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Survey Crew Chief
W&A Engineering is seeking experienced Survey Crew Chiefs to join our fast-paced Land Surveying team. Our ideal candidate will have experience in all types of land surveying, including ALTA surveys, boundary retracement surveys, topographic surveys, and construction staking. Experience with conventional surveying, robotic total stations, and RTK GPS equipment is required. Experience and familiarity with Carlson SurvCE software is beneficial. Candidates must be able to effectively train and guide other employees in tasks required for survey fieldwork, including equipment use, compass readings, and boundary evidence, proper instrument setup (includes builders level), understanding of errors in measurement, plat and worksheet comprehension, data collector use (including file transfer); stake driving (hub and tack, offsets, benchmarks), cutting traverse line, and SAFETY awareness.
5+ years Crew Chief experience preferred, 2+ required
A valid driver’s license with a clean driving record is required. Must be able to interpret directions from management, understand survey requirements per contracts and site development plans, and must be able to work independently and/or supervise personnel. Must meet physical requirements needed to complete large scale boundaries, topographic route surveys, engineering design topographic surveys, and construction layout. Ideal candidates will also possess the ability to maintain a working dialogue with existing clients to maintain relationships and obtain future work from those clients and their contacts.
Survey Instrument Men
W&A Engineering is seeking survey field personnel to join our fast-paced land surveying team. Our ideal candidate will have a willingness to follow directions, a working comprehension of boundary surveying, and the ability to understand staking worksheets for civil construction layout (including pipe profiles). On-the-job training is provided but familiarity and experience with data collection including proper file management, including the ability to download and upload files in the office.
A valid driver’s license with a clean driving record is required. Must meet physical requirements needed to complete large scale boundaries, topographic route surveys, engineering design topographic surveys, and construction layout. Required to use equipment properly, including maintenance, instrument setup (total station, GPS, builder’s level), and a progressive understanding of potential errors in measurement. Required to be competent at stake driving (including handwriting, ribbon flagging, plumbness), have the ability to cut traverse lines, and to maintain SAFETY awareness.