1+ months

Survey Party Chief

Austin, TX 78701


The Party Chief is responsible for the managing the activities of a survey party throughout various job locations. The Party Chief provides highly technical support and insight to project management for heavy civil projects.


Job Duties

  1. Utilize survey equipment and manage others to locate, review, and research job locations. Operations include identifying landmarks, physical objects, and significant land changes that would affect the required survey
  2. Supervise survey work, evaluate priorities, and coordinate work efforts
  3. Review the standard of work being performed and derive necessary field calculations from work completed
  4. Utilize and provide training for survey instruments and equipment
  5. Ensures that angles, distance, and information are accurate and conform to regulations and standards
  6. Record and illustrate, in note form, a neat and legible reproduction of work performed
  7. Consult with computer operators and provide knowledge during the final computations. Ensure that the final map of plat represents a comprehensive and accurate description of the field survey
  8. Perform administrative functions such as completing time sheets, creating vehicle mileage reports, maintaining expense accounts, and documenting subsequent expenditures
  9. Maintain a highly organized work area and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  10. Write reports, business correspondence, and project documents
  11. Present information effectively in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and employees of the organization
  12. Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  13. Other unlisted duties will be assigned



  1. Five (5) or more years or experience as a Party Chief in heavy highway and bridge projects
  2. Be able to communicate in English via verbal and written communications
  3. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry and utilize Construction Math concepts including calculating rate, ratio, and percent. Draw and interpret bar graphs
  4. Valid driver license for occasional, required travel
  5. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  6. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with abstract and concrete variables
  7. Moderate physical activity performing somewhat strenuous daily activities of a primarily administrative nature. Some exposure to outdoors with changing weather conditions such as rain, sun, snow, and wind
  8. Ability to physically maneuver by foot minor obstacles at construction projects
  9. Manual dexterity sufficient to reach/handle items and work with the fingers


The Statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and levels of work performed by employees, but are not a complete list of responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.


Webber, LLC provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, age, disability, or status as a Vietnam Era or special disabled veteran in accordance with applicable federal and state laws. Webber, LLC complies with applicable local, state and federal laws governing nondiscrimination in employment at each location the Company operates. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to: hiring, placement, promotion, termination, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


Posted: 2019-05-21 Expires: 2020-04-21

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Survey Party Chief

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