Staff Surveyor/Party Chief – 2+ Years Experience

ID: 31501 Location: Parsippany, NJ
Discipline: Survey/Laser Scanning Posted Date: 12/04/2019

Work for an Industry Leader
Challenging Projects & Dynamic Work Environment
Extensive Training Program
Community Service Opportunities



Langan is an award-winning ENR Top 500 Design Firm that offers integrated engineering and environmental services for both public and private sector clients at sites located throughout the United States and abroad.  Langan receives numerous recognitions for its technical expertise as well as its work environment, including Zweig Group’s Best Firms to Work For, Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award – Best Places to Work, NJ Biz Best Places to Work and Business of the Year – 50 Fastest Growing Companies, Hartford Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in CT, and Pittsburgh Business Times – Best Places to Work in Western PA. Visit our website for more information about our awards and recognitions.


Langan offers its employees opportunities that provide challenge and responsibility within an environment where they can grow and flourish!  Join our team of industry leaders and make a difference on some of the most exciting and interesting projects in the field!


If you’re a highly motivated self-starter who wants to push the boundaries of innovation in geospatial sciences, then Langan is the place for you! Our award-winning, 1000+ person, multi-disciplinary firm can offer you the challenge, responsibility, and growth potential you deserve.  The successful candidate shall share our passion for the challenge of merging the art of science and mapping. 


We are seeking a Staff Surveyor/Party Chief – 2+ Years Experience in our Parsippany, NJ office location. The successful candidates will have experience in topographic, boundary, utility surveys, construction layout and will be responsible for collecting field data and information related to the preparation of survey maps and CAD files. The surveyor will focus on small and large-scale land development projects including, but not limited to, commercial, big box, power centers and residential properties.

Job Responsibilities:


  • Collect field data for preparation of surveys by using surveying equipment and software;
  • Effectively use reports, maps, drawings, engineering plans, and aerial photographs to assess project needs and assist in project approach;
  • Assist in recovery of survey control and monumentation, construction layout, obtaining invert and subsurface utility information, and photo documentation of the project area;
  • Apply knowledge and techniques of surveying and advanced mathematics;
  • Maintain survey equipment and initiate repairs when necessary;
  • Remain current on surveying practices, guidelines, and best practices; attend internal training and external lectures to expand knowledge and skills;
  • Recommend new approaches and ideas that continuously improve efficiency and services performed; and,
  • As necessary, assist with office tasks including, but not limited to, CAD drafting, data download, deed and map research, and filing.

Job Requirements:


  • High School Diploma; undergraduate-level courses in Survey or related field a plus;
  • Minimum of 2 years prior experience in office drafting and analysis to produce boundary, topographic and utility surveys;
  • Proficiency in Carlson, AutoCAD or Civil 3D software a plus;
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical, organizational and judgment capabilities;
  • Demonstrated ability to work with co-workers and managers;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Possess a valid driver’s license in good standing;
  • Availability to travel overnight for select projects; and
  • Position requires work Monday through Friday with occasional evenings and weekends.


We offer competitive compensation packages; full-time employment company paid medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance; 401(k)/Roth with company match; extensive training; buddy and mentoring programs; employee referral and professional license bonuses; educational reimbursement; and much more!


Equal Opportunity Employer