Job Opening – Land Surveyor – BLM – NM

June 24th, 2024 – This position is located in a Bureau of Land Management (BLM) State Office, Division of Lands and Resources; as the Chief, Cadastral Surveyor with Secretary of the Interior delegated authority.

This is a detail/temporary promotion not-to-exceed-one year.

This position is open to Bureau of Land Management current permanent employees on a competitive appointment and employees that meet Land Management Authority.

Applications open June 24th and will be accepted until July 1st, 2024. For more information, visit:

  • Announcement number NM-IMP-24-12450262-DJG
  • Control number 796615700

Salary Ranges – Albuquerque, NM
GS-14: $123,485 – $160,533 per year

  • Plan, lead, and conduct resurveys of the Public Land Survey System.
  • Conduct legislative or congressional research to convey technical and legal views of the agency regarding survey issues or litigation cases.
  • Review and approve requests for land/mineral surveys, Geographic Sciences Program, realty actions, or the use of Geographic Information Systems.
  • Maintain awareness of all political and economic influences in the communities where survey activities are conducted.
  • Design and implement strategies, which maximize employee potential and foster high ethical standards in meeting the organization’s vision, mission, and goals.
  • Provide technical assistance to managers and program leads in the development or revision of policies, standards, and procedures.