Locations in Manhattan, Hays, Emporia AND Topeka Kansas

Professional Land Surveyor, PS

Driggs Design Group, PA is searching for a Professional Land Surveyor to expand our existing surveying capabilities. This individual is expected to assist and provide surveying expertise on a wide variety of infrastructure related projects undertaken by Driggs Design Group, PA. This is a great opportunity for a motivated and self-driven individual to acquire a leadership position in a rapidly growing company. The preferred candidate would be a Kansas licensed surveyor or have the ability to become licensed within a year. Additional information pertaining to the position is as follows:

Job Description:

  • Complete all office and field operations for a variety of surveying projects including topographic surveys, boundary surveys and construction layout. 
  • Prepare electronic base maps, exhibits and survey drawings as required.
  • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to manage daily client surveying needs.
  • Require little supervision, must have strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Prepare legal descriptions and exhibits as necessary.
  • Prepare survey scopes and fee estimates for internal projects and other project pursuits.
  • Manage client schedules and project budgets.
  • Perform business development activities to continue company growth.


  • Proficient in Carlson software,  AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Experience with TopCon Robotic Total Station and GPS preferred.
  • Successful completion of the Kansas L.S.I.T Exam.
  • Professional Land Surveying License or able to obtain within a year.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge and experience with subdivision platting.
  • Experience conducting parcel and right of way research.

This position offers a competitive base salary and benefits package including vacation, health insurance and a retirement program. Ownership opportunities may be available to certain candidates that provide enhanced opportunities for the firm.  

Applicants must have a valid Kansas driver's license. If you are interested in being considered for this position, send resume to Buck Driggs at For additional information pertaining to this open position, please contact Buck Driggs, PE at the email provided above or by phone at (785) 313-1346.