Field Crew Chief

700 Springer Dr, Lombard, IL 60148, USA Req #191
Friday, June 24, 2022
Imagine a place where responsibility is shared equally among all employees. Where leaders are approachable, and the open-door policy is the rule. Where employees are tasked to be innovative and work with an entrepreneurial spirit. 

Welcome to Manhard Consulting! We see problems as an opportunity for creativity, and we are looking for problem solvers to join our dynamic team. Our firm is organized into small teams to give you a strong sense of accountability and to achieve great results.
Job Summary:
This position works in the field directing Instrument Person(s) and completes houseline surveying services, topographic surveys, tree surveys, wetland surveys, boundary surveys, and ALTA surveys. They also complete control surveys and bench loops, as well as construction staking services within quality standards.

Accountability and Duties:
Ensures timesheets are submitted accurately and on time.
Provides an accurate accounting of time spent on projects with descriptions for each time entry on a daily basis.
Keeps supervisors informed of work load and any changes in project scope or additional services.
Maintains a good relationship with clients and staff.
Works closely and coordinates with staff and site superintendents.
Understands and accurately uses all field survey instruments.
Properly maintains and takes care of field equipment.
Obtaining & reading information for the daily projects.
Maintain and electronically file legible field notes and sketches,
Successfully upload and download data files to/from collector.
Successfully upload and download calibration files to/from collector.
Responsible for stocking the company vehicle each morning (supplies & equipment).
Properly maintains, cleans, and takes care of field vehicle.
Accurately completes houseline surveying services.
Accurately completes topographic, tree, and wetland surveys.
Accurately completes boundary and ALTA surveys.
Accurately completes control surveys and bench loops.
Accurately completes construction staking services.
Accurately completes record drawings and as-constructed surveys.
Checks control sheets and block sheets and coordinates information with office surveyors.
Understands and accurately uses Trimble Business Center and other required software.
Ability to make independent decisions within the general framework of projects.
Checks in with the client (on-site) upon arrival and departure daily.
Communicates with Survey Project Manager and/or Staff Surveyor on a daily basis.
Complete projects efficiently and within Manhard quality standards.
Mentors and trains Instrument persons and Survey Interns.
Mentors and trains Engineers and Surveyors cross training in field.
Accurately completes commercial building column staking services.
Understands engineering plans and reviews for potential field problems.
Efficiently coordinate multiple field staff on job sites.
Find ways to improve our abilities to use and understand field equipment and software.
Looks for opportunities to improve standard procedures and quality standards.
Demonstrates leadership qualities and mentors other crew chiefs.
Completes construction calculations and block sheets in CAD.

Qualification Requirements:
Must have a High School Diploma and/or Surveying Degree with 5-8 years’ experience

Education and/or Experience:
High School Diploma and/or Surveying Degree with 5-8 years’ minimum experience

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Valid driver’s license

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Excellent oral and technical written communication skills.
Ability to direct instrument persons and other field surveyors.
Strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines.
Available to work overtime as needed to complete projects.
Available to work in the field in all weather conditions.
Desire to learn and improve field skills and survey knowledge.
Ability to make independent decisions within the general framework of projects
Must be fluent in the English language

Physical Demands:
Must be able to read reports and use the computer. Must hear well enough to communicate with coworkers. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand/walk, climb/stoop/kneel, lift/pull/push, grasp/feel. Must be able to write, type, and use phone system. Must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

Employer’s Disclaimer:
Position subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.

Manhard does not accept unsolicited resumes from any 3rd party agencies. No fee will be paid to 3rd parties who submit unsolicited resumes to any Manhard employee. Resumes from approved vendors must be specifically requested by Manhard and approved by the Manhard Talent Acquisition Team.

Manhard Consulting is proud to offer equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and a harassment of any type based on race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics,  protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. We support inclusion and believe in welcoming a collective sum of individual differences, thoughts, traits, and characteristics to represent our culture and achievements.

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  • 700 Springer Dr, Lombard, IL 60148, USA