Looking to start or expand your career into the private sector? Want to work for a firm who is dedicated to providing an equal opportunity and diverse work environment with lots of room for growth? Do you fear being pigeon-holed into one path for your career and want the opportunity to learn as much as possible within the Civil Engineering and Surveying fields? Do you like Friday company lunches?

Look no further than Hale Engineering and Surveying!

Benefits

  • 401k/Roth with matching
  • Full Medical and Dental Health Insurance
  • PTO and Holidays
  • Paid License Renewal
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Friday lunches

Survey Department Openings

Our surveying department focuses on development and land planning of commercial, residential, and mixed-use projects throughout San Diego and Imperial Counties.

Party Chief

Hale Engineering is seeking a Party Chief with over 5 years’ experience in land development in the San Diego and the Imperial County region. Our survey department is expanding quickly, and we need an experienced individual who can jump right in and lead a small crew.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience
  • Experience with GPS & Robotic Total Stations required; Leica preferred
  • Valid CA driver’s license with a clean record
  • Ability to obtain DBIDS, Rapid Gate, and/or TWIC IDs
  • Able to perform construction staking/calculations
  • Knowledge and experience with Topographic/ALTA Surveys
  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Strong communication skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Team player

Responsibilities

  • Provide topographic and boundary surveying and construction staking
  • Will lead a small crew, but on rare occasions will need to work alone.
  • Work effectively and maintain a good attitude with clients and field and office teams
  • Will be able to take over the responsibility of training/mentoring field technicians
  • Perform basic office functions, including downloading and processing field data

Chainman

Hale Engineering is looking for an experienced chainman, or an individual interested in branching into the field of surveying. Ideally we are looking for an individual who understands the field of surveying, knows basic math, able to follow directions, and eager to learn. We are willing to train the right individual.

Requirements

  • High school education or equivalent
  • Two (2) years of basic understanding and knowledge of survey principles required in performing boundary surveys, topographic surveys and construction staking
  • Experience in controlling the function of surveying instruments and calculators
  • Attendance, punctuality, and reliability are essential requirements
  • Valid driver’s license requires
  • Able to obtain DBIDS, Rapid Gate, and/or TWIC IDs
  • Lift and carry up to 50 lbs
  • Ability to work in various weather conditions

Responsibilities

  • Clear brush, dig monument holes, walk on uneven surfaces, bend, squat, and pound in stakes
  • Carry equipment and hold rod for survey data collection and staking
  • Ensure the preparation of accurate, complete, and value-added work product
  • Familiar with the process of downloading/uploading data, and the operation of a data collector
  • Clean and maintain survey vehicle and equipment
  • Work under close supervision of the Party Chief

Land Surveyor

Hale Engineering is seeking a Land Surveyor with over 5 years’ experience in private land development in the San Diego region. Our ideal individual is a licensed surveyor looking to gain more responsibility and growth within a company with the intent of moving into a management position.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of work experience in land surveying
  • P.L.S. required, or in process of obtaining
  • Able to obtain DBIDS, Rapid Gate, and/or TWIC IDs
  • Possess excellent organization, communication, and project management skills
  • Experience reviewing deeds and title documents and performing property boundary analysis and calculations
  • Experience in performing easement, highway, street right-of-way research, calculations, and mapping
  • Experience with developing proposals and coordination with clients
  • Ability to work effectively with peers, superiors, team members, clients, and general contractors
  • Working knowledge and experience setting up and operating robotic total stations, data collectors, and GPS-RTK equipment; Leica preferred, but will train
  • Knowledge of Land Surveyor’s Act, Subdivision Map Act, applicable state and local agency regulations governing land surveying
  • Demonstrated proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D software
  • Must have active CA Driver’s license with a clean driving record

Responsibilities

  • Help coordinate work with the engineering staff and other outside consultants
  • Oversee the work of survey technicians to ensure high standards are met
  • Maintain contact with clients as needed to answer questions and resolve issues
  • Review work on ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys, Boundary and Topographic Surveys, Subdivision Maps, LLA’s, Legal Descriptions, GPS, Construction, as well as other survey products
  • Conduct research, field, and office work pertaining to the profession
  • Supervise, participate in, and coordinate surveying projects and goal establishment.
  • Use GPS and survey equipment to collect and validate data, process that data, and create reports
  • Calculate and verify computations, and create and verify sketches and CAD drawings
  • Review plans, plats, and legal documents to appropriately plan and schedule work
  • Possibility of working as field surveyor/party chief on a very limited basis

Surveying Staff Engineer

Hale Engineering and Surveying, Inc. is seeking a Surveying Staff Engineer with over 3 years’ experience in land surveying. Our ideal individual will have knowledge of land surveying and be able to work alongside our Senior Land Surveyor to help with all surveying office work. The position must also be willing to help the surveying crews in the field if needed.

Requirements

  • 3+ years of work experience in land surveying
  • Demonstrated proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D software
  • Must have active CA Driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Possess excellent organization and communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively with peers, superiors, team members, clients, and general contractors
  • Working knowledge and experience setting up and operating robotic total stations, data collectors, and GPS-RTK equipment; Leica preferred, but will train
  • Knowledge of Land Surveyor’s Act, Subdivision Map Act, applicable state and local agency regulations governing land surveying

Responsibilities

  • Perform office surveying tasks and manage client relations
  • Prepare CAD mapping (Subdivision, Parcel Maps, and Record of Surveys)
  • Review deeds and title documents and perform property boundary analysis and calculations
  • Perform easement, highway, street right-of-way research, calculations, and mapping
  • Help develop proposals and coordination with clients
  • Maintain schedules and budgets
  • Ensure compliance within each project scope
  • Possibility of working as field surveyor on a very limited basis


Engineering Department Openings

Project Engineer

Hale Engineering is seeking a Project Engineer. You will be collaborating on a multitude of land development projects with our Project Managers and your future civil engineer colleagues. We are looking for an individual who is a team player, has strong communication skills, and an eagerness to learn.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering with at least 3 years’ experience
  • Professional Engineering (P.E.) license required
  • Proficient knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Excel
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently

Responsibilities

  • Design sewer, storm drain, and water pipe networks including structures and pipe sizes
  • Design curb and gutter, street corridors, and finished surfaces
  • Design sidewalks, curb ramps, and parking lots per ADA Standards
  • Prepare Grading Plans, Improvement Plans, and Traffic Control Plans per City and County standards
  • Prepare Drainages Studies, Water Quality Technical Reports (WQTR)/Storm Water Quality Management Plan (SWQMP) reports, and Water Pollution Control Plans (WPCP)/Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) reports for Priority and Standard projects per City, County, and State standards
  • Prepare Bond Estimates, Storm Water Management and Discharge Control Maintenance Agreements (SWMDCMA), Encroachment Maintenance and Removal Agreements (EMRA), and Storm Water Applicability Checklists
  • Effectively communicate and coordinate with clients, City/County departments, contractors, and other consultants on project via email, phone, and within meetings.


Contact

Feeling like you’d make a great addition to our team, please send your resume (cover letter optional) to Megan at mmcgirr@haleengineering.com

Please put the job title you are applying for in the subject line and attach your resume with a brief introduction in the email. Thank you!