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Stantec Party Chief in RALEIGH, North Carolina

Party Chief - ( 230004DY )


Strong communities don’t just happen—they’re built. They’re creatively imagined, collaboratively planned, and readied to face tomorrow with optimism. We’re driving the future of Community Development. Our experts lead their fields, collaborating on projects that are as technically challenging as they are impactful, creative, and fulfilling. We’re a place where you can apply your passion—and find endless opportunities to help make communities more equitable, resilient, and livable.

Your Opportunity

We provide our clients with a full range of surveying and mapping services. Through our work, we define land boundaries and analyze spatial data. You will operate multiple surveying instruments and data collectors/platforms supporting registered land surveyors and civil engineers on a variety of projects.

In addition to our conventional survey projects with current technology we also provide opportunities with innovative tools and processes through remote sensing such as laser scanning, lidar, photogrammetry, bathymetric sonar and simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM) by use of UAV’s, USV’s, and terrestrial LIDAR.

Stantec offers stability that leads to a career with longevity and not just a job. We balance our workload through our internal network of survey teams throughout the US.

You will work with general supervision and direction on a variety of average-sized projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the guidance of a Senior Surveyor.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Supervises survey field crew, supporting the team to ensure completion dates and budgets are met, and ensures consistent application of firm operating standards and safety practices.

  • Performs accurate measurements and calculations in recording the field data using instruments and measuring devices.

  • May assist in the preparation of survey drawings using AutoCAD software.

  • Transfers survey data to the proper files in the computer network and acquires data for field use.

  • Drives company vehicle to reach job sites. In most cases, company vehicles can be used for commuting to and from work.

  • Works with supervisor to ensure that surveys are in compliance with applicable laws, rules, and regulations

Identifies hazardous situations and applies safety procedures and company standards.

  • Responsible for the safe operation and maintenance of vehicles, tools, and equipment.

  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Well-developed understanding of field survey methods and calculations.

  • Solid understanding of local survey laws, rules, and regulations related to field surveys.

  • Experience performing field boundary, topographic, land title surveys, and construction staking.

  • Strong skills in time management, organization, and meeting deadlines.

  • Ability to use GPS, data collectors, total stations, robotics, and relevant survey equipment.

  • Excellent cooperative skills in working efficiently with a team.

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or equivalent required. An Associate's degree or technical school diploma/certificate is a plus. Minimum of 5 years of experience.

The position will primarily be field work and will require some travel.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Benefits Summary: Regular full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Regular full-time and part-time employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).

Temporary/casual employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.

The benefits information listed above may not apply to union positions because benefits for such positions are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreements.

Primary Location : United States-North Carolina-Raleigh

Organization : BC-2343 CommDev-US Southeast

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Nov 20, 2023, 1:17:16 PM

Req ID: 230004DY

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans