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who me in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 2 months ago

anyone hiring??? - 10 Replies

I have been a surveyor/crew chief for over 15 years and I can do it all! please contact me if you have heard of anyone hiring in this recession....

Jason in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Updated 2 months ago

Are land surveyor job opportunities growing or declining? - 264 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most land surveyor...

Heri in Kenner, Louisiana

Updated 3 months ago

Are current surveys more "accurate than a survey from 20 / 30 years ago ??? - 72 Replies

This may be a strange question. At a recent public meeting, a Civil engineer stood up and suggested that a property in our area that is listed as...

John in MD in Catonsville, Maryland

Updated 5 months ago

Breaking into land surveying - 13 Replies

I have an interest in getting started in land surveying. I have been looking at entry level type jobs such as a rodman/entry level instrument...

Holly in Provo, Utah

Updated 15 months ago

Tips for land surveyor interviews. - 3 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming land surveyor interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

ahamedilyas@gmail.com in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

land surveyor

I have 6 years experiance in surveying field , have good experiance in road project , construction ect- and i have good experiance in team...

Serious Business in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 18 months ago

I'm a Professional Land Surveyor from CT seeking contract work - 5 Replies

Hello all, I'm Fred and I'm seeking some contract work, preferably as a field crew. I am fully equipped, including a robotic total station and am...

danicon in Constanta, Romania

Land Surveyor in Iraq

What kind of Salary should I be expecting working in Iraq? I've been offered a job- and been asked to quote my salary- dont know what to put?

Josue in Hollywood, Florida

Updated 20 months ago

What are the best land surveyor qualifications and training to get ahead? - 2 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a land surveyor? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective land...

Josue in Hollywood, Florida

Updated 20 months ago

How can I get into surveying with an Applied Mathematics Degree? - 1 Reply

What do I need to do in order to become a surveyor? I will graduate from college in June 2011 and I will have a B.S. in Applied Mathematics with a...

Mike in Irvine, California

Updated 22 months ago

Original Deed Vs. Current Deed - 1 Reply

I purchased a property. I've since traced the deed back to the original purchase warrant in Pennsylvania. My property is the residue of that...

Engineer Monlon ....SOKKIA SET FOR SALE in Cameroon

Updated 24 months ago

South Co. surveying equipment. Worth buying it? - 4 Replies

Has anybody used total stations of the South Surveying & Mapping Instruments Co.? http://www.southinstrument.com/ Are they good? Do they work...

ronald_6088@yahoo.com in Qatar

Tips to interview a Land surveyor

Hi everyone. Does anyone can help me how to build a question to interview a land surveyor in construction industries? I appreciate your...

norm in Warrensville, North Carolina

Updated 28 months ago

Sell-out-surveying - 93 Replies

Biggest problem with surveyors-greed! Very few companies care about quality & integrity today. Most field supervisors hire guys with little or no...

landsurveyorsunited in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 28 months ago

Do I know enough? - 26 Replies

I have surveyed for 8 months. I started as a rodmen within 3 days I was on an instrument (lieca T406) After a month I was sent out to do my own job....

Jawadkhan in Satellite Provider

How we get salary in Home based surveyer jobs.

I dön't know about this. Plz tell me.

Dayone in Houston, Texas

Updated 29 months ago

Need RLPS in Houston, Texas for contract\salaried position - 2 Replies

Experience with re-plats and/or site planning is a bonus

landsurveyorsunited in Homosassa, Florida

Updated 31 months ago

Terminology - 4 Replies

Hello, colleagues! I have a question for you here. I am a russian surveyor confused with surveying terminology in english. Could someone explaine me...

Frank in Laurel, Mississippi

Updated 36 months ago

Currently in school for Surveying - 6 Replies

With all this talk about how the profession is dying, should I even bother sticking through with Surveying? Should I switch majors? Is the profession...

Frank in Laurel, Mississippi

Updated 36 months ago

is there any surveying jobs in north alabama??? im starting school nct month after 8 years feild exp. - 8 Replies

it seems like there are no jobs any more im 25 and iv been doing construction lay out for the past 8 years. i love it the last 2 i got in to the...

John in Catonsville, Maryland

Updated 36 months ago

Time layed off? - 20 Replies

Just curious I guess. Wondering how long alot of others have been out work for as it seems that our industry is in the dumpster for the most part. So...

Robert Gafford jr. in Gulf Breeze, Florida

Updated 36 months ago

Work in land surveying industry - 4 Replies

I have been working in the surveying profession since June of 1997. I began at the bottom as a rodman and progressed up through the ranks of...

KMaxwell in Auburn

Updated 41 months ago

Are there really more survey jobs back East than out West? - 3 Replies

Looking on Indeed and Craigslist there are a lot of postings from the Midwest to the East Coast. Is this a real trend or smoke and mirrors?

mosurveyor in Indianola, Iowa

Updated 42 months ago

Marcellous Shelf pipe line in PA - 2 Replies

Does anyone know why that project got shut down?

Orchiemaye in Spartanburg, South Carolina

Updated 43 months ago

CAD or LEROY? - 5 Replies

I Still hand draw all of our survey plats. I am considering going to computer CAD. I want something very easy to use but professional. I looked at...

Chris in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 46 months ago

Show me the money... - 12 Replies

What are typical land surveyor salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this...

dmayne in Jefferson, Maryland

Updated 47 months ago

Any land surveying job opportunities in the Richmond VA area? - 1 Reply

Good day fellow land surveyors. I was wondering if anyone knew of any land surveying job opportunities in the Richmond, VA area? I have 4 years of...

only me in Overland Park, Kansas

Updated 48 months ago

Looking for work(arent we all) - 4 Replies

I have 25 years under my belt and been running crews for about 15 of those years.Never done any pipeline work but a lot of ALTA, boundary, topo, and...

jessica in Idaho Falls, Idaho

Updated 50 months ago

Any Success in Finding Surveyor Work if Relocating at Own Expense? - 4 Replies

My husband has been a party chief for almost 10 years, and there is nothing in the world he would rather do. He is very passionate about being a land...

joebeagles in San Antonio, Texas

Jobs in NE or Texas

I am an experienced Party Chief/Survey Tech. I have a couple more years of field work than office experience. I began surveying in the Marine Corps a...

indy in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 51 months ago

wheres the pipeline surveying? geographically - 1 Reply

like to companies and locations.

chrism79 in Bakersfield, California

Updated 51 months ago

recently registered... any advice - 4 Replies

I am a 31yr old recently registered surveyor from S.C. I am trying to start my own business (not a smart decision) at this time. Ten years ago I...

only me in kcmo

Updated 52 months ago

Job search web sites. - 1 Reply

I dont know how many of you have been on EmploymentGiude.com but dont waste your time with it. It is nothing but an recrutement ad the the Army...

jobless in kansas

Updated 52 months ago

Land Survey Equipment - 1 Reply

Can anyone advise wehre to buy second hand various survey equipment. If you know links and internet address please advice. We are located in Turkey....

hntr729 in Chillicothe, Ohio

surveying job

i've been surveying for 20 years+ and have been at same company 12 years.have experience in boundary,construction,utilities,pipeline...

whiteward in Oregon

Updated 54 months ago

Advice on what to do after school. - 6 Replies

I'm currently in tenth grade at Bucks County Technical High School and in the Civil Engineering/ Land Surveying Program. I have a few questions...

scheuman3 in New Paltz, New York

surveying for an environmental company

I am currently making maps of the emergency lighting at an airport. the maps will be used for emergency exit plans. should i be getting prevailing...

omar monte in Los RĂ­os, Panama

Updated 55 months ago

Is easy to find jobs as Land Surveyor in US - 4 Replies

I am a lawful US permanent resident with baccalaurate degree in Land Surveying and more 20 years experience in my native country (Panama), am tried...

MK in Henderson, Nevada

Updated 56 months ago

Can a PLS please answer a question about charging a customer when a bill wasn't discussed? - 2 Replies

A local retired PLS has an old subdivision plan that is not recorded in the courthouse that I needed. He said he would search for the plan and...

East of Oklahoma City PLS in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Updated 56 months ago

Trimble RTK and Robotics - 3 Replies

I am a AR PLS who just started an company in on the eastern OK line. I am looking for a registared OK PLS for partner, employer or employee.

- Indeed Host in Austin, Texas

Updated 56 months ago

Job Seeking - 1 Reply

I have nearly 25 years surveying experience, doing nearly all aspects of Surveying from Pennsylvania to Arizona and I'm looking to regrow the spark I...

Iker in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Degrees homologation

Hello!I´m a spanish guy with my spanish land surveyor Engineering degree. I have 3 years of experience in doing tunnels, highway, and bridges and I´m...

mukesh kumar jha in Kathmandu, Nepal

Updated 57 months ago

land surveyor - 1 Reply

i am from nepal and now i'am in a connecticut with PR of usa.i have a two years experience in land surveyor and i had finished my BS and 16 month...

LostSoul in Cartersville, Georgia

Updated 58 months ago

Looking for work as a Party Chief or I-man - 2 Replies

Party Chief with 7+ years experience in the position, 9+ years overall. Experience includes but not limited to; Boundary Surveys, Topographic...

ThomasV in Oakland, California

california professional engineers exam - What resources?

Preparing for my California civil exam. I need other resources to study with. I purchased engineeringsciencesprep.com software, and found it useful...

ThomasV in Oakland, California

ca pe exam What resources, california civil exam

Preparing for my California civil exam. I need other resources to study with. I purchased http://engineeringsciencesprep.com software, and found it...

Tim Peters in Fort Myers, Florida

Updated 58 months ago

West Florida Survey Crew Needs Work - 1 Reply

Survey Crew in the Tampabay area needs work. 12 years experience. Same Rodman for 6 years. all my own state-of-the-art equipment including vehicle...

rjlantis@hughes .net

Updated 59 months ago

How much do you pay to buy someone out - 1 Reply

There is a local surveying company that may be coming up for sale soon and I have no idea what it is worth. He has always just had a 3-4 man crew...

only me in Overland Park, Kansas

Updated 59 months ago

What do you enjoy most about your land surveyor career? - 1 Reply

What do you enjoy most about being a land surveyor? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...

only me in Overland Park, Kansas

Updated 59 months ago

getting work - 1 Reply

instrument man with 20 years under belt plus data collector neds work in new jersey or new york city.

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