Engineering Technician
Engineering Technician

As an Engineering Technician with Austin Engineering, you will be responsible for completing
various tasks related to design plan preparation, construction observation and land surveying.
A mix of both office work and fieldwork can be expected throughout Illinois and Eastern Iowa.
These tasks will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Assist Design Engineers with the preparation of plans. Proficient AutoCAD skills are a must,
    with experience in Civil 3D a bonus.
  • Prepare construction layout points for use by the survey crew.
  • Perform construction observation services in the field.
  • Project manage small land development and utility design projects from start to finish.
  • Perform preliminary research in office and at the courthouse in preparation for the
    survey project.
  • Collection of all survey data pertinent to the completion of the project.
  • Work on survey crew performing all types of surveys. Direct experience as a party chief
    not required but please note it in your resume if you have this experience.
  • Preparation of clear, legible, and organized field notes to assist the designer/surveyors
    with their projects and to prepare as-built plans per client or municipal requirements.
  • Maintenance of survey vehicle and equipment.
  • Act as a field liaison for our clients and project managers.


The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible civil engineering land development
    related experience.
  • Experience as a Survey Crew Chief.
  • Experience as a Construction Observer.
  • Expertise with Trimble GPS and Robotic survey equipment.
  • Proficient AutoCAD skills in both design and survey (Civil 3D experience preferred)
  • Clean driver’s license and the ability to travel on an as-needed basis.
  • Willingness to go the extra mile to make the company successful and clients happy.

Austin Engineering provides and excellent and competitive benefits package which includes
401k, Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Continuing Education, and paid time off. Salary to
be based upon experience.
To be considered for this opportunity, please submit your resume and cover letter to: