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Survey Crew Chief


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Location: Eden Prairie, MN
Type: Full Time
Posted: 01/08/2019
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer
More Information: EVS Job Posting

Job Summary:

We are looking for a Survey Crew Chief to run a survey crew for mapping and construction projects. This candidate will be supervisor of a eld
survey crew engaged in various types of surveys including performing boundary traverses, location surveys, level runs, retracement surveys,
staking subdivisions, bridges, highways and commercial developments. The crew chief will document all phases of survey work.


  • High School diploma or GED and 4 years’ experience as a Survey Crew Chief. Two years of college preferred.
  • LSIT or Certfied Survey Technician Level 3 also preferred.
  • Ability to understand and operate total stations with electronic data collecting capabilities.
  • Must have the ability to run Trimble GPS and robotic total stations
  • Ability to work with computer programs and perform calculations such as algebra and trigonometry and compute arcs, angles and
    distances from surface data.
  • Knowledge of construction plans and specifications.
  • Ability to walk long distances and be able to lift 50 lbs. of equipment.
  • Must have good handwriting skills for marking lath and recording field notes.
  • Clean driving record required.
  • MnDOT and Railroad staking experience a plus.
  • Availability for out-of-town work a plus.
  • Must have or be prepared to obtain OSHA 10-hour training, Railway Safety training and additional project related safety certifications.

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