Assistant Survey Manager

Job Category: Surveying
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Annapolis

Terrain, a Civil Engineering/Land Planning firm located in Annapolis, MD, is seeking Assistant Survey Manager candidates with a minimum of 5 years of experience in preparing digital models, drawings and survey layout information using field survey data and engineer’s design specifications to support a broad range of land surveying and related services for federal, state, and private clients.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate experience in working in AutoCAD Civil 3D. Trimble Business Center a plus!
  • Create accurate 3D models using field survey data and Engineer’s design provided in paper and digital format.
  • Perform data reduction, field note reduction, calculations, data checks and staking computations.
  • Perform tax record and deed research.
  • Assist Survey Manager in preparation of daily schedule.
  • Understand demands and requirements of topographic, control, boundary, ALTA, and as-built surveys as well as construction/heavy civil layout for Commercial, Industrial, Residential and Municipal projects.
  • Fulfill schedule obligations and consult with the supervisor when there are scheduling issues/conflicts.
  • Ensure client satisfaction.


  • High school diploma or GED; additional CAD and land survey-related coursework desirable.
  • SIT preferred as this position has plenty of room for advancement.
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience in a land surveying environment.
  • Valid Maryland State Driver’s License.
  • Minimum of 3 years of Land Survey-related experience including, but not limited to Boundary, ALTA and Topographic Surveys.
  • Basic proficiency in written and verbal business communication skills.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications.

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