Category: Job Postings

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.

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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.

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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.

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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:

Geomatics Virtual Event – NGA (3/16)

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) will be hosting a virtual recruiting event on March 16. They employ students from many disciplines, including but not limited to: geophysics, earth sciences, geology, geomatics, math, astronomy, physics, surveying and applied sciences more generally. Note that a high percentage of our interns go on to work full time at NGA.

The virtual presentation will focus on geoscience-related employment and internship opportunities at NGA. The event will be an hour and a half where they spend time introducing NGA and our office of Geomatics and the divisions within i.e., GNSS, Photogrammetry, Geosciences and Geodetic Surveys. Employees from the NGA Office of Geomatics will speak generally about what they do, to help students better gauge their interest in our agency, as well as give application tips to apply for employment.

Virtual recruiting event on 3/16/2022 at 4-530 ET.

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Job Posting (Internship): OHM (Kalamazoo)

OHM Advisors has the Internship Opportunity you have been looking for!

With the singular mission of Advancing Communities, our diverse, 500+ member team works collaboratively across multiple service areas, including architecture, engineering, planning, surveying, and construction engineering, to create better places for people.

OHM has internship and Co-Op Positions available at our Kalamazoo office in the Field Services Department.  You will gain valuable working knowledge from real world application in the field. Your primary role will include the following:

  • Assist project engineers in the application of principles, methods, and techniques of engineering.
  • Collaborate with a team to solve problems and complete projects
  • Assist in developing design documents utilizing Civil 3D
  • Construction observation.
  • Material Testing such as density, concrete, and HMA
  • Assist survey crew.

Our other departments including Transportation, Survey, and Municipal Engineering located in multiple Michigan locations have internship opportunities as well! Please go to OHM Website for all locations and for the Kalamazoo location, please contact me directly, Jim Woods at 269-998-6789 or

Internships: Volkswagen Group of America

Volkswagen Group of America is looking for applicants for a 10-week internship this summer within our EHS department. The program description and specific role posting are attached. Any interested applicants must apply with a resume and cover letter via email to, subject line “Application for EHS Internship,” no later than March 11. It is a mostly remote position, so we are accepting applicants from across the country. We will be covering business travel (air/lodging) to some of our facilities during the internship for some hands-on experience.

If any interested applicants want to reach out to me directly, my work information is below:

Caryn Murray Ballou 

Product Stewardship Specialist  

Environment, Health & Safety (US/H) 

T. +1 248 754 4227 

M. +1 248 425 7973