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Draftsman / Field Technician

Birrenkott Surveying, Inc.

Location: Sun Prairie, WI
Type: Full Time
Posted: 02/23/2021
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer


We are a Sun Prairie based land surveying firm seeking a qualified individual to join our staff. Our candidate needs to be organized and self-directed with a strong work ethic, excellent ability to multi-task, and a strong desire to excel. This is a full time position. Wages based on experience.


  • Prepare and modify site, boundary, and parcel maps.
  • Develop solutions to technical and design problems following established standards.
  • Prepare design drawings.
  • Assure document standards are met.
  • Strong aptitude in math.
  • Interpret and read house plans and construction plans.
  • Confer with clients to resolve issues.
    Field surveying.

Required Skills:

  • Basic hand drafting skills.
  • Proficient with GNSS/GPS receivers, robotics total stations, and data collectors.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD.
  • Experience using MS Outlook.
  • Solid knowledge of land surveying.
  • Ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to effectively meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work in the field.

Required Experience:

  • 1-2 years of experience in land surveying or related field (we are willing to train the right candidate).

To Apply:

Email your resume to or mail a hard copy to:

Birrenkott Surveying, Inc.
PO Box 237
Sun Prairie, WI 53590