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Survey Field Technician 


About Us:

Alliant Engineering, Inc., an employee-owned company, is a growing engineering, planning, landscape architecture, and surveying firm with a strong culture of quality, delivery, and innovation. Our employee owners are driven by a commitment to build better communities with excellence and passion. At Alliant we work hard; we have fun; and we love it.

We are looking to expand the services offered out of our newly established Mankato office to include surveys. We have immediate design surveys and construction staking work in southern Minnesota for this new crew. The crew will collaborate with and receive support from the Minneapolis office while growing the business. The vision is to provide complete surveys services to the public and private sectors including topographic, boundary, easement, and as-built surveys, construction staking, and preparing plats.

About the Role:

Come and join our Survey Crew! We have a fulltime opening for a Survey Field Technician to join our Survey team in our Mankato, Minnesota office.

You will be a part of a quality survey crew under the direction of a Survey Crew Chief and will assist in the completion of field and drafting work to include boundary, topographical and construction surveys.


Under the supervision of the Survey Crew Chief, the Survey Field Technician will assist in obtaining field surveys and processing the data. Tasks include:

  • Establish proper control and equipment calibration for field surveys
  • Conduct topographic, boundary, easement, and other land surveys
  • Stake construction projects
  • Conduct as-built surveys
  • Analyze and upload survey data and notes
  • Process field survey data to create CAD files


  • High school diploma or equivalent and be 18 years or older
  • Operation of field equipment
  • Working knowledge of survey instruments
  • Knowledge of Trimble data collectors, Total Stations and GPS receivers
  • 2+ years survey experience
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving record

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Software comprehension of AutoCAD, Civil3D, MicroStation, GeoPak and general computer skills preferred



At Alliant, we take care of our employees by offering a world class benefit package including:

  • Competitive salary with bonus opportunities
  • Generous Profit Sharing, ESOP and 401k contribution programs
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans
  • Company paid Life Insurance, Short-term disability and Long-term disability
  • Flexible spending accounts for Medical and Dependent Care
  • Wellness Programs & Competitions
  • Generous Annual Leave and Compensatory Time Off programs
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Casual work environment
  • Paid Professional Development and Training
  • Community Involvement/Charity Events
  • Numerous Employee Focused Events (Lunch & Learns, Office Recreation Room, Quarterly Off-Site Socials, etc.


The Alliant team is a group of enthusiastic, self-motivated professionals that strive to help each other meet company goals and advance their individual careers. Come and be an employee-owner in an organization that offers an inclusive workplace culture that is uplifting and positive along with an outstanding salary and benefits package.

Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Open Date 3/21/2023  
Location Mankato, Minnesota  
Number of Openings 1  
EOE Statement We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.  

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