Survey Party Chief

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Survey Party Chief
Dewberry is currently looking for a quality Party Chief to perform a variety of tasks associated with land surveying, GIS and civil engineering projects in our Lanham, MD office location. The selected candidate will have a track-record for understanding the importance of ownership of a given project or task and the value of a quality deliverable to our diverse client base. If you are inquisitive, solutions driven, have pride in your work product and have a broad experience base, we hope to talk with you regarding this position and career potential at Dewberry. Must be willing to work 60+ hours per week on out of town assignments - per diem available for extended assignments.
Responsibilities and skills required for this position are as follows:
Perform land surveying and as-built related activities as they relate to oil & gas or electric transmission line work
Perform land survey aspects of civil engineering projects
Perform all aspects of land surveying, GPS control, control using robotic total stations, ALTA surveys, property surveys, topography and existing conditions surveys, utility and as-built recovery and construction stakeout
Assisting survey technicians with production of superior mapping products and computations
Other duties as assigned
A minimum of 10 years of working experience
Ability to operate Robotic Total Stations and fluent in GPS, static, RTK and RTN collection protocols
Familiarity with Trimble and/or Topcon Robotics, Trimble Data Collectors
Familiarity with Carlson SurvCE software a plus
Sufficient knowledge to handle most survey-related tasks in the field to include the ability to review and understand construction drawings and perform associated layout
Experienced in reading and understanding deeds and plats
Experienced in recovery of boundary evidence in the field
Ability to collect as-built and topographic data, provide sketches and work with survey technicians to develop superior mapping products
Ability to work remotely for long periods required and under rigorous conditions
Utility locating experience a plus
Excellent communication skills
Must be reliable
Additional Requirements:
Must understand the importance of the deliverable and have a track record of ownership with regard to all projects and assignments and be a team player
Have the ability to work out of town, flexible with work area
Must have and maintain a valid driver's license in order to operate company vehicle
Must be able to pass drug/alcohol screening
Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.
Date: 2014-07-30
Country: US
State: MD
City: Lanham
Postal Code: 20706
Category: Surveying

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