Survey CAD Technician

Lanham, Maryland
Mar 19, 2018
Apr 23, 2018
Full Time

Dewberry is seeking responsible, highly motivated and detail oriented individuals to join our Land Surveying department at our Lanham, Maryland location. The candidate must be able to work in a team environment as a member of a survey and mapping division assisting in a variety of projects. We are looking for an individual who takes pride in their work and also understands budgets and expectations.


• Provide drafting and design services by preparing and maintaining CAD/GIS models, surveying drawings and maps.

• Prepare designs from general instruction and preliminary sketches, diagrams or schematics.

• May recommend modifications and changes for design improvement and simplification.

• Produce complex technical drawings.

• Prepare working drawings from conceptual layout to detailed finished product.

• Coordinate CAD projects with other team members.

• Process survey data and produce CADD deliverables.

• Process survey control data for boundary locations.

• Property research and production of deed mosaics.

• Develop base mapping from processed data.

• Draft Existing Conditions Plans.

• Compute for construction stakeout, boundaries and easements.

• Prepare field packages to expedite field surveys.

• Process field data to prepare grade sheets.

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 1-3 years of experience with Autocad.
  • AAS or BS Degree in Surveying or Autocad preferred.
  • AutoCAD, Civil 3D experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of Trimble TBC preferred.
  • Knowledge Leica Cloudworx & Cyclone preferred.
  • Knowledge of 3-D Modeling a plus.
  • Knowledge of Carlson Civil Suite preferred.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft programs, particularly Word, Excel and Access.
  • Able to take on and manage multiple jobs/tasks simultaneously.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Willingness to assist with a wide range of projects and work with multiple project managers.
  • Strong interest in all phases of Surveying including Record Plats, Easements, ALTA Surveys, Topographic Surveys, etc.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including report writing.
  • A strong general computer knowledge is a plus.
  • High attention to detail, good organizational and time management skills.
  • Must be able to work overtime as required.


Additional Requirements:

  • Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license in order to operate company vehicle
  • Must be able to pass drug/alcohol screening
  • Must be dependable



*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report.  These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry’s background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.

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