Primary responsibilities include (but not limited to) the following:
The Party Chief is the individual that represents the company in the field. The Party Chief is responsible for making sure that the crew and equipment are ready for the next assignment. The Party Chief must ensure that the work is performed to company standards and that the results are presented in a clear and concise format.
The Party Chief is responsible to lead the field effort for various surveying tasks including; construction, topographic, boundary, right-of-way, and control survey projects.
Their responsibilities also include the following:
Assign and monitor work, and provide input for evaluation of field survey crew members
Instruct and train crew members in survey methods, use of equipment, and field safety procedures
Gather field survey data through use of conventional and Global Positioning System (GPS) methods
Set up, adjust, and operate surveying equipment, including electronic total station, data collector, and GPS equipment, in order to measure distances, elevations, and angles
Prepare field notes and drawings
Perform field surveying for roadway, bridges, and flood control projects, including installing surveying construction stakes, tying out existing intersection ties, and locating or establishing vertical and horizontal control, right of way, monuments, corners, boundaries, and property lines.
Job Requirements of position:
High School and/or specialized training from a vocational or technical school.
Good written communication and handwriting with the ability to take all types of notes in the required manner, manage, and organize field crew.
Ability to calculate basic math as required for the work and utilize calculators and other computational devices.
Ability to carry and lift equipment as needed on project.
Ability to cut and/or clear brush while establishing survey lines. (machete use)
Knowledge of equipment and ability to set up for various types for different work situations.
Ability to hold and proficiently use all measuring devices.
Valid driver's license with approved/acceptable driving history required.
Ability to travel
Apply on-line @ www.drmp.com/careers.