Survey Manager

11 - 15 years experience  •  Construction

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Atlanta, GA
11 - 15 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17


Archer Western a member of The Walsh Group is currently seeking a Survey Manager for our Southeast Transportation Group. The position will support in the greater Atlanta Metro area.

The Survey Manager will supervise construction survey crew responsible for providing horizontal & vertical control, derived from contract plans & documents, to field production operations. 

Walsh is a rapidly growing, highly diversified construction company, and we constantly seek builders and business people to join our industry-leading team. Walsh employees are "built to succeed" - competitive entrepreneurs with strong character who are energized by working on a team to meet challenges and are willing to take risks after careful planning. There are many compelling reasons why exceptional people should consider a career with our company:

  • Challenging, complex projects
  • Creative and innovative problem solving environment
  • Supportive, communicative managers who reward your success
  • Opportunities for growth, training, and development
  • Flexibility to build what you want, where you want


  • Compile and analyze survey data and computations.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and multi-task in fast paced environment.
  • Provide efficient & effective construction survey layout and information in a safe and timely manner than facilitates production operations, schedules, and budgets. 
  • Supervise and mentor survey crew in daily layout operations and interactions with production.
  • Maintain a functional and current knowledge of production operations schedules and procedures and make directive decisions as they pertain to the survey responsibilities and personnel in their charge. 
  • Provide production information from project documents and plans to field operations.
  • Proficient with the operation of robotic total stations, RTK and Static GPS systems and rovers, Optical and digital levels, and machine control systems.
  • Proficient with surveying software and data collectors (AutoCAD, Carlson, Leica iCON, MS Office)
  • Assist production operations in setup, usage, and maintenance of instrument use in their operations.


  • High School Diploma.
  • Minimum 10 years field experience in survey & construction surveying applications as a responsible party.
  • Knowledge of general construction practices and procedures.
  • Experience in general survey instrument operation and survey practices and procedures.
  • Knowledge of Trimble Construction Survey software, instruments, controllers, GPS Rovers, and machine control.
  • Proficient at reading and understanding contract and shop drawings, including but not limited to both structural and roadway, with the ability to cross check between documents as needed.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills


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