Cannon is Hiring a Survey Manager to oversee Southern California Operations!

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Cannon is Hiring a Survey Manager to oversee Southern California Operations!

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You’ll Come for a Job…But You’ll Stay for an Exciting Career!
Engineering and Designing Reliable, Responsive, Solutions.

SINCE 1976, CANNON has provided creative solutions to clients in the energy industry, water resources, public infrastructure, and commercial and residential development. We work hard. We play hard. We have fun.

JOIN CANNON as a SURVEY MANGAER in IRVINE or WEST LOS ANGELES. Irvine offers warm weather, beautiful scenery, and is a top bicycling city with miles of on-road bicycle lanes and mountain bike trails. It is one of the safest communities and the public schools have consistently ranked among the best in California. West Los Angeles is known for its many popular recreational opportunities and our office is conveniently located adjacent to the Expo MetroLink Commuter line.

Roads and Utility Infrastructure for Public Agencies * Commercial and Residential Developments * Schools, Universities, and Institutional Facilities * Military Base Facilities * Pipelines * Water Treatment Facilities.


As Survey Manager of the Southern California region the daily responsibilities include coordination, preparation, and scheduling field work, processing field data, preparing deliverables, managing project scope and budgets, creating proposals and cost estimates, and communicating with clients and office staff. You will maintain existing client relationships and perform business development to establish new contacts and clients.

• Communicates and coordinates survey work with clients, office staff, and field crews.
• Develops proposals, cost estimates, and schedules for survey projects.
• Provides office land surveying services supporting Topographic, Subdivision, Boundary, Construction, Control, and ALTA/ACSM Surveys.
• Performs research, interprets historical survey records, and compiles evidence for establishing project survey control and boundary determinations.
• Performs plan review, prepares construction staking calculations, cut sheets, and point plots.
• Uses Civil 3D to prepare survey drawings, survey notes, site plans, tentative and record maps.
• Prepares legal descriptions.
• Analyzes conflicts between design plans and existing improvements, reviews as-built plans, maps, records of survey and right-of-way drawings.
• Familiar with Surveying Principles and Theory, field methods, concepts, practices, and procedures.
• Represents Cannon and Cannon’s Clients in a professional and courteous manner.
• Coordinates with state and local agencies, utility companies, vendors, material suppliers, and contractors.
• Manages survey projects and ensures the projects are delivered on schedule and within budget.
• Works with peers to maintain a collaborative team environment.

• Minimum 10 years’ progressively responsible work experience in land surveying.
• PLS certification required.
• Demonstrated proficiency in using AutoCAD Civil 3D software.
• Experience with developing proposals, coordination with clients, and managing project budgets.
• Daily coordination and scheduling of field staff to maintain workflow.
• Proven ability to work effectively with peers, superiors, team members, clients, and General Contractors in a dynamic work environment.
• Possess excellent organization, communication, and project management skills.
• Experience reviewing deeds and title documents and performing property boundary analysis and calculations.
• Demonstrated working knowledge of Land Surveyor’s Act, Subdivision Map Act, applicable state and local agency regulations governing land surveying.
• Experience in performing easement, highway, and street right-of-way research, calculations and mapping.
• Demonstrated proficiency in field-to-finish descriptor/feature coding for auto point line work using Civil 3D, Carlson, or similar software.
• Experience in business development, obtaining new and repeat business.
• Must have an active California Driver’s license with a clear driving record and proof of valid auto insurance.

TO APPLY, fill out an online application at the positions linked below or submit your resume and cover letter at the “Careers” section at

SURVEY MANAGER ... ey-Manager

WE OFFER competitive salaries, relocation assistance, excellent benefits package, remote work flexibility, and an active and positive team building, work environment.

Salary Range
$106,700 - $207,700

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.
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