Supervising Land Surveyor

  • San Bernardino, California
  • Mar 16, 2021
Full Time GIS and Surveying
  • Salary: $82,222.40 - $113,297.60 Annually USD

Job Description

The Job

The Department of Public Works, County Surveyor's Office, is recruiting for a Supervising Land Surveyor to supervise staff engaged in construction, property, subdivision, topographic, aerial, and other related survey projects. Additionally, Supervising Land Surveyors confer with representatives of various departments, governmental agencies, private engineers, surveyors, title industry, and land developers on matters affecting mapping, land boundary determinations, legal access, real property rights, and perpetuation of survey monuments; advise and coordinate with private engineers, surveyors, developers, and departments on current and proposed survey projects; analyze land, cadastral, geodetic surveys, and right of way engineering; and prepare presentations for the Planning Commission.

For more information regarding job duties, refer to the Supervising Land Surveyor job description.


License: Must possess a valid California Class C driver license at time of appointment.

Travel: Travel throughout the County is required. Incumbents may be required to drive a County vehicle. Proof of automobile liability insurance must be produced and maintained during the course of employment.

Physical: Frequent sitting, occasional walking, standing, bending, and squatting. Requires fine manipulation in both hands. Continuously required to reach above and below shoulder level. Must frequently demonstrate near vision and occasionally demonstrate far vision. Occasionally required to lift and carry 10 pounds or less.

Work Conditions: Occasionally works near equipment and machinery on rough, uneven, rocky, or slippery surfaces. Occasionally exposed to dust, gas, hazardous materials, noise, and extremes in temperature or humidity. Primarily works inside and occasionally works outside. Uses specialized protective equipment or clothing as required.

Minimum Requirements

Registration: Must possess a current and valid license to practice Land Surveying in the State of California -OR- be a Registered Civil Engineer authorized to practice land surveying in the State of California. Pursuant to Business and Profession Codes 8700-8805.


Three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in land surveying.

Selection Process

Application Procedure: Please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire to be considered for this position. Applications will be accepted until a sufficient number of qualified candidates have applied; candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as recruitment may close at any time.

There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based upon a review of the Application and the Supplemental Questionnaire. It is to your advantage to provide as much relevant and detailed work experience as possible, as resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application materials.

To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application we have not received your application.

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Job Address

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