Apr 22, 2019

Survey Crew Chief - Kansas City

Farnsworth Group is seeking to hire a full-time Survey Crew Chief for a home-based location in Kansas City, MO. This key position will serve as part of the survey team which supports both local and nationwide clients. Are you looking to further your career in Survey? Are you looking for a company that will value your hard work? Do you want to work for a company that has earned the Great Place to Work certification? If so, apply today!


This position offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, accident, short and long-term disability, and life insurance plans. In addition, we provide a prescription drug program, a 401k plan with company match, tuition reimbursement, a flexible spending account, 80 hours paid vacation (60 hours can roll over into the next year), and 40 hours of paid sick time which all rolls over into the next year if not used.


Farnsworth Group is a full-service engineering and architecture firm with a nationwide network of offices. At Farnsworth Group, we lead clients to success and advance our communities through our people, our passion, and our performance. Our team delivers architecture and engineering projects that perform as promised, from day one. We are committed to designing the right project to solve any problem. Our goal is to move clients forward by implementing forward-thinking ideas and solutions. We don't over-design to satisfy some deep egotistical need, and we never ever deliver less than needed.

With a rich 125-year history, we are an employee-owned company that offers an impressive benefits and compensation program, in addition to excellent career development opportunities. Our employees are driven to support clients' needs, working in a family-oriented culture, having many internal and external events that involve significant others and family.  Come join the Farnsworth Group team and find out why our employees earned us the Great Place to Work certification!


As a Survey Crew Chief, you will work in the field, working with one to two-man crews on boundary surveys, topographic surveys, construction layout, and oil & gas pipeline surveys.  Our survey crews typically travel around 80% of the time.  All travel expenses are reimbursed timely by the company, if your expenses are approved by Wednesday, you are reimbursed that Friday!


Familiarity with survey instruments, AutoCAD training, construction, survey or farm related training/experience will all help you in being successful in this role, but they are not required.  Pursuing a degree from an accredited college or completed technical trade school courses, are also considered a plus.


When not travelling, the typical schedule for this position is Monday through Friday from 7-5 p.m.  When travelling, typically our crews will work 2 weeks in the field and 1 week home.  During the weeks in the field traveling, we will work 6 days a week working as many hours on the project as possible, to make good use of being away from home. 


If you feel that you would be right for this position, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application so that we can review your information. We look forward to meeting you!


Farnsworth Group, Inc. is proud to be a M/F Disabled and Veteran EEO/AA employer.