Sacramento County - Assistant Land Surveyor
Title: Assistant Land Surveyor
Description: The Assistant Land Surveyor performs a variety of staff and leadworker tasks related to the performance of professional land and engineering survey work involving the establishment and determination of land boundaries, vertical and horizontal control. The Assistant Land Surveyor conducts research pertaining to land or engineering surveying, property titles, descriptions and deeds for the purpose of construction of public works projects, including but not limited to roads, drainage, water, sanitary, bridges, and other structures and projects.
Either: 1. Graduation from a four-year curriculum in Surveying, Surveying Engineering or Surveying Geomatics accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology.
One year of full-time paraprofessional experience performing duties related to surveying and boundary determinations.
Or: 2. Possession of a valid California Land Surveyor-in-Training certificate issued by the State of California’s Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists (formerly known as California State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors).
Four years of full-time paraprofessional experience performing duties related to surveying and boundary determinations.
Salary Range: $6,832.98 - $8,719.14 monthly
How to Apply:
Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. The full job announcement and online application is available for viewing on our website at
Use of the title "Assistant Land Surveyor" by an unlicensed individual is barred by §8751 of the B&P Code. Sac County ought to know better.
8751. Representing self as licensed
No person shall represent himself or herself as, or use the title of, or any abbreviation or combination of the words in the title of, professional land surveyor, licensed land surveyor, land surveyor, land survey engineer, survey engineer, geodetic engineer, geomatics engineer, or geometronic engineer unless he or she is the holder of a valid, unsuspended, and unrevoked license.
Speaking of Sacramento...I'll be in town on Sunday. Gotta fly some T-lines with the drone just a little SW of Yuba City.
If they are paying $82000 - $104,000 for an Assistant NON LICENSED "Surveyor", what do they pay one that IS Licensed?