Survey Party Chief

Kent, WA

Job Type | 9/17/21

Barghausen Consulting Engineers, Inc. was established in 1982 and is one of the Northwest's leading multi-disciplined service firms offering civil engineering, land surveying, land use planning and other related services. We are a growing company with approximately 180 employees and an excellent reputation in the Puget Sound area. With the majority of our employees working from the Kent, WA office, we also have offices in Richland, WA, Tumwater, WA, Klamath Falls, OR, Roseville, CA, and Long Beach, CA. We work extensively throughout the Pacific Northwest and California as well as providing services in many other areas of the country. Our clients are mostly private developers and are some of the nation's largest and most respected homebuilders, industrial developers, retailers and petroleum companies.

About the Role

We are currently looking for a Survey Party Chief to perform a variety of tasks associated with land surveying. The right candidates will have a track-record for understanding the importance of ownership of a given project or task and the value of a quality deliverable to our diverse client base. If you are inquisitive, solutions driven, have pride in your work product, have a broad experience base, have motivation to continue to learn and progress in your career, we look forward to hearing from you.

Job Responsibilities

  • Must have knowledge of professional surveying practices and procedures; state and federal laws affecting land surveying and boundaries
  • Perform all aspects of land surveying, GPS control, ALTA surveys, property surveys, topography, utility as-built and construction stakeout
  • Assisting survey technicians with production mapping products computations

    Job Requirements

    • Minimum of 5 years of working experience
    • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Must have and maintain a valid driver's license with clean record
    • Must have current first aid certification
    • Ability to operate Robotic Total Stations and GPS, static, RTK AND RTN collection protocols
    • Familiarity with Trimble/Spectra Precision and Topcon Robotics, Trimble/Spectra Ranger Data Collectors
    • Familiarity with Survey Pro software is a plus
    • Sufficient knowledge to handle survey related tasks in the field
    • Experienced in reading and understanding survey maps and plans
    • Experienced in recovery of boundary evidence in the field
    • Ability to collect as-built and topographic data
    • Ability to review and understand construction drawings, calculation and perform construction layout
    • Must be able to travel out of town for up to a week at a time
    • Excellent communications skills
    • Certified Survey Technician, level II or III (CST) is a plus
    • Land Surveyor-in-Training (LSIT) is a plus

      Position Type

      Direct Hire



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