CEI Engineering Associates
  • Bentonville, AR, USA
  • Full Time

Survey Party Chief

CEI Engineering is seeking an experienced Survey Party Chief to lead a survey crew located in our home office in Bentonville, AR.  The Survey Party Chief will lead a survey crew performing land, boundary, topographic, ALTA, power line, pipeline, route, and construction surveys for public and private clients.  This person manages and participates in all survey activities to ensure safety, productivity, compliance with all local, state, and federal survey regulations.  Top candidates will possess a strong work ethic, dependable record of accomplishment, and a positive "can do" attitude.  


  • Coordinate and direct the survey party and work projects
  • Ensure projects are completed on time and within CEI and client quality standards
  • Supervise, develop, and mentor a survey crew
  • Utilize total station, data collector, level, and GPS to collect and record various survey data. 
  • Check and reduce raw field data, perform calculations, and download/file survey data
  • Review and certify completed work
  • Maintain vehicles and equipment
  • Other duties will be assigned


  • High School diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 5 years of field surveying experience and 2 years directly supervising a survey crew  
  • Full proficiency in using robotic total station, data collector, and GPS equipment
  • Ability to read blueprints, plats, maps, site plans, deeds, legal documents, and field notes
  • Microsoft Office fluency including Microsoft Excel
  • Willingness to frequently travel to regional job sites
  • Valid driver license with an acceptable driving record

Physical Demands/Work Environment

  • Ability to regularly work outside in all weather conditions including extreme heat and cold, wet and muddy conditions, and high precarious places
  • Ability to safely traverse and navigate rugged terrain in remote areas
  • Ability to transport heavy equipment to various jobsites (regularly lifting/moving up to 25 pounds, frequently lifting/moving up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lifting/moving up to 100 pounds)
  • Ability to travel frequently travel regionally and occasionally nationally
  • Ability to work overtime including weekends, as needed

About Us
CEI Engineering Associates, Inc. is a full service Civil Engineering, Planning, Landscape Architecture, and Land Surveying consulting firm. Established in 1973, CEI has evolved from a five-person engineering, environmental, and surveying firm into a national firm of over 100 professionals operating from Six offices across the US.  We value hiring quality people that want to continuously develop and grow along with CEI.

CEI offers competitive pay, comprehensive health and wellness offerings, a 401(k) program with company match, Employee Stock Ownership plan, quarterly incentive bonus program, continuing education opportunities, and a health and wellness reimbursement program.  Most importantly, we aim to give you the opportunity to do what you do best every day.  Come grow with us!  For more, connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook. 

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