Construction Surveyor

Oscar Renda Contracting (Southland Holdings, LLC) - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)

Oscar Renda Contracting, (a Southland Holdings Co.) is currently accepting resumes for a highly motivated construction professional to join our team as a Construction Surveyor in Houston, TX. (Capers)

Responsibilities of this Land Surveyor role include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide work control lines and elevations that are required for accurate measurement and correct installation of materials by field staff
  • Assist in the evaluation of potential dimensions and other field problems
  • Perform layout work competently and accurately as specified by Project manager
  • Provide checking of as-built conditions that require use of surveying techniques
  • Provide topographic and cross-section surveys as required for planning and payment quantities * Assist with conducting quantity calculations
  • Needs to be able to do basic calculations
  • Performs technical and professional level surveying activities
  • Provide assistance in the surveying of roads and bridges
  • Assist in determining land boundaries and rights-of-way


  • 5 years heavy construction surveying experience
  • Must be familiar with Federal OSHA regulations involving construction.
  • Must be physically capable of navigating rugged terrain for the purpose of performing the duties outlined above.
  • Post offer drug screen required Our ideal Surveyor candidate will possess the following:
  • High school/College or equivalent of both education/experience.
  • 3+ year of prior land survey experience preferred.
  • Experience with using GPS and Total Station Instruments
  • Needs Rodman experience

*Full-Time employee benefits – Competitive pay, Health/Dental/Vision & 401K Match

For more than 85 years, hard-working, honest, innovative people have been building what has become SOUTHLAND HOLDINGS. We combine the strengths of four companies who share a dedication to building critical infrastructure projects which improve the environment and lives of those around us.

Southland Holdings is an EEO employer - M/F/D/V

Job Type: Full-time


  • Federal Osha regulations involving construction: 1 year
  • using GPS and Total Station Instruments: 3 years
  • Rodman: 3 years
  • heavy construction surveying: 5 years


  • High school or equivalent


  • Houston, TX