Professional Land Surveyor—Survey Party Chief

Our direct client in Jacksonville, FL is currently seeking Full Time Survey Party Chiefs. The primary purpose of the Survey Party Chief position is to be responsible for the planning, organizing, instructing, and supervising the daily performance of a Survey Crew under the supervision of licensed surveyors. Our client has extensive experience in all aspects of professional surveying and mapping, including residential, commercial, and transportation projects of all sizes. They also offer excellent benefits and competitive pay, with an opportunity for overtime.


·        Makes value judgments and assessments in accordance with sound land surveying principles

·        Performs boundary surveys, topographic surveys, hydrographic surveys and construction stakeouts

·        Checks, verifies, and establishes land lines, survey control points, and elevation grades

·        Operates the total station, data collection equipment, digital and conventional levels, and GPS survey equipment to measure distances, establish lines, take cross-sections/profiles, establish traverse points, and determine vertical measurements

·        Troubleshoots survey equipment problems and takes corrective action in the field

·        Responsible for training Survey Crew in mapping methods, equipment use, and field safety along with reporting daily work, equipment maintenance, vehicle maintenance, and driving logs


·        4+ years of surveying experience, ideally at least a year of Party Chief experience

·        2+ years of Instrument Man experience (Position beneath Party Chief)

·        Minimum of four years of surveying experience, which includes a minimum of two years of experience as an Instrument Man operating total station, automatic level, and GPS required.

·        Lifting minimum of 40 pounds, Walk 2 miles or more daily, Traverse obstacles, creeks, fences, etc., FL Driver’s License

·        Use hand tools including machetes, shovels, manhole hook, etc.

Please email D.A. Longhi at to discuss opportunity further.