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Professional Land Surveyor

Bloom Companies, LLC.
Milwaukee, WI, 53226
$65,000 to $95,000
February 18, 2021


Land Surveyor - Milwaukee

Job Category: Land Surveyor

Department: Civil Engineering

Experience: 10+ years

Education: Associates Degree in Land Surveying

Salary Range: $65,000 - $95,000

Job Description

Bloom is currently seeking a senior-level land surveyor with expert knowledge in general surveying principles. This position will present an opportunity for future promotion to a Survey Group Manager position; if that is a route you are interested in pursuing. You are highly encouraged to apply to this position whether or not management is your preferred route. Our family of engineers, surveyors, and field technicians is growing; and we would love the chance to see if you fit in with the culture we have built. We have developed a mentor-mentee culture that allows us to all share our experiences with one another; and in return we can all grow personally and professionally. Where you have shortcomings, others in the company may have strengths. Keep that in mind as you read through our (non-required) additional qualifications below. We see value in anything you can bring to the table; even if it’s something other than what we have listed here.

Required Qualifications

• Wisconsin Registered Land Surveyor (RLS, PLS).

• 10+ years of experience

• Knowledge of topographic and construction surveying, boundary and

control surveying, ALTA/ACSM Surveys, and Right-of-Way plats

• Knowledge of all common surveying equipment required to complete the

above tasks.

• Knowledge of Trimble GPS and Total Station Systems; or personal

equipment available for use/rent by Bloom to accommodate your work


• Experience processing survey data in AutoCADD.

• Ability to accurately assign a level of effort and approximate cost

to all types of survey jobs.

• Ability to work independently or in team setting to complete all

assigned project tasks

• Good decision-making skills, flexibility, focus on quality and

attention to detail

• Excellent communication skills

Additional Qualifications (Not Required)

• Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or Survey

• PE License

• Experience with drones, unmanned aerial systems or terrestrial based


• Additional specialty surveying services not listed here.

• Experience searching for, vetting, and pursuing new project


• Management experience or experience leading others in a survey group

• Additional drafting and typical survey/design document preparation


• Additional software experience including Microsoft Office software

(Excel, Word and Power Point), Adobe software (Acrobat), and

additional CADD software such as MicroStation and Civil3D.

• OSHA 30-hour Certification

• OSHA Confined Space Entry Certification


Assist, under the direction of Bloom leadership, in all survey tasks required for each unique project. This is dependent upon skill level and experience, but may include:

• Assist the Civil Group Manager in the preparation of proposals for

new work. This may include determining the level of surveying effort

required to complete a job and drafting the project approach.

• Working with existing staff to properly coordinate efforts to ensure

project schedules and deliverables are being met.

• Communicating and tracking receipt of planning print and utility

marking needs with Digger’s Hotline, the land owner, and other

utilities or authorities impacted by the project.

• Collecting general property information, historic land use

information, plats, as-builts, boring logs, and other documents

required for the surveying efforts and/or to support the design


• Conducting site visits and general data collection efforts to

support the design.

• Completing surveying efforts to support design or construction.

• Processing surveys in CADD software independently and/or in

coordination with the design team.

• Completing additional project documents such as field reports,

existing condition reports, etc.

• Ensure quality control activities are performed for all assigned

work and back check work of others

• Stamping/Sealing survey drawings, as needed.

• Interact and communicate effectively with Bloom leadership, design

team members, clients, project owners, and other project


• Attend project meetings and represent the company professionally.

• Participate in Bloom’s mentor/mentee culture.

Compensation - Commensurate with experience

If you are a career oriented, highly motivated individual, interested in being part of a growing firm, we want to hear from you. Please email your resume to .

We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits package, and growth opportunities. Bloom Companies, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.