Survey Crew Chief
Durham, NC US
Posted 5 days ago
Job Description

We are seeking a Crew Chief to join our Geomatics Group in our Durham/RTP office location.  

  • Five (5) or more years’ experience as a Crew Chief in construction staking and/or surveying preferred
  • Knowledge of TDS Software, Trimble Robotics, GPS equipment
  • CAD experience preferred
  • Must have a valid NC driver’s license

  Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Must be able to manage and mentor field personnel to ensure that project objectives are met under budget and in a timely manner
  • Demonstrate an ability to prepare proper filed notes and manage field data files in a manner that they can be easily interpreted and cyphered by office support staff. Turns in notes and field files daily
  • Maintain good client relations to foster and perpetuate a long term relationship
Please note: this position involves outside working conditions and some overnight travel.  You will have to successfully pass a motor vehicle records check, drug test and functional assessment. 

McAdams is a full-service land planning, landscape architecture, civil engineering and geomatics firm located in Durham and Charlotte, NC. McAdams has built its reputation throughout the industry over 38 years by delivering unmatched expertise and unwavering commitment to clients in a variety of markets including municipal, education, healthcare, as well as commercial and residential development. The firm is comprised of over 170 professionals that are united in their desire to achieve their clients’ visions through a thoughtful and resourceful process. Ultimately, we seek a partnership with our clients to further the opportunity to create meaningful experiences through inspired design.  Learn more about us today. Visit
Please note: No sponsorship available for this position.

We offer an attractive salary/benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life, short & long term disability, long term care and 401(k)/Roth with company match, learning opportunities and much more. We invite proficient, dependable candidates to apply.

EOE: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.  We are equal opportunity employers.  Decisions regarding hiring, promotions and terminations are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (over 40), disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

We participate in E-verify. Information from all employees’ Form I-9 is used to confirm work authorization.



Special Notes/Instructions
No sponsorship or relocation available for this position. Candidates will have to successfully pass an MVR check, drug test and functional assessment.
Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
4 to 6 years
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