    ·         Able to operate Conventional Total Stations, Robotic Total Stations, GPS, static, RTK, RTN.

    ·         Familiarity with Trimble and/or Leica survey equipment, Carlson Data Collectors.

    ·         Familiarity with AutoCAD, Civil 3D.

    ·         Ability to perform detailed data collection for Topographic surveys sufficient for engineering design.

    ·         Ability to work remotely under rigorous conditions for long term assignments as required.

    ·         ALTA/ACSM Land Title Survey, Construction Stakeout and As-built survey experience preferred.

    ·         Familiarity with Carlson and Trimble survey software a plus.

    ·         Excellent communication skills.

    ·         Must be reliable.

    ·         Must be physically able to work outdoors and on construction sites under all weather conditions.

    ·         Have the ability occasionally to work out of town, flexible with work area.

    ·         Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license.

    Education and Experience

    Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Surveying is preferred. A minimum of 3 years of responsible work experience is preferred.

    This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

    Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

  • 24 Aug 2020 10:14 AM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)


    Near Greater Pittsburgh International Airport.  Owner retiring, 35 years of business records, in AutoCAD format: subdivision, land development, ALTA, boundary, mortgage surveys, with digital file for ability to search for: client name, address, recorded plan name, municipality, etc.   Office to rent, Telephone number, Office equipment, Field Equipment, available for turn-key move in business.  Great Opportunity for younger registered surveyor/engineer to work for themselves.  Interested?  Please contact:  regassoc@hotmail.com

  • 18 Aug 2020 8:47 AM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)

  • 14 Aug 2020 7:59 AM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)


    Immediate opening for a survey crew technician. Land Surveyors, Inc. is located in Butler County and primarily work on boundary surveys. The position is for an instrument person with experience. Additional duties may include courthouse research and office work on bad weather days.

    Please send resume to cheryl@landsurveyorsinc.biz

  • 10 Aug 2020 10:51 AM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)

    Survey technician: 

    Immediate opening for a survey technician, education and/or experience desired.

    We are located in Jamestown, NY, with a focus on boundary surveys, covering northwest PA & western NY

    You will be under the direct supervision of two NY & PA Licensed Land Surveyors. The position will be primarily field work.

    A valid driver’s license is required. Due to ongoing government contracts, US citizenship status is required.


    Please send resume to: dan@danbarrysurveyor.com

  • 10 Aug 2020 10:50 AM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)

    Survey crew chief:

    Immediate opening for a survey crew chief, education and/or experience required

    We are located in Jamestown, NY, with a focus on boundary surveys, covering northwest PA & western NY

    This is a career opportunity for the right, motivated person, who desires to become licensed.

    You will be under the direct supervision of two NY & PA Licensed Land Surveyors. The position will be a combination of office & field work.

    Interested candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong work ethic and the ability to work well alone and as part of a team. 

    Applicants must show strong attention to detail and be willing to work outside in various weather conditions, using GNSS & Robotic total station & data collection equipment.

    A valid driver’s license is required. Due to ongoing government contracts, US citizenship status is required.


    Please send resume to: dan@danbarrysurveyor.com

  • 27 Jul 2020 4:43 PM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)


    C.S. Davidson, Inc. has a Survey Technician position available in our York office.  As a Survey Technician, you are part of a team that assists and works with Project Managers using acceptable standard surveying methods and practices.  This position blends field and office duties and requires some travel and overnight stays.  You will provide exceptional service and professional representation of the Firm to our diverse client base, and the public.


    • Office duties include research, plotting deeds, computation of stakeout points, and base mapping in AutoCAD Civil 3D

    • Complete field survey assignments independently while under the general supervision of the survey manager

      • Topographic survey, boundary surveys, and construction stakeout

    • Adhere to Safety, and Drug and Alcohol policies and procedures


    • Associate or Bachelor Degree in Survey or related discipline

    • Entry-level to ten years of experience in field and office tasks associated with projects involving gas pipelines, rights-of-way, mapping, and boundary surveys

    • Proficient in the use of Leica GPS, Leica Robotic Total Stations, AutoCAD Civil 3D, and Microsoft Office

    • Possess a valid State Driver’s License


    • Surveyor-in-Training Certification

    C.S. Davidson, Inc. has been a part of the Central Pennsylvania community since 1923.  Our success is shared with our employees through competitive wages and benefits along with Profit Sharing and ESOP plans established to provide retirement income and financial security.  Visit our website at www.csdavidson.com to learn more about our long-standing tradition of investing in our communities.  Interested candidates should email their cover letter and resume to Deena Trebilcock, Human Resource Manager at dat@csdavidson.com. C.S. Davidson, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

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