Jacobs Survey Project Manager - Land Surveying in Englewood, Colorado

Survey Project Manager - Land Surveying


The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Job Summary:

Jacobs has a great opportunity for a Survey Project Manager located in our Englewood, CO office. The Survey Project Manager will assist other Land Surveyors, while also offering some training and mentoring. The candidate must be local to the area and able to work in the US without current or future sponsorship.

  • Perform or delegate tasks to ensure all scope of work elements are completed, including:

  • Field crew setup

  • Geodetic control network planning and design

  • Control survey processing and adjustment

  • Feature processing of topographic field data

  • Generating, editing and clean-up of Digital Terrain Models (DTM)

  • Title commitment review

  • Public records research

  • COGO calculations

  • Writing property descriptions

  • Obtaining permits

  • Obtaining Right of Entry

  • Serve as the primary project technical expert and assist with technical problem resolution.

  • Understand the project scope of work and the goals and expectations of the client.

  • Provide input on project safety plan and ensure work activities are compliant.

  • Track project schedules, costs and estimates to complete and adjust production as necessary.

  • Prepare, monitor and adjust the project quality plan.

  • Ensure technical work complies with processes and procedures.

  • Ensure that all checking and approval activities are completed prior to transmitting deliverables.

  • Support leadership vision and nurture group culture


  • Bachelor’s or associate’s degree in applicable field preferred

  • A minimum of 8 years of relevant experience, preferably in an infrastructure capacity

  • Experience completing all technical aspects of a surveying task is required

  • Colorado Licensed Professional Land Surveyor is required

  • Ability to pass drug screen and background checks is required

Essential Functions: Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Colorado-Englewood

Req ID: BIA0000W3