Job Information

Kiewit Party Chief in Irving, Texas

Requisition ID: 172365

Job Level: Mid Level

Home District/Group: South Central District

Department: Surveying

Market: Transportation

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

As a Party Chief for Kiewit, you will play an integral role in establishing and maintaining methods for safe, accurate, and efficient Survey Field Operations. You will have responsibilities over field survey operations and should plan to spend the majority of your time in the field performing survey field operations.

District Overview

Kiewit's South-Central District is one of Kiewit's leading infrastructure districts specializing in heavy civil, transportation, and water resource markets. Projects you could be working on could include mass grading, drainage, paving, utility and more. Although most of our work is regionally based in the south-central region of the United States, we also pursue various projects stretching across the United States. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about infrastructure and committed to the construction industry as opposed to design.


Fort Worth, TX


  • Implementing the project survey plan specific to field operations.

  • Oversee the operation with periodic reviews of record keeping, field procedures, and survey audits to ensure that all work is performed in an efficient and professional manner.

  • Maintain accurate and legible field notes.

  • Setting and maintenance of control network.

  • Performing layouts.

  • Managing crews.


  • 3 -5+ years of experience in Construction Survey, Dimensional Control, Industrial Measurement, or a related field is required.

  • Trimble experience is a plus.

  • Must be able to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry to perform calculations (area, volume, circumference, proportion, percentage).

  • Dynamic thinker with the desire to lead, motivate, and mentor teams.

  • Self-starter with the ability to set standards of excellence in leadership, safety, quality, and productivity.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong work ethic with the ability to work both individually and as a team.

  • Committed to working safe and getting the job done right the first time.


Other Requirements:

  • Regular, reliable attendance

  • Work productively and meet deadlines timely

  • Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment.

  • Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.

  • Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines.

  • May work at various different locations and conditions may vary.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Company: Kiewit