Land Surveyor

Civil · Paducah, Kentucky
Department Civil
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced


Paducah, Kentucky

Bacon Famer Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. is seeking a full-time Land Surveyor to work from its Paducah, Kentucky office.


The Bacon Farmer Workman and Marcum Engineering family of companies are committed to providing multi-disciplined, full-service engineering excellence through planning, design, and construction for Civil, Structural, Transportation, Mechanical and Electrical projects of diverse complexities. With 120+ employees in nine office locations, we are committed to offering excellence and exceptional service on every project.


Bacon Farmer Workman and Marcum Engineering are committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our employees are uniquely talented and strive to be the best in their field. By nurturing the curiosity and talent of our employees, we provide them with the tools for success both personally and professionally, enabling each individual to determine the trajectory of their career.


Essential Job Functions:

  • Perform boundary surveys, topographic surveys, subdivisions, elevation certificates, read legal descriptions, ALTA/NSPS land title surveys, set aerial control, and perform construction staking
  • Perform research at courthouse, PVA office, City Hall, utility municipalities, etc. relevant to various survey projects
  • Serve as the administrator and communication link between the firm and client, consultants, and public authorities
  • Direct land survey projects by organizing the work on the land survey project and determining appropriate procedures needed to accomplish the project.
  • Willingness to work in the field under numerous weather conditions and terrain


Desired Skills/Experience:

  • Professional Licensure Survey or Land Surveyor in Training preferred but not required
  • 5+ years of land surveyor experience preferred
    • Proficient with technology such as Robotic Total Station, GPS, and LiDAR with the willingness and ability to learn and train others
  • Familiarity with Survey Pro, Carlson, or Trimble Access
  • High-level organizational and management skills
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Willingness to accept occasional out-of-town travel assignments and able to work overtime to meet project demands and deadlines. 
  • Proficient in MS Office Programs (Word, Outlook, and Excel)
  • Detail-oriented and thorough
  • Ability to multitask and be able to prioritize multiple assignments
  • Ability to be self-motivated, friendly, and positive in the work environment
  • Ability to work professionally with individuals, diverse groups, and the public
  • Dependable



  • Medical Insurance 
  • Dental and Vision Coverage (employee coverage employer paid)
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance of $50,000
  • Paid Medical Leave
  • Employer-Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance 
  • Generous Company Match 401k program
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending Account (FSA) 
  • Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
  • Remote WorkPossible
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Eight paid holidays


Job Type:  

  • Full-time


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Applicant expressly authorizes, without reservation, the employer, its representatives, employees, or agents to contact and obtain information from all references (Personal and Professional), employers, public agencies, licensing authorities, and educational institutions and to otherwise verify the accuracy of all information provided by me in this application, resume, or any job interview. I hereby waive any and all rights and claims I may have regarding the employer, its agents, employees, or representatives, for seeking, gathering, and using truthful and non-defamatory information, in a lawful manner, in the employment process and all other persons, corporations or organizations for furnishing such information about me.

Applicant understands the position they are applying for is an at-will position meaning that either Employer or Employee may terminate our relationship at any time, with or without cause except as required by law. This application does not constitute an agreement or contract for employment for any specified period of time or duration. Applicant understands that no supervisor or representative of Employer is authorized to make any assurances to the contrary and that no implied written or oral agreements contrary to the foregoing express language are value unless they are in writing and signed by the employer’s chief executive officer.

Applicant understands and acknowledges that if they are hired, they will be required to provide proof of identity and legal authorization to work in the United States and that federal immigration laws require me to complete an I-9 form for this purpose.

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. and Marcum Engineering LLC are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers, committed to a diverse workforce who represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. This allows us to render services with exceptional quality, excellence, and commitment. All aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring, promotions, assessments, training, career development, discipline, and discharge are based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We embrace diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and related medical conditions, lactation, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit-based factors.










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