Civil Field Technician - Grand Rapids
Company: Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber, Inc.
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: September 12, 2019
Position: -- Civil Field Technician
Location: -- Grand Rapids, MI
Job Id: -- 330
# of Openings: -- 1
Civil Field TechnicianLocation : Grand RapidsAbout FishbeckFishbeck
is one of the premier professional consulting firms in the nation,
with 14 regional offices and more than 450 staff members.
Engineering, environmental sciences, architecture, and construction
management are the cornerstones of Fishbeck's services and
integrated project approach. With the technical capabilities and
understanding to take even the largest projects from initial
concept to completion, we are a hands-on, design-oriented practice
at heart. Our team of experts takes pride in our commitment to
reliability in design, connection to our clients, and creativity at
our core.Primary ResponsibilitiesFishbeck is seeking a full-time
Civil Field Technician to work in our Grand Rapids, MI office. The
primary duties of this position include field observation and
documentation of construction contractors' activities for
conformance with contract requirements. Other duties may include
sanitary flow monitoring and performing field investigations.
Applicant must be willing to travel and work in an outdoor
environment. This is a great opportunity to get experience on a
variety of projects and develop a career in field
- --Prepare daily reports detailing the status of the work,
including confirmation of work completed, available resources and
- --Assist in documenting that construction adheres to design
- Assist with Requests for Information.
- Work closely with experienced inspectors and engineers to
verify and document proper execution of project designs. Minimum
Physical RequirementsAbility to stand and sit as needed on project
sites. Ability to drive a motor vehicle to reach work sites;
ability to maneuver project sites with uneven terrain. Ability to
read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and
speech to communicate. Accommodation may be made for some of these
physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require
and request such accommodation.Desired EducationAssociates degree a
plus, but not required. Equivalent experience acceptable.Desired
DegreeCivil Engineering Technology/Construction/Concrete a plus,
but not required.Desired Job Experience
- AS degree in civil engineering technology a plus, but not
- 2-5+ years' experience.
- Experience with or knowledge of MDOT documentation requirements
and Field Manager/Fieldbook is a plus.
- .Previous experience involving field inspection is
- Previous experience with Confined Space Entry is a plus but not
- Must have a valid driver's license with good driving record and
be available for occasional travel, long hours, and weekends.
- Ability to communicate effectively, follow direction, and work
- Municipal/Underground pipe construction and flow monitoring
experience is a plus, but not required.
- Experience utilizing Microsoft Office including Word, Outlook,
and Excel is a plus, but not required. We are an equal opportunity
employer that is committed to diversity. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation,
gender identity, disability, or veteran status.
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