Lancaster Development Incorporated


A surveyor for heavy/highway construction is responsible for establishing and/or confirming all control points, performing topographical surveys both pre and post construction, and establishing survey control plans for GPS and LPS equipment automation. They must be able to work with Trimble GPS and robotic survey instruments as well as to assist crew forepersons and equipment operators in the use of GPS rovers and equipment automation as well as to troubleshoot issues with hardware and software. A surveyor is also responsible for the primary layout of all elements of the work to be performed including but not limited to pipe/drainage systems, structures, pavements and earthwork.

The surveyor works closely with CAD engineers in the development of 3D models for use by construction crews and in determining quantities of work performed.

A Land Surveyors License is preferred but not required.

Lancaster Development, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

November 9, 2023
Various locations in Upstate NY
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New York
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Salary Range:
NYS Prevailing Wage plus $5/hour, vehicle and travel expenses
Pre-Hire & Workplace Requirements:
MUST PASS A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREENING., Must be willing to travel., Must be willing and able to work in a fast-paced environment which includes long hours., Must be capable of strenuous physical exertion and lifting heavy items., Must be prepared to work in all weather conditions., Must be able to multi-task and accommodate multiple requests effectively., Must be able to work independently as well as part of a team., Must be able to communicate well with management, crew and project owners’ representatives., Must have the appropriate tools of the trade.
A high school diploma or GED is required., Strong math, written and verbal communication skills are required., An advanced degree is a plus.
Computer Skills:
Knowledge of Bentley Microstation formatted data is a plus., Ability to read and interpret project specifications, blueprints/plans is required., Ability to work with electronic files including 3D Models of construction sites is required.
Driver's License:
Must have valid driver's license, good driving record required.
Operations Experience:
5 years of heavy/highway construction experience preferred., Experience on DOT projects is a plus., Knowledge of GPS Survey, GPS Machine Control and 3D Models is required., Knowledge of control traverse/networks, road alignments, station and offset and other highway related surveying is required., Boundary Survey experience is a preferred.
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