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Land Surveyor - Corvallis

  • 25 Jul 2022 9:20 AM
    Message # 12860278
    PLSO Office (Administrator)

    MSS, Inc is a surveying, civil engineering, structural engineering, and land use planning company based in the heart of the Willamette Valley, Corvallis, OR. We are a family-owned business serving our customers for over 50 years and we enjoy long-lasting relationships with many of our customers and partners.

    We are seeking a Licensed Land Surveyor to lead our Survey Department. You will oversee completion of survey projects for boundary, topographic, ALTA surveys, subdivisions, partitions, and property descriptions for commercial, industrial, and residential projects.

    This is a great role for an entrepreneurially minded professional surveyor who enjoys business development, as well as leading, mentoring and growing a team. You will have the freedom to pursue a wide variety of projects. You will have a flexible schedule and be rewarded for growth. Attributes:

    • Business Development
    • Project Management
    • Communication Leadership
    • Mentoring Networking
    • Budgeting
    • Planning
    • Technical Review


    • Oversee and manage survey department
    • Build customer relationships and grow business
    • Plan, prioritize and direct work for team
    • Mentor and train team members
    • Review projects prior to submission
    • Network with builders, contractors, and industry professionals to engage MSS, Inc and our services to support their projects
    • Manage project timelines and budgets


    • Licensed land surveyor in Oregon or able to obtain registration with 6 months of employment, licenses in other states would be a plus. • 10+ years of survey and project management experience
    • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineer or equivalent experience
    • Excellent time management, project management, planning and organizational skills to guide and motivate team and systematically meet deadlines and goals
    • Business development, relationship management and networking are key for this role MSS, Inc. Land Surveyor
    • Strong Leadership skills and the ability to influence others
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Understanding of both the business and technical requirements of work
    • Proficient with survey equipment, AutoCAD and Microsoft Suite
    • Knowledgeable in the use and operation of survey equipment including Trimble Robotic Total Stations, TSC data collectors, and Trimble GPS units – in support of survey crew
    • Solid understanding of boundary resolution for urban and rural properties, topographic mapping, ALTA standards
    • Ability to review and stamp work
    • Experience preparing legal descriptions
    • Possession of or ability to obtain a valid driver’s license

    MSS, Inc. primarily works in Oregon and Washington. Other states by request.

    We anticipate a salary between $80,000-$120,000 for this role, depending on experience. There will also be incentives for business growth.

    MSS offers a variety of perks:

    • Newly renovated office with private and collaborative workspaces
    • Free Vend snack offerings including coffee & tea
    • Occasional luncheons and coffee runs
    • Healthy work life balance facilitated by a benefits package that includes a generous PTO Package (paid time off bank for vacation/sick time)
    • 6 paid holidays a year
    • Tuition reimbursement, qualifying educational/continuing educational expenses including licensure expenses
    • Medical with prescription drug and vision coverage
    • Dental Coverage
    • Other optional benefit offerings for a personalized approach such as: short-term and long-term disability, accident, and hospital insurance, etc.

    Please contact Bruce Hohensee at Candidates@TalentDrivenConsulting.com or 971- 277-4000 with questions or to set-up an interview. Bruce and Talent Driven Consulting are assisting MSS Inc, with this search, so they can stay focused on what they do best.

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