Czop/Specter, Inc., a multi discipline civil engineering and construction management firm is seeking the following:

Survey Crew (Party) Chief - Part-Time

Norristown and Hazleton, PA
Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2014

Czop/Specter has immediate openings for well qualified individuals in a hands-on position as a Survey Crew (Party) Chief in our Survey Department. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years of survey experience with a wide range of demonstrated project experience in the field.


The Survey Crew Chief is responsible for conducting field survey activities that will include: highway and bridge, topography, control network, right-of-way, boundary, construction layout, as-built and ALTA surveying on a wide variety of projects. Experience with survey grade GPS, and robotic total station is desired. Field work may be performed throughout Pennsylvania but will be concentrated in Southeast PA with occasional work out of the Northeast.


  • High proficiency with the use of robotic total station and GPS (RTK, VRN, and static) instruments is required.
  • Experience with data processing, and AutoCAD Civil 3D is a plus.
  • Strong experience with highway, control, and topographic surveys is required.
  • Experience with linear projects such as right-of-way, pipelines, and transmission lines.
  • Demonstrated experience managing project deadlines, schedules and crew members.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and in a leadership capacity as part of a field team.
  • Exhibit a positive, energetic, and cooperative attitude with both customers and internal staff.
  • A preference will be given to applicants who possess Associates or Bachelor's degree in Surveying or a related major.

Compensation is commensurate with experience.

If you are interested and wish to be part of a company that values their employees. We provide an excellent work environment, offer state-of-the-art technology and a competitive wage / benefit package including 401(k) match, and medical. Respondents should include a cover letter and resume highlighting relevant experience and qualifications.

Construction Manager / Construction Inspector

Construction management and construction inspection professionals to provide service on projects ranging from small local projects to multi-million dollar capital improvement programs in the state of Pennsylvania. Our mission is to employ career minded construction staff committed to their personal and professional development. Projects range from highway, bridge, water, wastewater, and redevelopment construction projects. Czop/Specter’s construction management team strives to deliver award-winning projects while cultivating client relationships.

In preparation for the 2014 construction inspection season we are accepting resumes from experienced Transportation Construction Inspectors (TCI), Transportation Construction Inspector Supervisors (TCIS) and Transportation Construction Managers (TCM) for projects located in all areas of Pennsylvania. Project assignments include Heavy Highway, Bridge and Utility disciplines. Experience with PennDOT and other Federal, State and County projects is preferred for these exciting construction inspection opportunities.


Working under the direction of a Construction Manager/Project Manager, the inspectors will be responsible for the review of plans, documentation of work activities as well as quantity calculations and inspection of work in conformance with approved plans and specifications.


  • High School Diploma and minimum of 1 year of Transportation Construction experience
  • NICET Level II, ACI, PennDOT Concrete certificate, or NECEPT Paving Certificate preferred
  • Experience operating PennDOTs computer document management system (CDS NextGen) and ECMS Wave 5 preferred
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
  • Ability to work nightshift.

~ Czop/Specter is an Equal Opportunity Employer ~
Please send inquiries to employment@czopspecter.com or mail to:

Czop/Specter, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
1000 Madison Ave.
Suite 220
Norristown, PA 19403
Fax – 484-831-5942

NO AGENCIES, PLEASE. Unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters will not be accepted. Please send inquiries to employment@czopspecter.com or mail to: Czop/Specter, Inc. Attn: Human Resources 1000 Madison Ave. Suite 220 Norristown, PA 19403 Fax – 484-831-5942