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Survey Technician or Party Chief

Survey | Kansas City, MO | Full Time

Job Description

Jviation, A Woolpert Company is a cutting-edge national architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm that delivers value to clients by blending engineering excellence with innovative technology and geospatial applications. Jviation, A Woolpert Company has been certified as an Employer of Choice by Great Place To Work®.  We believe great companies are built from exceptional people and amazing clients.

As we grow, we are seeking an experienced Survey Technician or Party Chief with conventional and GPS surveying experience to join our team in Jviation, A Woolpert Company's Kansas City, MO office.


  • Demonstrate proficient knowledge of survey control networks, route surveying, construction staking, boundary surveying, and topographic surveying
  • Additional responsibilities include aerial photo control and mobile and/or aerial LiDAR support
  • Utilize Trimble hardware, robotic total stations, Survey Controller, and TGO/TBC


  • The successful candidate should possess a minimum of 5 years’ experience in horizontal and vertical survey control networks
  • Basic experience in AutoCAD and/or MicroStation CAD platforms is a plus
  • Ability to work regular overtime
  • Must possess good supervisory skills and be computer literate
  • Must have valid driver’s license and be willing to travel as necessary

Leading Innovation and Integrity... 
As members of a leading architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm, our employees inspire each other to be the best through their ingenuity, diversity and vision. Jviation Inc. is a planning, engineering, architecture, survey and construction administration firm that focuses on aviation-related projects. October 1, 2020, Woolpert acquired Jviation. By joining Woolpert, Jviation and its clients gain airport planning, engineering and architecture bench strength, in addition to innovative geospatial resources and expertise that include aerial and mobile lidar, subsurface utility engineering, unmanned aircraft systems, urban air mobility, and advisory and technology consulting. Jviation also gains access to Woolpert’s global architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) markets and services, which include energy, water, roads and bridges, information technology and advanced building design. For more information, visit and connect with us on LinkedIn and Facebook. Our employees appreciate rewarding careers that contribute to advances in the Architectural/Engineering/Geospatial industry while also knowing they’re serving the needs of some of the best communities and organizations around the world.

Presenting Opportunities and Challenges at Every Turn...
As a firm that recognizes the importance of developing top talent from within, our employees have access to a wide range of training and coaching programs and are rewarded for their achievements through our excellent benefits package and competitive salaries.

Our vision:

Learn more about our “Great Place To Work” certification:
Woolpert is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. We maintain a drug-free workplace.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)