To apply, mail resume and cover letter to: Rachael Mulford, Human Resources, 2649 S 142nd Street, Bonner Springs, Kansas 66012.

Field Engineer, Geotechnical

Field Engineer, Geotechnical positions available at Berkel and Company Contractors, Inc. in Bonner Springs, Kansas. To apply, mail resume and cover letter to: Rachael Mulford, Human Resources, 2649 S 142nd Street, Bonner Springs, Kansas 66012. Job Duties: Responsible for coordination of all technical activities on assigned projects. Plan, schedule, conduct, and coordinate assigned engineering work; monitor work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices, and Company standards; ensure effective communication and coordination on assigned projects between all disciplines and all other project participants. Duties including assisting in preparation of engineering project proposals, schedules, and forecasts; budget monitoring and trend tracking; coordination and checking of engineering deliverables; and monthly project status reports and change orders. Must recognize when technical problems are developing in the various disciplines and initiate appropriate corrective actions. Perform load tests on micropiles, tiebacks, and soil nails. Set up monitoring systems to track the geotechnical performance of shoring systems. Responsibilities also include estimating, design, and project management for the installation of Deep Foundation systems throughout the United States. Ensure that all assigned personnel are coordinating their activities with other project participants and that the requirements of the Contract are being satisfied. Day-to-day client interaction with the Client’s designated representative, participating in client/contractor meetings and resolving client/engineering and management project issues. Minimum Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or related field, or foreign equivalent. Minimum Experience Requirement: 2 years geotechnical field experience. Licensure Requirement: Professional Engineering License (any state) required. Travel Requirement: Position is based in Bonner Springs, Kansas. On some occasions up to 20% travel possible to our various project sites within United States.

Geotechnical Engineer – Atlanta GA

Title: Geotechnical Engineer
Location: Berkel Regional Office in Austell GA
Education: Master of Science in Civil Engineering (or equivalent) with focus on geotechnics
Software Proficiency: MS Office required; Bluebeam and CAD a plus
Experience: 2 – 4 years in geotechnical consultancy or contractor, ability to obtain PE within 2 years preferable

Position will, under the direction of Berkel’s Geotechnical and Chief Geotechnical Engineers:

  • collect, organize and perform initial processing project data for preliminary evaluation with regard to the applicability of Berkel foundation and/or ground improvement services (16.66%)
  • observe Berkel test foundation and/or ground improvement installation including assisting in the calibration of Automated Monitoring Equipment (AME) on board Berkel drilling platforms (25%)
  • observe performance testing of Berkel foundation and/or ground improvement systems (25%)
  • collect and process data from performance testing of Berkel foundation and/or ground improvement systems (16.66%)
  • monitor Berkel’s foundation and/or ground improvement systems using Berkel AME (16.66%)

Approximate split of field and office time – field: 50%, office: 50% – most field trips are 2 to 3 days in duration. Attendance at various industry conferences including responsibility for exhibit displays is also included.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)

Field/Staff Engineers

We are seeking graduates for our Deep Foundation and Ground Improvement groups nationwide. Responsibilities include field monitoring and quality control of construction processes and some assistance with estimating, bidding, and project management. Positions are primarily field-based and regular travel will be required. Multiple positions and office locations are currently being considered.

Qualified candidates will possess a Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)

 

Engineers/Project Managers

We are seeking results driven Engineers/Project Managers for our Sheeting & Shoring Division to manage earth retention and excavation support projects. Responsibilities will include all phases of the work, including estimating, bidding, design, and project management. Occasional travel will be required. Multiple positions and office locations are currently being considered.

Qualified candidates will possess:
• Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering; Masters Preferred
• 2+ years of earth retention/excavation support experience is preferred but not required
• Excellent communication skills
• PE license or ability to obtain PE in near future preferred

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)