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Survey Crew Chief

Ayres Associates

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Location: Madison, WI or Waukesha, WI
Type: Full Time
Posted: 02/13/2020
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer
More Information: Survey Crew Chief

On any given day, you’ll:

  • Perform a variety of field/office survey and mapping tasks.
  • Proficient use of survey field equipment, such as GPS/GNSS, robotic total stations and Microstation/Civil 3D CADD platforms.
  • Assist Project Managers in support of their duties as well as Professional Land Surveyor in preparation of land survey documents.
  • Adhere to OSHA and required safety practices.
  • Overtime and occasional out-of-town travel is anticipated.

Required Qualifications 

  • Three years of relevant work experience.
  • Technically sound in the use of survey equipment and software.
  • Ability to keep thorough notes and perform necessary survey calculations.
  • Physical ability to walk over uneven terrain and lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with clients and project managers.
  • Valid driver’s license with good driving record.

Desired Skills and Experiences: 

  • 5+ years of relevant experience within the following surveying services:
    • Design surveys, including transportation, utility, municipal, and site development.
    • Geospatial control and LiDAR QA/QC.
    • Construction layout for transportation, utility, building, and municipal projects.
    • Land surveys, including ALTA and WisDOT right-of-way plats.
  • Experience with Trimble survey equipment and software.
  • Experience with Civil3D/AutoCAD and Microstation.
  • Ability to accurately read and interpret construction drawings.
  • Pursuing Wisconsin Professional Land Surveyor (PLS) license or currently a PLS.
  • Previous project management skills or interest in developing these skills.