Career Opportunities

Civil Design Tech

Hulbert Engineering and Land Surveying, DPC has an opening for a Civil Design Tech. Extensive experience required in all aspects of Computer Aided Drafting. Two years of training involving both on-the-job experience and informal training with experienced workers. A recognized apprenticeship program may be submitted as experience. Specialized training in vocational schools and related on-the-job experience is preferred.

Job duties and responsibilities entail, but are not limited to the following:

•Produce drawings using computer-assisted drafting systems (CAD) or drafting machines, or by hand using compasses, dividers, protractors, triangles and other drafting devices.
•Draw maps, diagrams, and profiles, using cross-sections and surveys, to represent elevations, topographical contours, subsurface formations and structures.
•Draft plans and detailed drawings for structures, installations, and construction projects, working from sketches or notes.
•Determine the order of work and method of presentation, such as orthographic or isometric drawing.
•Finish and duplicate drawings and documentation packages, according to required mediums and specifications for reproduction using blueprinting, photography, or other duplicating methods.
•Review rough sketches, drawings, specifications, and other engineering data received from civil engineers to ensure that they conform to design concepts.
•Check all layers of maps to ensure accuracy, identifying and marking errors and making corrections.
•Determine scales, line sizes, or colors to be used for hard copies of computerized maps, using plotters.
•Complete mapping work and the updating of maps to ensure accuracy, the inclusion of new or changed information, or compliance with rules and regulations.
•Identify and compile database information to create maps in response to requests.
•Produce or update overlay maps to show information boundaries, water locations, or topographic features on various base maps or at different scales.
•Trace contours or topographic details to generate maps that denote specific land or property locations or geographic attributes.
•Lay out and match aerial photographs in sequences in which they were taken and identify any areas missing from photographs.
•Compare topographical features or contour lines with images from aerial photographs, old maps, or other reference materials to verify the accuracy of their identification.
•Compute and measure scaled distances between reference points to establish relative positions of adjoining prints and enable the creation of photographic mosaics.
•Research resources such as survey maps or legal descriptions to verify property lines or to obtain information needed for mapping.
•Scan and file paper maps, deeds, and associated project documents.
•Create the legal boundary description for Survey properties.
•Create point, alignment, and offset reports.
•Complete all associated document filing during the progress and following completion of a project, in compliance with CAD standards. Maintain and have accessible for future reference.
•Complete all document filing during the progress and following completion of a project, in compliance with CAD standards. Maintain and have accessible for future reference.
•Maintain all printing and scanning equipment. Contact repair vendor as needed.
•Complete all communication for utility related site requirements, such as One Call or DigSafe.
•Troubleshoot CAD Software Problems On Computers
•Troubleshoot CAD Software Problems With Tech. Support
•Maintain CAD Procedures / CAD Manual Updates and CAD Detail Library Maintenance
•Production Meeting Prep Work For CAD Topics
•Maintain and Update Software Inventory Of CAD Software and Hardware Inventory of CAD Workstations

Education: High School Diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent is required. Associate’s Degree or Technical Certificate of Completion is required.

 

Construction Project Manager

Hulbert Engineering and Land Surveying, DPC has an immediate opening for a Construction Project Manager. Candidate must have a thorough understanding of construction codes and OSHA safety requirements and the ability to read and understand drawings and relevant contract documents. Candidate must also possess a working knowledge of all sub trades, coordination, and cost estimating. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, managers, subcontractors, and clients, possess excellent analytical and problem-solving skills; and be proactive to avoid and resolve project issues or conflicts.

Job duties and responsibilities entail, but are not limited to the following:

•Schedule the project in logical steps and budget time required to meet deadlines.
•Determine labor requirements and dispatch workers to construction sites.
•Inspect and review projects to monitor compliance with building and safety codes, and other regulations.
•Interpret and explain plans and contract terms to administrative staff, workers, and clients, representing the owner or developer.
•Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with architects, consultants, clients, suppliers and subcontractors.
•Obtain all necessary permits and licenses.
•Direct and supervise workers.
•Review job specifications to determine appropriate construction methods.
•Select, contract, and oversee workers who complete specific pieces of the project.
•Monitor and expedite supplies and materials to complete construction projects.
•Prepare and submit budget estimates and progress and cost tracking reports.
•Develop and implement quality control programs.
•Take actions to deal with the results of delays, bad weather, or emergencies at construction site.
•Confer with supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems.
•Plan, organize, and direct activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems.
•Investigate damage, accidents, or delays at construction sites, to ensure that proper procedures are being carried out.
•Evaluate construction methods and determine cost-effectiveness of plans.
•Manage multiple projects and work various shifts.

Candidate must have a minimum of five years Construction Project Management experience and a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. Candidate with NYS P.E. license or E.I.T. Certification is preferred. Proficiency in use of computer software programs such as MS Excel, Word, and Outlook, and Project Management software. Candidate should be a self-starting, detail-oriented individual with organizational and interpersonal skills and possess a strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines.

 

Construction Project Manager Summer Co-Op

Hulbert Engineering and Land Surveying, DPC has immediate openings for two Construction Project Manager Co-Op positions. The candidate will assist the Project Managers on assigned projects and understand construction codes, OSHA safety requirements and the ability to read and understand drawings and relevant contract documents.  Candidate must also possess a knowledge of all sub trades, coordination, and cost estimating.  Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and contractors, possess excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and be proactive to avoid and resolve project issues or conflicts. The individual will work alongside the project team to manage high quality project documentation and process within budget and on schedule. These positions are expected to attend project meeting, assist with the tracking and inspection of material deliveries and other miscellaneous tasks as assigned by the project team.

Job duties and responsibilities entail, but are not limited to the following:

•Schedule the project in logical steps and budget time required to meet deadlines.
•Determine labor requirements and dispatch workers to construction sites.
•Inspect and review projects to monitor compliance with construction contract documents.
•Interpret and explain plans and contract terms to administrative staff and workers.
•Review job specifications to determine appropriate construction quality.
•Monitor quality control programs.
•Prepare and submit budget estimates and progress and cost tracking reports.
•Develop and implement quality control programs.
•Take actions to deal with the results of delays, bad weather, or emergencies at construction site.
•Confer with supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems.
•Plan, organize, and direct activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems.
•Investigate damage, accidents, or delays at construction sites, to ensure that proper procedures are being carried out.
•Evaluate construction methods and determine cost-effectiveness of plans.
•Manage multiple projects and work various shifts.

Candidate must be in their junior or senior year of a Bachelor’s program in Construction Management. Proficiency in use of computer software programs such as MS Excel, Word, and Outlook, and Project Management software.