Professional Surveyor and Mapper

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Date: Apr 1, 2024

Location: Miami-Dade, Florida, US

Company: Bureau Veritas


Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today.

Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, sexual orientation, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other non-job-related characteristics.

This position is responsible to ensure equal opportunity in employment in that all persons are treated equally and on the basis of merit, in decisions regarding selection, placement, promotions, training, work assignments, transfers and other personnel actions.

City: [[Miami]] 

State: [[FL]]





C.A.P. Government, Inc. is seeking to hire a Professional Surveyor & Mapper. The candidate will be responsible for performing land surveys and monitoring the work of private surveying and mapping companies under contract with client municipalities. An individual in this position may be assigned to function as a professional surveyor, reviewing, processing and approving survey plans, tentative plats, final plats, sketch and legal descriptions, right-of-way deeds, etc., and related duties. The candidate will have considerable independence of action and authority to review and sign plans, specifications, and other documents as a Licensed Professional Surveyor and Mapper.

Talent is essential to meeting our client's objectives, goals, and challenges. Candidates must possess a professional demeanor, have both technical and industry experience, and be a team player.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for reviewing and processing record plats, checking municipal atlas sheets, establishing city monument lines and benchmarks, preparing right-of-way deeds of dedication, verifying, and preparing legal descriptions, prepares sketches for legal descriptions.
  • Reviews building plans for permits, indexing, filing, maintaining, and reproducing public records such as plats, surveys, aerial photographs, and construction plans for City employees and the general public.
  • May consult with or assist the Senior Surveyor in consulting and advising Engineers, Land Surveyors, and the general public on issues relating to surveying and mapping.
  • Determining the adaptability of plans and designs to particular field conditions.
  • Performs certified surveys as assigned. May be required to testify in court representing the City as a Professional Surveyor and Mapper.
  • Depending on the area of assignment, may assist the Senior Surveyor in coordinating the selection process of private land surveying firms for contracts with the City. Procuring and distributing survey work among the selected private firms when inter and/or intradepartmental requests for Surveys are received.
  • Depending on the area of assignment, may provide office and field supervision of crews in conducting surveys, performing complex mathematical calculations, checking field notes, and ensuring necessary corrections if needed.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the Manager.

Required Education, Experience, and Skills

  • Considerable knowledge of the theory, methods, techniques, tools, and equipment of surveying, mapping, and engineering survey work.
  • Considerable knowledge of topographic and hydrographic conditions in the Miami area.
  • Considerable knowledge of the types of public works construction projects.
  • Considerable knowledge of mathematics through special trigonometry.
  • Some knowledge of Union Contracts and Civil Service Rules and Regulations.
  • Ability to plan, organize and direct the activities of subordinates engaged in technical, professional, and sub-professional engineering and survey activities.
  • Ability to deal courteously, tactfully, and firmly with Public Officials and the general public.
  • Ability to advise employees and the general public in surveying and recording procedures and problems.


  • Four Year degree in Geometrics or a related field, is a plus
  • Licensed as a Professional Surveyor and Mapper in the State of Florida
  • Some (6 months - 2 years) experience in land surveying and mapping work as a licensed Professional Surveyor and Mapper.
  • Experience in right-of-way mapping, control surveys, engineering design surveys, utility mapping, boundary, and topographic surveys, ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys, platting, condominium documents, construction staking, and as-built surveys.

Working Conditions & Physical Requirements

  • Work environment is typically performed in a safe and secure work environment that may periodically have unpredicted requirements or demands.
  • The work is light and requires exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 10 pounds of force to move objects.
  • Additionally, the following physical abilities are required: balancing, climbing, crawling, crouching, feeling, manual dexterity, grasping, handling, hearing, kneeling, lifting, mental acuity, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motion, speaking, standing, stooping, talking, visual acuity, and walking.
  • The incumbents in this position will be required to work pre, during and post emergency operations related to tropical storms, hurricanes, and fires.



Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug-Free Workplace / Veterans


Our firm is committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity, or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.



"At Bureau Veritas, we are dedicated to ensuring our employees receive fair and competitive pay, accompanied by comprehensive health and wellness benefits.

Here's a breakdown of what we provide:

The starting wage range commences at $42 per hour, subject to potential increases contingent upon factors such as experience, licenses, or certifications.

Our Health and Welfare Benefits are designed to meet your needs, with eligibility starting on your first day of employment:

Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage

Company-matched Retirement plan

Generous Paid Time Off and Company Holidays

Life Insurance and AD&D coverage

Short-Term Disability (STD) and Long-Term Disability (LTD)

Optional life and pet insurance

EAP and Total Wellbeing Lifestyle Programs

Tuition Assistance and/or Professional Development

Employee Discounts

This information is transparently provided in adherence to several state and local Equal Pay and Pay Transparency Laws.

Join us at Bureau Veritas, where your well-being and professional growth are our top priorities."

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