Survey Party Chief

Paramounte Engineering has an immediate position available for a survey party chief in Wilmington, NC. PEI seeks an energetic, adaptable, and solution oriented person who can operate independently while under the direct supervision of licensed surveyors on projects throughout North Carolina.  Duties include field surveying for boundary, topographic, ALTA, hydrographic and control surveys as well as construction staking.  GPS, total station, and data collection systems experience required.  Candidate should demonstrate ability to manage others, provide training and maintain professional relationships with client representatives and other staff members.  Ability to understand construction plans and to provide surveying for large, fast paced projects is required.  The position requires knowledge of both survey technology and basic civil engineering concepts. Candidates should be familiar with:

  • Boundary and ALTA surveys
  • Topographic and aerial surveys
  • Construction stake out (computation and field work)
  • Residential surveys
  • Commercial surveys

Candidates should be efficient in the following tasks:

  • Leading a multi-person survey crew as well as working as a one-person GPS/Robotic crew
  • Proficient with various instrument and data collector packages
  • Reading and interpreting boundary plats and construction plans
  • Preparing and maintaining field notes and sketches


  • Minimum 3 years field experience with at least 1 year experience as a crew chief
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Ability to perform assigned field work
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and Carlson software packages preferred

Offers include competitive salary and benefit package, including health insurance and employer matching retirement plan. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to