Surveyor – No Experience to Entry-Level

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We are currently hiring in both our Utah & Idaho office locations. Are you currently working as a framer, HVAC assistant, or field technician, and want a career change? As a 2022 & 2023 Top Workplace winner, we are offering a career opportunity in an exciting and busy industry that you may not have otherwise considered!

No Surveying or Construction Staking Experience? No problem!


We take pride in our proven training model and will provide all the specialized training that you will need and offer many advancement opportunities so you can grow into a career that you love.


  • Valid Driver’s License and a clean motor vehicle record
  • Work Authorization
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Good communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Ability to reliably commute to Midvale, UT or Meridian, ID
  • Motivation to follow instructions while working in rough terrain and inclement weather
  • Be physically capable to stand, walk, use hands, tools, and controls, reach with arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, as well as lift and/or move up to 50-75 pounds.


  • Provide support for the successful completion of our projects under the direction of a Crew Chief.
  • Clear brush, carry staking supplies and equipment, hammer in stakes, pack and unpack heavy survey equipment, and prepare trucks with necessary supplies.
  • Assist in the collection of data and provide accurate information which will then be used by our Professional Land Surveyors and Professional Engineers and Designers to create maps, establish property boundaries, and identify construction elements for contractors.
  • Learn an assortment of surveying duties and responsibilities from experienced Crew Chiefs, including: Topographical surveys, staking procedures, vertical and horizontal monitoring, analyzation of plans and specifications, assist in the completion of plats and ALTA surveys

All employment offers are contingent upon acceptable drug screening, clean motor vehicle record, and criminal background check.

Focus Engineering & Surveying is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer and employment selection decisions are based upon merit, qualifications, and abilities.  FOCUS does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional or local law.

Notice to External Search Firms: FOCUS Engineering and Surveying does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be obligated to pay a placement fee for unsolicited resumes. FOCUS engages with search firms directly for hiring needs.