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Sr. Construction Technical Representative

Office Location: USA - MI-Brighton, USA - MI-Detroit, USA - MI-East Lansing, USA - MI-Grand Rapids
Job Code: 682
# of openings: 1

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Description

Simply Put, A Great Place to Work

Alfred Benesch & Company (Benesch) is a growing, multi-disciplined engineering and professional services firm. Roads, bridges, schools, parks, and airports are just a few examples of where you can find our work. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country – creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

As a mid-sized firm, we pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you’ll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share. Opportunity abounds here for those that seek it.

Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today. You’ll like it here. It’s a great place to work.

Sr. Construction Technical Representative – Brighton, East Lansing, Detroit, and/or Grand Rapids, Michigan

Benesch seeks a highly motivated Senior Construction Technician/Technical Assistant to provide office engineering/technical support, contract administration and document control for the Construction Services Group and its field personnel. The successful candidate will be a central point of contact for field and office personnel. He or she will maintain all aspects of project documentation and will coordinate Group meetings, special functions, training and communications. Candidate will also maintain relationships with clients, government agencies, professional and technical societies, and various business organizations.

The Impact You Will Have:

  • Set up and closeout of contract files  
  • Organize and maintain project hard and electronic files
  • Prepare contract Work Orders and Contract Modifications
  • Review contractor project schedules/critical path networks.
  • Maintain a project portfolio of photos for legal and marketing purposes
  • Coordinate training and scheduling for Construction Services Group personnel
  • Coordinate IT equipment and software upgrades for Construction Services Group personnel
  • Maintain contact info for clients, contractors, suppliers and Group personnel
  • Coordinate and participate in public meeting, project progress meetings.
  • Participate in marketing tasks; writing, proofreading, resumes, project profiles
  • QC review of inspector daily reports, testing reports.
  • Develop and review various project QA plans.
  • Any other miscellaneous support tasks requested by the Group Manager
  • Perform senior role field inspections of road and bridge contractor work.
  • Ability to travel among Benesch Michigan offices to support project administration.
  • Ability to maintain construction related certifications for field related inspection duties.
  • Perform construction lead inspection of construction activities
  • Perform construction engineering, inspection and testing services on new and rehabilitation road projects
  • Prepare Inspector’s Daily Reports and other project documentation as required

What You Will Need:

  • AAS in Civil Technology or B.S. in Construction Management or related curriculum in technical and/or scientific area of concentration, or significant transportation industry experience.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in Civil Engineering or Construction Engineering Extensive Knowledge of MDOT manuals, procedures, forms and specifications
  • Proficient with Field Manager, Excel, Word,
  • Transportation or civil site related field experience.
  • Demonstrate a high degree of organizational skills, computer skills, interpersonal skills, ability to multi-task and work independently.
  • MDOT construction experience a must and knowledge of MDOT manuals, procedures, forms and specifications
  • Current MDOT certifications or ability to obtain a plus

 

Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, political affiliation or belief, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.

For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents: 

EEO is the Law Poster

EEO is the Law Supplement

For more information about pay transparency, please download the below document:

Pay Transparency Policy Statement





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Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.

For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents:

EEO is the Law Poster

EEO is the Law Supplement

EEO Information


For more information about pay transparency, please download the below document:

Pay Transparency Policy Statement


Benesch is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with a physical disability or other impairment.

If you are limited in your ability or are unable to access Benesch's Careers website due to a physical disability or other impairment, you may request a reasonable accommodation by emailing jmelidis@benesch.com. This option is only available to those in need of an accommodation due to a disability or other impairment. Please do not use this as an alternative method for general inquiries or status on applications as you will not receive a response. Reasonable requests will be responded to as soon as possible on a case-by-case basis.