Requisition ID: 98859
Job Level: Mid Level
Department: Project Engineering
Employment Type: Full Time
As a Survey Manager, you will play an integral role in establishing and maintaining methods for a safe, accurate and efficient Survey Department. You will have responsibilities over contractual requirements, design model review and field survey operations. You will have responsibilities over contractual requirements, design model review and field survey operations, and should plan to spend about 30% of your time in the field observing and instructing the survey operations.
Kiewit's Central District is one of our largest infrastructure districts specializing in heavy civil, structural concrete/bridge, water/wastewater, and transportation projects. We self-perform work such as mass grading, drainage, paving, utility and more - so be ready to get your hands dirty! While headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the majority of our work is concentrated in the Central and South-Central regions of the United States. We are looking for people committed to the construction industry rather than design.
Although this opportunity is with Kiewit's Central District, we do work across the United States and require our employees to be open to relocation. We have opportunities in Colorado, Tennessee, Montana and Iowa.
Design Model Review:
Conducted to ensure the accuracy of the files prior to being used for survey field calculations. Coordinate with the designer the file types required for survey operations.
Establish regular meetings with the designer to review and plan for design survey requests and design model file progression.
Field Survey Operations:
Staffing of the survey department along with personnel and equipment schedules.
Establish a project survey plan and outline specific field and office procedures.
Oversee the operation with periodic reviews of record keeping, field procedures and survey audits to ensure that all work is performed in an efficient and professional manner.
Maintain the official set of plans for the survey department.
Provide weekly staff training sessions to ensure a competent and qualified staff.
Ability to travel and relocate as needed
Bachelor's degree is preferred
5-10 years' experience in Construction Survey, Dimensional Control, Industrial Measurement, or a related field is required
Must be able to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry to perform calculations (area, volume, circumference, proportion, percentage)
Dynamic thinker with the desire to lead, motivate and mentor teams
Self-starter with the ability to set standards of excellence in leadership, safety, quality and productivity
Proficient computer knowledge including Microsoft Suite
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong work ethic with the ability to work individually and as a team
Committed to working safe and getting the job done right the first time
Will manage a diverse workload; must be able to handle stress and immediate deadlines
Must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management
Possible travel throughout the U.S. and internationally
Occasionally lift and move objects up to 30 pounds
Must be able to work regularly scheduled hours and occasional irregular hours
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.