U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
SURVEYOR OPPORTUNITIES IN BLM
Typically, BLM recruits potential surveyors through the Pathways Program. Upon graduation and successful completion of the Program, participants may be converted to an entry level Cadastral Surveyor position without competition. Promotion within the journeyman level and beyond can come quickly to the employee who remains flexible in their work location. This is your opportunity to become a member of the BLM family in an exciting and rewarding career.
Pathways Program - Office of Personnel Management program description and policy.
BLM Cadastral Survey Student Employment Information
ABET -The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) is a federation of 31 professional engineering and technical societies. Since 1932, ABET has provided quality assurance of education through accreditation. ABET accredits more than 2500 engineering, engineering technology, computing and applied science programs at over 550 colleges and universities nationally. ABET is recognized by the Council on Higher Education Accreditation.
NCEES - The National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES), commonly referred to as the "Council," is comprised of engineering and surveying licensing boards. These Member Boards represent all jurisdictions and U.S. territorial jurisdictions.
Land Surveying Series - Individual Occupational Requirements for GS-1373 Land Surveying Series.