• Survey Technician - San Antonio

    Job Locations US-TX-San Antonio
    Posted Date 1 month ago(2/26/2019 1:01 PM)
    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 9 locations across Texas: Houston, Plano, Fort Worth, 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.


    • Analyzing and interpreting survey data.
    • Perform and review survey calculations.
    • Preparing topographic surveys.
    • Researching, reading, and plotting deeds.
    • Preparing boundary parcel maps and ALTA Land Title Survey maps.
    • Writing metes and bounds descriptions based on the Surveyor’s final boundary solution.
    • Analyze and review detailed construction drawings and perform survey calculations for construction stakeout.
    • Create topographical profiles and 3-D surfaces and other related maps and used in planning and construction of civil engineering projects.
    • Perform inspection of jobs when needed and may accompany survey crew to collect field data such as property corners or improvements for the preparation of construction drawings.
    • Assist in the analysis of reports, maps, drawings, and aerial photographs.
    • Prepare design computations and quantity estimates.
    • Perform drafting on a regular basis.
    • Other duties will consist of records research and coordination of survey crews and equipment.


    • Candidates must have at least 3 years of office survey experience using AutoCAD.
    • Two year certificate from college or technical school; or two to four years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Experience with Carlson (SurvCAD), GPS and field survey a plus.
    • Understand boundary and topographic surveys and construction staking.
    • Understand surveying terminology and can operate surveying equipment.
    • Candidates should possess good oral and written communication skills along with a strong mathematical aptitude.
    • MicroStation and GIS 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.



    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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