Survey Office Manager in Houston, TX

McKim & Creed   •  

Houston, TX 77002

Industry: Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 56 days ago

What if you had the opportunity to do something you love and make a difference in people's lives at the same time? McKim & Creed is a company of people helping people. And that's what gets us energized. That's why we're excited to get up and go to work every day. That and the cool tools.

With almost 200 geomatics professionals on staff, McKim & Creed is one of the largest geospatial and land surveying firms in the Southeast. Since 2012, ENR Southeast has ranked McKim & Creed one of the largest surveying and mapping firms in the Southeast. And, McKim & Creed has recently been ranked lucky #13 in POB magazine's first-ever listing of the top 100 geospatial firms in the U.S.

Our staff includes 40+ professional/registered land surveyors licensed to work in more than 20 states, 60+ field crews, more than 65 survey technicians, five ASPRS-certified photogrammetrists and one certified inshore hydrographer. Our crews are based in offices as far south as Florida and as far west as Texas, and travel throughout the United States and the Caribbean to respond to our clients' land surveying needs.

Our state-of-the-art technologies, which include mobile and airborne LiDAR, utility detection instruments, vacuum excavation equipment and GNSS units, robotic total Stations and UAS's, enable us to complete projects swiftly, accurately and safely.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team. If you want to work at a company that will help you become the best you can be, we're glad you found McKim & Creed.


  • Responsible for all survey operations in an office.
  • Generate revenue while maintaining a reasonable profit margin.
  • Responsibilities consist of but are not limited to managing field and office staff, project management, invoicing, business development, and marketing.

Required Experience

  • Must have 10 years progressive surveying technical experience, 3 years supervisory experience, TxDOT experience, and a TX RPLS license.
  • Management of large US Army Corps of Engineers, energy, utility, municipal, state, and/or private development experience a plus.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, good geomatics technical skills, results oriented, decisive, persuasive, sense of urgency, enjoys variety and change, self-reliant and detail oriented.
  • Experience recruiting, hiring, managing and motivating field crews and office staff.
  • Able to effectively communicate project requirements and changes to clients and staff.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and an acceptable motor vehicle record.

Valid Through: 2019-11-11