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Senior Surveyor

Senior Surveyor

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Senior Surveyor – Colorado (Colorado Springs and Denver, Colorado)


NV5 (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, program management and environmental markets. NV5 is an ENR Top 500 firm; we offer a full range of professional services in offices throughout the U.S.


NV5 has a need for a Senior Surveyor at its Colorado (Colorado Springs and Denver, Colorado) locations.


  • Survey is a key part of our nationwide service – you will be part of a progressive group that provides surveying for an extremely wide range of survey specific and civil projects through the expert use of HDS, Aerial Photogrammetry, LiDAR, close range photogrammetry, and the use of drones to obtain aerial data. This is a long term career opportunity for the right candidate. 



  • A minimum of 5-10 years of current land surveying experience
  • LSIT minimum, Colorado PLS preferred
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to create Topographic Maps / Survey Plat Maps / Subdivision Plats / ALTA Survey’s / Easements
  • Proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Proficient with Trimble surveying products, R10 GPS, S6, TBC
  • Proficient in Geodesy and State Plane Coordinate systems
  • Proficient in construction staking
  • Familiarity with HDS and processing of point cloud data
  • Goal/deadline and time/budget oriented
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Ability to work well with others and under the direction of licensed surveyors
  • Ability to meet tight project deadlines
  • Strong math skills
  • Ability to read plans
  • Good computer skills
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft office suite
  • Revit skills a plus but not required


Physical Requirements

  • This position is at least 50% field work
  • Physically mobile in and around construction sites and field assignments
  • Comfortable working in steep terrain and heights
  • Ability to carry survey instruments and equipment
  • Lift 50 pounds


NV5 offers a complete and competitive benefits package:

Medical Coverage

Dental Coverage

Vision Coverage

Voluntary Life

401k Program Financial Consulting through Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Holiday Pay

Employee Assistance Program

NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.