American Cons Exp / BLM - Internships


 American Conservation Experience & Bureau of Land Management

Job Description

Seeking two Land (Cadastral) Surveyor Interns to dedicate a minimum of 11 weeks to prepare and perform all research for the Cadastral Survey Projects for the field season.


    • Prepare and perform research for Cadastral Survey Projects
    • Research and compile pertinent field notes and plats
    • Research Land Status records
    • Determine best records for abstracting township data for the GCDB
    • Interact with land surveyors and records technicians to locate records
    • Present to management in development of Special Instructions
    • Use of internal databases for GCDB Development
    • Interact with external stakeholders including county recorder offices, country surveyor's offices, State Lands
    • Commission, and the public in researching records.
    • 15% of travel is required

Work Environment: Fieldwork will require working in remote areas of the field office. This includes driving four-wheel drive vehicles, all terrain vehicles (ATVs) and hikes of up to five (5) miles over rough, and uneven terrain. Walking, digging holes, painting, posting signs, and other general field maintenance requirements may also be required. This position may also included extensive bending, stooping, kneeling and lifting up to 50 pounds on occasion.

More detail in the file referenced below.

Part or Full Time

Eleven week appointments


Applicants must have a minimum of or in progress of an undergraduate degree in Land Surveying or Civil Engineering with a surveying option/emphasis. A combination of relevant education and appropriate experience is also acceptable. Graduate degree preferred.

More detail in the file referenced below.

Additional Information

Location: BLM CA State Office, Sacramento CA

Pay: $15-$25/hr DOE.

More detail in the file referenced below.

To Apply

Please open this pdf file for much more responsiblity and qualifications detail, weblinks, and application instructions. 

posted 29 Jul 2015


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