Survey Instrument Person [1+ years]

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  • Office Location Lacey, WA
  • Post Date 2021-12-16
  • Team Lacey, WA

Survey Instrument Person [1+ years]


KPFF Lacey is a collaborative and creative team that works with public agencies, developers, contractors, and architects to provide Civil Engineering design and Surveying for projects of all scales. We believe in encouraging personal and professional growth and work hard at providing a solid structure with minimal organizational restrictions.

KPFF provides immense opportunity for professional growth from within a constantly learning and teaching environment focused on excellence. We work on many types of projects and several projects at once. It’s a fast-paced environment that will provide opportunity to work with our staff of civil engineers and surveyors on small and large design projects requiring the ability to think on your feet and communicate effectively. Our survey teams work directly with clients on a wide range of projects and are often viewed as the face of the company. This position provides opportunities to work in many unique and challenging environments. We promote decision-making at the level closest to the issue in order to most efficiently and effectively serve our clients, and to promote professional growth for our staff.

KPFF is more than just the work we do, we are the relationships we build, both with our clients and with our co-workers. To foster those relationships and build up our employees, KPFF offers a number of growth opportunities and social events, even in the current virtual environment.


Are valued and empowered, collaborative and team oriented, innovative in their approach and passionate about their work. They are reliable, trustworthy and open with a high level of integrity. They value diversity, are inclusive and are committed to critically thinking through problems and finding solutions.

KPFF is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


The position entails field work and minimal office work. Job duties include field topographic, boundary, right-of-way and construction surveying, and supporting office staff.


  • Minimum 1 year experience in the land surveying field
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Valid Driver License


  • Carlson Survey software, Topcon robotics and AutoCAD experience desired


  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work outside in inclement weather as needed.
  • Ability to carry Survey equipment, tools, and other necessary items in the field.
  • Willingness to work on a variety of project types
  • Ability to shift between different project types easily
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with colleagues
  • Time management to ensure commitments and schedules are met


We believe that people are at their best when they have a purpose and are self-motivated from the core of their ideology. We believe in giving individual’s the opportunity to pursue and develop an area of expertise and practice that follows their passion and improves our team and culture. We believe in supporting these pursuits both professionally and personally. This belief is at the core of our employees and KPFF’s success.

If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume and a letter of interest by clicking the “apply now” link below.Applications should include resume and cover letter.

  • Minimum Experience 1 Experience
  • Minimum Education High School / GED
  • Discipline/Specialty Survey
  • Pay Range $40,000 - $56,000