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APTIM Surveyor Technician in Neihart, Montana

At APTIM, we come to work each day knowing that we are making an impact on the world. Our work spans from safeguarding and maintaining critical infrastructure to helping communities recover from natural disasters, from empowering our armed forces and first responders to reducing carbon and energy use, and from making cities more resilient against the threats of climate change to restoring contaminated ecological systems.

Current schedule: Mon-Fri, 8-1/2 hrs/day.

Job Overview:

Under supervision of Construction Manager, employees will perform a variety of rigorous physical tasks outdoors in all types of weather in support of cleanup of contaminated soils near Neihart, Montana.

Work may include: Constructing haul roads & installing bridges; expanding and capping on-site repository; excavating and hauling contaminated materials from stream channels and/or residential, commercial or private properties and backfilling/restoring properties to existing state.

What you can expect from APTIM:

  • Work that is worthy of your time and talent

  • Respect and flexibility to live a full life at work and at home

  • Dogged determination to deliver for our clients and communities

  • A voice in making our company better

  • Investment into your personal and professional development

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Prepare and maintain sketches, maps, reports, and legal descriptions of surveys in order to describe, certify, and assume liability for work performed.

  • Verify the accuracy of survey data, including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites.

  • Record the results of surveys, including the shape, contour, location, elevation, and dimensions of land or land features.

  • Calculate heights, depths, relative positions, property lines, and other characteristics of terrain.

  • Prepare charts, plots, maps, records, and documents related to surveys.

  • Plan and conduct ground surveys designed to establish baselines, elevations, and other geodetic measurements.

  • Analyzing data using plans, maps, charts, and software such as AutoCAD and GIS programs.

  • Coordinate findings with the work of engineering personnel and others concerned with projects.

  • Adjust surveying instruments in order to maintain their accuracy.

  • Determine longitudes and latitudes of important features and boundaries in survey areas, using theodolites, transits, levels, and satellite-based global positioning systems (GPS).

  • Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules, including wearing required personal safety equipment

Basic Qualifications:


  • Able to work outside in all types of weather

  • Minimum 1 year experience with previous construction and/or environmental project work preferred.

  • Requires physical strength, stamina, flexibility, and dexterity

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs

  • Ability to pass pre-employment physical and drug screen

  • Preferred applicant will have current OSHA HAZWOPER training, not required, will train.

  • A resume is preferred but not required when applying.

  • Dependable transportation and cell phone service

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Work Schedule:

  • Work to be performed between March and November, weather dependent

  • Current schedule:

  • Mon-Fri, 8-1/2 hrs/day

  • 15 min morning/afternoon breaks

  • 30 min meal break

  • Possible schedule change at client direction to work Mon-Sat, 8-1/2 hrs/day.


Strength: Standing 50% Walking 20% Sitting 30% Lifting 35 lb. Carrying 35 lb. Pushing 0 ft-lb. Pulling 0 ft-lb. 2. Climbing O Balancing O 3. Stooping O Kneeling O Crouching O Crawling O Reaching Handling C Fingering C

Explanation for Symbols: NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F= Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may make their request known by e-mailing or calling 855.343.5600 for assistance.