Surveyor Jobs in Iowa

Establish official/legal property lines. Surveyors make extremely exact measurements to establish land and water boundaries by measuring distances and angles. They determine the exact span and position of land for construction projects or real estate development. They record their results in maps and written reports for legal documentation, and present these to clients and government agencies. In the event of a property dispute, they may be asked to provide expert testimony in court.

Surveyors use a range of tools to take their measurements. They frequently use Global Positioning Systems (GPS) and Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and so must be proficient at reading and understanding these results. They may also research previously recorded data— such as old land records, survey records, and land titles— to help identify land boundaries and ownership.

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Aerotek - Des Moines, IA
Surveyor We are hiring for a Survey Party Chief for one of the largest Survey firms in Iowa. Daily job responsibilities are as follows: surveying boundary topographic surveying construction...
1 day ago
BetterJobs - Grimes, IA
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3 hours ago
Olsson Associates - Des Moines, IA
ABOUT THE ROLE:We are seeking talented and motivated candidates for a Survey Crew Chief role in our Des Moines, IA office. Your primary responsibility as Survey Crew Chief will be to supervise the...
7 days ago
Hendrickson - Mason City, IA
SHORT ELLIOTT HENDRICKSON, INC. Survey Crew Chief in MASON CITY , Iowa Job TitleSurvey Crew ChiefLocationMason City, IA, USPracticeSurveyDepartment DescriptionShort-Elliott-Hendrickson Inc. (SEH)...
30+ days ago
Shive-Hattery - Cedar Rapids, IA
This is a full time permanent position performing land surveying duties including but not limited to: boundary, topographic, ALTA/ASCM land title, construction staking, route and bridge, aerial...
30+ days ago

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