ESP has immediate openings for experienced Survey Crew Chief in our Cornelius, NC office location.

Essential duties and Responsibilities of a successful candidate include, but are not limited to:

  • Oversees the day to day field survey operations to provide accurate data for boundary/ALTA, topographic, construction staking, utility as-built and wetland surveys.
  • Oversees and trains individuals to operate Trimble robotic total stations, GPS and data collectors and other survey equipment for use in the collection of survey data.
  • Responsible for establishing control and performing construction stakeout as well as storing stakeout data.
  • Provides clear and concise field notes (including sketches).
  • Good written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Oversees daily maintenance of survey equipment, supplies and vehicle.
  • Candidate must be able to work in a team environment, and also be willing to work independently as needed.

Skills/Requirements of a successful candidate include, but are not limited to:

  • High school diploma/GED and 4 to 6 years of field survey experience.
  • Experience with Trimble S6, S7 or S8 Robotic Total Station, TSC3 Data Collector and Trimble GPS R8/R10 preferred.
  • Ability to collect field data in an organized, neat and professional manner for various boundary, topographic, design and construction staking projects.
  • Knowledge of boundary retracement, topographic & ALTA/NSPS surveys and construction layout experience.
  • The ability to compute, process and map field data will provide the right candidate opportunity and advancement.
  • AutoCAD/Civil 3D experience a plus.
  • Skills in field data collection, good math skills and ability to work as a one man crew as necessary.
  • Ability to travel through the week as the projects require.
  • Valid Driver's License, good work ethic, reliability, able to lift up to 50 pounds, able to work more than 40 hours a week as necessary.

Background check and Pre-employment drug testing is required as a condition of employment.