The Davey Tree Expert Company

Professional Land Surveyor

Richmond, VA, US, 23220

Additional Locations: n/a

Primary Locations: VA, Richmond, 1620 Brook Road, 23220 

Requisition ID: 197875

Position Overview

 

Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., a Davey company, is looking to expand our surveying services and is seeking a Professional Land Surveyor to help start and manage a surveying department in our Richmond, Virginia office. The ideal candidate will be licensed with 10+ years' experience of field and office surveying practices and techniques.

Job Duties

 

Primary responsibilities of the position will include oversight and management of the newly created survey department.  The successful candidate will be able to perform and manage all tasks related to surveying projects including but not limited to Civil 3D drafting; boundary surveys; plat recordation; legal descriptions; topographic and bathymetric surveys; construction and as-built surveys; natural and cultural resource surveys; and wetland and stream surveys; and all associated computations.
 

This position will also include field and office work, project coordination, marketing, developing and maintaining client relationships, proposal preparation, and project scoping and budgeting. Candidate must be able to perform in a fast-paced environment with quick turnaround times, be an adept problem solver and effective communicator, and be willing to learn and take on new tasks. Position will include field work.

Qualifications

 

REQUIRED 
• VA Licensed Surveyor – in good standing
• 10+ years of progressive surveying/drafting work experience
• Strong leadership and management skills
• Working knowledge of modern survey methods
• Proficient in AutoCAD and Civil 3D software
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (including Word, Excel, Outlook)
• Ability to prioritize and multi-task with respect to projects, CAD standards, etc. to achieve deadlines
• Strong attention to details while maintaining consistent workflow
• Ability to work under minimal supervision & resolve issues independently based on project and company standards
• Willingness/ability to expand knowledge of CAD and design abilities 
• Excellent oral and written communication skills

 

PREFERRED
• Experience with Leica software and equipment

Additional Information

 

What We Offer:*

• Paid time off and paid holidays
• Opportunities for advancement
• All job specific equipment and safety gear provided
• 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match
• Employee-owned company and discounted stock purchase options
• Group Health Plan
• Employee Referral Bonus Program:  Send-A-Friend
• The Davey Tree Family Scholarship for children of employees
• Charitable matching gift program

*All listed benefits available to eligible employees.

 

Company Overview

 

Invest in your future. Join one of the largest employee-owned companies in the nation! Davey has a unique culture that focuses on exchanging ideas, community partnership, a commitment to safety, and delivering unrivaled client service while acting as industry leaders in horticultural and environmental services.

The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected class, including race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, marital or familial status, disability, status as a protected veteran, status as an Aboriginal or Indigenous person, or other classification protected by law.

 

Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., a Davey company, provides a full range of natural and cultural resource consulting services and is based in Gainesville, Virginia. The Davey Tree Expert Company provides research-driven tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting for residential, utility, commercial and environmental partners in the U.S. and Canada. We care about our clients, each other and the world around us. We offer the resources, size and stability of a big company while maintaining the culture, entrepreneurial spirit and feel of a small one. We invest in our employees by offering industry-leading training, technology and benefits that lead to a rewarding and safe work experience at all levels. Wherever you want to grow your career, there’s a place for you at Davey. To learn more, visit Davey.com.

 

If you need assistance at any time, please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.

 

Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Davey is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers all qualified employees and applicants for all positions regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state, or local law.  It is our mandate that all matters related to the terms and conditions of employment and all treatment on the job be free of discrimination.  In addition, harassment based on any protected characteristic is strictly prohibited.

To preview Davey’s relevant EO/AA plan, please submit a written request to: The Davey Tree Expert Company, Attn: HR, 1500 N. Mantua Street, Kent, Ohio 44240.

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