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Survey Technician

  • Painesville, Ohio
  • Position ID: 3140
  • Minimum Experience: 1 year
  • Education: HS
  • Registration: (Not Specified)
  • Required Skills: AutoCAD Civil 3D ; MicroStation
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Are you ready to make an impact on your career, client projects and the community? We are currently seeking a Survey Technician to join our multi-discipline engineering consulting firm supporting efforts in B&N’s Painesville office.

What a Survey Technician job is all about:

  • You will get to work on a wide variety of tasks and projects in the field and office
  • You will perform routine survey field work and computations for boundaries, subdivisions, easements, and existing base mapping under the direction of a Professional Surveyor
  • You will get to process field survey data and prepare CADD base maps
  • You will get to perform research in various jurisdictions for deeds, plats, etc.
  • You will get to assist in the preparation of plats, exhibits and R/W plans while operating CADD and survey software
  • You will utilize and maintain survey equipment, such as robotic total stations, GNSS, digital levels, terrestrial scanners, and UAS 

You may be a good fit if you have these skills and qualifications:

  • High School Diploma and/or equivalent trade school with survey experience or bachelor’s degree in Surveying Technology
  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil3D, Bentley MicroStation V8i, and/or Bentley Connect OpenRoads Designer a plus but not required   
  • Valid driver's license and good driving record
  • Ability to travel within the region (approximately 50%)
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, tech savvy that includes the capability to learn new surveying technologies (i.e. UAS photography and mapping, 3D laser scanning, etc.) and virtual collaboration tools

What we offer:

Burgess & Niple offers an excellent benefits package that includes your choice of medical plan, dental/vision coverage, immediate accrued paid time off, 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule, flexible spending or health savings account options, basic life insurance/short term & long term disability coverage at no cost to the employee, option to purchase supplemental life insurance, bonus program, flexible hours, hybrid work schedule options,  tuition assistance, casual dress, opportunities for professional development and much more.

Why join us?

At Burgess & Niple, our employees are driven by a passion for advancing the built environment with exceptional concern for quality of life, safety, and sustainability. We deliver creative solutions that exceed our clients’ goals and foster an environment that creates unlimited opportunities for employees.

Guided by our core values, we are a privately held firm with offices in twelve states and the District of Columbia and projects around the world. Through our Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) and tech-savvy employees, we seamlessly collaborate regardless of location. Apply today and discover the limitless possibilities for your career at B&N.



We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.