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Survey Crew Chief

Bolton & Menk

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Location: Twin Cities, MN
Type: Full Time
Posted: 12/04/2018
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer
More Information: Bolton & Menk Job Posting

Job Summary:

Bolton & Menk is growing and we have an exciting opportunity for a SURVEY CREW CHIEF to join our team in serving our Twin Cities metro clients for what will be a busy 2019 season! This position can be located out of any of our metro locations: Chaska, Maplewood, Burnsville or Ramsey.

This Survey Crew Chief, will be operating robotic total stations, GPS equipment and data collectors, construction staking, shoveling and lifting heavy objects; operating motor vehicles and small power equipment; recording data in field books; preparing construction documents; performing topographic, boundary and ALTA/ASCM surveys, and performing routine survey and engineering computations. This position is approximately 90% field surveying and 10% office duties.

The position will support overall metro survey operations, with the majority of the work in the east and northeast metro. This is a full-time position with benefits; subject to seasonal layoff.


  • Diploma or Associate of Applied Science Degree in Land Survey Technology, Civil Engineering Technology or related field from an accredited post-secondary institution or equivalent training or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of field crew chief experience in data collection and construction staking with knowledge of legal descriptions.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be insurable at the Firm’s standard rates.

Additionally, survey technicians are responsible for providing a variety of surveying support to a wide range internal and external clients. A motor vehicle record (MVR) check is a standard condition of employment. Minimal overnight travel may be required.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with DOT and municipal infrastructure
  • NSPE Certified Survey Technician (CST) Certification

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