Month: April 2022

Job Posting: Mears Group

Mears Pipeline Integrity has full time openings for 2 field engineers June 1, 2022 due to increased work load. We are a testing, engineering, construction company owned by publicly traded Quanta Services. They help pipeline companies comply with the Federal safety code by assessing their pipelines. They are looking to hire Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical graduates. If interested, please call Bill Marshall.

William F. Marshall, PE


4500 N. Mission Rd., Rosebush, MI 48878
Direct 989.433.5102 | Cell 847.922.8497

Job Posting: MDOT

It’s not too late to still apply for an internship or entry position at MDOT. See links below:


Southwest Region

Bay Region




Traffic – Lansing

Traffic – Mt Pleasant


Construction – Detroit

Job Posting: DeKalb County Government (Indiana)

DeKalb County Government’s Surveyor’s Office is recruiting for a full-time First Deputy Surveyor for its office located in Auburn, Indiana. This position performs a variety of professional land surveying activities with an emphasis on office work with some supplemental field time as well, both under the direction of a licensed Land Surveyor/Professional Engineer. This position provides technical and professional review of survey maps, survey documents and improvement plans submitted to the County. It also provides information and assistance to the public in person, by telephone or in the field. The ideal candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, proficiency and experience with computer software and tools related to surveying activities including but not limited to AutoCAD/ArcMap, Adobe Acrobat, GPS and general surveying equipment, and the ability to interpret record data to plot and evaluate the accuracy of survey maps and legal descriptions.

Job Posting available here:

Job Posting: Toebe Interships

Founded in 1922, Our Company has a long history of safe, stable, and profitable work, building some of the largest and most complex heavy highway construction projects in the State of Michigan. We take great pride in our employees and strong core values, which have been the bedrock of our success for the past 100 years.

Current job postings:

Job Posting: Mackinac County Road Commission

Now hiring! The Mackinac County Road Commission is seeking to fill a seasonal engineering position for the 2022 construction season. This position would be an excellent opportunity for a student who is studying in the civil or construction engineering field to gain valuable experience. Along with this seasonal position there is an opportunity for development of a fulltime position with the Mackinac County Road Commission.

Duties include but are not limited to the following: perform field surveying, assist in the design and development of road construction plans, perform construction inspection and documentation, and various other technical engineering related work.

Desirable candidates should be: studying toward a degree in Civil Engineering or Engineering Technology, knowledgeable in CAD software, experienced with other computer software, and experienced with project engineering and documentation.

Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.  The Road Commission offers an excellent fringe benefit program.

Applications forms are available by contacting the Mackinac County Road Commission office at:

706 N State St

St. Ignace, MI


Job Postings: Bear Construction

BEAR Construction Company is a family-owned corporation that builds some of the premiere office, industrial and medical projects in Chicagoland and the Midwest. The company’s growth and success are based upon our commitments to quality craftsmanship, client satisfaction and the well-being of our employees. We understand the enormous role that our employees play in our success, and continually strive to offer a supportive environment for employee development and growth. An inclusive and pleasant work atmosphere, continuing education and training programs and internal advancement opportunities are some examples of how BEAR Construction Company motivates and challenges our team members.

BEAR Construction owns and occupies a 37,000 square foot office/warehouse in Rolling Meadows, IL that serves as our headquarters. Additionally, BEAR has a large downtown Chicago office located at 1 N LaSalle, in addition to satellite offices at 330 N. Wabash, The Merchandise Mart, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and a large warehouse and office in Bradley, Illinois. These locations are homes to our teams of roughly 100 professionals, including Project Management, Estimating, Accounting, Safety and Risk Management and Plan Production.

We’d love to speak with you about becoming a member of the BEAR family!

To be considered, please email your resume to Human Equities.

Open positions:

CEGE Senior Design Colloquium – April 29

The Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering Department is pleased to invite the University community to attend the Spring 2022 senior design team presentations. This semester students have undertaken a wide range of projects to fulfill the Department’s senior design requirement. 

Presentations will run from 8 am – 12 pm in EERC 103, Dow 641 and Dow 642, on Friday, April 29th. Zoom links are also included in the presentation information below and on the attached poster. 

EERC 103:

8 AM – 9:30 AM (Dr. David Watkins:

9:30 AM – 12 PM (Dr. Zhanping You:

Dow 641:

8 AM – 10:30 AM (Dr. Daniel Dowden:

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM (Dr. David Watkins:

Dow 642:

8:30 AM – 11 AM (Dr. Melanie Watkins:

Job Postings: Jay Dee Contractors, Inc

Field Engineer/Estimator opportunity with Jay Dee Contractors, Inc.

Jay Dee Contractors, Inc., a Midwestern based Heavy Underground Construction contractor is seeking an experienced Field Engineer/Estimator

Founded in 1965, Jay Dee is a family-owned company that continues to deliver excellence as an Underground Contractor in the US and Canada.  With a Safety-First mindset, we are configured to deliver value and quality to our clients. We understand that adding value is just that – giving more than what is expected. Our people, working as a unified team, produce at a standard unparalleled in our industry. It is these fundamentals that drive our Company and have led to its consistent growth and enhanced reputation over the years.

Our team of skilled employees, paired with an extensive inventory of equipment has allowed us to build a project portfolio that varies in size, scope and level of complexity. To date, the Jay Dee team has completed over 100 miles of safe and effective underground spaces and tunnels in a variety of ground conditions, including soft ground and hard rock.  We encourage you to learn more by visiting our website:

The Position:

The Field Engineer/Estimator reports directly to the Chief Estimator and will be responsible for reviewing bid requirements, securing subcontractor and vendor pricing, and preparing estimates for hard rock, soft ground tunnels, cast-in-place structures, micro-tunneling, and sewer and water projects.  Approximately 15-20% travel is required to attend pre-bid meetings and support active projects.  This is an ideal position for an experienced Field Engineer looking to transition into an office based Estimating position.

More info about this position can be found here:

Scholarship: IMAGIN

IMAGIN Scholarship

The IMAGIN Scholarship is awarded in recognition of outstanding student scholarship in Geographic Information / Geospatial Sciences. The $500 scholarship is supported by members and conference attendees through contributions to the IMAGIN scholarship fund. Any student enrolled in a Michigan College or University, graduate or undergraduate is eligible for the award.  Awards for both graduate and undergraduate may be awarded in a single year, based upon the review committee’s recommendation. 

The 2022 IMAGIN Scholarship program is now open and students can complete the IMAGIN Scholarship Application below.   All applications are due by Friday, May 13, 2022 at 5:00 pm.  Two (2) $500 scholarships will be awarded for 2022, with one targeted to an undergraduate student and the other for a graduate level student.   

2022 IMAGIN Scholarship Application Form


Scholarship: SEAMi


SEAMi is offering a minimum of (2) $2,000 Scholarships to any current Undergraduate Civil Engineering Student focusing in Structural Engineering at an ABET Accredited Michigan College or University.

Note: Michigan residency is not a requirement to apply.


Completed Applications including full transcripts must be received no later than April 11, 2022 at the mailing or e-mail address noted on the Application.

Applications will be reviewed by impartial judges and winners will be chosen based on:

  • Academic Performance
  • Future Goals and Aspirations
  • Current and Past Activities


Scholarship recipients will be notified no later than May 1, 2022, by written letter.

Scholarship Recipients are invited and encouraged to attend the SEAMi Statewide Conference.  

Follow the link below to download the Scholarship Application. We look forward to seeing your application and helping make your college experience an enjoyable one!

SEAMi Scholarship Application