Survey Party Chief - Tampa, FL

Tampa, FL 33602
United States


Job Description

Perform a variety of field tasks associated with surveying & geospatial data collection.

Key Responsibilities

Leadership and Direction
  • Provide mentorship through counsel, guidance and knowledge to junior staff and provide necessary training.

At the Operational and Company Level
  • Continuously promote the firm's capabilities to establish new clients and enhance relationships with existing clients.

Do the Work
  • Provide day-to-day supervision of assigned survey field crew on quality and survey methodology, including training and mentoring of junior level employees.
  • Coordinate with contractors to provide survey services.
  • Identify controls for property lines and make the appropriate decisions regarding how to proceed with the survey.
  • Gather all necessary information needed to properly conduct the survey in the most time efficient manner and assign tasks to crew members.
  • Discuss work with clients, as necessary.
  • Make calculations and maintain records essential to survey.
  • Insure that assigned survey truck is properly maintained.
  • Maintain and inventory all assigned equipment.
  • Communicate with management to maximize efforts and man-hours.

Success Metrics
  • Be a self-starter with strong communication and people skills.
  • Be a "citizen" of the larger organization, breaking down barriers and silos.
  • Be self-reliant and able to operate independently with limited direction.
  • Be clear and direct in both verbal and written communications.
  • Be results orientated, able to motivate being accountable for the work done by you and your crew
  • Practice and promote our core value of safety & well-being, including safety training, safety talks, JSAs, wearing PPE, etc.

Minimum Requirements
  • High school diploma or GED. Associate's Degree or Bachelor's Degree preferred.
  • Minimum of three to five (3-5) years' experience working on a land surveying party.
  • Prior Party Chief experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and Civil 3D preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of construction stakeout procedures and practices.
  • Familiar with field procedures for performing boundary and ALTA/NSPS land title surveys.
  • Ability to perform all aspects of data collected field fun topographic surveys, road frontage cross-section surveys and as-built surveys.
  • Through knowledge of total station, GPS and data collection, with the ability to adapt to new equipment and technologies.
  • Ability to work outside in all seasons.
  • Ability to travel and work out of town.
  • Valid driver's license with a clean driving record required. NO EXCEPTIONS.

Essential Functions
  • Valid State Driver's License
  • Pass a Motor Vehicle check
  • Indoor work
  • Outdoor work
  • Lift/Carry 21-50lbs
  • Standing
  • Sitting
  • Traveling
  • Walking
  • Climbing
  • Excessive Noise
  • Operating a computer
  • Exposure to Hazards
  • Extreme Temperatures
  • Reach Outward
  • Reach above shoulder
  • Push/Pull 26-40lbs
  • Crawl
  • Squat or Kneel
  • Bending
  • Handling/Fingering
  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)(e.g. vest, gloves, safety glasses, boots, mask, hearing protection, etc.)

Note: The position description is intended as a summary only of key duties. Other related duties may be assigned as appropriate.