Survey Party Chief / Crew Chief

  • 5410 Trinity Road, Suite 102, Raleigh, NC, United States
  • Full-time

Company Description

Timmons Group is a multi-disciplined engineering and technology firm recognized nationally as a “Best Firm to Work For” by CE News. We offer a workplace ripe with rewarding opportunities while cultivating a healthy work-life balance. With more than a dozen offices throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast, we provide civil engineering, environmental, economic development, GIS/geospatial technology, landscape architecture and surveying services to a diverse client base. Take a closer look at all that makes Timmons Group unique: diverse talents, challenging assignments, interesting projects, culture of learning and a flexible family-friendly work environment. Competitive salaries and a generous benefits package strengthen the advantages we offer. For more information, visit: www.timmons.com.

Job Description

Timmons Group is always accepting applications for Survey Crew Chief candidates for future openings in our Raleigh, NC office location. 

Essential duties and Responsibilities of a successful candidate  include but are not limited to:

  • Oversees the day to day Field Crew operations to provide field data for boundary surveys, topographical and construction stakeout surveys
  • Oversees and trains individuals to operate total station, level, GPS and data collectors for use in the collection field of survey data
  • Establishes and sets point on construction stakeout projects (curb and gutter, drop inlets, storm sewer, sanitary sewer, waterline, structures, etc.)
  • Conducts daily maintenance and up-keep of instruments
  • Provides clear and concise field notes including sketches
  • Oversees maintenance of survey equipment, supplies and vehicle
  • Candidate must be able to work in a team environment, and also be willing to work independently on occasion

Qualifications

Skills/Requirements of a successful candidate include but are not limited to:

  • High school diploma/GED and five (5) years of field survey experience
  • Experience with Trimble Robotic Total Stations, Data Collectors and GPS preferred
  • Experience with NCDOT transportation surveying a plus
  • Ability to collect field data in an organized, neat and professional manner for various boundary, topographic, design and construction staking projects
  • PLS/SI preferred but not required
  • The ability to compute, process and map field data will provide the right candidate opportunity and advancement
  • AutoCAD experience a plus
  • A valid driver's license and a good driving record required
  • Must be willing to travel on occasion
  • Must be able to carry up to 50 lb. of equipment over all types of terrain.
  • All-weather year-round outdoor work environment, with seasonal extreme heat index and wind-chill factors
  • Other physical attributes of the job, such as hiking, climbing, vegetation management (chopping, cutting, hammering, sawing, etc.)

Additional Information

We are looking for high energy, creative, flexible, patient, self-starters who are willing to work at a dynamic pace. Candidates must share a commitment to our company's Vision, Mission and Shared Values.

Timmons Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.