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SAM, LLC Crew Chief / Survey Party Chief in St. Louis, Missouri

SAM Companies is recognized as the industry’s technology leader in providing geospatial solutions and construction services on a national scale. Our staff encompasses 1,000+ individuals from diverse backgrounds who are deploying the latest industry technology and changing the way data is collected and delivered in our industry.

Our Culture

Our entrepreneurial culture is a key factor in SAM being recognized as a Top Workplace for nine consecutive years, and we make it our mission to ensure every one of our employees learns how to build and manage a business, not just be the subject matter expert on the team. At SAM, our employee’s development is instrumental to our success. Your learning will be supported by specialized in-house training programs and mentoring by the industry’s leading experts, who just happen to be on our staff! We make SAM a GREAT place to work, but it all starts with YOU!

  • The crew chief oversees the daily field operations of a survey crew

  • Determine most efficient plan of action for data acquisition for field surveys ranging from primary control through construction layout and as-built surveys, as needed

  • Understand and follow directions

  • Proficient with documentation of work performed and sketches

  • Communicate daily with Project Surveyor and technician regarding project schedule and work progress

  • Interact professionally with client representative and land owners

  • Read and interpret construction drawings/specifications and understand all aspects of the project specifications and tolerances

  • Prepare daily reports, time sheets, and other required paperwork

  • Maintain vehicle and field equipment

  • Other duties as assigned

  • 5+ years of industry experience, prior crew chief experience is preferred

  • Strong civil surveying background.

  • Strong mathmatical knowledge

  • Competent operating total stations, GNSS receivers, data collectors, and tablet PCs

  • Experience with Trimble equipment is preferred

  • Strong computer and technical skills

  • Strong communication skills (listening, writing and verbal)

  • Proven work history, strong work ethic, and team-player attitude

  • Ability to travel for extended periods

  • Ability to work in all-weather climates

  • Ability to walk long distances through a variety of terrains and carry up to 80lbs

  • Valid driver's license, clean background check and drug screening

Our Perks!

We offer a best-in-class benefits package that includes company paid premiums for medical, vision, dental and life insurance. SAM’s 401 (k) program offers a 100% employer match up to 3% of your contribution, along with a 401(k) profit sharing and performance-based bonuses. In addition, we offer:

  • Generous paid time off

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • No glass ceiling! Truly a place to spread your wings

  • Work/life balance with flexible work hours – priority is getting the job done

  • Trainings every Tuesday – Specialized in-house trainings programs designed to assist you in advancing in your career

  • Office snacks, free food and fun-themed, employee events provided throughout the year

  • Passion for our Community – You have endless opportunities to volunteer alongside your peers with our Corporate Social Responsibility Program


SAM is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. If you are interested in applying for employment and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please send an e-mail to careers@sam.biz. SAM also participates in the federal E-Verify Program.

ID: 21-3942

External Company URL: http://www.sam.biz/

Street: 1224 Fern Ridge Parkway