Soltesz has a commitment to excellence that begins with employing talented, energetic and driven professionals, and we are currently accepting resumes for the position of Crew Chief in our Waldorf, MD office. Soltesz is a successful, long established civil engineering firm in the Washington DC metro area specializing in the areas of site engineering, landscape architecture, environmental science and surveying. We offer competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package including health and dental, 401k, and a family friendly work environment. Soltesz has been a multiple recipient of the “Workplace Excellence Seal of Approval Award”, recognized by the Alliance for Workplace Excellence. Please submit resume with letter of interest and include salary expectations.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Provides technical support to Director of Surveys and/or the Field Coordinator.
Provides guidance to field technicians; directs small projects under the supervision of Director.
Performs field survey activities in accordance with standards set by the company, state statutes, and the surveying industry.
Assures crew adheres to procedures in the safety manual and uses all personal safety equipment provided.
Responsible for supervising crew vehicle, equipment inventory, loading, and maintenance and supervises the crew’s use of equipment, preparation of sketches and notes, and electronic data collection.
Supervises daily data collector downloading and prepares daily data logs, topographic and staking reports, and field change orders.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience working on a survey field crew
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
Proficiency in trigonometry and basic surveying computations
Experience operating and having knowledge of Total Stations, Data Collectors, GPS equipment and associated software
Must be willing to work in extreme weather conditions (i.e., cold, hot)
Must be able to walk and lift up to 50 lbs
Must have a valid driver’s license