The Survey Party Chief will lead the field survey crew and be responsible for the organization, efficiency, and accuracy of work performed and data obtained.
Oversees the development and execution of construction, right-of-way, control, topographic, and/or other related survey duties.
Collaborates with stakeholders, including local officials, engineers, contractors, and supervisors, during the planning phase of a project.
Determines appropriate surveying techniques to be used on each project.
Collaborates with utility companies to ensure surveys are properly executed for public streets and easements.
Gathers survey data using global positioning systems (GPS) and other surveying tools to map areas and measure angles, distances, and elevations.
Analyzes plans, plats, and legal documents to appropriately plan and schedule work.
Defines boundaries for property and rights of way.
Drafts reports, descriptions, and other documentation for all surveys performed.
Ensures final maps display a comprehensive and accurate description of the field survey.
Ensures the work of all crew members meets standards and that assigned tasks are completed in a timely manner.
Completes any surveying tasks crew members are unable to complete.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Associates degree in Surveying, Civil Technology, or similar field, plus four years of experience OR six years of qualified surveying experience required.
Excellent supervisory and organizational skills.
Thorough understanding of and ability to execute proper field survey procedures and techniques.
Thorough understanding of mathematical calculations used in field surveys and the ability to identify mistakes in calculations.
Ability to perform all aspects of field surveys.
VDOT, DDOT, or SHA Experience a Plus
Internal Number: 124
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