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GPS Construction Layout Field Engineer

Lawrence Lynch Corp
Job Description
Lawrence-Lynch Corp of Falmouth, MA is looking to hire a full-time GPS/Construction Layout Field Engineer. Do you want to work at an established company that values diversity and cultivates a team culture? Are you seeking a company that empowers their employees to work creatively, have autonomy in decision-making, and provides opportunity for collaboration? Are you ready to take your GPS Survey career to the next level? If so, please read on! This GPS/Construction Layout Field Engineer position earns a competitive salary commensurate with experience. We also offer exceptional benefits including a medical plan, basic life insurance, a pension plan, holidays, and paid time off (PTO) that are 100% employer-paid! We contribute 50% to the dental plan premiums and offer voluntary employee-paid vision, supplemental life & AD&D, AFLAC, and 401(k) plans. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply today! ABOUT LAWRENCE-LYNCH CORP Doing business since 1971, we are a robust family-owned company that is a leader in the civil construction industry. From all aspects of utility construction to paving to hot mix asphalt manufacturing, our diverse and talented team transforms communities and helps people get where they need to go. We give back. We care about our community, our customers, and each other. Without a doubt, our employees are our most valuable asset. We are committed to providing our employees with professional development and promotional opportunities. We continually reinvest in our employees. In order to recruit a cohesive workforce that is knowledgeable, motivated, and capable, we offer competitive pay, amazing benefits, and a positive work culture. A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A GPS/CONSTRUCTION LAYOUT FIELD ENGINEER As a GPS/Construction Layout Field Engineer, you play a critical role in supporting our Civil Construction operations by providing a flow of construction layout data and machine control/survey models to maintain high field production levels. From delivering field layouts and GPS survey control points for road, bridge, & site work construction projects to operating and managing automated GPS equipment, you successfully maintain professional surveying standards in every function you perform. You independently plan and coordinate to complete the work on schedule, accurately, and use your problem solving skills to resolves issues that arise in the field. Anticipating project needs, you partner with team members throughout the company - Project Managers, Superintendents, Foremen, and other members of the GPS/survey team - to support construction goals. With attention to detail, you review construction plans, perform layout calculations, provide structure layouts, collect as-built data, deliver final sketches, and complete field verification using plan data. You execute field work including setting up and maintaining GPS machine control, establishing both horizontal and vertical control network, and providing plan project baselines, offset baselines, control lines and field ties. Applying strong technical and time management skills, you apply your knowledge of survey practices and principles to civil engineering infrastructure projects, including paving, concrete, water sewer, grading, drainage and other utilities. You thrive in a fast-paced environment, embrace working independently, find deep satisfaction in successfully solving problems, and enjoy being empowered to make competent decisions in the field. You are hard-working, hands-on, and able to perform physical tasks including driving stakes and bull pins using a heavy mallet. You seek professional development Page 2 of 2 opportunities and enjoy mentoring and collaborating with other employees. All in all, you find your job highly engaging and are happy to work for a solid and supportive company! QUALIFICATIONS FOR A GPS/CONSTRUCTION LAYOUT FIELD ENGINEER • High School Diploma and 3 years of civil construction field operations or relevant GPS survey experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience; 5-10 years of experience preferred. • Knowledge of GPS construction/survey equipment is required. • Previous technical training is strongly desired. • Knowledge and understanding of construction layouts, GPS machine control, CAD construction plans, and operating GPS survey equipment. • Excellent computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, and Outlook. Prior experience with AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Carlson Technologies is a plus. • Valid driver's license and clean driving abstract. • OSHA 10 certification (or ability to obtain). • Ability to successfully pass a CORI background check is required for certain projects. Technical training in GPS survey/construction layout work AND several years of prior construction field experience are strongly preferred but multiple factors will be taken into consideration. Experience with AutoCAD, Civil3D or Carlson Survey software is also desirable. First Aid/CPR & OSHA 30 certifications are also preferred but not necessarily required. Do you have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal? Are you organized and attentive to detail? Can you effectively manage competing priorities in a fast-paced environment? Are you comfortable working where continuous improvement is expected? Do you treat both customers and fellow employees with honesty and respect? Are you an effective collaborator? If so, you might just be perfect for this GPS/Construction Layout Field Engineer position! WORK SCHEDULE Our standard office hours are Monday-Friday, 7:00 - 5:00 pm. During the construction season, the construction division is normally on air by 6:00 am and finished by 5:30 pm (based on projects assigned and time of year - peak periods are spring and fall). READY TO JOIN OUR GPS/SURVEY TEAM? We understand your time is valuable and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this GPS/Construction Layout Field Engineer position, please fill out our online application. We look forward to meeting you! 
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