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Job Title: Geomatics Manager
Company Name: VHB
Location: Raleigh, NC US
Position Type: Full Time
Post Date: 01/31/2023
Expire Date: 03/02/2023
Job Categories: Accounting/Auditing, Engineering, Finance/Economics, Financial Services, Human Resources, Information Technology, Real Estate, Science, Transportation, Executive Management, Quality Control, Research & Development, Environmental, Energy / Utilities
Job Description
Geomatics Manager


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About the Position

VHB has an immediate need for a Geomatics Manager to join our Raleigh, North Carolina office and build our Land Surveying practice in North Carolina.  The Geomatics Engineering Manager is responsible for the overall program management of the geomatics engineering group within a region or VHB office. Typical staff size associated with this position is less than 10 geomatics engineers. Responsible for deploying and scaling the workforce they are responsible for to execute large projects requiring multi-tiered management.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities:



  • Growth and professional development of geomatics engineering staff
  • Growing the service line
  • Employing data-driven technologies
  • Project management (scope, schedule, and budget)
  • Financial performance of the survey engineering group
  • Embrace, promote, and establish QA/QC and survey workflow processes that ensure the highest quality survey product for our clients

Growing the Service Line:

  • Develop and support service line strategies and initiatives in support of and response to VHB’s Strategic Plan and regional business planning/strategic pursuits
  • Align service offerings to VHB’s market requirements
  • Collaborate with Market leaders to identify new services or skills and develop an approach to providing the new services and skills
  • Develop growth plans including identification of market opportunities and strategies such as key hires development of external business opportunities while meeting the expectations of internal clients
  • Monitoring and maintaining the financial performance of the survey engineering group

Professional Development:

  • Develop and maintain strong relationships and trust with other Discipline Directors
  • Develop a recruiting and professional development strategy to attract and retain talent
  • Promote work sharing across offices and advise on the deployment of staff resources on major projects and pursuits
  • Participate in key hire candidate identification, recruitment, and on-boarding

Employ Data-Driven Technologies:

  • Advance VHB’s Technology Vision of being data-informed and technology-enabled: communicate and engage with the survey engineering team to promote the awareness of available technologies
  • Identify and deploy leading edge work processes, technologies, and applications to execute projects more effectively
  • Develop client solutions benefitting from advancements and applications of data and technologies

QA/QC Practices:

  • Work with leadership groups to develop and implement consistent work processes and standards
  • Work with discipline groups to develop and implement quality plans
  • Review client and quality audit feedback and develop action plans to implement best practices across the region

Project Management:

  • Create project plans, identify and organize resources, and successfully execute projects to completion
  • Develop, monitor and maintain project budgets, scopes, and schedules

Skills & Abilities:

  • Advocates – Promotes others within the organization (their team, region, office, etc.) in a way that rewards others for a job well done and helps grow both the organization and individual careers
  • Open-Minded – Open to new ideas, technologies and work processes that optimize efficiency and better serve our clients
  • Well-Respected – Earn respect throughout the organization, which provides a solid foundation to influence the development of the service line
  • Forward Thinking and Innovative – Strategic, recognize value in innovative ideas, and passionately implement them
  • Collaborative – Work collaboratively in and outside of VHB to foster unity
  • Influential – Self-aware with leadership abilities that maximize positive influence on survey engineering staff
  • Excellent Communicator – Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communicator, and keeping VHBers and clients apprised of critical information
  • Skilled Listener – Able to listen and empathize with clients and staff to understand and incorporate many different perspectives
  • Technically Proficient – Possess a broad array of technical skills and professional mastery providing credibility to lead

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Associates degree in Survey Engineering, Geomatics, Civil Engineering, or related field
  • 10+ years of professional survey experience involving direct responsible charge of survey engineering projects, including 5+ years of client / staff / project management development
  • Professional Land Surveyor license preferred 

About Us

WE ARE VHB—a passionate team of engineers, scientists, surveyors, planners, and designers tackling exciting challenges in the transportation, real estate, institutional, applied technology, and energy industries—serving a range of public- and private-sector clients. At VHB, we are dedicated to improving mobility, enhancing communities, and balancing development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship.

  • We are creative problem-solvers
  • We work hard, and we give back
  • We like our colleagues, and we love Mondays (really)
  • We are diverse, caring, welcoming, and fun!

It’s not surprising that VHB has consistently been rated one of the top AEC firms to work for across our 30+ offices on the East Coast. We’re growing, and we hope you’ll join us!


VHB is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.




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