Open Position: Land Surveyor

  • 04 Aug 2017 1:13 PM
    Message # 5012659
    PLSO Office (Administrator)

    Professional Land Surveyor (PLS)

    DJ&A, P.C., a highly successful consulting, civil engineering, planning, and surveying firm, headquartered in Missoula, Montana since 1973, is seeking a Professional Land Surveyor (PLS) with 5+ years of relevant experience to lead the surveying department at our Vancouver, WA office.  Vancouver, located on the Columbia River, is a charming town with breathtaking views of Mount St. Helens and Mount Hood.  It offers the best of a big city, while still maintaining a quiet and calm culture. DJ&A opened this office in 2016 and has multiple large and well-established federal clients.  This position is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious surveyor with strong leadership qualities and will be well compensated.

    We are looking for an energetic person with a strong work ethic, a high regard for the survey profession, and strong technical abilities who wants to be part of a growing company.  The ideal candidate has the ability and interest to both deliver surveying projects and to help grow the surveying division in Vancouver.  This person will be well supported by a surveying staff in Missoula that includes three professional land surveyors, eight fully-equipped field crews and a team of office technicians.  Support staff in the Vancouver office will grow according to need. 

    Job Requirements:

    • Provide guidance, training and mentorship to survey crews and other survey staff members
    • Provide Quality Control of work performed through review
    • Be familiar with survey technology and skills, including PLSS, GPS principles, robotic total stations, etc.
    • Ability to manage clients and network within the community
    • Ability to manage projects, including budgets and schedules
    • Physical ability to conduct survey field work when necessary
    • Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to operate motorized vehicles

    Additional Responsibilities:

    • Ability to work in field and office setting.
    • Construction staking, ALTA surveys, plats, deeds, legal descriptions, research, etc.


    • Position is 40+ hours per week of combined office (70%) and field (30%) work.
    • Field work will require the ability to walk on uneven terrain for up to 10 hours per day.
    • Job location is based in Vancouver, Washington, with travel to outlying areas. Travel to our office in Missoula, Montana may be required.

    To Apply: Please submit a cover letter with resume addressing qualifications, salary requirements, and references to: DJ&A, P.C., 3203 Russell, Missoula MT, 59801-8591 or email to  DJ&A is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    DJ&A has a large base of local, state, federal and private clients offering employees a diverse and challenging experience.  DJ&A is a dynamic and growing company and offers a competitive compensation package complete with health insurance, retirement, and bonus programs.

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