SIMON | Surveyor - Cheyenne, WY

Subsidiary: Simon


Simon, the Colas USA subsidiary that operates throughout Colorado, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wyoming, specializes in aggregates, asphalt, and ready-mix concrete production, asphalt paving, and concrete, bridge, highway, and utility construction. Through strong local ties backed by global resources, we focus on quality and value to deliver the best products and services for our clients. What we do is bigger than construction – it is about connecting communities, building new roads to the future, and keeping the spirit of the pioneers alive and well. To learn more about Simon visit  

Throughout Colas USA, we provide competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee. We pride ourselves on upholding the highest standards of safety, environmental conservation, and ethical conduct as we strive to grow our infrastructure products and services through empowering and developing our people, fostering innovation, utilizing new technology, and maximizing vertical integration at all levels of the company’s value chain. To learn more about the Colas USA Family of Companies, please visit

Simon, and the rest of the Colas USA Family of Companies, is part of the Colas Group, the worldwide leader in transportation infrastructure construction and maintenance. For information on our international network visit

Job Summary

Provides accurate and timely surveying support for utility, concrete, and paving construction projects.

Main Responsibilities

  • Embrace the Company’s safety culture, actively support all safety initiatives, and adhere to defined accountabilities implemented by the Safety Steering and Continuous Improvement teams
  • Support, promote, and practice the Company’s core values, vision, and mission; follow code of ethics, workplace conduct, safety, and other established policies 
  • Conduct surveys and measurements to determine precise locations, elevations, and dimensions of projects
  • Develop survey plans and ensure accuracy of field measurements; maintain survey data files and drawings
  • Utilize survey equipment such as total stations, GPS, and laser scanners to accurately capture project data
  • Perform calculations and analysis of survey data to prepare reports and deliverables
  • Provide guidance and direction to construction crews on layout and setting of construction projects
  • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to ensure project objectives are met
  • Maintain survey equipment and ensuring proper calibration and maintenance
  • Assist with construction operations and other projects as assigned


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, construction management, surveying, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to maintain clean driving history required


  • 3+ years of surveying experience in heavy civil construction and/or similar environment 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of surveying principles and techniques
  • Experience using surveying equipment such as total stations, GPS, and laser scanners, and related computer software and applications; PaveSmart and Millimeter Paving System experience a plus
  • Computer skill, including use of MSOffice 365 Programs (Excel, Outlook, Word, etc.), and use of mobile devices
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others at all levels, verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment under general supervision

Physical Requirements

  • Wear and maintain personal protective equipment (PPE) as required by company safety guidelines
  • Regularly required to lift and /or move up to 50 pounds with or without assistance
  • Regularly required to use hands to feel, handle and manipulate objects
  • Regularly required to communicate (talk and hear) 
  • Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl 
  • Frequently required to stand/work on feet for long periods, and walking across uneven terrain
  • Frequent exposure to typical construction site conditions, including dust and loud noise, and all-weather conditions
  • Travel with overnight stays away from home may be required to visit jobsites and/or for meetings and training

The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Management may, at its discretion, assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. 

Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here to view the EEO document.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to:

  • to meet the requirements of the role in which you are applying
  • complete any part of the application process
  • access or use the online application process and need an alternative method for applying

Please contact Colas Inc. at 973-290-9082 or send an email to

Nearest Major Market: Wyoming
Nearest Secondary Market: Cheyenne