Survey Crew Chief

Your Opportunity On, above, and under the Earth's surface, we provide our clients a full range of surveying and mapping services. Through our work, we define land boundaries and analyze spatial data. Join a team of inspired and talented professionals who continually find inventive ways to get the job done better, faster, and smarter.
Stantec's Ann Arbor office is looking for a Survey Party Chief or an experienced instrument man. This individual, under the direction of a licensed land surveyor, will potentially lead and manage field survey projects to ensure quality performance by the field crew and project team.

Your Duties Candidate will utilize survey field equipment including the following:

  • total station, data collector, global positioning system (GPS) equipment, level & rod and associated downloading software to complete data collection assignments from field to office.
Candidate may also be working with our Construction Inspection department performing construction inspection activities for our municipal clients.
Candidates will, from time to time, assist the survey team leader with office & field research and prepare projects for the field.
Other duties as assigned.

Your Capabilities and Credentials
  • High School Diploma
  • Completion of a 2-year vocational or college program in Surveying or a related discipline is preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of industry experience required.
  • Ability to record accurate notes and sketches of information collected in the field
  • Knowledge of Leica or Trimble survey equipment, AutoCAD Civil 3D and Route Surveying experience is desirable.
  • Knowledge of advanced land surveying practices and techniques.
  • Demonstrated fluency in current land surveying technology.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently, yet follow defined procedures within reason.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing.
  • Must be able to successfully pass a drug screen that will take place prior to employment with Stantec.
  • Successful candidates will possess a good driving record and be punctual.

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