Survey Technician

Shoemaker & Haaland

Job Reference #: 2020-09

Shoemaker & Haaland is an established engineering firm founded in 1976 with locations in Coralville, Cedar Rapids, and Keokuk, Iowa.  Our areas of focus are civil engineering, structural engineering, land surveying, and 3D scanning. Shoemaker & Haaland offers unique technical solutions and delivers outstanding service to our clients.


Shoemaker & Haaland is currently seeking to hire a full time Survey Technician to join our team of engineers and technical specialists. A successful candidate will contribute to the continued growth and success of the company.


  • Proficient with Trimble GPS, Total Station, and data collection.
  • FARO Scanning Certification or willingness to obtain FARO Scanning Certification.
  • Associate Degree in Civil Technology or related field.
  • Preferred Software Skills: AutoCAD, Civil3D, Faro Scene, Recap and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Valid driver's license and a willingness to travel out of town for projects and work outside.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.


  • Commitment to following safety procedures.
  • Perform 3D scanning and SUAS (drone) operations.
  • Utilizing digital level to set high accuracy elevations on project control and benchmarks.
  • Operating traditional land surveying tools (GPS/Total Stations) to complete topographic mapping surveys.
  • Calculating horizontal and vertical positions from engineering plans for contractors to utilize during construction season.
  • Completing property research for land surveying activities.
  • Utilizing 2D for platting activities.
  • Drafting of existing site conditions utilizing multiple software programs.


  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Retirement 401k -Traditional and ROTH - Profit Sharing
  • ESOP - Employee Stock Option Plan
  • Vacation, Sick, and Holiday Paid Time Off
  • Company Culture - Company Lunches, Recreational Activities, and Group Gym Training Sessions

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