Site Surveyor

at AECOM in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description


Job Description

The Digital Practice and Technology Team is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Site Surveyor for immediate employment in the Newark, DE office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in Land Surveying specific to engineering consulting services. This opportunity affords the ideal candidate the following:

Exposure to a variety of large and complex projects including, but not limited to Transportation projects- rail/roadway, environmental surveys and more.

Exposure to multiple industry/business line sectors.

Access to new and state of the art equipment to complete surveying functions.

Opportunities for upward advancement and career growth.

Opportunity to travel to multiple project sites nationally, with per diem financial support.

Primary job functions include but are not limited to the following:

Responsible for operation and care of all survey instruments including Total Station, level, and GPS.

Will be responsible for performing property surveys, topographic survey and mapping, construction stakeout and other survey projects for private, government and commercial clients.

Read and understand survey notes, sketches, maps, deeds, as-builts, construction plans and drawings and records.

Use appropriate survey equipment, conventional, GPS/GNSS and laser scanning, to efficiently and accurately perform a wide range of field survey procedures. ·

Take survey field notes, sketches, and other written records on a daily basis.

Perform QA/QC to verify that the data complies with the project requirements.

Performs basic maintenance of the survey field equipment and understand its operation.

Keep survey field vehicle in good condition.

Understand and follow all applicable safety procedures.

Travel up to 70% for up to 3 - 10 days at a time.


Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree or demonstrated equivalency of site surveying experience and/or education

Demonstrated knowledge of AutoCAD Civil3D and/or MicroStation platforms

Valid driver's license, and as a condition of employment must pass AECOM's Motor Vehicle Records Review

Preferred Qualifications

Familiarity and download procedures – raw data processing AutoCAD Civil3D and/or MicroStation platforms Excel/Word Software

Railroad knowledge or experience a plus

Experience with Federal and government clients a plus

Willingness to travel extensively to multiple project sites from 3-10 days at a time. Up to 70% travel with a varied work load

4 years of site surveying with railroad knowledge or experience a plus

Experience supervising site survey teams

Additional Information

Sponsorship for a US employment visa is not available for this role now or in the future.

Relocation assistance is not available for this role.

Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $32.00/hour - $38.00/hour.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

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Job Posting: 1277912

Posted On: Jun 13, 2024

Updated On: Jul 13, 2024

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