DLZ Corporation

  • Field Surveying

    Job Locations US-IN-Burns Harbor | US-IL-Chicago | US-IL-Joliet
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  • About DLZ

    DLZ Corporation is an award-winning architecture and engineering firm serving public and private entities across the nation. As a multidisciplinary firm, DLZ provides engineering and architectural design services, construction management, surveying, right-of-way acquisition and materials testing. In 2016, DLZ was named Design Firm of the Year by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Midwest. In addition, DLZ is consistently ranked as one of ENR's Top 150 U.S. Design Firms. Our growth is a testament to the quality of our work and the satisfaction of our clients.

    Our mission is to build on our reputation for excellence by becoming the preferred architectural, engineering, and environmental firm. We focus on meeting and exceeding our clients’ expectations and are known for our competence, integrity, and contributions to the people and communities we service and in which we live.


    Job Description

    DLZ is looking for dependable individuals to fill various Field Surveying opportunities! Depending on when you apply DLZ's Industrial Group has positions available in Burns Harbor, IN, Chicago and Joilet, IN.


    Job Requirements:

    • Associates Degree or higher in surveying or engineering; or High School graduate with a minimum of one (1) year to five (5) years relevant experience
    • Experience with Total Stations, Robotic Total Stations, GPS, and Data Collectors
    • Valid driver’s license is mandatory including an insurable driving record
    • Ability to work overtime
    • Dependability!
    • Perform all work in a safe and responsible manner, in accordance with the Health and Safety Plan
    • Possess aptitude to act as a positive representative of the company and its core values

    Experience in the following is preferred, but not required:

      • Work experience in heavy industrial and refinery operations
      • Ability to climb and comfort with heights
      • Ability to travel
      • Work experience in construction layout/staking
      • Work experience in boundary/topographic surveying
      • Industrial alignment and surveying background experience
      • Work experience in heavy industrial and refinery operations

     Experience in any of the following is a plus:

      • Experience with Optical Tooling (T1, T2, precise level, jig transit)
      • Experience with Laser Trackers
      • Experience with Laser Scanners
      • Experience with Hydrographic Surveying
      • Experience with Drones (UAS’s)

    Compensation is commensurate with experience, premium pay as appropriate.  Excellent health insurance, retirement plans, and paid vacation offered.


    At DLZ we offer an excellent benefit package including health, dental, vision and life insurance, medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, health savings account, and 401(k) with an Employee Stock Ownership Program. We also offer an innovative wellness program including gym reimbursement!


    DLZ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. DLZ fully supports and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local laws.


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