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Student Land Survey Intern

Fairbanks, Alaska
Hourly Range: $19 - $22
Closing date
Apr 28, 2023

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Surveying & Geomatics
Position Type
Internship / Student / Training
Contract Type
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering

RESPEC, a 100 percent employee-owned engineering consulting company, provides a variety of engineering services in several fields—mining, water, data, and infrastructure. We are seeking a full-time temporary land surveying intern to join our Land Development Services team in Fairbanks, Alaska.


Working at RESPEC means working on world-class projects in your own backyard. You will use state-of-the-art technologies and collaborate with experienced teams to bring innovative ideas to life. This position offers a great career opportunity for a dynamic, energetic individual who wants to develop professionally.

RESPEC is looking for a team-oriented candidate who is working towards a career in the rewarding profession of Land Surveying (Geomatics). The main duty for this position is the field collection of survey data which includes boundary, control, bathymetry, and topographic design surveys.  In the office your duties would consist of records research, drafting using Civil 3D, calculation boundary computations / staking coordinates and collaborate with survey staff to verify completeness of deliverable



  • Possess a current driver’s license Utilize critical thinking skills Ability to meet deadlines Ability to work in a detail-oriented teamwork environment Ability to take direction & follow standards Possess strong verbal and written communication skills Physical condition commensurate with travel and challenging physical activity within Alaska, Canada, and the Pacific Rim Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds while hiking irregular and sometimes uphill terrain Ability to work overtime and mobilize to work in remote areas for several days to a couple of weeks at a time

Compensation:  Salary depends on experience. Compensation for the role will depend on several factors, including a candidate’s qualifications, skills, competencies, and experience and may fall outside of the range shown.


Office Locations: Alaska | Fairbanks


Closing Date: Open Until Filled


Interviews: Interviews will be by appointment only. RESPEC is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, which includes equal pay for men and women. All information or testing, family and medical leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic are protected by law. Our Affirmative Action Plans for Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are available upon request to any applicant during normal business hours. Preemployment background check and drug screens are required for all positions. Please apply online at:


In 2022, RESPEC was honored to be recognized as a Great Place to Work. Everything that RESPEC does seeks to better people and places. Whether we live in, develop, or partner with a community, we act in ways that preserve and enhance quality. Our ACROSS approach ensures that RESPEC brings the skillsets and perspectives that clients need to the places they are. We look for opportunities to consult on areas ranging from sustainable energy and clean water to ethical development and responsible resource extraction. With each service that we provide, RESPEC seeks to unite it with data and technology solutions. Clients’ outcomes will be safe, compliant, trackable, and transparent. RESPEC improves every community that our people and projects touch.


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