WithersRavenel, Inc. seeks a seasoned professional with management experience to join our firm as Manager of our 45+ person Geomatics Department in Cary, North Carolina. The Department currently offers GIS, SUE, UAS, Laser Scanning, Hydrographic and traditional land surveying to support both the public and private sector markets. The ideal candidate will have a PLS with a solid track record in land surveying with experience in the delivery of property, design and construction surveying in a firm offering civil / environmental engineering services.
The Geomatics Director will lead with ultimate responsibility for strategic planning, technological advancement, business development, recruitment & retention, financial performance and overall quality for the group. Ultimately the Geomatics Director will expand the practice of Geomatics into our other North Carolina offices.
Qualifications and Skills
At least 10-15+ years’ experience in Land Surveying/Geomatics.
North Carolina PLS required (or ability to obtain via reciprocity).
5-10 years demonstrated experience supervising and successfully managing projects within the constraints of time, cost, and performance requirements, providing technical oversight for projects and all related project phases and tasks, to include quality assurance reviews.
Experience in researching and performing property boundary and right-of-way research and analysis, performing and supervising GPS (Static, Rapid Static and RTK) field operations, construction staking, topographic surveys and boundary mapping for subdivisions, land conveyance, etc.
Experience working with land developers (commercial and residential) and public agencies.
Experience in building inter-departmental relationships and coordinating with other workgroups and technical services (includes civil, environmental, utilities, and planning/landscape architecture).
Demonstrated skill, knowledge, and proficiency in AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Carlson and TDS, LGO (Leica Geodetic Office), ArcGIS and related surveying software applications.
Experience in networking, establishing, developing, and managing successful business relationships that result in new and ongoing project work for the Department.
Proven ability to lead teams to success, including past experience directly reviewing and managing employee performance, and mentoring a team of five or more direct reports.
Withers & Ravenel provides full service consulting services in civil and environmental engineering. Withers & Ravenel is located in Cary with branch offices in Wilmington and Brunswick County, North Carolina.