JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Bureau Chief of Transportation, Traffic & Parking

City of Stamford, CT

The City of Stamford is seeking a highly motivated and experienced professional to manage and direct all matters pertaining to the traffic functions of the City, in accordance with the City Charter. The position of Bureau Chief of Transportation, Traffic and Parking is a highly responsible managerial and administrative position, working collaboratively with various stakeholders, is responsible for the day-to-day activities of the department, which includes analysis, planning, execution and administration of site and construction plans and programs to enhance safety and operations for the City’s multi-modal transportation functions. The Director of Operations shall appoint the Bureau Chief, Transportation, Traffic & Parking.  


The ideal candidate must be a visionary leader who possess exceptional skills in transportation and infrastructure systems, complete streets planning, coordination of transportation construction projects, and in the development of municipal construction projects Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices used in the preparation and exploration of plans and specifications is essential, as is the ability to develop strategic plans, seek and apply for grant funding for transportation initiatives, establish policies and programs and communicate clearly and effectively in public meetings, and in writing. Must have solid leadership, management, and decision-making skills. The position will direct Traffic Engineering and Analysis, as well as be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the parking division, managing municipal on street parking, as well as multiple parking structures and lots. As well as, the Signs and Lines division, overseeing all traffic engineering and operations, and managing a state-of-the-art Traffic Operations Division for the city’s 211 traffic signals. 


The position is responsible for budgetary oversight of the City’s Parking Fund. The candidate should have considerable knowledge of state and federal grant opportunities/requirements; have the experience and the ability to respond persuasively to grant applications; and, have budgetary oversight over such grants. 


Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering/Traffic and Transportation planning or a Bachelor’s Degree in Planning, Municipal Planning, Urban Planning, or Business Administration and seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience in traffic and transportation engineering and/or transportation planning including at least four (4) years of managerial experience. A Master’s degree in the educational areas listed above may be substituted for one (1) year’s work experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. 


Starting Salary DOQ - Salary Range $136,239 - $163,489


Stamford is an AA/EOE employer

 

If you are interested in this position and have questions, please contact Ms. Frank (randi@randifrank.com or 203-213-3722) before applying. To apply now for this great opportunity please go online to Stamford HR jobs site to send your cover letter and resume to 

Ms. Rosemarie Frager, Human Resources Division City of Stamford

888 Washington Blvd. – P.O. Box 10152

Stamford, CT 06904-2152

Phone: (203) 977-4068   FAX: (203) 977-4075 rfrager@stamfordct.gov 


Position will remain open until filled. The City is anxious to fill the position as soon as possible, so a quick response is strongly recommended. Ms. Frank will screen resumes as they arrive. Professionally qualified applicants will immediately be asked to complete a comprehensive supplemental questionnaire. Therefore, early applicants will have more time to complete the questionnaire.


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Application Engineer I

Dayton Superior

POSITION SUMMARY:


Performs engineering design for formwork and shoring layouts. 


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Duties as assigned by Regional Engineer Manager or Application Engineer Sr. 

  • Create concrete formwork and shoring drawings

  • Prepare design calculations as required for submittals

  • Prepare Bills of Material

  • Perform Application Engineering Functions as required

  • Make job site visits as directed by supervisor

  • Assist Account Managers in sales efforts as requested

  • Attend classes/seminars to maintain professional competency

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous experience in construction or a related field

  • Capable of becoming registered in multiple states within four years

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • EIT Certificate or ability to obtain within one year of date of hire

  • Must be proficient in AutoCAD

  • Experience in using structural analysis software for simple beam and column elements structure a plus

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Low physical effort required to sit, stand at files, bend, stoop, lift, and walk

  • Maximum unassisted lift 35 lbs, average lift less than 10 lbs

  • Requires ability to use a keyboard, monitor and calculator

  • Requires the ability to communicate verbally, both in person and on the telephone

WORK ENVIRONMENT:


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Inside average office environment.  

  • Average office noise levels.

  • No personal protective equipment required.

  • Ambient temperature between 68◦ and 76◦

Complete listing here.

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Business Development Director

Ayres Associates

We’re proud to be a nationwide team of industry experts representing inventive problem-solvers that have planned, designed, and facilitated thousands of projects that keep our nation’s infrastructure reliable and responsive. We are seeking an experienced and qualified Business Development Director to extend our reach through strategic pursuits and untapped business opportunities and relationships. You will be responsible for pursuing existing and new market sectors, developing relationships with public and private clients, and assisting with capture strategies for various pursuits in the state of Florida. An emphasis will be placed on the following service lines:

  • Transportation engineering (Roadway, traffic, transit planning)

  • Bridge engineering and maintenance Utilities engineering

  • Urban planning and Landscape Architecture

  • Geospatial services specifically related to surveying and aerial mapping

Opportunities you’ll have:

  • Collaborate with leaders across market sectors and geographic regions to develop and implement capture strategies.

  • Monitor and evaluate industry trends, marketplace conditions, and customer needs.

  • Identify growth markets and client target opportunities for new business pursuits.

  • Support divisional efforts to meet revenue goals across all market sectors and services.

  • Maintain existing clients that align with Ayres’ culture, philosophy, and corporate/divisional strategic growth plans.

  • Seamlessly connect clients to appropriate technical leaders.

  • Assist/train junior project managers in developing skills related to client relationship and business development.

  • Maintain and share professional knowledge through education, networking, events, and presentations.

  • Act as an Ayres ambassador in the business and professional communities.

Required Qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree.

  • 15 years experience in the A/E, Urban Planning or Geospatial industry.

  • A minimum of 8 years of experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Transportation engineering (Roadway, traffic, transit planning)

  • Bridge engineering and maintenance Utilities engineering

  • Urban planning, Landscape Architecture

  • Geospatial services specifically related to surveying and aerial mapping.

  • Willingness to travel on a regular basis. This position could require significant travel within the state of Florida and occasional travel to other states within the Southeast Division to support Business Development.

  • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.

Desired Skills and Experiences:

  • Effective communicator in a variety of settings: one-on-one, small, and large groups, virtual, and among diverse systems and position levels.

  • Technical aptitude with ability to understand clients’ needs and align to our services.

  • Draws on multiple relationships to exchange ideas, resources, and best practices.

  • A desire to build the Ayres brand nationally.

  • Ability to think outside the box to generate creative ideas and inspire our team.

  • Passion for representing Ayres in a professional manner.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including experience with conference presentations and project interviews

  • Professional certification in field of expertise (PE/PSM/AICP/other)      

  • Proficient in MS Office.

Complete listing found HERE

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Forensic Property and Casualty Professional Engineers

Guardian Group

1099 INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR – Florida and Texas

Bachelors of Science degree in Engineering

 

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Guardian Group, Inc. (Guardian) is a national claims and engineering services company serving both the insurance and construction industries.  Guardian specializes in investigating and resolving surety bond claims, property & casualty claims, environmental claims, construction defect claims, and providing advisory and construction management services. For more information, please visit our website at www.guardiangroup.com

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

This is an independent contractor (1099) role.  Work includes new construction and existing building projects for activities such as forensic evaluation of building leaks or structural issues, building cladding or roofing systems and preforming air and water leak testing.  The engineer will need to effectively communicate investigative findings and unbiased analysis both in writing and verbally.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors of Science degree in Engineering

  • 3 years minimum relevant experience

  • Certifications relating to building inspection and investigation including but not limited to: training/certification, Roofing/Building Envelope (RCI), Infrared Thermograph

  • Active Professional Registration (PE) license within assigned area

  • Forensic experience (typically 3 years) is desired.

  • Knowledge of building envelope assemblies such as roofing, cladding, air barriers, masonry and glazing systems

 

COMPETITIVE COMPENSATION

Guardian offers competitive hourly pay to independent contractors.


Please send resumes to: raghav.joneja@guardiangroup.com or apply through LinkedIn www.linkedin.com/company/guardian-group-inc-/


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Utilities Director

City of Valdosta, Georgia

The City of Valdosta seeks a dedicated professional that is ready to embrace the challenges and opportunities of the position in a diverse and growing community. The new Utilities Director must possess superior management skills particularly in the areas of project and fiscal management. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate strong departmental leadership and have a passionate commitment to serving the citizens of Valdosta. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to be grounded in utilities management, best practices and project/budget management. The Utilities Director will develop long-range plans, oversee the management of capital and water and sewer projects, and manage the department’s budget and expenditures. Additionally, the candidate should be a professional who is a dedicated team player who can quickly gain the confidence of the department and must have the ability to build trust through the development of partnerships. 


The ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to embrace change and help guide the community through new challenges. Must demonstrate exceptional interpersonal skills and have the ability to assist the City Manager in articulating a vision and developing consensus around water and sewer issues and concerns. The candidate must be a proven leader with the ability to function as an integral part of the management team under the direction of the City Manager. 


The Utilities Director is responsible for providing oversight of the City’s Water and Sewer Utility Service. This position performs the following duties and responsibilities: 

  • Plans, directs and controls departmental activities, goals and objectives by reviewing daily activities, orders, reports and records; confers with managers, division superintendents and supervisors; reviews personnel performance evaluations, recommendations and disciplinary actions; reviews budget requests and purchase requests.

  • Directs and performs long-range planning for the growth of the department and the expansion of the system to meet the future needs of the city for water and sewer services; supervises personnel in the procurement and management of consultants in the preparation of master plans, treatment and service strategies, rate studies, fee systems, policies and ordinances.

  • Reviews area comprehensive plans and growth strategies and zoning and annexation applications for compliance with water, sewer and drainage master plans; interprets departmental policies to the community; reviews and analyzes development ordinances and construction plans.

  • Supervises and participates in the performance of administrative duties for the department, including budget request preparation, industrial pretreatment permit approvals, and reports; writes proposed ordinances and resolutions for policy changes and prepares and presents agenda items to management, the Mayor and the City Council.

  • Supervises and participates in the preparation of conceptual plans for special projects and service plans; supervise personnel in managing consultants and other personnel in the preparation of construction plans Performs related duties. 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering, public administration, project management or a closely related field, with a Master's degree preferred

  • A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in a related utilities, water & sewer or engineering field; or equivalent training, education, and/or experience required

  • Engineer in Training (EIT) is preferred

  • Must possess or be able to obtain a valid Georgia Driver’s License within 30 days of hire

  • Possession of or ability to readily obtain an appropriate state-certified license for water or wastewater treatment or distribution as appropriate.

Compensation/Benefits:

Salary for this positon DOQ of the selected candidate is expected to be in the range of $95,000 - $115,000 with a comprehensive benefts package including: medical, dental and life insurance coverage, Long Term Disability (LTD), retrement (pension) plan, optonal Deferred Compensaton (457b) Retrement Plan, paid-tme-of, eight and one-half (8.5) days of paid holidays each calendar year, Employee Assistance Program and prescripton drug card program. The City of Valdosta ofers a worksite clinic free of charge to its employees.  As part of our robust beneft package employees can utlize the clinic for wellness checkups, immunizatons, free medical RX prescripton’s and much more.


How to Apply:

Interested candidates must submit by email a cover leter, resume, at least fve job related references and salary history not later than 5:00 p.m. on June 25, 2021 to:  Lisa Ward, Senior Associate, Mercer Group Associates, at lisaward912@gmail.com.  Any questons please call 706-983-9326. Interviews are expected to be conducted the week of August 2, 2021. 

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