• Survey Crew Chief

    Posted: 03/20/2022

    TWM is seeking an experienced Survey Crew Chief to support our industry-leading Geospatial Department. We’re looking for driven individuals interested in learning and using the latest technology to provide innovative solutions to our clients.

    Experience Level:  5-10 years preferred

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

    Location:  Based in Swansea, IL

    Essential job functions:

    • Perform mathematical calculations.
    • Read/comprehend plans.
    • Use robotic total stations and GPS equipment.
    • Perform various survey-related tasks (e.g. ALTA, boundary, topographic surveys, and construction layout).
    • Work outdoors in all weather and often as a 1-person crew.

    Qualifications Desired: 

    • Minimum of 3 years of land surveying experience, but prefer 5-10 years of field crew chief or field/office combined surveying experience.
    • High school diploma required. Associate of Science degree in a relevant field is a plus.
    • Strong competency in math.
    • Land Surveyor-in-Training or Professional Land Surveyor license is a plus.
    • Proficiency in Trimble equipment and Trimble Access is a plus.
    • FAA Part 107 license and UAV experience is a plus.
    • High-definition Laser Scanning experience is a plus.
    • Team-oriented and self-motivated.
    • Ability to learn quickly and work independently.
    • Willingness to work hard and efficiently.
    • Attention to detail.
    • Valid driver’s license 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:

    • To apply, 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 – Swansea Crew Chief” 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. Position will be filled as quickly as possible.

    TWM is an established but growth-oriented consulting firm offering Civil and Structural Engineering, Surveying, and other Geospatial services. Named a Top Workplace, TWM prides itself on its culture. We are large enough to handle unique and challenging projects, but small enough to maintain a personal, family-oriented atmosphere where our team members are more than just a number. They are talented individuals who are passionate about their work and about providing clients with Exceptional Service. Nothing Less.

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