Survey Party Chief

Requisition ID 
2017-19685
Department / Discipline 
Construction
Vacancy Type / Position Type 
Staff / Permanent
Work Location
US Durham North Carolina

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking a Survey Party Chief to join our team in Durham, NC.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Survey data collection on Wood projects
  • Work with the geomatics services manager and project managers to achieve department goals
  • Continued training of field crew personnel
  • Provide quality control and quality assurance on geomatics deliverables

Project Related Responsibilities:

  • All facets of surveying projects including:
    • Collection of deed data for boundary surveys
    • Establish project control monumentation
    • Collection of topographic information for 3d mapping
    • Providing construction layout on Wood projects
    • Aid in the preparation of cost and time estimates for survey proposals
    • Daily coordination with various engineers for collection of requested data
    • Site inspection
  • Monitor technical and quality control standards

Skills / Qualifications

Required

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 5 years of survey experience
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Computer skills and technical competence
  • Ability to work on several jobs simultaneously
  • Ability to maintain good client relations
  • Commitment to work with other sections and divisions of Wood
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to travel
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Preferred

  • Prefer familiarity with utility locating

Physical Job Demands

  • Performing work in a variety of climate conditions including hot and cold weather climates
  • Requires the use of hand held equipment
  • Must be able to work in a field environment and have the ability to travel as required

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

 

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