Professional Land Surveyor

Professional Land Surveyor

Directs overall operations of survey department providing leadership, managerial, and professional surveying services internally and externally.

Key duties/responsibilities

  • Reviews and approves products developed by the department.
  • Performs a variety of professional surveying tasks of an administrative, professional and scientific nature in coordinating, organizing, and supervising operations of the survey department on an inter-state basis.
  • Represents the department in contact with clients, the general public, and public officials.
  • Must develop and maintain a healthy network of clients and effectively manage client relationships.

Job Requirements

Requirements consist of registration in good standing as a Professional Land Surveyor by the Oklahoma State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (OKPELS). Registration in other surrounding states (specifically Texas) is preferred. A willingness to pursue and the ability to obtain licensure in additional states is required.

  • Proficient in AutoCAD, MicroStation, and Carlson is preferred.
  • Experience in a civil engineering environment preferred.
  • Experience with Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) survey guidelines and procedures is preferred.
  • Advanced proficiency with surveying computations.
  • Knowledge of Oklahoma Statutes pertinent to land surveying, land titles or deeds and/or grants.
  • Ability to read and interpret legal documents, land survey drawings, field notes, and engineering plans.
  • Ability to use GPS equipment, total stations, and other electronic surveying equipment.
  • Ability to perform advanced field calculations to check traverse closures, calculate coordinates, and GPS positioning information.
  • Intermediate level proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Good communication skills (written and oral).
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to effectively prioritize work to meet established deadlines.
  • Committed to lifetime learning as needed to maintain skill levels within the changing technology environment.

Base Salary

$80,000/yr – $130,000/yr