Metro Consulting Associates (MCA), a civil engineering, surveying and land planning consulting firm is seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented self-starter to join our staff as Project Surveyor in our Traverse City office.

Position Description
The Project Surveyor I is responsible for completing survey portion of project by acting as liaison between field and office surveyors and project management.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Coordinate daily activities of at least one field crew and/or survey technician
  • Responsible for understanding budgeting, project cost control, and meeting project schedules
  • Process and file survey data files, field notes, photos, and sketches
  • Perform CAD work to create and finalize survey drawings
  • Use Excel and survey programs to process, verify data, and run reports
  • Perform daily downloads of data collector files
  • Research deeds and maps, perform boundary analysis, and determinations
  • Maintain exceptional internal and external client relations
  • Achieve performance objectives and financial metrics (see Key Performance Indicator document)
  • All other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Land Surveying and/or equivalent combination of education & experience
  • SIT or PS license preferred
  • Minimum two (2) years applicable experience
  • Experience with AutoCAD and Civil3D; experience with Microstation a plus
  • Experience with field to finish procedures and methods
  • Experience with ALTA/NSPS Land Title Standards
  • Experience with processing GPS data
  • Wide range of experience in all types of surveys and construction layout
  • Field experience as a Chief Field Surveyor and willingness to perform field work as needed a plus
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to travel to the corporate office as well as local clients and project sites
  • Excellent concentration and proofreading skills with strong attention to detail
  • Exceptional written, presentation, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in diverse teams including technical and non-technical personnel
  • Resourceful, action-oriented, creative, and analytical thinker
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively under tight deadlines as well as balance multiple projects by prioritizing effectively
  • Strong planning, organization, preparation, and execution capabilities
  • Open to new ideas, innovation, and change
  • Strong problem solving/analytical skills
  • Work Environment and Physical Demands

Office setting primary

  • Ability to travel and/or work in the field as needed
  • Regularly required to sit
  • Frequently lifts or moves objects up to 20 pounds
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus

Please email resumes to Careers@metroca.net. Metro Consulting Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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