Professional Land Surveyor

Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commissio
W 239 N 1812 Rockwood Dr
Waukesha, WI 53188
United States

Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description


The Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC), the regional planning agency for the seven county greater Milwaukee Area has an immediate opening for a Professional Land Surveyor. The successful candidate will be responsible for supervising land survey crews in support of the recovery, perpetuation, monumenting, and referencing of U.S. Public Land Survey (USPLSS) corners along with high accuracy GPS services, and other related surveying activities. Applicants must be well versed at many skills, including the following:

· Setting schedules and responsibilities for field crews and technicians

· Preparing calculations for field crews

· Strong ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects simultaneously

· Proficient in the operation of various types of surveying equipment such as Total Station, GPS equipment, and digital levels to establish high order geodetic positions in support of the USPLSS

· Proficient in post-processing field point data into GIS or CADD environments for use in the preparation of final maps

· On-site management of field crews

· Performing analysis (computations) for land surveys, including boundary, topographic, and volumetric.

· Physically capable of carrying tools and instrumentation over difficult terrain and working outdoors in varying weather conditions

· Knowledgeable of geospatial concepts and geodetic surveying

· Possessing an interest in GIS and remote sensing technologies

· Ability to work with the public and engineering contractors

Job Requirements
Applicants must possess an active Wisconsin Professional Land Survey (PLS) license or have the ability to obtain a license within 1-year of the date of hire. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential. An Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Surveying, Civil Engineering, or related field with 5 or more years of practical land surveying experience is preferable. A valid Wisconsin driver’s license is required.
Elizabeth Larsen
W 239 N 1812 Rockwood Dr
Waukesha WI 53188
United States