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Bartlett & West Survey Crew Chief in Overland Park, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11524461



This position is the leader of the survey staff on the job site. Responsible for directing and supervising survey crew, ensuring safe work practices and interaction with contractors and clients. Receives day-to-day direction from Survey Manager(s) and/or land surveyor.

Veterans encouraged to apply.

ResponsibilitiesEssential Functions & Responsibilities:

+ Directs, manages and participates in the field production of topographic and boundary surveys as well as other survey tasks.

+ Serves as safety liaison in field with oversight to ensure staff perform duties in safe and effective manner.

+ Responsible for daily direction and mentorship of survey team.

+ Maintain and operate GPS and conventional surveying instruments.

+ Write and organize field notes.

+ Read construction plans to ensure accurate area to be surveyed.

+ Calculate and execute field layout with proper procedures and positioning.

+ Provides performance information on all project team members to the survey manager or project manager.

+ Works directly with both internal and external clients and contractors as directed.

+ Operates company vehicles, and is responsible for company vehicle(s) and equipment on project site. Ensures all equipment has been accounted for and properly stored at conclusion of work day.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

+ Extensive survey knowledge related to field process, equipment, and techniques

+ Highly motivated with effective communication skills (verbal and written)

+ Ability to lead, manage, train, and mentor others

+ Ability and aptitude to interpret and understand plans and specifications

+ Exhibits initiative, responsibility, flexibility and leadership

+ Team oriented and ability to get along with others

+ Advanced math skills including trigonometry

+ Proficiency in MS Office and technical software

+ Effective problem-solving and decision making skills

+ Ability to pass safety classes (including CPR and First Aid) and exhibit safety oriented mentality

+ Strong organizational skills

+ Knowledge and/or experience in survey software/CAD software and Trimble Business Center

+ Ability to embrace new technologies and processes


High school diploma or equivalent required. Two-year technical degree from accredited engineering/surveying curriculum preferred.


3+ years surveying experience required. Experience leading survey crews preferred. Working knowledge in MS Office and technical software preferred. LSI or ability to obtain within 2 years preferred. CPR/First Aid certified or ability to obtain certification required.

Travel Expectations:

Overnight travel is required. Survey Crew Chief travels in company vehicle or personal vehicle to project site staying near project site during the work week with expenses paid. Depending on base location of employee and/or project work, position travels up to 75% of the time. Valid driver's license with good driving record required.

Bartlett & West is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national orig in, sex, age, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified individual with disability.