Land Survey Mapping and Drafting CAD Technician

Location: Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area

Ben Dyer Associates, Inc. an established, well-respected local civil engineering, planning and surveying firm located in Mitchellville (Bowie) Maryland, is seeking Land Survey Mapping and Drafting CAD Technicians with a minimum of three (3) years of experience  to work in our Mitchellville (Bowie), Maryland office. This position is responsible for developing survey construction stakeout and as-built plans and boundary survey drawings in a CAD/CIVIL3D platform; receiving field data and transforming them into working drawings, existing conditions base sheets and finished plats. The Survey Office Technician will work under the direction of a Project Surveyor.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • This position is responsible for understanding and completing drawings in accordance with project specifications and various industry survey standards.
  • Creating a preliminary and/or final sketch of proposed drawings, using computer-assisted design/drafting equipment.
  • Modifying drawings as directed by project manager or project surveyor.
  • Work closely with other surveyors and engineers to insure a coordinated design.
  • Performing miscellaneous job-related duties as necessary.

The successful candidate must have at least three (3) years experience in surveying and the following skills:

  • Advanced knowledge of AUTOCAD with demonstrated experience using CIVIL3D-Current Version
  • Demonstrated experience with drawing setup, scale usage, dimensioning, labeling and plotting, and editing of surfaces within a 2D and 3D environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in processing field data collection electronic files.
  • Demonstrated experience in deed research and plotting.
  • Strong work ethic with desire to work in a productive team environment.
  • Effective oral and written communication within all levels of company management and fellow employees.
  • Candidate must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. We are unable to sponsor a new candidate for work authorization.

Ben Dyer Associates, Inc. offers competitive salaries and benefits; including group medical insurance, paid time off, holidays, and retirement, and is an equal opportunity employer.

A cover letter and resume should be sent to:  resumes@bendyer.com.