Neglia Group is seeking a full time Field Surveyor / Crew Chief to join our expanding Survey team at our Lyndhurst, New Jersey location. This individual should be highly motivated and hardworking and will be responsible for the completion of survey related assignments while supervising and mentoring fellow survey crew members. Our services extend throughout northern and central New Jersey and into New York. Our survey team uses the latest technologies to meet the complex needs of our internal and external clients. We complete Boundary Surveys, ALTA/NSPS Surveys, Topographic Surveys, Utility Surveys, Route Surveys, Construction Layout, FEMA related Surveys, and more.
Neglia Group is a diversified and versatile engineering firm that specializes in both the municipal and private client space. This unprecedented opportunity offers prospective employees a chance to succeed at all times. As a well-established and full-service organization, Neglia takes pride in offering our clients state-of-the-art services while maintaining a down-to-earth and eager-to-please mentality. These attributes have provided the foundation of our firm’s success.
Since our founding over seven decades ago, we have amassed a wealth of practical and technical experience in the following fields: Municipal Engineering, Site and Civil Engineering, Traffic Engineering, Surveying, Construction Management, Planning, Landscape Architecture, and GIS Data Management.

Experience and Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Additional courses towards a surveying related degree or CST qualifications a plus
  • A valid New Jersey Driver’s license is required
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working with a land surveying crew
  • Familiarity with data collection for boundary, topographic, and utility surveys
  • Thorough knowledge of data collection for conventional and GPS survey methods
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies and equipment
  • Ability to work outside in all seasons
  • Ability to perform moderately strenuous tasks such as lifting and carrying equipment over rough terrain
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Party Chief preferred
  • 30 hour OSHA & 10 Hour OSHA Construction Safety preferred
  • Experience using Leica conventional, robotic, and GPS equipment preferred
  • Familiarity with construction layout methods preferred

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide day-to-day supervision of assigned survey field crew on quality and survey methodology
  • Work as an individual (when requested) to complete assigned tasks in an accurate and efficient manner
  • Perform field reconnaissance of evidence and make appropriate decisions on how to proceed with the survey
  • Work safely
  • Make necessary calculations and maintain adequate records of work performed, including photographs
  • Download field collected data
  • Ensure equipment and vehicle are maintained properly
  • Maintain inventory of all assigned equipment
  • Communicate with entire survey team, including project managers, to maximize efficiency
  • Communicate with clients in a professional manner
  • Determine most efficient means to complete assignments using the tools available
  • Never stop learning

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive Salary Based upon Experience
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Section 125 Plan (Flexible Spending Account)
  • 401k Plan with matching percentage
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Aflac – Additional Insurance