French-Reneker-Associates, Inc. is looking for field surveyors to fill full-time positions. French-Reneker is a civil engineering consulting and surveying firm in Fairfield, Iowa. We work with southeast Iowa communities, businesses, and residents to develop tailored, practical solutions for their project needs for an enhanced quality of life. Our core values are integrity, quality work, personability, productivity, and flexibility.

Party Chief

The survey party chief works under the direction of a licensed surveyor or engineer and performs and supervises the work of the survey crew. A survey crew gathers information in the field to prepare plats, legal documentation, maps, reports, and measurements for projects. Work also includes setting construction stakes and land boundary markers.

Qualifications:

• At least two years of experience on a survey crew using optic, GPS, robotic survey equipment, and electronic data collectors.
• Able to plan, instruct, and direct the work of others.
• Computer skills necessary to upload and download data to and from electronic data collectors and perform basic computer tasks.
• Have good written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to read and understand construction drawings and specifications.
• Must enjoy being outdoors and engaging in active, sometimes strenuous work in sometimes non-favorable weather conditions.
• Ability to conduct all work and communications with clients, landowners, and contractors in a professional manner.
• Able to walk one to several miles a day while carrying up to 50 lbs.
• Have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.

Field Surveyor

The field surveyor works under the direction of a licensed surveyor or engineer and the survey party chief to gather information in the field to prepare plats, legal documentation, maps, reports, and measurements for projects. Work also includes setting construction stakes and land boundary markers.

Qualifications:

• Experience using or have the ability and desire to learn how to use optic, GPS, and robotic survey equipment, and electronic data collectors.
• Able to productively follow instructions.
• Able to perform basic computer tasks.
• Must enjoy being outdoors and engaging in active, sometimes strenuous work in sometimes non-favorable weather conditions.
• Ability to conduct all work and communications with clients, landowners, and contractors in a professional manner.
• Able to walk one to several miles a day while carrying up to 50 lbs.
• Have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.


FRA Field Surveyors

No experience or education in surveying? Do you like to work outdoors? Do you have some math and computer skills? Are you capable, and do you have a desire to learn? Do you have the physical capabilities described? If so, don’t let that stop you from applying. We want to talk to you.

French-Reneker offers excellent pay and benefits, including competitive wages; life, health, and disability insurance at no cost to the employee; bonus program; paid time off; holiday pay; 401k with a company contribution; education and training; flexible work hours around the job requirements; and ESOP benefits.

French-Reneker has an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), which means we are owned by our employees. You can visit www.esop.org or ask us for more information.

If you are interested in a position at French-Reneker-Associates, Inc., please contact us at email@french-reneker.com or call us at 641-472-5145.

French-Reneker-Associates is an employee-owned, medium-sized, civil engineering consulting firm working primarily for local governments in southeastern Iowa. Typical projects include streets, highways, storm and sanitary sewers, water mains, water and wastewater treatment facilities, industrial development, and general aviation airports. The firm offers excellent salary and benefit opportunities including 401(k), profit sharing, and employer paid health insurance.

Persons interested in these positions should forward a resume and cover letter to:

Stephen W. Hausner, President
French-Reneker-Associates, Inc.
1501 South Main
P O Box 135
Fairfield, Iowa 52556

email(at)french-reneker.com

French-Reneker-Associates, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, national origin, age, disability, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local laws. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.