Summit Design and Engineering Services
  • Raleigh, NC, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Benefit package includes medical, dental, vision, life, short and long term disability insurance, HSA, medical and dependent care FSAs, 401(k), student loan assistance, paid volunteer/community service leave and tuition reimbursement.

Survey Transportation Technician

Summit Design and Engineering Services is hiring an experienced Survey Transportation Technician with NCDOT survey experience to work on the 540 highway construction project located in Southern Wake County (Raleigh/Garner, NC).


  • Operate and maintain various surveying instruments (Trimble GPS Rover and Robot) to measure and verify construction layout on NCDOT projects.
  • Interpret roadway and structure plans.
  • Keep various project records/reports.
  • Take field measurements of various completed items and make calculations to determine contract pay quantities.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent with three years of field survey experience OR an Associate's Degree in Geomatics or Surveying with one year of field survey experience.
  • Understanding of NCDOT Projects and nomenclature (Stations, Alignments, Offsets, etc.)
  • Proficient in the use of Trimble Surveying Equipment and Software, Microsoft Office (Excel and Word), Outlook, iPads, Dropbox and/or OneDrive.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to walk over rough and uneven terrain and be able to stand up to 12 hours a day on occasion.
  • Must have the ability to bend, stoop, kneel and twist, use hands to grasp and arms to reach, to raise hands above head, to sit, climb and balance and to work in confined spaces and heights.
  • Must be able to lift up-to 50 pounds, on occasion.
  • Valid Driver's license with good driving record and ability to drive.

Company Overview

Summit Design and Engineering Services is a multi-disciplined design and engineering firm. Established in 1997 and operating as Summit since 2004, we are structured to adapt quickly and offer clients the most current technology, innovative design solutions and comprehensive project management for turn-key delivery. We are passionate about what we do and always pursue excellence for our clients. We are headquartered in Hillsborough, North Carolina and have other offices throughout North Carolina as well as Virginia, South Carolina, Florida and Colorado.

Why Work for Summit?

At Summit, we encourage and support each other in our endeavors. We welcome different perspectives and ensure everyone's voice is heard. We act with integrity and transparency, lead with purpose, and embrace diversity. We promote individual growth and share success with our team and partners. We strive to be integral to the success of the communities we build and invest in community and company events that help our employees and their families feel connected.

We are devoted to developing Summit team members to be the best in the industry because we are passionate about our pursuit of excellence. We offer flexibility and encourage people to have a strong work life balance. We value hard work, having fun, and enjoy spending time together.

We seek individuals that want to help us build a more diverse and inclusive engineering and design community. If you want take your career to the next level, please apply.

Summit Design and Engineering is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action. E-verify.

A background check, including a criminal and driving record check, will be performed. A criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify a candidate. Many factors will be considered when a conviction is present.

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