University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: PDC Engineers
Location: Juneau, AK
Position: Land Surveying Technician
Requirements: See job description

PDC Engineers is seeking a Land Surveying Technician to join our full-service engineering team. We design innovative world-class projects utilizing state-of-the-art technologies from five offices throughout Alaska. We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits that includes paid time off (PTO), eight (8) paid holidays/year, healthcare, group life/disability, retirement, education reimbursement and advancement opportunities. PDC is a 100-percent employee-owned company.

The successful candidate will either have, or be on the path to obtain a Land Surveyor in Training (LSIT) Certificate or licensure as a Professional Land Surveyor (PLS) in the state of Alaska. Duties will include preparation of legal descriptions, subdivision plats, Dept. Of Natural Resources plats (ASLS, ATS, Accretions); surface modeling; volumetric computations; calculations for boundary corner search/staking coordinates; extracting and storing data and field notes in electronic and hard copy formats; technical/CAD support for the Land Survey Manager and field work. AutoCAD Civil 3D, Trimble Business Center, and Trimble survey equipment experience is a plus.


  • AutoCAD experience
  • Microsoft Office Suite (word, excel) experience
  • 2+ years surveying experience (field/office ideal)
  • GIS experience
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work in a detail oriented teamwork environment
  • Ability to learn new, different, and diverse survey techniques
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills
  • Proficiency with computers and survey software
  • Physical condition commensurate with travel and challenging physical activity within Alaska, Canada and the Pacific Rim
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. while hiking irregular and sometimes, uphill or wet, terrain
  • Must be able to work over-time hours and be able to mobilize to/work in remote areas for several days to weeks at time

For more information and to apply, please go to:

Contact: Jashua Leatham
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Closing Date: Open until filled