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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES RELATED TO THE ASPHALT INDUSTRY

 

CURRENT JOBS IN THE CAPA JOBS POSTINGS

 

Douglas County Engineering, Engineering Inspector I - II
Aggregate Industries, WCR, Quality Control Technician II
Aggregate Industries, WCR,
Best Engineering Solutions, Geotechnical Project Engineer


Douglas County, Engineering Inspector I - II

Please Apply HERE

This is complex technical engineering inspection work in the Department of Public Works Engineering.  Work involves conducting detailed engineering inspections of construction with County right-of-way, drainage ways, and other permitted locations. An employee in this class is responsible for review of construction documents and inspections of a variety of site civil, roadway, and utility improvements on both private property and within right-of-way to assure compliance with County standards and specifications.

Engineering Inspector I:  The hiring pay range for this position is generally $46,704 to $70,056.  Both education and experience as it relates to this position are taken into consideration while determining salary.
Engineering Inspector II:  The hiring pay range for this position is generally $51,739 to $77,608.  Both education and experience as it relates to this position are taken into consideration while determining salary.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (The following examples encompass duties within the infrastructure and system groups of the traffic engineering division, are illustrative only, and are not intended to be all inclusive.)
Participates in preconstruction meetings with contractors, engineers, and developers.
Reviews materials testing reports and engineering drawings for compliance with approved engineering specifications to ensure accuracy in construction.
Inspects grading and paving for compliance with approved plans and permits. Checks subbase for bearing and soil types, subgrade for density, formwork for concrete, rebar placement for concrete structures, road base for quality, thickness, and finish; performs proof rolls and checks subgrade prior to asphalt paving.
Inspects utility installations to determine compliance with approved permits, accompanying plans, and County standard details and specifications.  Responsibilities include waterline backfill, sanitary sewer line backfill, storm sewer piping, and storm drainage facilities such as micro pools, outlet structures, forebays, sand filters, trickle channels, and detention ponds.
Inspects the gradient and construction of sidewalks in subdivisions; inspects curb ramps for compliance with ADA regulations.
Investigates complaints and requests received through telephone, letter, or in person; investigates encroachments into the public right-of-way; and explains County's viewpoint and policy on their request or complaint.
Enters all inspection results and written details of inspection into County's computer system.
Certify that materials incorporated during construction are in conformance with specifications by reviewing field and laboratory tests; review quantity and quality of the contractor's materials.
Certify that contractor's work is in conformance with construction plans and specifications; inspect contractor's work procedures by being on site and being familiar with plans and specifications.
Oversee traffic control on construction projects to ensure compliance with the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) and traffic control plans; review submitted traffic control plans; request modification to traffic control operations and plans as necessary.
Conducts walk-through inspections of construction projects to determine adherence to construction plans and specifications prior to road acceptance.
Creates punch lists for public improvements concerning release of warranty surety for Subdivision Improvement Agreements.
Ensures public safety and convenience around construction sites.
Performs other duties as assigned.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED:  Works under the general supervision of the Engineering Inspections Supervisor. 
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:  This position does not directly supervise other employees.
INDEPENDENT JUDGMENT:  Ability to apply past experience, knowledge, and common sense to carry out instructions.  Employees are expected to make independent decisions requiring technical discretion and judgment, based on County criteria and specifications. Successful job performance requires considerable detailed knowledge of roadway, drainage and utilities construction procedures and materials.
CONSEQUENCE OF ERROR:  This is detailed complex technical engineering work.  Consequence of error may result in non-compliance with County, State and Federal Standards, which could result in substantial replacement costs, long-term problems, increased County Maintenance and the possibility of significant penalties being applied by the State or Federal Government. 


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: 

Engineering Inspector I:  Generally a high school diploma or GED supplemented by an Associate's degree from a two-year college or technical school and one to two years of related construction or inspection experience OR any equivalent combination.
Engineering Inspector II:  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university in civil engineering, construction management, or related field and two (2) years of related and increasingly responsible experience OR any equivalent combination.  Two years of progressive related experience may replace one year of college.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 
Knowledge of terminology, practices, methods, and technology of road, street, and storm sewer construction.  Knowledge of field civil engineering practices and procedures.  Knowledge of common road maintenance activities.  Ability to obtain compliance with specifications on construction inspection assignments.  Skill in the use of survey and engineering instruments.  Ability to perform some engineering drafting work.  Ability to read and interpret blueprints and instructions.  Knowledge of Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices.
Knowledge of mathematics and trigonometry.  Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.
Ability to interpret road construction standards and construction plans.  Ability to understand the standards, processes, and terminology used by Douglas County contractors, consultants, and utilities.  Ability to follow detailed oral and written instructions.  Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables.
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, & REGISTRATIONS:

Engineering Inspector I:  A valid Colorado Class “R” Driver's license is required.
Engineering Inspector II:  Valid State of Colorado Class “R” Driver’s license and Traffic Control Flagger Certification are required.  Colorado Asphalt Technician Certification Levels A, B, and I, Traffic Control Technician, ACI Level I and Troxler Nuclear Operations Certification preferred or must obtain within one year. 

WORK ENVIRONMENT: Work is generally performed in the field in all weather conditions.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, talk, use hands, fingers, handle, feel or operate objects, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms.
Employee must communicate clearly and effectively; must understand and be understood.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close and distance vision acuity and the ability to adjust his or her focus, allowing a broad field of vision.
It is essential that the employee be physically able to operate a variety of computer and office equipment successfully in order to fulfill the essential functions of this position.
AVAILABILITY/ACCESSIBILITY:  This position requires the incumbent to remain available via mobile cellular device/email access during and after normally scheduled business hours.

Please Apply HERE


Aggregate Industries, WCR - Estimator II, Asphalt

Golden, CO
Link to application: https://uscareers-lafargeholcim-na.icims.com/jobs/10583/estimator-ii/job?mode=view

OVERVIEW
The Senior Estimator prepares cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas.
  • Analyze blueprints and other documentation to prepare time, cost, materials, and labor estimates. Assess cost effectiveness of products, projects or services, tracking actual costs relative to bids as the project develops. Consult with clients, vendors, personnel in other departments or construction foreman to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues. Confer with engineers, architects, mgmt, contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates. Prepare estimates used by management for purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work. Prepare estimates for use in selecting vendors or subcontractors.
  • Review material and labor requirements, to decide whether it is more cost effective to produce or purchase components. Prepare cost and expenditure statements and other necessary documentation at regular intervals for the duration of the project.
  • Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors.
  • Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems and procedures. Establish and maintain tendering process, and conduct negotiations. Conduct special studies to develop and establish standard hour and related cost data or to effect cost reduction. Prepare reports and analyses setting forth progress, adverse trends and appropriate recommendations or conclusions.
  • Acts as a mentor to Estimator’s and Estimating Specialists, assisting them with questions regarding job specifications and the bidding process
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS
Required Education: Bachelor's/University Degree or comparable experience and/or training.
Required Work Experience: 5-7 years

Estimated Wage Range - $64,000 - $94,512

Company-sponsored benefit plans include:
Comprehensive health care benefits (medical, prescription, dental, and vision)
Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
401(k) retirement savings plan
Paid time off (holidays, vacation, and parental leave)
Health and well-being benefits (incentive-based plan, Employee Assistance Program, and Financial Wellness)
Financial security (life and disability benefits)
Educational Assistance
EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled 


Aggregate Industries, WCR- Quality Control Technician II, Asphalt

Denver, CO
Link to application: https://uscareers-lafargeholcim-na.icims.com/jobs/10297/quality-control-technician-ii/job?mode=view

PURPOSE
Collects samples and performs accurate quality control testing to ensure product quality. Provides verbal and/or written test results to management and production staff in a timely manner. Assists manager with customer service issues as directed. Assists in mix design development. Certifies results of laboratory findings.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas.
• Ensures that all testing is conducted efficiently and consistently to ensure accurate results.
• Prepare required documents with test results to be presented to production personnel and quality control management.
• Prepare designs as required by DOT or local city/county specifications or to ensure optimization of products used in mix.
• Ensure that safety, compliance and environmental requirements are followed.
• Examines laboratory samples to determine their physical and chemical properties. Uses a variety of instruments and calculations to determine conformity. Performs various tests to make certain that samples meet required standards.
• Records, analyzes, certifies and prepares summaries of findings. Maintains records of test results using various databases.
• Provide technical support and density testing for our contracting division.
• Assist in the investigation and testing, and sampling of raw materials to help solve quality problems

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Required Education: High School diploma/GED
Required Training/Certifications: State regulated or industry certifications, as required
Required Work Experience: 3-5 year’s experience
Additional Requirements:
• Ability to work various hours including weekends and nights.
• Excellent math skills. Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to compute rates, rations and percentages.
• Detailed oriented.
• Able to prioritize work.

Estimated Wage Range - $47,400 - $61,220

Company-sponsored benefit plans include:
Comprehensive health care benefits (medical, prescription, dental, and vision)
Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
401(k) retirement savings plan
Paid time off (holidays, vacation, and parental leave)
Health and well-being benefits (incentive-based plan, Employee Assistance Program, and Financial Wellness)
Financial security (life and disability benefits)
Educational Assistance
EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled


Aggregate Industries, WCR, Paving Superintendent, Asphalt

Henderson, CO
Link to application: https://uscareers-lafargeholcim-na.icims.com/jobs/10576/paving-superintendent/job?mode=view

PURPOSE

Responsible for directing the day to day activities for specific projects. Will provide management, analytical and administrative support.  Manage subcontractors, and paving crews.  Coordinate with general contractors, governmental agencies to provide timely completion of projects. Coordinate with appropriate Sales and Operations personnel to ensure timeliness of materials. Responsible for scheduling work and to complete projects on time, on budget and safely. Co-developing, monitoring and executing the project plan and schedule with the project manager/estimator. Ability to lead people, schedule work, and manage projects. Monitoring cost control, quality, productivity, and safety on projects. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ensuring safety in all that we do.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist management team in ensuring optimum levels of operating efficiency. Maintain levels of quality and service that will meet or exceed company and customer expectations.
  • Ensures that employees are at work on time, actively engaged in assigned activities and processing payroll according to established policies and procedures. Provides immediate performance feedback as required to resolve employee conflicts, assisting in short-term resolution of emergency situations or attendance issues, conduct, etc.  Administers direct supervisory responsibilities for staff including, corrective action, promotional recommendations and work schedules.  Ensures that time and attendance for assigned employees is recorded accurately.  Manages subordinate personnel in the various operations of processing product.
  • Improve productivity, control costs and enhance employee's performances.

RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHER JOBS

Reports to Operations Manager. Coordinates with General Superintendent, Truck Superintendent, Prep Superintendent, Operations Manager, Estimators, Project Manager, & General Manager

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Required Education:  Bachelor's/Undergraduate Degree, and/or equivalent experience
Field of Study Preferred:  Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or Combination of formal training and experience will be considered
Required Work Experience:   3 or more years leading paving or construction crews.  5 or more years of hands on field experience in asphalt paving or construction.
Travel Requirements:  within Colorado

Estimated Wage Range - $64,000 - $92,472

Company-sponsored benefit plans include:

Comprehensive health care benefits (medical, prescription, dental, and vision)
Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
401(k) retirement savings plan
Paid time off (holidays, vacation, and parental leave)
Health and well-being benefits (incentive-based plan, Employee Assistance Program, and Financial Wellness)
Financial security (life and disability benefits)
Educational Assistance
EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled


 


 Best Engineering Solutions, Project Manager- Geotechnical Engineer 

Job Description: We are actively seeking a team member who is currently working in the field of Geotechnical Engineering. You will be responsible for the investigation of residential and commercial sites to evaluate subsurface conditions and oversee small to large private and public geotechnical projects. Prepare and review engineering reports, assess the cause and origin of geotechnical failures, damages, or defects, conduct, and manage forensic geotechnical evaluations.  Experience with environmental projects and structural design a plus. The successful candidate will also be able to provide leadership and mentor junior staff. Maintain client relationships, assist in marketing/business development, provide ongoing training to engineering staff, provide direction and review of engineering work products. Prepare, review, and sign geotechnical proposals and seal reports.  Additional duties include compilation of geotechnical laboratory test data, geotechnical calculations, lateral earth pressure, foundation capacity, settlements, septic designs, creating figures and details in CAD, shoring designs and deep foundation design.

Education: B.S. / B.A. (Civil Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Construction Engineering) and current Colorado Professional Engineer (PE) licensure required.

Required Skills: The successful candidate will have at least 4 years of experience, preferably with a geotechnical consulting firm performing duties described above in Colorado. Proven experience in preparing proposals, and writing, signing, and sealing Geotechnical Reports. Candidate should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, positive attitude, good organizational skills, and a strong work ethic. Must be able to work both independently and as a team member.

We have created a great team environment that fosters our employees to dream big so that we might rally around them and help move them in their optimal direction to meet their career goals.

Our company has a robust benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement plan options with maximum matching potential, and paid holidays.

Apply at; Best Engineering Solutions
or call 303-238 1770 for more information 

 


City of Greeley, Pavement Management Coordinator

Condensed Job Summary
: (To see the entire position posting use this link for a PDF version or this link to go to the City of Greeley jobs posting web page .)
The Pavement Management Coordinator is responsible to manage the City's Street Infrastructure and Bridge Maintenance Program including bike paths, parking lots, and walking paths for asset preservation.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: providing technical, skilled professional engineering work, developing programs and projects; providing a full working level of construction management; developing construction project proposals or contracts; contract negotiations; evaluation of outside consultant work; preparing and reviewing plans, specifications, and contract documentation; preparing cost estimates, change orders, budget administration; providing construction administration and inspection of Public Works projects (PMP); working with Purchasing for the bidding and RFP process; and project management. 

Experience, Knowledge, Skills & Education:

  • A degree in Engineering, Project Management or a related field or a combination of equivalent training, education, and experience.

  • 7-10 years' related professional engineering experience.

  • Registered Professional Engineer preferred.

  • Ability to administer contracts for various disciplines including project design, preparation of bidding, administration, interpretation and enforcement of contract requirements.

  • With the "what" defined by policies, principles, and departmental objectives, have the ability to apply good judgment, sound reasoning, and experience to determine how to achieve the desired results while adhering to professional standards and program objectives 


Town of Mead Colorado, Construction Manager 

EXEMPT:                   No                               DEPARTMENT:        Engineering   
REPORTS TO:           Town Engineer            PAY RANGE:            $31.83 to 47.69/hour DOQ

GENERAL PURPOSE

Participate in the conceptual development of construction projects and determine the scope of work, prepare bid packages, administer consultant and construction contracts, and inspect construction for compliance with standards and specifications. Coordinate with public and private utilities, review contractor applications, and communicate with the public and other Town staff regarding progress and project coordination.

Click here to see the full list of EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The below list is intended to be illustrative of the responsibilities of the position and not all encompassing.  The Town may change these duties at any time.

Click here to see the full list of KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

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

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or related field from an accredited college or university, plus three to five years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

LICENSING AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • Valid driver’s license

To see the entire Job posting click here or
visit this link on the Town of Mead web site 


Arapahoe County Road and Bridge

Equipment Training and Safety Coordinator

Description

The Arapahoe County Public Works & Development Department is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our Road and Bridge Division team. You'll get the best training in the business and the support of an awesome team. The ideal candidate should possess the desire to work hard every day towards a team goal and enjoy performance-based annual salary increases.
This job offers opportunities to work for a high performing organization that strives for excellence every day, in which employees are encouraged to grow professionally through personal development and increased responsibility. 
If you are seeking steady employment with multiple opportunities growth and leadership, we are looking for you!

Benefits of working for Arapahoe County Road and Bridge: 

  • Annual salary increases based on hard work and attitude

  • Promotions based on hard work and attitude

  • Goal oriented workload

  • Excellent balance between hard work and time off provided each year Insurance – please see benefits tabRetirement – work at a career rather than another job

    • 15 days (120 hours) paid vacation leave
    • 12 paid holidays (96 hours)
    • 1 paid personal holiday (8 hours)
    • 12 paid sick days (96 hours)
    • 3 day weekends! 4 - 10 hour work days are routine unless weather or other circumstances arise
    • Work hours are typically 7AM to 5PM Monday through Thursday
  • Uniforms and laundry service provided

  • All PPE provided including steel toe boots.

***The anticipated hiring range based on final qualifications of candidate is $25.00 to $28.00 hourly.***

OVERVIEW:

Responsible for the direct supervision of daily work assignments, jobsite traffic control, acquiring utility locates, monitoring project performance, and ensuring that repair, maintenance, and construction activities are completed according to project specifications. Assists with the hiring of personnel; coordinating vehicle repairs; and calculating/ordering of various materials and/or products. Works directly with Lead Road Maintenance Technicians and the Operations Manager to schedule work and ensure goals are successfully completed. Responds to service requests and interacts with the public regarding construction projects or specific concerns. Supervises snow shifts and determines appropriate staffing and scheduling needs. Tracks and manages purchases and other expenditures for all projects or assignments. Performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled duties associated with the supervision of assigned crews which include, but are not limited to, installing, repairing, and maintaining assigned assets within the County Right-of-Way (ROW). Work is performed in a high performing, team-oriented environment with a commitment to quality results.

Duties

The following duty statements are illustrative of the essential functions of the job and do not include other non-essential or marginal duties that may be required. The County reserves the right to modify or change the duties or essential functions of the job at any time.

READ THE ENTIRE JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/arapahoe/default.cfm

COMPUTER ACCESS IS AVAILABLE AT:
5334 S. Prince Street,
Littleton, CO 80120