Stantec Senior Survey - Party Chief in Sarasota, Florida

Strong communities don’t just happen—they’re built. They’re creatively imagined, collaboratively planned, and readied to face tomorrow with optimism. We’re driving the future of Community Development. Our experts lead their fields, collaborating on projects that are as technically challenging as they are impactful, creative, and fulfilling. We’re a place where you can apply your passion—and find endless opportunities to help make communities more equitable, resilient, and livable.

Your Opportunity

We provide our clients a full range of surveying and mapping services. Through our work, we define land boundaries and analyze spatial data. You will work on projects of high complexity, and as a leader of a team or project. You will be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently and/or supervise a field crew to perform field boundary, topographic, land surveys and construction staking.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Researches survey records and land titles to obtain information about property boundaries and areas to be surveyed and coordinates findings with the work of engineers, clients and others involved in projects.

  • Reviews the accuracy of field survey data, including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites.

  • Performs thorough quality control (QA/QC) of drawings/documents.

  • Manages and conducts surveys for clients.

  • Manages survey field crew, assigns work, ensures completion dates and budgets are met, and ensures consistent application of firm operating standards and safety practices.

  • Transfers survey data to the proper files in the computer network and acquires data for field use.

  • Drives company or personal vehicle to reach jobsites.

  • Responsible for safe operation and maintenance of vehicles, tools, and equipment.

  • Identifies hazardous situations and applies safety procedures and company standards.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Comprehensive understanding of project requirements, including budget, design requirements, and complete project submittal.

  • Highly effective in assembling and leading teams.

  • Ability to solve complex problems using sound professional judgment, creativity, and innovation.

  • Proficient in performing boundary, topographic, and land title surveys and construction staking.

  • Proficient using GPS, data collectors, total stations, robotics, and relevant survey equipment.

Education and Experience

Technical degree/diploma/certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of 8-10 years of experience as a Survey Technician.

Position will primarily work in an office setting; may require some field work.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Survey Technician

Primary Location: United States-Florida-Sarasota

Organization: BC-2156 Community Development-US Gulf

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Aug 15, 2018, 11:21:03 AM

Req ID: 180001GJ