Job Description Chastain is seeking a Land Surveyor with three or more years of experience to work full-time from our Paris, Illinois office location. The Land Surveyor will work on various design, development and construction projects throughout Central Illinois and East Central Indiana in a fast-paced environment with the desire to learn and take on increasing levels of responsibility.
Job Responsibilities The Land Surveyor is responsible for the field and office operations to provide ALTA, Boundary and Topographic Surveys, Construction Layout, Platting, and related surveying services utilizing the latest Autodesk software and Trimble technology. Additional responsibilities include managing surveying budgets and schedules, providing budgets and cost estimates for new jobs, and engaging and communicating with clients throughout projects while delivering a quality product.
Job Requirements The Land Surveyor will have three or more years of experience in Land Surveying, and be a licensed Land Surveyor in Illinois/ Indiana or the potential for licensure. They will have strong technical, oral and writing communication and presentation skills, as well as a keen understanding of land surveying principles, budgets and marketing. The ability to work in a collaborative team environment is required.
What’s it like to work in the Paris Office? The Paris Office is located on the north end of Downtown Paris in Edgar County – a short walk or drive to a variety of restaurants and shops. Our office has served clients in East Central Illinois and West Central Indiana since 1963.
Our office thrives in a collaborative environment where "open door" is always the policy. Our team of professionals’ brainstorm and innovate on a variety of public and private infrastructure projects. We are here to support and grow each other, Chastain, and our clients, with our curiosity and creativity – which we pursue through knowledge-sharing among a diverse set of disciplines. This engaging environment not only works to support and grow each of us professionally, it works to grow the firm and benefit our valued clients.
We are a one-stop shop for infrastructure. Conceptual design, construction design and observation, and funding acquisition are all used to accomplish our core disciplines of transportation engineering, structural engineering, railroad engineering, construction engineering, surveying, urban planning, land development, and land acquisition. Basically, if you have infrastructure needs, we have got you covered.
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