Land Surveying/Geospatial Technician

TWM, a growing surveying and engineering firm, is currently taking applications for a Land Surveying/Geospatial Technician position to support our Geospatial Department. This is an entry level-position for individuals with backgrounds in geography, utility locating, and/or land surveying with 2-5 years of experience. We are looking for driven individuals interested in learning and using the latest technology to provide innovative solutions to our clients.

Experience Level:  2-5 years preferred in land surveying, construction, or utility locating

Schedule:  Full-time, 40 hours / week, with the possibility of overtime / out of town work

Location:  Based in Swansea, IL

Essential job functions:

  • Performance of a variety of geospatial-related functions including utility locating and assistance with land surveying functions
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather and at times as a 1-person crew

Qualifications Desired: 

  • Team-oriented and self-motivated
  • Ability to learn quickly and work independently
  • Willingness to work hard
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience with the following Trimble products is beneficial:
    • Robotic Total Stations
    • Trimble Access
    • GPS (GNSS) Receiver units
    • Spar utility locating equipment
    • Construction experience
  • High school diploma required. A college degree in Geography, Land Surveying, or related field of study is a plus.
  • Valid driver’s license required
  • Some out-of-town work required
  • Ability to pass drug/alcohol test and background check is required

Benefits Summary:

Competitive salary and fringe benefit package. Starting salary is dependent upon personal knowledge, skill, and ability. Regular salary reviews, exceptional performance-based bonus incentives, non-contributory Employee Stock Ownership Plan, insurance, 401K, holidays, Paid Time Off, and more.

Application Instructions:

  • Visit our How to Apply page and follow the instructions.
  • Use the application for Geospatial positions.
  • Indicate “Application – Land Surveying/Geospatial Technician” in the subject of your email.
  • If applicable, an unofficial transcript from your school’s online system is acceptable at this stage. Your transcript can be emailed or sent under separate cover if necessary
  • Apply early. Interviews will commence as soon as qualified candidates are identified.

TWM is an established but growth-oriented consulting firm offering Civil and Structural Engineering, Land Surveying, and other Geospatial services. A 100% ESOP-owned company and Top Workplace, TWM’s structure allows you to reap the rewards of your hard work. Each employee becomes an owner through a gift of company stock and has a vested interest in seeing the company succeed. We are different from most employers – and from other ESOP companies. Come experience what makes TWM unique!

TWM is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disabled employer.

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