Supervisor, Survey | Duquesne Light Company | Pittsburgh, PA

30 Oct 2019 12:17 PM | Jason Tobias (Administrator)

Job Title: Supervisor, Survey (Full time & Part time)

This can be a full time position or Select time between 16 to 30 hours a week.

Duquesne Light Company, headquartered in downtown Pittsburgh, is a leader in providing electric energy and has been in the forefront of the electric energy market, with a history rooted in technological innovation and superior customer service. Today, the company continues its role as a leader in the transmission and distribution of electric energy, providing a secure supply of reliable power to more than half a million customers in southwestern Pennsylvania.


  • Reviews, prioritizes and schedules requests for survey work and maintenance and inspection mandates and schedules to ensure timely response to work requests involving land surveys, line sag measurements, locating of lines and equipment, and other related work.
  • Reviews, approves and stamps survey drawings prepared by union survey crew members.
  • Review work assignments with survey crews, provide direction and regarding the completion of assignments.
  • Coach and train crews to operate equipment and work in an efficient and safe manner.
  • Provides productivity and status reports on individuals and processes. Monitors and manages vacation and time off requests.
  • Keeps up to date on current surveying techniques and evaluates the use of new equipment and the development of efficient and safe work practices.


Education Required: Pennsylvania Professional Surveyor’s License and three years of experience in land surveying field and office work.

Education Preferred: Five to ten years of experience in land surveying field and office work.

Skills: Expert knowledge of land surveying. Knowledge of Electric Utility Substation and Transmission & Distribution (T&D) equipment. Knowledge of Infrared Technology. Knowledge of Autodesk Survey software, Trimble Survey Equipment, Microsoft Office and Geographic Information System (GIS) Applications.

Physical Requirements: Works in field and office environment. Makes regular trips to the field to review and coordinate the work of associated crews.


P: 717.441.6057 | F: 717.236.2046 |
908 N 2nd Street | Harrisburg, PA 17102   
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