Position Available: Civil Engineer

Help wanted: Civil Engineer

We’re looking for someone who loves infrastructure! Specifically, someone who would like to transition into project management for municipal projects such as drinking water and sanitary sewer.  Position responsibilities:

  • Provide technical planning, design and construction support on various municipal projects that may include sewers, water mains, pump station, water treatment, stormwater, hydraulic analysis, and/or other wastewater projects
  • Attend client, public, project and staff meetings including client progress, plan review, pre-construction, etc.
  • Assist project managers and promote sales and conduct business development activities to cultivate new and existing client relationships in the local municipal and transportation market
  • Additional duties include:
    • reviewing scope, budget, and schedule of new project tasks
    • proposal preparation
    • training of younger staff
    • engineering calculations and supporting analysis of alternatives
    • feasibility, design reports and construction plans using local and state standards
    • plans and specifications
    • permit submittals
    • preliminary project cost estimates and evaluate quantities

Experience

Minimum ten (10) years of progressive work experience in the Civil Engineering field and State of Michigan professional engineer’s license. Experience working (studies, design and construction) with varying funding mechanisms and formats including MEDC CDBG, USDA, DWRF, SRF, etc.

Education
Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering and/or Environmental from an accredited college or university and possess a Professional Engineers License in the State of Michigan. Proficient in hydraulic modeling programs including WaterCAD / GEMS, SewerCAD. Proficient in Microsoft Office.

Contact:

Melanie Nickerson

Phone:

231.946.5874

Email

Position Available: Civil Engineer

Position Available – Testing Technician

Construction, Engineering & Material Testing Tech

Duties include testing, monitoring and reporting on the progress of construction projects such as sanitary sewer, water main, roads and parking lots.  Certifications desired (but not required): MI Certified Aggregate, MI Bituminous Level 1, MDOT Certified Density, MCA & ACI Field Testing Level 1, DEQ Stormwater Control. EOE

To apply email your resume and salary requirements or mail a set to:

GFA Human Resources

Attn: Melanie Nickerson

PO Box 927

Traverse City, MI 49685

Position Available – Testing Technician

Positions Available – Development, CAD, Municipal

Come join our team in one of America’s favorite small towns!

Land Development

This position will involve direct responsibility for land and site development design projects, including performing and overseeing project design, coordinating with governmental entities, and interacting with clients.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who is familiar with the northern Michigan market, a working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D design software and all associated permitting regulations, and also has the willingness and ability to strengthen and develop relationships with clients.

Candidates must have:
• Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering
• PE License in Michigan
• 10+ years of experience in land development design
• Experience interfacing with clients on a regular basis
• Strong project management experience

This position will involve direct responsibility for municipal projects related to all conventional aspects of water and sanitary sewer projects, including performing and overseeing project design, coordinating with governmental entities, and interacting with clients.

Municipal

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who is familiar with the northern Michigan market, a working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D design software and all associated permitting regulations, and also has the willingness and ability to strengthen and develop relationships with clients.

Candidates must have:
• Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering
• PE License in Michigan
• 10+ years of experience in sewer and water main, pump stations, water treatment, stormwater, hydraulic analysis and other waste water projects
• Experience interfacing with clients on a regular basis
• Strong project management experience

 

CAD Technician

Join an expanding Civil engineering company in Traverse City, Michigan. Gourdie-Fraser Inc. seeks a Civil CAD Technician to support our growing Engineering operations. The Civil Cad Technician will be responsible for direct support in Engineering design mapping and Site plans, The primary function of the Civil Engineering Tech is to provide cad support to Project engineers by developing cad drawings from engineering concepts. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years experience with Autocad Civil3D.

If interested in any of the positions listed, please email a cover letter noting the position of interest, along with a resume and salary expectations. Established in 1948, GFA is a local employee-owned business that offers excellent pay, benefits, and a comfortable downtown work environment. EOE.

Positions Available – Development, CAD, Municipal