Survey Field Technician

Location: Greater Pittsburgh Region

As a Survey Field Technician at JHA, you are an important contributor to the solutions we provide our clients. You are detailed oriented, a good problem solver and good at working out complex math calculations. You benefit from being a technically inclined professional who enjoys having the outdoors as your office. Here at JHA, you will have the opportunity to grow in your profession and be part of a great team!

We are a multi-disciplinary engineering, land surveying & environmental consulting firm, with a growing team of professionals in Northeastern Pennsylvania. We are a privately owned, debt-free company that is continually working to build relationships with clients to ensure a strong, stable company far into the future. We promote an enjoyable work environment, and we truly care about our clients and each other. We offer an excellent benefits package including Health Insurance, Retirement Savings, Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Holiday, Vacation, Personal Paid Time Off and profit sharing.

This role is located in the greater Pittsburgh region (serving eastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania). For this role, we prefer you have a minimum of a 2-year Surveying degree with 1 to 2 years prior field experience or 5 years of field experience utilizing data collectors, total stations and GPS. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or Carlson Civil in site layout, grading and profiling. The position includes working as part of a project team on construction layout, boundary surveys, natural gas site development projects, coal mining projects, and land development projects.

Essential Functions:

  • Operate and maintain survey instruments
  • Perform field surveys, including topographic and boundary surveys, construction stakeouts and as-builts
  • Perform deed research
  • Clear brush, drive stakes, take field notes and make field sketches
  • Perform all survey tasks with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Deliver assigned work in a timely manner helping to meet project deadlines
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Carry up to 50 lbs. regularly

Overnight travel is required periodically, typically 3 to 4 nights a month. Daily travel is required. We seek individuals who will have a servant towards our clients and teammates.

The goal of JHA is to provide excellent client-centered service to our customers, with the foundation of Christ-honoring principles characterizing our interactions with each other and our clients.

Our one-team in multiple locations mindset provides the framework to utilize our God-given talents and skills to serve our clients and build a cohesive team. To be considered for this opportunity please email your resume to HR@jhacompanies.com

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