Employment Opportunities

Land Surveyor

Kent County Road Commission is currently accepting applications for the position of Surveyor.  The Surveyor performs fundamental activities in the measurements of points, elevations, lines, areas, and contours for construction, mapmaking, land division, titles, mining or other purposes; researches previous survey evidence, maps, deeds, physical evidence, and records to obtain data needed for surveys. Duties include setting up, operating and maintaining survey equipment; setting line and grade stakes; working with computer aided drafting (CAD); and conducting on-site inspections of construction projects.

An associate’s or advanced degree is desired and two years of relevant job experience is preferred. The ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, is essential. 

Kent County Road Commission offers excellent benefits (including medical, dental, life insurance, 401k w/ 8% match, vacation, sick leave, twelve paid holidays, etc.) along with a safe, stable work environment.  For consideration applications must be submitted by Friday October 20th, 2017 to: 

Mail, Email, or Drop-off
Human Resources Manager
Kent County Road Commission
1500 Scribner Avenue
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

The Kent County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate among applicants or employees with illegal regard to race, religion, sex, age, national origin, height, weight, marital status, non-disqualifying disability, veteran status or on the basis of any characteristic that is protected by state or federal law. 




How do I apply or hear of a job opening at KCRC?

KCRC job openings are publicized in local publications and posted to our website, Facebook page and Twitter feed. You may also sign up to receive notification when a job opening is posted.

I applied last year for an open position. Do I have to submit another application?

Yes. Applications will receive active consideration for a period of 30 days. Thereafter, if not employed by KCRC, future employment opportunities require a new employment application.