Survey Technician

Survey Technician

Great West Engineering, Inc. has an exciting opportunity in our Natural Resource department for a Survey Technician (1+ years’ experience) who is looking for a new challenge.  Join our team today and make an impact in the communities in which we live, work, and play.



 Life at Great West Engineering

For more than 35 years, Great West Engineering has been creating infrastructure solutions for public agencies and private industry.  Great West Engineering continually seeks out the best talent because we believe our employees are the key to our success as an organization.  Our employees are treated with respect and fairness.  We work as a cooperative team on every project and each employee’s input is not only solicited, but valued! Great West is committed to developing the capabilities of our employees through training and professional development.  Great West Engineering aims to build a long-lasting legacy of quality relationships with both our clients and our employees, which is the key to developing superior engineering projects.

Our Purpose: 
Provide a better quality of life by improving the world in which we work and live and creating a sense of community for our staff.
Our Core Values: 
Client Commitment  |  Quality Solutions  |  Empowered Employees

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Perform responsible routine field survey tasks.
  • Act as the rodperson or technician on a field survey crew.
  • Helps transport and/or set up equipment.
  • Operates survey equipment, including total station, GPS and drone.
  • Arranges safety cones for traffic control and serves as a flagperson directing traffic.
  • Clears brush and vegetation on the job site.
  • Can operate chainsaws, machetes, and operate five-pound hammers for extended periods.



  • Willingness to travel.
  • Valid state driver’s license.
  • Good driving record.
  • Reliable and punctual.


Primary Location:  Helena, MT

Other Location(s):  Great Falls or Billings, MT

Schedule:  Full-time – Temporary (August through November)


Please send your cover letter and resume to the address below:
Great West Engineering, Inc.
2501 Belt View
Helena, MT  59601
(406) 449-8627
e-mail: [email protected]