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    CALYX Engineers and Consultants
    Job Description
    CALYX Engineers and Consultants, an NV5 company, is seeking a full-time Survey Project Manager for our Charlotte, NC office. This position will complete survey project tasks and assignments in a timely manner within established budgets. Also, the project manager will assist the group manager in the organization of proposed and existing projects by providing information relevant to estimated job hour requirements, schedules, fees and other contractual agreements.

    The most frequent and essential work activities include:
    • Research survey evidence, maps, deeds, physical evidence, and other records to obtain data needed for surveys.
    • Supervise various disciplines on the project team, coordinating efforts, mediating disagreements, and making decisions which reflect the best interest of both the company and its clients.
    • Determine methods and procedures for establishing or reestablishing survey control and the collection of survey data.
    • Maintain accurate notes, records and sketches to describe and certify work performance.
    • Coordinate findings of work with engineering and architectural personnel, clients and other concerned with project.
    • Meet the requirements set forth by the client.
    • Confer with client, obtaining timely decisions and approvals to ensure the project flows smoothly, monitoring any changes in established budget or contract.
    • Ensure the successful and accurate completion of the field portion of projects.
    • Train and instruct field crew on proper use and care of equipment.
    • Responsible for job specific quality system tasks as defined in quality manual.
    • Process field crew survey data.
    • Create stakeout data for construction layout.
    • Maintain project point database files.
    • Prepare base survey mapping.
    • Assume legal responsibility for work.
    • Develop client and professional networks through professional associations, committees and business associations and promotes the professional standing of the firm through those networks.
    • Perform other tasks as assigned by the Survey Group Manager.

    Prerequisites for employment include:
    • Associate’s degree in surveying technology, geomatics, civil engineering or related field; Bachelor’s degree preferred
    • 8+ years survey related work experience
    • 2+ years of project management experience
    • PLS license required; PLS in North Carolina preferred, if not in NC must be able to obtain in 12 months
    • Previous experience with NCDOT projects a plus
    • Knowledge of MicroStation and AutoCAD
    • Knowledge of COGO software
    • Knowledge of NCDOT Plan Development Process a plus
    • Familiar with ALTA surveys and ASCM Standards
    • Intermediate level Microsoft Office
    • Intermediate level Adobe
    • Must possess or be able to obtain a valid driver’s license prior to employment

    Work environment and physical demands of this position
    The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. When properly requested and when feasible (without undue hardship to the organization), reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.
    • Work will primarily be in the office setting with limited opportunities to be exposed to adverse environmental conditions.
    • Work will be primarily working with fingers by picking, pinching, typing and grasping often with repetitive motion.
    • Must have visual acuity for viewing a computer screen, the ability to talk, hear and sit for extended periods of time.
    • Must be able to carry, lift and push/pull up to 30 pounds frequently and up to 50 pounds occasionally.
    • Weekend and overtime work and/or overnight work and travel may be required.
    • Additional physical duties may be required as necessary.

    To apply for this position, please visit www.CALYXengineers.com/jobs.

    For 25 years, CALYX has developed a reputation for providing quality services in the areas of site and civil engineering, building structure design, land surveying, roadway and structure design, subsurface utility engineering, construction engineering inspection, transportation planning, traffic services, water resources, cultural resources, and environmental services. CALYX is an Engineering News Record Top 500 Design Firm (national and Southeast) and ranked #26 in the Zweig Group's "Hot" 100 Firms (U.S. and Canada). We are your proven partner, ready to assist you with your most ambitious plans. CALYX IS NOW AN NV5 COMPANY NV5 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, real estate and environmental markets. With a 70-year history and 2,200 employees, NV5 operates out of more than 100 locations nationwide and abroad in Macau, Hong Kong, and the UAE. NV5 is an Engineering News Record Top 500 Design Firm and Zweig Group’s #1 Hot Firm. For additional information, please visit the Company’s website at www.NV5.com. CALYX Engineers and Consultants, an NV5 company, is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All employment decisions are based on business needs without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability or veteran status.
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