Company: MacKay Sposito
Posted on: May 13, 2022
MacKay Sposito is seeking a Survey Manager to lead our survey
team in Vancouver, WA. In this role, you will direct the work of
technical staff and provide expertise on various land surveying
projects. You will also provide oversight ensuring the adherence of
professional survey quality assurance, and control processes and
When you see the words "we're just like family" in a job posting,
do you run for the hills? We get it. But rest assured, when we say
"family" at MacKay Sposito, we don't mean your weird uncle. Think
of us as your cool cousins: the ones you play ping pong and darts
with at every reunion, or actually look forward to meeting for
happy hour. Because we like to do all that stuff, too! (And don't
even get us started on cornhole tournaments or Chili Dog Day). Yes,
we're serious about our work - but we're serious about fun, too. If
that sounds good to you, let's talk. Because life is too short to
We intend to fill this position with a candidate who brings with
them a critical and related set of skills, knowledge, and
experiences that we might not already have on the team. Simply put,
we are interested in finding the best candidate for the job.
Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely
to apply for jobs unless they believe they meet every one of the
qualifications as described in the job description. All are
encouraged to apply, even those who believe they do not meet every
single one of the qualifications.
Keys to Success:
Survey Management Duties
Develop and execute short and long-term strategic direction for the
Lead and engage Survey Department staff through effective coaching,
cross-functional team-building, expectation setting, and
implementing professional development.
Plan and coordinate work of office and field surveyors
Participate in business development related activities such as
maintaining positive current client relationships while Identifying
and securing new survey clients and work .
Stamp and certify work completed by self and/or others to satisfy
PLS - Project Management Duties
Direct or conduct surveys to establish legal boundaries for
properties, based on legal deeds and titles.
Provide oversight for the production of Topographic Surveys, ALTA
Surveys, Short Plats, Subdivision Plats and Records of Survey.
Perform QA/QC of construction staking calculations and staking
work, and communicate with contractors.
Write descriptions of property boundaries for use in deeds, leases,
or other legal documents.
Research records and develop work plans for survey projects.
Coordinate with survey crews to achieve project goals.
Maintain current knowledge of local, state, case and federal laws
as they pertain to survey projects.
Manage survey projects, monitor project budgets and review invoices
and billing charges related to survey projects.
Provide scope and fee proposals for surveying services.
10+ years combined experience in both field and office land
Bachelor's Degree in Surveying or Geomatics.
Professional Licensed Surveyor with a license in good standing in
the State of Washington required.
Supervisory experience required.
Strong communication skills and capable of mentoring and training
other technical staff.
Must be a highly motivated individual with strong attention to
Land Development and platting experience required.
Experience with Civil 3D.
Current valid driver's license and ability to be insured to drive
company vehicles is required.
What You'll Gain From Working Here:
Employees of MacKay Sposito are united by our drive for excellence,
our passion for innovation, and the responsibility we take for our
clients' success. We also like to sprinkle in a bit of fun. This
combination makes MacKay Sposito an enjoyable and rewarding place
At MacKay Sposito, we're serious about our work, but we don't take
ourselves too seriously. We have a unique and diverse mix of
employees who enjoy each other's company. In addition to having
first-rate technical skills, we search out people who are friendly,
honest and dedicated to their work.
We believe firmly in the principle of constructive candor - always
telling the client everything they need to know to make fully
informed decisions. By creating a positive, committed and
supportive environment, we're able to challenge our people to be
the best that they can be, and to celebrate every success.
About MacKay Sposito:
With a diversified portfolio of business segments including civil
engineering, landscape architecture, land surveying, construction
management, environmental services, and entitlement and planning
services, coupled with our strategic mix of public and private
clients, we are well-positioned for stability and growth.
MacKay Sposito is about building lasting relationships and strong
communities, whether it's connecting public and private sectors,
helping our clients plan and design a complex mixed-use master plan
development, powering a remote rural outpost, or improving a city's
At our core, we're committed to honesty, dedication, and
relationships. These pillars make up the foundation of how we treat
our people, and ultimately our clients.
We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer. We are also an E-Verifying employer.
Successful employment at MacKay Sposito requires passing a
pre-employment background check and drug screening.
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