Grade Control Superintendent

  • Flatiron
  • Selma, CA 93662, USA
  • Nov 10, 2017

Job Description

Location: Selma, CA USA
Duration: Full-time Regular
Department: Construction & Engineering
# of Openings: 1
Req #: 2035


Reporting to the Segment Survey Manager, this position will be responsible for optimizing and maintaining the accuracy of machine guidance systems during earth moving operations. Employ the use of robotic total stations, GNSS technology, project documents, and electronic 3D models to achieve required results. The Grade Control Superintendent will also be the champion of new and innovative processes and controls for improving production as well as machine accuracy.

  • Troubleshoot and maintain all grade control equipment
  • Setup, operation, and maintenance of survey equipment (Total Stations, GPS, Machine Guidance Equipment, Radios, etc.)
  • Generate grade control models for the project using Trimble Business Center-HCE and Microstation/Inroads software
  • Provide all services, duties related to grade control requested by other departments
  • Implement work practice improvements and quality control methodologies to grade control modelling
  • Train, mentor and develop the grading production staff
  • Provide assistance to other members of the Survey Department when requested

  • A minimum of 5 years' of experience in construction survey and/or grade control
  • A mandatory minimum of 3 years' experience with Trimble grade control technology
  • Advanced skills in 3D modelling software (Trimble BC-HCE, Microstation/Inroads) and database management
  • Thorough working knowledge of earth moving activities
  • Demonstrate leadership and team-work capabilities
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills
  • Ability to work obscure hours if needed


Some of the benefits you can expect as a Flatiron employee are:
  • Comprehensive compensation package and paid time off program
  • Industry leading 401(k)/RRSP
  • Medical/Extended Health Care, Dental, Vison and/or Provincial Medical
  • Wellness benefits & Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program

Flatiron is an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer.