Survey Project Manager

Survey Project Manager

About DGT:

At DGT, we’re always looking for the right people to join our growing team to take on an array of challenging projects in a demanding, fast-paced industry and region. Throughout the firm and predecessor companies’ 140-year-history, DGT Associates has been the go-to, trusted partner for transportation hubs, ballparks, hospitals, academic institutions, and historic homes — many of Greater Boston’s most iconic landmarks. Our values come from our commitment to our community, clients, our industry, and team. We’re a technology-forward firm, rooted in the fundamentals of our profession.

DGT Associates, New England’s premier surveying and civil engineering firm, is seeking a Survey Project Manager to join our Boston, Framingham, or Worcester office.

About You:

The ideal candidate for this role has advanced survey knowledge with five or more years of survey experience on complex boundary and/or construction projects. Additionally, this individual has a civil engineering or survey engineering degree with SIT, EIT, PE, or PLS (preferred, not necessary). You may be a good fit for this job if you:

  • Have good communication and documentation skills
  • Are a team leader with good inter-personnel management skills
  • Remain committed to data quality and high-quality collection
  • Have the ability to work independently and stay organized
  • Can manage multiple projects and clients at once

Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform field surveys and/or survey calculations and reports
  • Oversee and maintain project documentation, history, changes, project contacts, and all technical files
  • Brief survey crews and other support personnel on project requirements
  • Support and oversee the safety of all survey and construction operational tasks
  • Oversee and track progress and status of all assigned projects and aim to exceed client expectations
  • Assist the Survey Group Manager with scheduling of survey personnel (both field and office) and inform them of any major issues, problems, or expected changes
  • Communicate with clients for all scheduling concerns or changes in scope
  • Attend on-site meetings with clients and/or staff
  • Facilitate proposals for existing clients and new projects
  • Help with survey marketing and new business development as requested
  • Review field and/or office work performed for accuracy and completeness
  • Share and disseminate survey-related “best practices” when available
  • Train, assist and enforce DGT policies and procedures
  • Safeguard DGT tools, equipment and supplies and enforce office and jobsite security
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Must have advanced survey knowledge with 5 or more years of survey experience on complex boundary and/or construction projects
  • A civil engineering or survey engineering degree with SIT, EIT, PE or PLS is preferred, or currently pursuing professional licensure
  • Must be proficient with AutoCAD, Carlson, and/or survey calculation software
  • Proficiency required with MA Land Survey requirements
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized
  • Able to work in the Boston area with some travel around New England with the potential to expand further
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record
  • Must be OSHA 10 or OSHA 30 certified or have the ability to be certified

DGT is an EO/AA/VEV/Disabled employer.

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