Butler, Fairman and Seufert (BF&S) is seeking an experienced Professional Surveyor to serve as a Right-of-Way Engineer to be stationed in the Indianapolis office. The ideal candidate is a Professional Surveyor with five or more years of Right-of-Way Engineering experience with a sound understanding of INDOT’s standards for R/W Plan Development. Success in this position is measured by an ability to produce quality, comprehensive documents which allow for clear property conveyances for our public infrastructure projects.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Complete project management duties on a wide array of Right-of-Way projects for both INDOT and Local Public Agencies
Understanding and review of relevant title issues
Preparation of legal descriptions
Preparation of parcel plats
Preparation of right-of-way plans
Understanding of current existing right-of-way standards
Complete ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys as well as Boundary Retracement Surveys
Coordination with Clients, Design Engineers, Appraisers, Acquisition Agents, and CADD Technicians in developing right-of-way documents in accordance with budgets and schedules
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Must possess Professional Surveying License. Continuing education to remain current with area of responsibility.
Five years of experience preferred.
Strong verbal communications skills and the ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public
Excellent technical writing skills, with considerable time spent corresponding with customers via e-mail.
A strong understanding of INDOT’s standards for R/W Plan Development
Desire to work closely with clients, proactively addressing critical-path needs
WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Primary functions of this role are in an office setting. At times, travel to project sites will be necessary to verify field conditions.
CULTURE and FIT
The ideal candidate must convey the BF&S values of honesty, professionalism, consideration, dedication and accountability; one who enjoys the dynamic nature of project development and is a life-long learner with the ability to adapt for the benefit of our clients and the communities we represent.