• Land Surveying/Geospatial Technician

    Posted: 03/20/2022

    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.
      1. Download the application.  Choose the appropriate application below, save it, and complete it.
      2. Write a cover letter. Explain how your knowledge, skills and abilities will serve TWM.
      3. Prepare a resume.  If you prefer, but not in lieu of the application.
      4. Obtain a college transcript, if applicable.  Especially important if you have less than 2 years of experience. It can be unofficial at this stage.
      5. E-mail or mail your complete package to us.  If e-mailing, please send all files in Word or PDF format.
        – or –
        Thouvenot, Wade & Moerchen
        Human Resources
        4940 Old Collinsville Road
        Swansea, IL 62226
      6. Submit our EEO/AA Forms under separate cover to help us fulfill our EEO/AA obligations.
    • 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.