Survey Crew Chief

In support of our parent company, Barge Design Solutions, we are seeking a Survey Crew Chief in the Huntsville, AL area with experience in land surveying.  This is a long-term, contract to hire opportunity.



  • Taking direction from survey manager and implementing a work plan.
  • Demonstrating superior organization skills.
  • Familiarity with Trimble surveying equipment including robotic total station and GPS system, automatic level, and electronic data collector.
  • Familiarity and ability to perform boundary and right-of- way surveys
  • Familiarity with heavy construction and the use of existing design plans and construction drawings for layout work.
  • Demonstrating strong math skills involving geometry, trigonometry and other mathematical functions as required.
  • Providing data acquisition and management for topographical and as-built surveys
  • Creating accurate sketches and maintaining comprehensive field notes.
  • Providing thorough and accurate data that meets required technical standards.
  • Responsible for direction, production, safety and actions of field crew.
  • Provides quality assurance by reviewing field data, reports, and maps.
  • Performs other duties as required



  • HS Diploma or GED required, Associate degree or Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in boundary, topographic and construction surveying
  • Possesses a strong knowledge in boundary, topographic, and construction surveys
  • Basic knowledge of boundary and legal principals
  • 3D laser scanning abilities is a plus
  • SUE experience is a plus
  • Ability to work outdoors in all seasons
  • Physical job that requires heavy lifting, climbing, and walking long distances sometimes over rough terrain
  • A valid driver’s license with a good driving record
  • Ability to travel and lodge as dictated by project requirements
  • Must have the ability to work varying schedules


ResourceTek offers industry leading compensation and benefits package including PTO, Paid Holidays, etc.  Equal Opportunity Employer.