Survey Crew Chief

    • Roseville, MN

Accurate data is the top priority for our Geomatics team. Through our work, we measure, process, and analyze spatial data and define land boundaries. We provide our clients a full range of Geomatics, surveying, and mapping services. Join a team of inspired and talented professionals who continually find inventive ways to get the job done safer, better, faster, and smarter.

Your Opportunity

You will work in a team environment and supervise other members on the survey crew. You should have prior experience performing boundary, ALTA, topographic, transportation, and construction surveys utilizing modern equipment and surveying technologies. This position has opportunity for advancement for a motivated individual willing to grow with the changing skills and technology.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Daily coordination with field supervisor, project managers and other office staff.
  • Responsible for safe operation and maintenance of vehicles, tools, and equipment. Includes daily care and charging of survey instruments.
  • Supervise all members of the survey field crew, ensure completion dates and budgets are met, and ensure consistent application of firm operating standards and safety practices.
  • Work independently as a one-person crew as required.
  • Perform accurate measurements and calculations in recording field data using instruments and measuring devices.
  • Transfer survey data to the proper files in the computer network and acquire data for field use. Includes daily uploading and downloading of data collectors.
  • Drive company or personal vehicle to reach job sites.
  • Identify hazardous situations and applies safety procedures and company standards.
  • Continually advance knowledge with upgrades in procedures, technology, and equipment.
  • Perform other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

Your Capabilities and Credentials
  • Well-developed understanding of field survey methods and calculations.
  • Solid understanding of local survey laws, rules, and regulations.
  • Experience performing field boundary, topographic, land title surveys, and construction staking.
  • Strong skills in time management, organization, and meeting deadlines.
  • Ability to use GPS, data collectors, total stations, robotics, and relevant survey equipment.
  • Excellent cooperative skills in working efficiently with a team.

Education and Experience

Technical degree/diploma/certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of 1-3 years of experience.

Position will primarily be field work and may require travel.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Survey Technician

Primary Location: United States-Minnesota-Little Canada

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 20000063

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