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Bolton & Menk, Inc. Project Surveyor (L.S)  in Ames, Iowa

Project Surveyor (L.S)

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

CategoryLand Surveying


Bolton & Menk has a great opportunity for aProject Surveyor, LSto join our team in our Ames, Iowa office and serve our Ames area clients. In this role you will have project oversight and team mentoring. Now is your opportunity to work with a Star Tribune Top 150 employer with GREAT benefits!

What you will be doing:

  • Responsible for boundary calculations utilizing coordinate geometry software

  • Responsible for existing survey records, research, plan interpretation and the correct staking of surveying and engineering projects

  • Collecting, processing, interpreting and correcting field measurements and data for survey projects

  • Supporting business development activities through RFP’s, presentations and community engagement activities while developing relationships with clients

  • Mentoring and developing professional and technical survey staff

What we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field from an accredited college (or state accepted educational equivalent for licensure) preferred

  • Licensed Land Surveyor (LS) in State of Iowa

  • 5+ years of progressive land survey experience

  • Strong interpersonal written & verbal communication skills

  • Good management and leadership skills (i.e. operating with a sense of urgency, managing conflict, exercising tact and patience, providing constructive feedback)

  • Good time management, organizational and problem-solving skills

  • Advanced math skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Thorough knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Excel, MS Word, PowerPoint)

  • Working knowledge and skills in CAD and survey software (i.e. AutoCAD Civil3D, Microstation)

  • Working knowledge of specialized software processes for managerial, supervisory and QA/QC purposes appropriate to the area of practice

  • May require travel, may include extended overnight stays

  • Possess valid driver’s license


Work with a creative and hardworking team, who believe in client satisfaction and building relationships. For over 70 years Bolton & Menk, Inc. has served public and private clients with comprehensive planning, design and construction engineering and surveying services. The employees at Bolton & Menk are seeking hard working and ambitious co-workers to join us to deliver tomorrow’s leading infrastructure projects. Bolton & Menk is employee-owned, is ranked among ENR’s Top 500 Design Firms and is a Top 150 Workplace in Minnesota. With over 600 employees and 24 offices in Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, North Carolina and South Carolina, there are always new challenges and career development opportunities available.


At Bolton & Menk, we value our people and provide an exceptional Total Compensation and Benefits Package to protect our most valuable asset. We are committed to the well-being of our employees and their families. Perks of being a Bolton & Menk employee include peace of mind with our benefits package and competitive compensation plan, flexible schedules and career development opportunities. Learn more here:

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We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Bolton & Menk does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third-party agencies in response to Bolton & Menk job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. Pre-approval from the Bolton & Menk Talent Acquisition team is required before any external candidate can be submitted and such candidate must be submitted to the Bolton & Menk Talent Acquisition team.

Bolton & Menk, Inc., is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.


This position is currently accepting applications.