• Field Surveyor - Austin

    Job Locations US-TX-Austin
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/8/2019 9:33 AM)
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Start a conversation with Jones|Carter today about your career in Surveying. 


    Jones|Carter continues to grow in Dallas, Fort Worth and Austin. Our Houston offices are expanding. Our Survey practice is actively recruiting for career growth opportunities.


    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 have 8 locations across Texas: Houston, Dallas, Austin, The Woodlands, Rosenberg, College Station, Katy, and San Antonio. We currently employ over 450 experienced design professionals and support staff with plans for continued expansion and growth in our future.


    This position regularly works outside and occasionally may include traveling. The preferred candidate will be a hard worker and a team player. Must have a positive attitude for the job at hand; Additionally, responsibilities include:

    • Provide assistance and performs duties as directed by Crew Chief.
    • Job specific quality system tasks as defined in quality manual.
    • Set up survey equipment accurately and in a timely manner.
    • Safely use brush axe or 2-handed machete to cut grid lines through wooded tracts to establish elevations for design and to set stakes outlining limits of clearing for subdivisions and easements.
    • Load/unload equipment and prepare trucks for daily jobs.



    • Minimum of a High School/GED diploma and the desire to succeed in the surveying industry.
    • Must have a valid driver's license, reliable transportation and successfully complete a drug screening and background check.
    • Candidates must possess a neat appearance and be prepared for a variety of weather conditions.
    • Familiarity with survey instruments (robotic instruments, data collectors, GPS equipment) is a plus.



    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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