ESP Associates, Inc. is currently recruiting for a Survey Crew Chief in our Birmingham (Pelham), AL office. This role offers a great opportunity to support a dynamic and growing Engineering, Surveying and Planning firm!

  • Strong organizational and leadership skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise field crews during various conventional, robotic and GPS land surveying projects 
  • Ability to travel out of town on assignments 


  • 5+ years of experience in land surveying required (preferably in construction staking environment)           
  • Associate’s degree in surveying/geomatics, civil engineering or related field a plus
  • SIT or PLS preferred but not required
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, navigational programs, CADD programs and Trimble Business Center a plus
  • Experience with Trimble data collection, GPS receivers and robotic total stations considered a plus
  • DOT and route survey experience considered a plus 
  • Candidate must be able to pass a drug screen, background check, and have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the company’s driving (MVR) policy.  


Corporate Information:

ESP is a multi-discipline engineering design and consulting firm providing our clients with civil engineering, surveying, planning/landscape architecture, geosciences, environmental, subsurface utility engineering, and construction engineering inspection.

Through years of dedicated service to our clients, ESP has received a designation of 280 on the 2021 ENR Top 500 Design Firm rankings. For the firm's primary territory, the ENR Southeast Top Design Firms, ESP received a 2021 ranking of 49.

ESP offers an excellent employee benefits package including:   

  • Health and Dental Insurance 
  • PTO (Paid Time Off) & Holidays 
  • Life Insurance 
  • Flexible Benefits Plan 
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance 
  • 401(k) Plan