Apply Today – Municipal (Civil) Engineer

GFA has an immediate opening for a municipal engineer in our civil engineering group in Traverse City, Michigan.

This position will involve direct responsibility for municipal projects related to water and sanitary sewer projects (performing and overseeing project design, coordinating with governmental entities, and interacting with clients, etc.).

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who is familiar with the northern Michigan market, has a working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D, familiarity with permitting regulations, and a dedication to developing and strengthening client relationships.

Candidates must have:
• Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
• Active State of Michigan P.E. License
• 10+ years of experience in water and wastewater projects (sewer and water main, pump stations, water treatment, stormwater, hydraulic analysis, etc.)
• Strong project management experience and interpersonal communications skills

Established in 1948, GFA is an employee-owned business that offers excellent pay and benefits in a vibrant downtown work environment. EOE. If you are looking for a career opportunity in a dynamic workplace we invite you to upload a cover letter and resume here, or via regular mail: Gourdie-Fraser, Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 927, Traverse City, MI 49685. Submissions are confidential. Excellent pay and benefits, EOE. Learn more about GFA at www.gfa.tc.

Apply Today – Municipal (Civil) Engineer

Apply Today – CAD Technician

Join our expanding company in Traverse City, Michigan! GFA (Gourdie-Fraser) has an opening for a civil CAD technician to support our growing engineering group. The position will be responsible for developing CAD drawings from engineering concepts, directly supporting the team with site plans, GPS, and conventional data reduction.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years’ experience with Autocad Civil3D. If you are looking for a career in a dynamic workplace we invite you to upload a cover letter and resume here, or via regular mail: Gourdie-Fraser, Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 927, Traverse City, MI 49685. Submissions are confidential. Excellent pay and benefits, EOE. Learn more about GFA at www.gfa.tc.

Apply Today – CAD Technician

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