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Land Surveying AutoCAD Technician or Drafter (Olathe, KS)


Phelps Engineering Inc (PEI) is seeking a full-time Land Surveying Technician or Drafter.



  • Are you looking for that next step in your career? Are you ready for a challenge and being rewarded for your hard work and success? Then we have an opportunity for you! Phelps Engineering, Inc. (PEI) is a progressive land development and public infrastructure civil engineering and land surveying design firm. We are in Olathe, Johnson County, KS (Kansas City area) which is one of the regions fastest growing areas.

  • We are seeking a land surveying AutoCad technician or drafter to join our land surveying team. Position involves preparing and drafting boundary / topographical surveys, writing legal descriptions, preparing easement exhibit drawings, and drafting house plot plans.

  • The successful applicant will be a self-starter, motivated to meet internal deadlines and possess the ability to clearly communicate with other team members. Must have strong math skills, computer skills, and ability to work well with others in a team environment.  In addition to a strong technical skill set, the position requires basic proficiency with Microsoft office applications and AutoCAD.

Requirements - Candidates should possess the following:

  • High School Diploma

  • Certificate in Autocad Drafter or Associates degree in drafting or design technology

  • Proficiency using AutoCAD Civil 3D, Microsoft Office 365, Bluebeam

  • LSIT or LS is encouraged, but not required. 



  • ·         Preparing survey drawings including boundary surveys, topographical surveys, ALTA surveys, and other types of  general survey drawings and exhibits.

  • ·         Drafting house plot plans, making edits and getting field data incorporated into the drawings to issue for permits.

  • ·         Writing legal descriptions and calculating closure / areas.

  • ·         Preparing various legal descriptions and legal description exhibits.

  • ·         Calculating and setting point files for field crews for construction staking.

Compensation is commensurate with experience and skill set. PEI offers highly competitive compensation and benefits (including health/dental, generous 401k & profit sharing, paid vacation, and personal time.) Additionally, this position has significant opportunities for career advancement and growth. If you meet these qualifications and are ready for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career, please apply today!


If interested and qualified, please submit resume and list of professional references by email to


Your application will be held in strict confidence.

No phone calls, solicitations, or recruiters please.

Job Type: Full-time or Part-Time

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