Survey Crew Chief 9/1/2016
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin Inc.
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY VHB is seeking a Survey Crew Chief to join our Hauppauge, NY office. VHB's passionate professionals include engineers, surveyors, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with public and private clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments.
Together, we work to improve mobility, enhance communities and economic vitality, and balance development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship.
Responsibilities: Direct the activities of a survey crew Maintain proper care of survey equipment Must be able to work in a variety of weather conditions with exposure to outdoor elements Maintain documentation of all phases of survey work Perform public records research Use public records in execution of survey field work Topographic survey Construction survey Proficient in reading and understanding architectural and engineering drawings Post Construction survey
Skills and Abilities: Proficient in operation of total station with electronic data collecting capability Proficient in operation of GPS and Robotic Instruments Proficient in field survey methods and techniques Ability to conduct tasks independently and to assign and review work of others Detail-oriented Able to think critically Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills Proficient in fundamentals of geometry and trigonometry
Qualifications: Five years of prior experience with progressive landing surveying experience Associate degree in Land Surveying/Engineering or related field preferred, but not required Experience with AutoCAD preferred, but not required Must have a valid driver's license and a good driving record Must be able to pass security screening Must be willing to travel for assignments outside local area Must be able to lift and carry up to 75 lbs. Please submit applications with cover letter online. At VHB, we're invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. We're proud, yet humbled, to have been doing this for 36 years. We are dedicated to making a positive impact, and providing opportunities to grow personally and professionally.
VHB is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. You can review our EEO Policy at https://www.vhb.com/Pages/Careers/2016_EEOPolicyStatement.pdf and an overview of the law at https://www.vhb.com/Pages/Careers/EEO_istheLaw_Poster-Supplement.pdf