HCA human capital advantage seeks to ease the process take on the heavy lifting, and leave you to do what you do best be the best in your field or industry! HCA is here for you, the company have been created to help small-mid size companies better manage a variety of Human Resource duties. HCA seeking for a professional land surveyor to join the survey crew chief participates independently or with the use of a survey technician to complete surveying services.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to varying work environments including extreme heat or cold and adverse weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The employee could be exposed to loud conditions while working on a field site.

Professional Land Surveyor Duties and Responsibilities include the following

– Transport and set up the instruments and equipment associated with surveying land, and preparing the job site for survey
– Complete construction surveys for area roads, bridges, buildings, subdivisions, and other properties
– Complete surveys that establish rights-of-way on area roads and properties
– Cut lines of sight
– Assist in land surveys for maintenance, location, and relocation of section corners through use of GPS equipment and/or conventional surveying equipment
– Work with utility departments or companies in performing surveys on city streets or utility easements

– Read maps, plans, and stake-out sheets in order to reproduce a physical survey
– Learn basic field calculations for all aspects of survey work
– Responsible for staying abreast of latest survey techniques
– Ensure measurements are accurate and safety precautions are taken
– Convert bearings to angles, find right-of-ways and percent of grade needed
– Keep survey notes and decides on survey techniques to be used on specific projects
– Complete mathematical calculations required to reduce, check or complete any survey data

– Responsible for ensuring surveys are correct and accurate
– Maintain complete file of all surveys performed
– Obtain and assemble data to complete architectural designs, visiting job sites to compile measurements as necessary
– Perform redline markups
– Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, clients, and other departments
– Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial
– Define project scope and goals that support business goals in collaboration with senior management
– Prepare proposals to provide professional services and/or obtain funding for engineering projects or programs

– Coordinate with clients and agencies having jurisdiction over the project
– Development of project schedules and coordination of survey plan needs
– Apply knowledge and expertise acquired through progressive experience to resolve crucial issues and/or unique conditions
– Conducts property ownership research
– Prepare all drawings in compliance with company drawing and CAD standards
– Define project objectives and timeline for completion and effectively communicate them to involved parties throughout project
– Perform other duties as assigned

Professional Land Surveyor Duties Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Language Ability:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Math Ability:

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, NOVAtime, and Deltek. Knowledge of data collector software typically used in the survey industry.


Preferred Bachelor’s degree (B. A. / B. S.) from four-year college or university with five (5) years of field experience; or five (5) years’ experience in the operating of survey equipment which demonstrates the knowledge and abilities listed above and a High School diploma or equivalent GED.

Certificates and Licenses:

OSHA 10 Hour Construction and/or SafeLand Certification
First Aid & CPR Certification
Fire extinguisher Certification
Professional Surveyor License (desirable)

Knowledge, Skills and Other Abilities:

– Experience with GPS equipment
– Ability to operate survey equipment
– Extensive knowledge of and training in survey procedures
– Knowledge of mathematics and drafting
– Ability to organize daily activities, show attention to detail and conscientiousness in work
– Time management
– Communication skills
– Technical knowledge
– Persuasive, encouraging, and motivating

– Experience in working with multiple projects
– Survey experience from conception to completion
– Knowledge of survey time and cost parameters
– Experience with GPS equipment
– Ability to operate survey equipment including robotic total stations
– Extensive knowledge of and training in survey procedures
– Knowledge of mathematics and drafting
– Ability to organize daily activities, show attention to detail and conscientiousness in work

Physical Demands:

– Regularly walk, stand, crouch or stoop; frequently lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.
Carry equipment up, down & across irregular terrain.
– Walk over rough, uneven, or slippery surfaces.
– Experience work in a variety of weather conditions with exposure to the elements while maintaining concentrated attention to detail.
– Ability to travel up and down ladders
– Ability to lift up to 75 pounds on a regular basis
– Ability to work in high places and in tight spaces
– Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.

How to apply: The work of finding a job or filling a position can be grueling for candidates and employers alike. Finding the right candidate for a position and keeping these employees trained and motivated are challenges that companies face in today’s marketplace. Interested and qualified candidates should visit the application website for more detailed information