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Keith Jimenez- Registered Professional Land Surveyor

bio_KJimenezSUMMARY

I am a second generation land surveyor with over 40 years experience in both the field and office, including 22 years as a RPLS. 26 years experience in managing surveying operations including the preparation of RFP’s and RFQ’s, contract negotiations and administration, budgeting, employee recruitment and development, business development and public relations.

I have a license to survey in four states:

  • Texas
  • Louisiana
  • New Mexico
  • Arkansas

SPECIALTIES

I am very skilled in boundary analysis, topography, construction stakeout, as-builts, ALTA/ACSM surveys, Tx DOT surveys including Caicie software.

I am pre certified with Tx DOT in all surveying categories.

EXPERIENCE

Managing Partner
Surveysa, LP
2002-2007

Bought San Antonio’s branch of Landata Field Services, a division of Stewart Title Company. Ran successful Land Surveying Business until the recession of 2008. Managed up to 4 survey crews and 3 CADD technicians. Supervised surveying functions and was responsible for the operation and profitability of all field and office procedures. Also, was responsible for managing marketing staff, pursuing business development, employee recruitment and development. Prepared RFQ’s and RFP’s, negotiated and administered contracts, represented the company at most presentations and team meetings.

Surveying Manager
Landata FIeld Services
2001-2002

In charge of management of field and office crews under the direction of Stewart Title Company. Managed 4 crews and 3 technical staff. Prepared RFQ’s and RFP’s, negotiated and administered contracts, represented the company at presentations and company meetings.

Senior Vice President
George W. Muery Services, Inc.
1991-1999

Supervised surveying department. Responsible for the operation and profitability of all field and office procedures. Exercised complete autonomy in pursuing business development, employee recruitment and development. Managed 11 survey crews and 6 CADD technicians. Prepared RFQ’s and RFP’s. Negotiated and administered contracts. Represented the company at most presentations and team meetings. Production work on both large and complicated projects. Major clients included Tx DOT, UPRR, SAWS, CPS, Mon Santo, Fort Worth C.O.E., USAA, and Valero.

Branch Manager
Geogram Corporation
1985-1991

Managed the San Antonio branch office of Geogram Corporation, a subsidiary of LAN. Responsible for all operations of the office including supervision of field and office procedures. Managed 3 survey crews and 3 draftsmen. Major clients included Church’s Fired Chicken, Tx DOT, Valero and ACCD-San Antonio College Campus, VIA and many more.

Crew Chief
The Fisher Company, Inc.
1978-1985

Started as a “green” rod man. Worked under excellent mentors and progressed until I received a Texas RPLS license in 1985. Ran the finest crew out of 23 that the company had, given. Our crew was given the prime and most difficult jobs. Traveled the Southeastern United States with this crew for many years.

EDUCATION

Seguin High School, Seguin Texas
1972

Sul Ross University, Alpine Texas
Bachelor’s of Business Administration
1976

Houston Community College, Houston Texas
Surveying Classes
1978-1994

University of Texas San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas
Graduate level management and economics courses
1985-1991

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS, LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • Texas Society of Professional Surveyors – since 1982
  • American College of Surveying and Mapping (ACSM)
  • Louisiana State Land Surveying Association
  • New Mexico State Land Surveying Association
  • Oklahoma State Land Surveying Association
  • Arkansas State Land Surveying Association
  • Greater San Antonio Builders’ Association
  • American Institute of Architects