Land Surveying Field Technician

Job Category: Surveying
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: West Chester

Howell Surveying, a Professional Land Surveying Firm located in West Chester, PA, is seeking entry-level Land Surveying Field Crew Member candidates with 0 to 3 years of experience in construction stake-out, boundary and topographic surveys.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collecting survey data, as part of a two-man field crew, to complete boundary surveys, topographic surveys or construction surveys.
  • Taking measurements, moving survey equipment and hand clearing of brush to open lines of sight.
  • Assisting in the maintenance of survey equipment and stocks of survey supplies.


  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Associates Degree in Land Surveying a plus.
  • Valid Pennsylvania State Driver’s License
  • AutoCAD experience would be great but not required.
  • Applicant must be physically fit and able to lift and carry 50 pounds.
  • Experience with electronic total station, data collectors and GPS equipment is a plus.
  • Ability to interpret construction plans.
  • Ability to work with design engineers, clients, contractors and the general public.

A competitive benefits package is available that includes health, group life, short term and long-term disability plans, a 401(k) program with employer matching and advancement opportunities – all in a business casual work environment.

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