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Construction Technical Representative

Office Location: USA - MI-Brighton, USA - MI-Detroit, USA - MI-East Lansing, USA - MI-Grand Rapids
Job Code: 683
# 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.

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

The Impact You Will Have:

  • Completion of assigned tasks within allotted schedule and budget
  • Review and assure project supervisor of adequacy of budget and schedule.
  • Follow applicable project procedures
  • Perform construction observation of construction activities
  • Maintain a field book in accordance with project procedures
  • Perform measurements of construction work performed and quantity calculations of pay items
  • Prepare Inspector’s Daily Reports and other project documentation as required by the project procedures and as directed by the project supervisor
  • Report to the project supervisor on progress of work, including technical issues, status of work remaining to be done, and any noted deficiencies
  • Comply with all project and company safety guidelines
  • Perform aggregate testing services.
  • Perform bituminous pavement inspection services including but not limited to yield calculations, temperature checks, width and alignment checks, joint layouts, visual inspection of the pavement mat, slope and grade checks, traffic control operations related to paving, sampling and core location determination, witnessing of ride quality and contractor workmanship
  • Perform density inspection and acceptance testing for density on structure backfill, structure embankment, engineered embankment, and pavement support structure in accordance with procedures and specifications
  • Perform construction engineering, inspection and testing services on new and rehabilitation bridge projects
  • Coordinate project administration including inspection, quality control testing and reporting
  • Perform measurement, computation, and documentation of quantities
  • Reporting, record keeping, and finalizing all project documentation for construction work to be performed Perform inspection services for partial and full painting of bridges
  • Perform Portland cement concrete inspection and testing services
  • Perform construction engineering, inspection and testing services on new and rehabilitation road projects
  • Perform technical assistance services for project documentation procedures including project closeouts, local agency project oversight, and office technician services
  • Perform inspection services for proper design, placement, uniformity, and operation of traffic control and safety devices. This includes inspection of pavement markings, traffic signal support structures, signing, guardrails, impact attenuators, work zone traffic control setup and removal operations, etc.
  • Any other duty assigned by the Project Manager

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.
  • Related experience with transportation or civil site related field experience desired, new grads will be considered
  • Current MDOT certifications or ability to obtain a plus
  • MDOT construction experience a plus and knowledge of MDOT manuals, procedures, forms and specifications preferred
  • Demonstrate a high degree of organizational skills, computer skills, interpersonal skills, ability to multi-task and work independently

 

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.