Survey Party Chief

  • San Bernardino, California
  • Apr 17, 2021
Full Time Administration and Management GIS and Surveying
  • Salary: $59,446.40 - $81,702.40 Annually USD

Job Description

The Job

The Department of Public Works is hiring for a Survey Party Chief that will supervise, instruct and train surveyor technicians in the theory and techniques of surveying; plan and assign tasks of survey party members; and review work during preliminary, property, construction and alignment surveys. This position will review and interpret construction plans to determine the appropriate methods and procedures to be used in field surveys, establish horizontal and vertical control monuments and determine boundaries from maps, legal descriptions and survey notes. Survey Party Chiefs will maintain public relations and effective liaison with contractors and engineers, and prepare and maintain field data notes.

Applications will be accepted until further notice. Recruitment may close at anytime; applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to ensure consideration.

For detailed information, review the Survey Party Chief job description.
Conditions of Employment

Background: Applicants must pass a background investigation, including fingerprinting, prior to appointment.

Assignment: Assignments may be made at any location throughout the County depending on the needs of the department.

Travel: Travel throughout the County is required and employees may be required to make provisions for transportation. Mileage reimbursement is available. At the time of hire, applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance.

Physical: Field assignments require standing, bending, and squatting on rough, uneven, rocky, or slippery surfaces, fine manipulation in both hands, and occasionally lift up to 50 pounds. Must frequently demonstrate near vision and occasionally demonstrate far vision. Occasionally work near equipment and machinery. Occasionally exposed to dust, gas, toxic materials, noise, and extremes in temperature.

Minimum Requirements

Education: 15 semester (23 quarter) units of completed college coursework in surveying, civil engineering or a closely related field. A list of related coursework must be submitted with the application.
--AND--Experience: 4 years of field surveying with a minimum of 2 years at the instrument person level.

Substitutions: An additional 15 semester (23 quarter) units of coursework as described above or a Land Surveyor-In-Training Certificate may substitute for one year of the required experience. Indicate certificate number on the application and where requested on the supplemental questionnaire. An additional year of experience may substitute for the required education.

Selection Process

There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on a review of the Application and Supplemental Questionnaire. It is to your advantage to provide as much relevant and detailed work experience as possible, as resumes will not be reviewed in lieu of the application materials.
Application Procedure : To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire as soon as possible. Applications will be accepted until further notice and recruitment may close at any time. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.

To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete your application and consider applying before the posted deadline date. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted, you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records.

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Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

San Bernardino, California United States View Map