• Registered Professional Land Surveyor- Survey - Plano

    Job Locations US-TX-Plano
    Posted Date 1 month ago(2/26/2019 12:56 PM)
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Expand Your Horizons with Jones|Carter!


    Jones|Carter is an award-winning, full-service civil engineering, planning, surveying, and professional consulting firm assisting public and private sector clients in design, development, implementation, and execution of infrastructure projects. For over 40 years, we have assisted our clients in a variety of projects including water and wastewater treatment plants, storm drainage, transportation, planning, construction management, and surveying. We currently employ over 425 experienced design professionals and support staff with plans for continued expansion and growth in our future.


    Benefits include fully paid health, life AD&D, and long-term disability insurance with the option for dependent coverage. Other additional, voluntary programs consist of dental, additional life insurance, short-term disability, vision insurance, legal, identity theft protection, and flexible spending account programs. The company provides a 401k plan and profit sharing plan, with a company match of up to 6% of the employee’s contribution.


    Jones|Carter is a leader in the civil engineering community. As we continue to grow and serve new areas, we've made a commitment to hold fast to our original mission: to help our clients be successful.


    We truly are One Company. Unlimited Potential.


    This position is available in any of the following 8 locations across Texas: Houston, Plano, Fort Worth, Austin, The Woodlands, College Station, Katy, and San Antonio.


    • The purpose of this position is to lead and perform TxDOT control, design and right-of-way surveys under the direction of the Project Manager.
    • Verify the accuracy of survey data including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites.
    • Search legal records, survey records, and land titles to obtain information about property boundaries in areas to be surveyed.
    • Calculate heights, depths, relative positions, property lines, and other characteristics of terrain.
    • Prepare and maintain sketches, maps, reports, and legal descriptions of surveys to describe, certify, and assume liability for work performed.
    • Direct or conduct surveys to establish legal boundaries for properties, based on legal deeds and titles.
    • Prepare or supervise preparation of all data, charts, plots, maps, records, and documents related to surveys.
    • Write descriptions of property boundary surveys for use in deeds, leases, or other legal documents.
    • Compute geodetic measurements and interpret survey data to determine positions, shapes, and elevations of geomorphic and topographic features.
    • Record the results of surveys including the shape, contour, location, elevation, and dimensions of land or land features.
    • Consistently meet and then exceed client expectations by ensuring accurate, complete and timely communication of information to and from clients and firm staff.
    • Ensure the preparation of accurate, complete, and value-added work products and perform complex survey computations.
    • Prepare and maintain sketches, maps, reports, and legal descriptions of surveys to describe, certify, and assume liability for work performed.
    • Ensure timely document delivery and deliver profitable projects.
    • Analyze and review work of survey crews.


    • Must be a Registered Professional Land Surveyor in the state of Texas
    • A 4-year degree in a related field preferred.
    • Must have advanced skills in MicroStation and Geopak, Microsoft Word, and Excel.
    • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with little supervision. 



    Jones|Carter is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and its employees. The Company strictly prohibits all discrimination on the basis of race, ancestry, color, age, national origin, ethnicity, religious creed or belief, physical or mental disability, marital or familial status, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, citizenship status, protected activity or any other status or classification protected by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.


    NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that Jones|Carter does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Jones|Carter will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Jones|Carter explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Jones|Carter.


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