Surveyor 1


Employment Opportunities
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission has one opening for a Surveyor 1 in Centre County.


Type of Work
You will plan, coordinate, direct and review the activities of survey corps engaged in surveying activities. Duties include researching and compiling legal documents, establishing and setting survey procedures, collecting survey data, and setting and marking boundary lines; downloading, reducing and computing data to produce maps and drawings; writing property descriptions for deeds, leases, and other documents; and serving as an expert witness during court proceedings.

Necessary Special Requirement
Possession of a registered surveyor’s license as issued by the Pennsylvania State Registration Board for Professional Engineers, or possession of a registered surveyor’s license obtained in another public jurisdiction under requirements which are at least equal to those of Pennsylvania.



450 Robinson Lane
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Phone: (717) 705-7820

Please note that the above phone number and e-mail address are for the Harrisburg office of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission.


Starting Salary



Comprehensive health insurance; liberal retirement/pension plan; paid vacation, personal and sick leave; paid holidays; prescription, vision and dental plan coverage (after six months); paid group life insurance, and much more.


Pennsylvania residency is required at the time of application for these positions. 


Click here to view detailed test announcement which includes eligibility requirements.