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Fisher Associates Land Surveyor, Field Instrument Crew in Rochester, New York

Land Surveyor, Field Instrument Crew

Rochester, NY ( • Survey

Job Type

Full-time, Internship


Fisher Associates, P.E., L.S., L.A., D.P.C., headquartered in Rochester NY, with eight offices throughout NY, PA & TX is currently seekingSurvey Instrument Operatorsto perform field surveying and data collection tasks. These are field positions based out of our Buffalo, NY, Rochester, NY & Canonsburg, PA offices. The selected candidate must be self-motivated and able to follow through with assignments, knowledgeable in the principles and performance of basic types of surveying equipment (Robotic Total Stations/GPS), survey computations, and field operations.

The candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Set up and operate a variety of surveying instruments, including total station, data collector, level, scanner, and GPS in gathering survey data for topographic, boundary, ALTA, construction stakeout, and utility surveys.

  • Maintain survey equipment and keep survey truck stocked with necessary supplies and tools.

  • Cutting and clearing brush and trees from line of survey, using brush hook, machete, chain saw or other cutting tools.

  • Read and interpret various types of maps and plans.

  • Complete neat field notes and sketches

  • Assisting the Party Chief as directed.

College Interns are Welcome!


  • Entry-level. 1-3 years of surveying experience preferred.

  • Experience in operating electronic survey instrumentation including total stations, levels, GPS, and data collectors.

  • Knowledge of basic mathematical principles, land surveying terminology, and field survey methods and techniques.

  • Good work ethic and willingness to learn.

  • Able to work in physically challenging outdoor situations in all types of weather.

  • Traveling on a regular basis to project sites located throughout NY and PA.

  • Must possess a valid Driver's License

Fisher Associates Overview:

Fisher Associates, P.E., L.S., L.A., D.P.C. is a consulting engineering and professional services firm serving the Transportation, Land Development and Energy market sectors. Our comprehensive services include landscape architecture, planning, engineering, environmental, survey, GIS and construction representation.

Fisher Associates continues to consistently meet the demands of our state, municipal, and private industry clients across the country.Our Clientship Philosophy™ means responsiveness and accountability. We think with the end in mind to assist our clients to realize their goals.

Why a Career with Fisher Associates?

  1. Fisher shares the cost of Medical, Dental & Vision including a HRA benefit

  2. A variety of other voluntary benefits including FSA, HSA, Cancer Care & more!

  3. Immediate Eligibility for the 401(k) Retirement Plan

  4. Professional Development is Encouraged & Employer-Paid!!

  5. Work-Life Balance Matters - PTO, Paid Holidays, Telework Option

  6. We have give back to the community! - Meals on Wheels, Corporate Challenge, Veteran's Outreach, & more!

Fisher Associates embraces a family-feel culture and welcomes all newcomers with open arms. We are an equal opportunity employer whosupports and cultivates a diverse and inclusive workplace. Fisher Associates does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, the basis of age, race, creed, color, national origin (including ancestry), religion, gender or sex, sexual orientation (including transgender status, gender identity or expression), pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation, and related medical conditions), disability, reproductive health decision making (including, but not limited to, the decision to use or access a particular drug, device, or medical service), marital status, partnership status, caregiver status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, military status, unemployment status, genetic information (including genetic characteristics), or any other protected status under federal, state, or local laws. AA/EOE