Cutting-Edge Scanning Technology for High-Quality, Fast, and Reliable Results

Our state-of-the-art Leica Scanners and Carlson Equipment ensures superior precision, speed, and reliability in land surveying. With our up-to-date scanning equipment, we deliver high-quality results that surpass expectations. Trust in our advanced tools to streamline your expansion projects.

Decades of Expertise: Our Seasoned Team with 20+ Years of Experience

With over 20 years of collective experience, our team of seasoned land surveyors brings an unparalleled level of expertise to every project. From intricate hospital expansions to sprawling school developments, we have successfully navigated the complexities of diverse projects. Trust our extensive experience to guide your vision towards remarkable results.



At Survey First, we offer a wide range of professional surveying services to meet the unique needs of our clients. With our expertise and state-of-the-art equipment, we provide accurate and reliable surveying solutions in various sectors, including:


Our experienced team has worked on numerous healthcare projects, including hospitals and medical facilities. We understand the importance of precise measurements and detailed surveying in this sector to ensure efficient and effective planning and construction.


From iconic events like the INDY 500 to unique projects like the Indianapolis Zoo Underwater Dolphin Exhibit, we have played a pivotal role in surveying projects for the entertainment industry. Our expertise in capturing accurate data helps create a solid foundation for successful event planning and infrastructure development.


We extensive experience in the industrial sector, working with steel plants, construction sites, and crane projects. Our surveying services enable precise measurements and layouts, supporting the smooth operation and development of industrial facilities.


We provide surveying services for bridges, runways, and other critical infrastructure projects. Our accurate data collection and analysis assist in the planning and construction of safe and efficient transportation systems.

Enhancing Precision:

Drone-Based Mapping Solutions

Experience the power of drone mapping with Survey First. Our drone mapping services offer unparalleled efficiency and accuracy, revolutionizing the way we capture and analyze data. With rapid data acquisition over large areas, we provide enhanced topography mapping, detailed 3D modeling, and stunning aerial photography. By leveraging advanced drone technology, we deliver precise measurements, comprehensive visualization, and valuable insights for our projects. Experience faster project turnaround, increased efficiency, and superior data quality with our drone mapping services. Contact us today to unlock the full potential of drone technology for your mapping needs.


Our drones enable precise topographic mapping by capturing high-resolution imagery and elevation data. We accurately measure the shape, slope, and features of the land, providing valuable information for engineering, construction, and land development projects.

3D Mapping

We utilize drone-based photogrammetry to generate detailed 3D models of the surveyed area. These models allow for accurate measurements, volumetric calculations, and visualization, supporting various industries such as urban planning, architecture, and infrastructure development.

Aerial Photos

Our drones capture stunning aerial photographs that serve multiple purposes, from project documentation to marketing materials. These images showcase the site’s current condition, progress, and potential, helping stakeholders make informed decisions and effectively communicate project vision.

High-Tech Equipment

We harness the cutting-edge technology of Leica scanning equipment, including the high-accuracy P40 scanner and the RTC360 HD small-space scanner. These advanced instruments capture precise 3D data, enabling us to deliver unmatched accuracy for your projects. Combined with our industry-leading Carlson surveying equipment, renowned for its durability and ease of use, we offer a comprehensive solution that ensures exceptional results. Benefit from the powerful combination of Leica and Carlson equipment, backed by our expertise, to achieve precision, efficiency, and excellence in every surveying endeavor.

Shape Your Career: Join Our Growing Team

We’re seeking talented individuals to join our expanding team. From entry-level to licensed positions, we offer a range of opportunities to match your skills and ambitions. Explore our diverse positions and discover a path that aligns with your passion and expertise. Join our team and contribute to our continued success in delivering exceptional surveying solutions.

Field Tech

Join our team as a Surveying Field Technician! No prior surveying experience is necessary as training will be provided. This hands-on role offers opportunities for growth and the chance to work alongside experienced professionals. Take the first step towards a rewarding career in surveying today.

Responsibilities & Requirements


  • Support field surveys by operating surveying instruments and assisting with data collection.
  • Assist with boundary surveys, topographic surveys, and construction layout.
  • Maintain and organize survey equipment.
  • Collaborate with the surveying team for efficient project execution.


  • Attention to detail and ability to work accurately in outdoor environments.
  • Surveying experience preferred but not required; training provided.
  • Physical fitness and ability to perform hands-on tasks.
  • Opportunities for growth and learning.


    Join our team as a Surveyor! We are seeking an experienced professional to contribute their expertise to our surveying operations. As a Surveyor, you will play a pivotal role in managing and executing various surveying projects, ensuring accuracy and precision in data collection and analysis.

    Responsibilities & Requirements


        • Plan, coordinate, and oversee surveying projects from start to finish.
        • Conduct field surveys using advanced surveying instruments and equipment.
        • Perform complex calculations and data analysis to generate accurate survey reports and maps.
        • Interpret and analyze survey data, identifying any discrepancies or issues that may arise.
        • Ensure compliance with industry standards, legal requirements, and project specifications.
        • Provide guidance and mentorship to junior team members, supporting their professional growth.
        • Collaborate with clients, engineers, and other stakeholders to deliver high-quality surveying solutions.


        • Bachelor’s degree in Surveying, Geomatics, or a related field.
        • Professional surveying license/certification is required.
        • Proficiency in using advanced surveying instruments, GPS/GNSS systems, and surveying software.
        • Strong knowledge of surveying principles, techniques, and surveying regulations.
        • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
        • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
        • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.

    CAD Tech

    Join our team as a CAD Technician and utilize your expertise to produce accurate and precise CAD drawings and digital models. This role offers the opportunity to work collaboratively with experienced professionals, contribute to diverse projects, and enhance your CAD skills. Take the next step in your career and join us in delivering high-quality surveying solutions today.

    Responsibilities & Requirements


    • Convert survey data and field measurements into CAD drawings using industry-standard software.
    • Prepare accurate and detailed digital models, including topographic maps, boundary surveys, and site plans.
    • Collaborate with surveyors and project managers to understand project requirements and ensure drawings align with project specifications.
    • Make revisions and updates to CAD drawings as necessary, based on feedback and changes.
    • Maintain organized file management systems to ensure efficient retrieval and storage of CAD files.


    • Associate degree or certification in CAD drafting, engineering, or related field.
    • Proficiency in CAD software (e.g., AutoCAD, Civil 3D, MicroStation) and related tools.
    • Strong attention to detail and ability to accurately interpret survey data.
    • Solid understanding of surveying principles and knowledge of CAD drafting standards.
    • Effective communication skills to collaborate with surveyors and project team members.
    • Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
    • Familiarity with GIS software and other related software is a plus.

      Scan Tech

      Join our team as a Scanning Technician and play a vital role in capturing accurate 3D data for our surveying and mapping projects. This position offers opportunities to work with state-of-the-art scanning equipment, collaborate with experienced professionals, and contribute to cutting-edge surveying solutions. Take the next step in your career and join us today to be a part of our dynamic scanning team.

      Responsibilities & Requirements


      • Operate and maintain high-precision scanning equipment, including the Leica P40 and RTC360 scanners.
      • Conduct on-site scanning activities, ensuring accurate and efficient data collection.
      • Set up and calibrate scanning equipment to achieve optimal results.
      • Process scan data and generate point clouds using industry-leading software.
      • Collaborate with surveyors and project teams to integrate scanning data into surveying projects.
      • Perform quality checks on scan data and rectify any discrepancies or issues.


      • Technical degree or certification in surveying, geomatics, or a related field.
      • Previous experience operating 3D scanning equipment is preferred.
      • Proficiency in scanning software, such as Leica Cyclone or Trimble RealWorks.
      • Strong attention to detail and ability to accurately process and interpret scan data.
      • Understanding of surveying principles and familiarity with coordinate systems.
      • Effective problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
      • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
      • Physical fitness and ability to work in various environments and conditions.

      Office Administrator

      Join our team as an Office Administrator and contribute to the smooth operation of our office. This position offers the opportunity to handle diverse administrative tasks, manage bookkeeping responsibilities, and contribute to marketing efforts. If you are an organized and detail-oriented professional with a passion for supporting efficient office operations, we invite you to apply today and become an integral part of our team.

      Responsibilities & Requirements


      • Manage general office administration tasks, including answering phone calls, responding to emails, and maintaining office supplies.
      • Handle bookkeeping duties, such as managing accounts payable and receivable, invoicing, and maintaining financial records.
      • Assist with payroll processing, expense tracking, and financial reporting.
      • Support marketing efforts by coordinating promotional materials, managing social media accounts, and assisting with content creation.
      • Assist with scheduling and coordinating appointments, meetings, and travel arrangements.
      • Prepare and distribute internal and external communications, including memos, letters, and newsletters.
      • Maintain accurate and up-to-date filing systems and databases.
      • Assist with other administrative tasks as assigned.


      • Strong organizational and time management skills.
      • Proficiency in bookkeeping principles and software (e.g., QuickBooks).
      • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
      • Familiarity with marketing principles and experience with social media platforms.
      • Attention to detail and accuracy in data entry and record-keeping.
      • Proficiency in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and other relevant software.