Registered Professional Land Surveyor

Goodwin-Lasiter-Strong   Bryan, TX   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on November 17, 2022

Registered Professional Land Surveyor

GLS is seeking a Senior Project Manager, RPLS to join our team in the Bryan, TX area. You will manage the survey department with several crews, while also maintaining day to day operations in coordination with other department heads. This person needs to have a hit the ground running attitude, the ability to tackle many projects at once, and the potential to train and lead other RPLS in the future.


Perform business development activities, proposal preparation, project management, and final quality control for all survey deliverables

Manage surveying staff and schedules

Responsible for survey calculations, analysis and final map checking, review of title data, record drawings research, and client relations

Monitor projects from initiation through delivery, interfacing with clients and staff on technical matters

Write descriptions of property boundary surveys for use in deeds, leases or other legal documents

Work within defined project scopes and budgets. Manage deadlines and prioritize assignments

Collaborate with project team members, to include architects, engineers, and other RPLS'

Coordinate activities of field crews, including providing job assignments, information, direction and daily checking of work product

Review and process the results of field surveys, including the shape, contour, location, elevation and dimensions of land features and structures

Verify the accuracy of field survey data, including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites

Job Requirements:

Current Texas RPLS or licensure in another state and the ability to obtain licensure in Texas in the next 6 months

2+ years of relevant land survey experience, including field staff management experience

2+ years of operational land experience

2+ years of electrical transmission, electrical distribution or renewables experience

Working knowledge of field instrumentation Trimble, GPS, and robotic total stations.

Intermediate knowledge of relevant technical software, including Civil 3D MicroSurvey

Proficient in Microsoft Products

Effective written and verbal communication skills

Must maintain a budget, have the ability to forecast, and determine future clients

Excellent cooperative skills in working efficiently with a team, assisting with the training of survey personnel, coordination of field work, and leading others in accomplishing work activities