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Director of Surveying Operations (D.M.V.)
Ayoroa Simmons, LLC Potomac, MD

Director of Surveying Operations (D.M.V.)

Ayoroa Simmons, LLC
Potomac, MD
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Maryland - POTOMAC, MD

About Us:

Ayoroa Simmons is a visionary leader in Building Information Modeling (BIM), combining Geomatics, Virtual Design and Construction (VDC), and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to deliver cutting-edge solutions to the Architecture, Engineering, Construction, and Operations (AECO) industry. With operations in Lexington, KY, Rockville, MD, Tysons, VA and Nashville, TN, we have built a legacy of excellence in land surveying services and are helping to advance the industry by seamlessly integrating these advanced technologies.

At Ayoroa Simmons, we recognize that the AECO industry demands accuracy, efficiency, and innovation. Therefore, we have made it our mission to bring together BIM, Geomatics, and GIS to provide state-of-the-art solutions that redefine the way projects are executed. Our commitment to excellence, innovation, and diversity drives us to push the boundaries of what's possible in land surveying.

As we continue to embrace the latest advancements in technology, including terrestrial LiDAR, remote sensing, UAVs (drones), and virtual surveying, we are excited to welcome talented professionals who share our passion for delivering high-quality results while pushing the industry forward. Join us at Ayoroa Simmons and be part of a team that is shaping the future of land surveying in the AECO industry.



As the Director of Surveying Operations at Ayoroa Simmons, your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Directing and supervising the day-to-day activities of the Surveying Department, emphasizing the use of cutting-edge tools with adherence to current industry standards.
  • Coordinating all surveying projects, overseeing the surveying staff, building client relations, and collaborating with other departments at Ayoroa Simmons.
  • Assisting in the creation and execution of strategic plans for the Surveying Department, with a focus on innovative solutions.
  • Assisting in the creation of the Surveying Department budget, ensuring it aligns with investments in equipment and technology.
  • Reviewing monthly financial reports for the Surveying Department, with an eye on financial sustainability.
  • Reviewing surveys upon their completion, ensuring quality and accuracy.
  • Signing and sealing survey documents that incorporate advanced techniques.
  • Supervising and coordinating the activities of field and office staff, promoting efficient workflows.
  • Providing project management and oversight for all surveying projects, leveraging cutting-edge tools.
  • Assisting Business Development in responding to RFPs and RFQs from clients and prospects, showcasing our capabilities.
  • Preparing proposals and cost estimates for clients and prospects, highlighting the value of our innovative solutions.
  • Working directly with surveying staff and engineering staff to ensure seamless integration of technology.
  • Performing research to obtain the land records and property information needed to complete various surveys.
  • Overseeing all activities of the surveying staff in the preparation of boundary surveys, topographic surveys, improvement surveys, ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys, subdivision plats, elevation certificates, right-of-way maps, easement documents, metes and bounds descriptions, construction staking, GIS mapping, and as-built surveys.
  • Mentoring and training survey technicians and field crews to further develop their surveying capabilities.
  • Mentoring and training CAD technicians to further develop their capabilities.
  • Contributing to the company's success by developing and maintaining professional relationships with clients.
  • Preparing annual employee performance reports for all Surveying Department personnel.
  • Tracking project delivery while working well in a team environment.
  • Prioritizing workload and scheduling projects.
  • Checking daily time sheets for all Surveying Department personnel.
  • Authorizing and scheduling overtime work as needed.
  • Reviewing and approving daily project reports from Surveying Department personnel.
  • Assisting the Surveying Coordinator in obtaining all the equipment and materials needed by the surveying crews.
  • Assisting the Survey CAD Manager in obtaining all the hardware and software needed by the CAD staff.
  • Assisting the company executive management in determining staffing needs.
  • Interviewing Surveying Department employee candidates and making recommendations to executive management.
  • Preparing various reports requested by company executive management.
  • Attending company meetings.
  • Being fully committed to the future of the Land Surveying profession.
  • Being detail-oriented.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.

Skills and Qualifications:

To excel in this role, you should possess the following skills and qualifications:

  • 15+ years of Surveying Experience.
  • Licensure as a Land Surveyor in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.
  • Expert knowledge of industry standards including but not limited to federal, state, and local  standards, ASCE 38, NSPS, NGS, ASPRS, etc.
  • Experience with ALTA, Boundary, Development Projects, DOT, and Federal Projects.
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, MicroStation, and Open Roads.
  • Key skills: Excellent analytical, team-working, and problem-solving skills.
  • Leadership skills with the ability to delegate effectively.
  • Excellent written and communication skills.
  • A desire to mentor and see the profession expand.
  • Strong organizational skills with an emphasis on details and meeting deadlines.
  • Excellent time management skills.


Preferred Certifications/License:

Bachelor's in Surveying Engineering.

LS, RS, RPLS, PLS as applicable in MD, VA, PA, Washington, D.C., and other states as eligible.

Ayoroa Simmons is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment. We look forward to welcoming a Director of Surveying Operations who will lead our land surveying department to new heights of innovation and technological excellence.


Ayoroa Simmons, LLC

Potomac, MD
20854 USA



Posted date

December 21, 2023

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