Location: Plymouth, Michigan

SME is seeking a full-time, experienced Project Surveyor to join our busy Survey group in our Plymouth, Michigan office. The Project Surveyor assists the Project Managers by leading survey teams for the successful completion of land surveying activities on individual projects. This position is responsible for coordinating field staff in the successful collection of data and construction layout activities; and office staff in processing and analyzing data, the drafting and development of all types of land surveys, record drawings, plans and reports.

Responsibilities for this position will include:
• Prepare survey documents and computations associated with ALTA, Boundary and Topographic Surveys etc.
• Prepare survey drawings and descriptions utilizing AutoCAD and other related software packages as directed.
• Prepare and manage project schedule.
• Prepares standard forms and communicates the project requirements and expectations.
• Communicates and coordinates schedules with clients and project team.
• Monitors teams work and progress.
• Reviews data and documents developed by team for accuracy and precision.
• Analyzes data from various sources, e.g., traditional field survey, point cloud, GIS, etc. to develop and prepare plans and reports.
• Provide construction-related services including correspondence with clients, construction plan interpretation, point data extraction, stakeout reviews, etc.
• Review applicable reference materials and location specific statutes and requirements and communicates knowledge with teammates and clients.
• Review and evaluate project documentation, e.g., field notes, title work, surveys, property descriptions, etc.
• Other duties as assigned.

Requirements for this position include:
• A minimum of 3 years of land surveying experience showing progressively increased responsibility.
• Degree in Land Surveying or equivalent.
• Registration as a Professional Surveyor or ability to become registered as a Professional Surveyor preferred but not required.
• Strong knowledge of land surveying principles and practices.
• Proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microsoft Office Suite.
• Possesses strong critical thinking and organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects simultaneously.
• Strong work ethic and team-player attitude.
• Strong verbal and written communication skills; with the ability to shape communications for specific audiences.
• Ability to receive and process feedback and provide feedback.
• Well-developed conflict resolution and problem-solving skills.
• Must be able and willing to travel and work in other cities, including both urban and remote areas.
• Must pass pre-employment background check. Must be able to pass a drug screen.
• Travel may be required.
• Required to have a valid driver license with a clean driving record.

SME offers excellent opportunities for professional development and growth in a flexible, fast-paced working environment. Our robust benefits package for regular, full-time team members includes: Medical/Prescription coverage with no premiums required; dental/optical, life, disability and long-term care insurance coverage; matching 401(k); Profit Sharing; tuition reimbursement (up to $5000 per calendar year); and generous bonus and paid time off programs. SME is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected veteran/military status, disability, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. SME is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

For immediate consideration, please email cover letter and resume, including salary expectations, to: recruiter@sme-usa.com.