• Survey Manager

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood currently has an exciting opportunity for a Survey Manager to join our Springboro, OH office. This role will manage field survey crew chiefs for conventional construction staking projects and also manage CAD technicians building models for GPS grade control. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast-paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.


    • Utilizes and enforces Wood’s Standard Operating Procedures
    • Oversees all survey personal and survey related activities throughout the assigned region
    • Contacts the engineer to obtain and/or establish control point information and CAD file of all proposed information and any revisions as necessary for all projects
    • Prepares finish grade surface model per the construction plans utilizing the engineer CAD file
    • Coordinates with other engineering and surveying companies as needed to perform additional survey related and surface modeling tasks as necessary
    • Shall schedule and oversee the performance of Surveyors and Survey Technicians assigned to the region
    • Shall prepare tentative weekly schedule for all survey and layout activities to be performed in the region and provide copies to all Project Managers and Site Managers (preferably emailed every Friday for the following week)
    • Directs survey and GPS technicians on a daily basis for performing topographic surveys, as-built surveys, construction layout and general GPS technician duties as requested by the Project Managers and Site Managers
    • Consults with Project Managers, Site Managers and Superintendents on a periodic basis and attends operations and scheduling meetings as necessary
    • Prepare, load and manage Trimble and Topcon Machine Grade Control files for all GPS equipment to include dozers, scrapers, base stations and rovers. (Copies of all files to be kept and managed on the G:Drive of Wood’s corporate server)
    • Installation and maintenance of all GPS equipment to include Base Stations, Rovers and Machine Grade Control units
    • Prepared cut/fill exhibits - generate topographic surveys and prepare overall site balance and any requested region reports
    • Prepare as-built and topographic surveys for close-out documents or as required by contract and/or municipality
    • Prepare stake out data for construction layout of utilities, curbs, walks, etc. as necessary
    • Oversees Surveyors and Survey technicians to ensure all of the abovementioned duties are performed in accordance to Wood’s standard GPS Operations and Procedures
    • Maintains and tracks the inventory of all GPS equipment (machines and survey related), transits, levels, lasers, tripods and leveling rods
    • Performs the duties of the GPS Technician as needed

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Must possess and maintain a Professional Surveyors License in the State of Ohio and the Commonwealth of Kentucky/or ability to obtain

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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