Category: Job Postings

Job Posting: NRCS (Natural Resources Conservation Service)

Recently, due to retirements and reorganization, two or three positions are opening in the NRCS (Natural Resources Conservation Service) office in Aiken County, MN. The positions are:

  • Soil Conservationist
  • Soil Technician
  • Forester

The hiring will be done by the NRCS-MN HR department. Any questions can be directed to, Candi Fuller, who actually started working for the NRCS as a Soil Technician after growing up on local farms. Her contact information is:

Candi Fuller

District Conservationist – Team Lead

Aitkin, Cass, Crow Wing and Itasca Counties

7118 Clearwater Rd.

Baxter, MN 56425

Phone: 218-829-5965 ext. 3

Cell: 218-280-4954

Candi.fuller@usda.gov

If you would like to apply for the job, please send a letter of interest and resume via email, copy sent via US Mail, as Covid-19 regulations limit office staffing and encourage working from home.


Job Posting: MDOT Land Surveyor

The Michigan Department of Transportation is seeking applicants for the Land Surveyor 9-P11 (University Region). If you are interested, please apply through this link https://bit.ly/LandSurveyor9-P11

If you have questions please contact James Fults, MDOT Recruitment Unit Manager at 517-230-8004 or MDOT-Recruitment@michigan.gov

Below you will see the job duties and experience requirements.

This Land Surveyor position performs a variety of survey assignments using all survey equipment, computers and relative computer software.  This position will also assign duties and review work of  technicians and or seasonal workers. Position Description

Required Education and Experience

Education Possession of a bachelor’s degree with a major in surveying.

Experience Land Surveyor 9: No specific type or amount is required. 

Additional Requirements and Information

Applicants who possess foreign degrees must have their academic credentials evaluated or converted into U.S. educational equivalents, unless the degree has been accepted by an accredited degree granting institution in the United States.  Civil Service accepts evaluations from organizations listed on the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc.  Go to https://stateofmichigan.sharepoint.com/teams/insidemcsc/Classification%20%20Selection/Documents/Foreign%20Degree%20Evaluators.pdf (Download PDF reader)  for more information.

All newly hired state employees are required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug test and physical (if applicable) prior to their actual appointment.  Criminal and driving records will also be checked if applicable.  Any position offer will be conditional until results of the drug test, physical, criminal background, and driving records indicate eligibility for employment. The department reserves the right to close this posting prior to its original end date once a sufficient number of applications have been received. Your application for any position does not guarantee that you will be contacted by the Department for further consideration.  Only those applicants interviewed will be notified of the results.

Possession of a land surveyor license issued by the State of Michigan in accordance with the provisions of Public Act 299 of 1980.

NOTE: Equivalent combinations of education and experience that provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be evaluated on an individual basis. View the entire job specification at:  http://www.michigan.gov/documents/LandSurveyorLicensedSpecialist_12766_7.pdf (Download PDF reader)


Job Posting (On campus): Wahtera Center

The Waino Wahtera Center for Student Success is hiring students for the 2021-2022 academic year. There are a variety of positions that we will be filling with over 70 new employees:  Orientation Team Leaders, ExSEL Peer Mentors, Success Coaches and Peer Teaching Assistants.  If you are interested in helping your fellow students in their transition to and overall success at Michigan Tech, we encourage you to apply!

Our hiring process is as follows:

  1. Attend or view an info session 
    We are offering a live Zoom Info Session from 5-6 p.m. on December 3, 2020. A recording of that session is here.
  2. Complete an application
    Applications are due January 24, 2021, but we encourage early applications.  Here is a link to the application.
  3. Interview
    Everyone who applies will have the opportunity to interview individually and participate in a group interview.  You will sign up for your respective time slots as part of your application.


Students can direct any questions success@mtu.edu


Job Posting: Benesch Civil/Construction Mgt Intern

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.

Construction Intern – Oshkosh, WI

We are looking to hire a Construction Management Intern to work on construction projects alongside the Benesch team across our Oshkosh office for Summer 2021. Ideal candidates will be pursuing a Bachelor of Science or Technical degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related curriculum.  

Primary work assignments may consist of assisting with construction engineering, observation, and/or surveying services for various transportation projects.

https://phe.tbe.taleo.net/phe02/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=BENESCH&cws=39&rid=954


Job Posting: SME Co-op

Why become a Co-Op at SME? You’ll get a chance to have real responsibility from day one, not just look over someone else’s shoulder. And, you’ll be taking the first step toward discovering and setting a course for your life’s work!

SME’s Co-Op experience is designed to kick-start rewarding careers in consulting practices. Our program provides daily, hands-on opportunities to learn about foundation design concepts, the overall construction process, construction materials testing and evaluation, failure analysis methods, non-destructive testing techniques, pavement and site civil design, and how to interpret plans and specifications. And, you’ll get to work with some of the finest professionals in consulting practice! We also offer our Co-Ops great benefits!

2020 has certainly been a challenging year for everyone. We have several spots still open for our 6+ Month 2021 Co-op program starting in May!

Locations include:

Michigan:

  • Bay City
  • Grand Rapids
  • Kalamazoo
  • Lansing
  • Plymouth
  • Shelby Township

Ohio:

  • Cleveland

Indiana:

  • Indianapolis

More information and the application process can be found here: https://www.sme-usa.com/co-op-program. Questions, can be directed to Jennifer Wegner (jennifer.wegner@sme-use.com) or Melessa Michael (Melessa.michael@sme-usa.com).

SME Co-op Information Sheet

SAM Companies – Summer 2021 Internship and December Graduate Career Fair!

SAM Companies is pleased to announce their 2021 Summer Internship Program application is live! The application will close on February 5, 2021. For more information, please see the below flyer.

SAM Companies will also be holding a virtual career fair exclusive for December 2020 Graduates on Thursday, November 19th at 9:00am CT. To register, click here.


Internship: Brivar Construction Company

BRIVAR Construction Company is looking for interns for the summer of 2021. They are a smaller construction company that does general contracting in Michigan. Their office is located in Brighton, MI. Anyone is welcome to reach out for this internship if they are interested in the construction industry.

If interested or would like to apply, please contact Natalie Chlapik at Natalie@brivar.com or 248-826-9339.  


Construction Internships 2021

A construction internship with Next Step provides students with the opportunity to lead hundreds of students in community-focused construction projects during nine weeks of mission trips. As part of the construction team, you will be directly involved in each project, with specific hands-on experience in on-site leadership, planning, estimating, scheduling, budgeting, and management. You will be overseeing energetic, professional construction worksite experiences for volunteers that greatly benefit the community, all while developing their individual skills. Next Step provides training and support, and places hired construction staff on a construction team in one of 10 communities.

Details:
Positions available: Construction Project Manager, Construction Site Supervisor
Salary: $1,500+ (lodging and meals included)
Full Time Position: May 24 – August 10, 2021

For more information, you can visit their website or contact Brian at brian.ledtke@nextstepministries.com.

You can apply using this link.