Blew & Associates, PA is an established national Land Surveying and Engineering firm that has been offering land surveying and design services for over 130 years and is seeking Land Surveying Crew Chief’s in multiple locations around the United States. Top candidates will be willing to travel, possess field experience, have dependable track records, be self-motivated, and driven to succeed.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for collecting data to ensure completion of a project:
    • Locating boundary, pins, improvements, utilities, etc. while performing various project types including ALTA, boundary, construction staking, and topographic surveys.
    • Check and reduce raw field data, perform calculations, and download/file survey data.
    • Perform project research as needed.
    • Follow instructions and work orders from project managers.
    • Communicate daily with your Field Project Manager to confirm if you are on track to complete your field schedule and informing them when you are behind or ahead of schedule.
  • Physical work environment demands:
    • Ability to safely traverse and navigate rugged terrain in remote areas.
    • Ability to regularly work outside in all weather conditions including extreme heat, cold, wet, and muddy conditions with high/precarious places.
    • Ability to transport heavy equipment to various job sites (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 regionally and nationally often.
    • Ability to work overtime including weekends as needed.

Job Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED with a minimum of 3 years in field surveying experience.
  • Valid driver license with an acceptable driving record.
  • Ability to read blueprints, plats, maps, site plans, deeds, legal documents, and field notes.
  • Knowledgeable in the use of Robotic and GPS equipment using Carlson Survey, Topco, Sokkia Family Equipment.
  • Maintain and adhere to QA/QC procedures, take notes, and maintain office and field project material.
  • Proficient with IDOT Standards, code lists, and survey requirements.


  • 401(k) matching program: Blew & Associates company match 100% of your deferrals up to 3% of your compensation, plus 50% of your deferrals over 3% but that do not exceed 5% of your compensation.
  • Blew & Associates pays 100% of employee’s health benefits including medical, dental, and vision (with optional family and/or dependent enrollment paid by employee at a group rate.
  • Per diem for any overnight stay.
  • Holiday pay.
  • Sick pay.
  • Paid vacations.
  • Overtime incentives and bonuses based on performance.