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Survey Instrument Operator FL

VIKA South is seeking an experienced Survey Instrument Operator to join our Jacksonville, Florida team.

VIKA South, LLC is a leading Survey, Civil Engineering, Planning, and Landscape Architecture firm in the Jacksonville area. We are currently seeking an experienced Survey Instrument Operator to join our Jacksonville, Florida team. The successful candidate will work on a variety of projects involving all aspects of private- and public-sector developments.  If you are enthusiastic and driven to succeed, enjoy a challenge, would like to work on a team of talented professionals, and want to have the opportunity to work with the latest technologies in Surveying and Geomatics, then look no further.

The successful candidate will have the following technical and practical abilities to effectively thrive in this position:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Must have valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • 1-3 years’ experience in land surveying preferred
  • Working knowledge of Leica total stations GPS, and 3D laser scanners
  • Ability to work outdoors year-round in all types of weather, standing and walking for extended hours
  • Available to work overtime and reliably on time to work sites
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Motivated to learn and take on new responsibilities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


This position will require carrying out the following assignments and roles:

  • Performing field operations for various surveys such as ALTA surveys, topographical surveys, and construction surveys
  • Operate instruments and data collections systems (total stations, levels and other measuring devices) to acquire data for various types of surveys
  • Assist or perform processing of field measurements and related data for reports and maps
  • Maintain survey equipment and supply maintenance for crew vehicles


  • VIKA is proud to offer a broad range of benefits including:
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Potential401(k) Profit Sharing
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Generous PTO including holidays, vacation, and sick leave
  • Potential Bi-Annual Bonus
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Professional Development Support
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Team-oriented Office Environment

For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter via e-mail to Human Resources at with Survey Instrument Operator in the subject line.

VIKA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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