Project Surveyor

Atlanta, GA
Added: April 17, 2024

Title: CAD Technician

Woolpert, Inc. is a cutting-edge national architecture, engineering, and geospatial (A.E.G.) firm that delivers value to clients by blending engineering excellence with innovative technology and geospatial applications. Woolpert was recently certified as an Employer of Choice by Great Place To Work®. We believe great companies are built from exceptional people and amazing clients.

About this role:

The Survey CAD Technician will work collectively with the survey team and clients to ensure the projects are completed according to the client specifications and timeline. Our Survey CAD Technician is responsible for preparing route surveys to municipal, state, and federal standards, utility inventory surveys, and roadway right-of-way plans. In addition, this role requires the reduction of field data, land record research, preparation of boundary surveys, and topographic maps to meet internal and external customer requirements. Our Survey CAD Technician will have a proven ability to work professionally with clients in various disciplines to proactively resolve issues, track progress, perform quality control, make necessary corrections, and continually manage schedule.



  • Conduct land records research and draft parcels, easements, rights-of-ways found in researched documents.
  • Reduction of survey data and importing into CAD platform
  • Drafting topographic, boundary, utility, and other special purpose surveys
  • Convert data between CADD/GIS data formats, including but not limited to AutoCAD or MicroStation.
  • Prepares highway right-of-way maps
  • Combining geospatial data from various sources to produce a seamless map
  • Produce accurate and legible maps, survey reports and legal descriptions.
  • Verify map feature and attribute accuracies.
  • Identify and recommend process improvements and enhancements on existing projects.



  • Proficient with AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and Trimble Business Center
  • Skills in 3D Models such as DTM/TIN analysis, creation, & modification.
  • Experience using MicroStation with GeoPak, InRoads, and OpenRoads is a plus
  • G.I.S. related experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of state DOT requirements is a plus
  • Survey-in-Training (S.I.T.) designation is a plus
  • Able to graphically present information clearly and concisely
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects/tasks
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong organizational, time management, and analytical skills
  • Possesses a high level of attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Geography, CAD, or related field preferred

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