Dec 28, 2022

County Surveyor


Boone County, located in Columbia, MO, is looking for a County Surveyor.  

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Summary of Responsibilities:  The County Surveyor performs and manages all professional land surveying office and field work and related functions for Boone County.

Status:  Full-time, exempt, benefited

Working hours:  Primarily 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.  Flexibility with prior approval. 

Minimum Qualifications:  Must be licensed as a Missouri Professional Land Surveyor (PLS) and have at least two years of surveying crew supervisory experience.  Must have a valid Missouri driver’s license with an insurable driving record.  Must pass a criminal background check.

Annual Salary Range:  $54,350 - $81,515

Apply online at or call (573) 886-4395 ext. 2 with questions. The Apply Now link will take you to our online application system where you can create a user profile or log into a profile you have previously created. You must have a user profile to apply for any county position.

Please contact us in advance if an accommodation is needed in order to apply. 

Columbia, MO is a thriving college town and the cultural hub of mid-Missouri, hosting popular events such as the True/False Film Festival and the Roots N Blues BBQ Festival and a diverse art, music, and restaurant scene. Columbia is the fourth most populous and fastest-growing city in Missouri with an estimated 126,254 residents in 2020.  Resting upon the forested hills and rolling prairies of Mid-Missouri near the Missouri River valley, outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy the surrounding Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Mark Twain National Forest, and Big Muddy National Fish and Wildlife Refuge, in addition to hiking over 278 miles of our local trails! Many popular destinations are a short drive away, including the Capitol of Jefferson City, the Lake of the Ozarks, Saint Louis, and Kansas City all within a two-hour drive or less. 


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Sharry Charest, SPHR / Hiring & Retention Coordinator


Human Resources Department / Boone County Government, Missouri
613 E. Ash Street / Columbia, MO 65201
tel: 573.886.4395 ext. 0 / fax: 573.886.4444