Professional Land Surveyor (Springfield, IL; Belleville, IL; Cape Girardeau, MO)

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. is accepting applications for a Professional Land Surveyor (Springfield, IL; Belleville, IL; Cape Girardeau, MO)


  • Required Bachelor’s degree in Surveying/Civil Engineering or associated field
  • Currently holds or able to obtain professional land surveyor licensure in the state of Missouri
  • Minimum 5 years of land surveyor experience
  • Proficient with technology such as Robotic Total Station, GPS, and LiDar with the willingness and ability to train others
  • Familiarity with 3D scanning
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • High-level organizational and management skills
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Willingness to accept occasional out-of-town travel assignments and able to work overtime to meet project demands and deadlines.  

Desired Skills:

  • Proficient in MS Office Programs (Word, Outlook, and Excel) along with Adobe Acrobat
  • Detail-oriented and thorough
  • Be able to multitask and be able to prioritize multiple assignments
  • Ability to be self-motivated, friendly, and positive in the work environment
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
  • Ability to work professionally with individuals, diverse groups, and the public
  • Dependable
  • Self-starter

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and process accurate boundary surveys, parcel maps, subdivision maps, elevation certificates, legal descriptions, ALTA/NSPS land title surveys, aerial control surveys and construction staking calculations
  • Perform research at courthouse, PVA office, City Hall, utility municipalities, etc. relevant to various survey projects
  • Serve as the administrator and communication link between the firm and client, consultants, and public authorities
  • Develop accurate project budgets and RFP/RFQ responses that achieve clients’ objectives
  • Direct land survey projects by organizing the work on the land survey project and determining appropriate procedures needed to accomplish the project.
  • Manage and coordinate field crew(s)


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental and Vision Insurance (employee coverage employer paid)
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance of $50,000
  • Additional Life Insurance available for employee and dependents
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Employer Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Generous Company Match 401k
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
  • Remote Work Possible
  • Flexible Schedule

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering and Testing The Bacon Farmer Workman and Marcum Engineering family of companies are committed to providing multi-disciplined, full-service engineering excellence through planning, design, and construction observation phase services for Civil, Structural, Transportation, Mechanical and Electrical projects of diverse complexities.

EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer


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