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Current Job Openings:


We currently have job postings for City of Sioux Falls (SD), Banner Associates Inc., JSA Engineers and Surveyors, Western Construction Inc. and Felsburg Holt & Ullevig.


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Environmental Services Manager


Hiring Range DOQ: $3,476.80 - $4,296.00 bi-weekly


Deadline for Filing: Tuesday, May 18, 2021


The Position

Lead the Environmental, Storm Water, and Sanitary Landfill Divisions of Public Works. Responsible to plan, budget, implement and supervise operations including environmental protection, storm water collection and treatment, flood control systems, solid waste management, sustainability, and overall related maintenance activities. Ensure compliance with environmental regulatory policies, programs, and requirements for City departments.   


Qualification Standards

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, natural science or an environmental management field with five (5) years’ experience in water, wastewater, storm water, engineering, or other environmental and/or utility management field; or any such combination of education, experience, and training as may be acceptable to the hiring authority. Previous supervisory experience is desired.


The following certifications and/or licenses are desirable: Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC), Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (40-Hour HAZWOPER), and Professional Engineer.


Possession of a valid driver’s license is required.


Application and Selection

Apply online at www.siouxfalls.org/careers. Most qualified will be invited for testing. If an ADA accommodation is needed, please contact, 72 hours prior to closing date, 605-367-8740 or recruiter@siouxfalls.org.


The City of Sioux Falls is a tobacco-free work environment.


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The City of Sioux Falls does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, creed, ancestry, pregnancy, age, genetic information, or disability in employment or the provision of services.




Transportation Department Manger

Wastewater Project Engineer

Civil Project Manager

Civil Project Engineer

Water Resources Engineer (Experience or Entry-level)

Engineering Technician


Banner Associates is one of the best places to work in the region.  We offer a remarkable work culture, filled with people that work hard because they love what they do.  We partner with our clients every day to tackle new challenges and make our communities better.  We are seeking outstanding professionals to join our team! 


Why Banner?

We offer excellent compensation, performance bonuses, great benefits and a lot of “extras” that make Banner a great place to work.  We offer our staff flexibility in their work schedules so that they can maintain a healthy work life balance.  We value family and operate with a family-first approach for our staff.  We recognize staff for stellar work and value open and transparent communication throughout the organization.  We’re committed to ensuring the success of each staff member, and make sure that staff have the resources needed to perform their work and grow their skills.  We promote community involvement, sponsor various community events and efforts, organize team volunteer events and offer paid volunteer hours to our staff.

 

We’re not your average engineering firm.  We are committed to our clients yet recognize that we cannot be successful without staff that enjoy their team and their workplace.  We strive to exceed our staff’s expectations in maintaining a great workplace and improving all the time.


See a little more about Banner here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QRs_cbODMrc


Apply today and join us!

See below and click this link to view our opportunities and apply online.

http://bannerassociates.com/careers/


Transportation Department Manager

Your journey to a new career starts here, on the roadways of South Dakota! We are seeking qualified candidates to lead our Transportation Department, driving the team on the road to success. Join a team of dedicated people in an extraordinary culture of continuous improvement and new challenges. Competitive salary & outstanding benefit package, plus, Banner offers overtime pay for all salaried positions at a straight rate for any hours over 40 in a work week.  Position is based in our Sioux Falls office and relocation assistance is available. Interested in learning more?  Check out our Careers page to get more details and apply today!


Wastewater Project Engineer

Protecting the water quality of our rivers, lakes, and streams is one of the most critical goals for our staff. We have positioned ourselves as leaders in wastewater engineering in light of growing concerns for the environment prompting new, innovative wastewater treatment strategies. This position would have the opportunity to work with a remarkable team and be involved in a variety of projects from planning to design and construction. Competitive salary & outstanding benefit package, plus, Banner offers overtime pay for all salaried positions at a straight rate for any hours over 40 in a work week.  Position may be based in Brookings, Sioux Falls or Rapid City, SD and relocation assistance is available. Interested in learning more?  Check out our Careers page to get more details and apply today!


Civil Project Manager

Are you looking for an opportunity with a great organization that demonstrates a reputable and consistent community impact throughout South Dakota? Banner Associates is one of the best places to work in the region. We have extensive experience working with local, state and federal government, as well as private developers on projects in four key areas:  Municipal Infrastructure/City Engineering, Transportation, Land Development and Site Development. Now is your chance to join a remarkable team! Competitive salary & outstanding benefit package, plus, Banner offers overtime pay for all salaried positions at a straight rate for any hours over 40 in a work week.  Position may be based in Brookings, Sioux Falls or Rapid City, SD and relocation assistance is available.  Interested in learning more?  Check out our Careers page to get more details and apply today!


Civil Project Engineer

We’re not your average engineering firm. We’re one of the best! We are committed to our clients yet recognize that we cannot be successful without staff that enjoy their team and their workplace. We strive to exceed our staff’s expectations in maintaining a great workplace and improving all the time.  If you have experience working with local, state and federal government, as well as private developers, we want to meet you! Competitive salary & outstanding benefit package, plus, Banner offers overtime pay for all salaried positions at a straight rate for any hours over 40 in a work week.  Position may be based in Brookings, Sioux Falls or Rapid City, SD and relocation assistance is available.  Interested in learning more?  Check out our Careers page to get more details and apply today!


Water Resources Engineer (Experienced or Entry Level Opportunity)

Are you looking for an opportunity with a great organization that demonstrates a reputable and consistent community impact throughout South Dakota? Banner Associates is one of the best places to work in the region. This position would be playing a critical role in assisting with and working on water distribution and treatment projects.  These would include design and construction of treated water transmission mains, pump stations, water towers and water treatment facilities.  Now is your chance to join a remarkable team! Competitive salary & outstanding benefit package, plus, Banner offers overtime pay for all salaried positions at a straight rate for any hours over 40 in a work week.  Position is based in Mobridge, SD and relocation assistance is available. Interested in learning more?  Check out our Careers page to get more details and apply today!


Engineering Technician

We’re not your average engineering firm. We’re one of the best! We are committed to our clients yet recognize that we cannot be successful without staff that enjoy their team and their workplace. We strive to exceed our staff’s expectations in maintaining a great workplace and improving all the time.  As an Engineering Technician, you will have an opportunity to work with an outstanding engineering team and provide detailed drafting and design work for a variety of types of projects. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a great organization, and this role is an integral part of serving our clients. Competitive wages & outstanding benefit package! Position may be based in Brookings, Sioux Falls or Rapid City, SD and relocation assistance is available.  Interested in learning more?  Check out our Careers page to get more details and apply today!


If you have additional questions about these or other opportunities with Banner Associates, Inc., please feel free to reach out any time.

Sarah Meusburger, HR Manager

Banner Associates, Inc.

sarahm@bannerassociates.com

Office: 605-692-6342




Civil Engineering Opportunity

Sioux Falls, South Dakota


You will be exposed to a wide array of engineering projects at JSA – from small commercial lot designs to hundred-acre residential subdivisions to multi-million dollar community infrastructure projects, and everything in between.  You will work with Local, State and Federal agencies including the US Army Corps of Engineers and FEMA. You will work alongside fellow engineers, surveyors, and technicians in an office centered around performing quality work for your clients.  You will enjoy the flexible work hours, the variety of work, and the dedicated staff.


You will be responsible for:

• engineering design of municipal street, utility, and drainage projects

• engineering design of various industrial, commercial, and residential developments

• developing construction plans

• preparing cost estimates

• meeting with Clients and Contractors

• managing construction projects

• performing construction observation.


You will need experience using AutoCAD Civil3D and the Microsoft Office suite (training can be provided as needed).  A licensed Professional Engineer is preferred or an Engineering Intern looking to be licensed within a couple of years. Experience with construction observation and management also beneficial.


To learn more or to apply contact Myron Adam with JSA at 605-679-4344 or at myron@jsaengineers.biz.



Project Estimator / Project Manager


Position Summary

The Project Estimator / Project Manager is responsible for the timely and accurate completion of bids for heavy highway and asphalt paving construction projects. This position monitors state, local and private bid lettings and prepares quotes and bids for general and subcontract work. The estimator works closely with all department heads to ensure accuracy of bidding and effective project scheduling. This position also manages the post-award contracts and is responsible for the internal planning & scheduling of projects. The estimator also handles contact from potential customers inquiring about our products and services. This position reports to the President.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor state, municipal and private sources for bid lettings and opportunities.
  • Keep an effective schedule of upcoming lettings and proposal due dates and communicate regularly with department heads about upcoming bid opportunities.
  • Conduct pre-bid planning meetings with stakeholders in potential projects to ensure thorough and accurate bidding.
  • Develop expertise in HeavyBid project bidding software. Maintain accurate cost data for use in developing bids and quotes.
  • Develop and deliver high-quality, professional bids to potential customers and government agencies.
  • Follow up with customers on awarded work and oversee the contract and subcontract document generation.
  • Effectively communicate awards to department heads, providing plans, deadlines and project details clearly and concisely.
  • Facilitate post-award planning meetings, scheduling discussions and provide overall project management leading up to construction.
  • Field calls and emails from existing and potential customers inquiring about our products and services at our various pits and quarries.
  • Maintain internal pricelists and projections based on commitments.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


Qualifications and Skills:

  • 5 years construction management and/or project estimating experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products a must; knowledge of HeavyBid software a definite plus
  • Positive, professional attitude and strong work ethic.
  • Effective communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability to prioritize workload and self-direct.


Western Construction offers a fun & fast-paced work environment, competitive wages and extensive benefits package. Visit our website at www.western-construction.com to learn more about us and apply!


Transportation Design Engineer

Water Resources Engineer


About Us: 

Felsburg Holt & Ullevig is a consulting firm specializing in transportation and environmental planning, traffic engineering, transportation system design, and environmental services. Our philosophy is to provide creative, effective, and sustainable solutions that connect and enhance your communities. We are able to serve our clients’ diverse needs at the federal, state, regional, and local levels by applying a multidisciplinary and collaborative approach. Our strength comes from Principals with significant technical and management experience who stay actively involved in projects to assure the highest level of client satisfaction.


In 1984, Felsburg Holt & Ullevig began with three employees. Since then, we’ve grown to a firm with more than 160 employees located in Colorado, Nebraska, South Dakota and Iowa. We’re dynamic, collaborative professionals who sustain a culture of high-caliber work, collaboration, community engagement, and healthy doses of fun. We believe our success is nurtured by a team that enjoys their work as well their workplace. Our staff donates time and funds to Habitat for Humanity, Bridges to Prosperity and many other charities with individual champions.


In addition to competitive compensation and eligibility for performance-based bonuses, Felsburg Holt & Ullevig (FHU) offers a comprehensive package of employee benefits.

At FHU we seek to provide a benefits package that helps our team maintain a healthy work / life balance - a concept that is a guiding principle for us. Employees enjoy benefits including:

  • Medical/RX, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability; all of which FHU contributes a significant portion towards or, for some plans, covers 100% of the premiums.
  • Generous Vacation and Sick leave programs
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Adoption Assistance program
  • Flexible works schedules
  • Professional and career development opportunities including tuition reimbursement for continuing education.
  • Support of employee participation in professional and technical societies & various civic organizations.
  • Reimbursement of professional certification and registration fees.

FHU Employees are encouraged to participate in a variety of internal committees which include groups such as the Technology Committee, CAD Committee and the FHUn Committee, which plans multiple events that keep energy (and bragging rights) high and helps us remain a tight-knit team. We also enjoy many opportunities to socialize at various FHU sponsored events throughout the year.


Our success comes from our people. If our mission is a good match with your career goals, we welcome you to apply.


Transportation Design Engineer

Sioux Falls, SD


Summary: Primary duties for a mid-level engineer position in our transportation design group are focused on leading design efforts, design teams, efficient design practice and plan production for a variety of transportation projects. Transportation projects include work for the South Department of Transportation, Municipal and private clients involving feasibility studies, alternatives analysis, public involvement, roadway design, traffic design, and drainage design familiarity.  At FHU, our focus is culture, integrity, and our relationship with co-workers and clients alike. We value each employee’s opportunity for career growth. Now is your chance to join our team!


Essential Duties include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Leads design efforts and team coordination on larger varied and complex transportation projects.
  • Provides design decisions under the direction of a Project Manager,
  • Manages small to mid-sized transportation projects,
  • Assists in data collection, technical analyses, and written documentation with supervision, as needed,
  • Is actively involved in client interaction and participation in presentations in a supporting role,
  • Uses computer assisted engineering [MicroStation/InRoads (Open Roads) and AutoCAD/Civil3D] design software to prepare engineering and design documents,
  • Responsible for job specific quality system tasks as defined in the company’s quality manual.
  • Has a positive, collaborative, and solution oriented mindset

    Requirements

    Education and Experience

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil/Transportation Engineering from an accredited four-year college or university
    • 5 or more years of progressive Transportation Engineering experience
    • South Dakota PE license, or able to obtain a South Dakota PE license within one-year of employment (negotiable)
    • Experience working with SDDOT highly preferred
    • Proficient in MicroStation and AutoCAD highly preferred
    • Familiarity with ArcView GIS software and high proficiency in Excel is a plus


    View the complete posting and apply online at https://apply.workable.com/felsburg-holt-and-ullevig/



    Water Resources Engineer

    Sioux Falls, SD


    Summary: Primary duties for a mid-level engineer position in our water resources group will include the opportunity to work on a wide range of water resources projects ranging from drainage and hydraulics support for transportation projects, stream and wetland restoration projects, design and permitting for stormwater regulatory requirements.

     

    Essential Duties include the following (other duties may be assigned):

    • Analysis and design of various sized drainage engineering projects. This includes hydrology and hydraulic analysis and design for highway and street drainage, storm sewer systems, and modeling of floodplain hydraulics.
    • Work on stormwater quality projects including the design of green infrastructure and other best management practices for stormwater control and treatment, and compliance and permitting documentation.
    • Assist with wetland and stream restoration assessment, analysis, and design.
    • Assist in preparing scope, budget, and scheduling of projects.
    • Use computer assisted engineering design software to prepare engineering and design documents as needed.  This includes the preparation of plans, profiles, details, quantity tabulations and construction costs.
    • Take ownership and responsibility for projects.  This role can vary from water resources Task Lead to Project Manager depending on the size of the project. 

      Requirements

      Education and Experience

      • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil/Environmental/Biological Systems Engineering from an accredited four-year college or university
      • 4 or more years of progressive Water Resources experience
      • South Dakota PE license, or able to obtain a South Dakota PE license within one-year of employment (negotiable)
      • Experience working with SDDOT highly preferred
      • Proficient in MicroStation and AutoCAD highly preferred
      • Experience with drainage design and 1D floodplain modeling
      • Experience with more advanced modeling in one or more specialized areas of H&H modeling (e.g. bridge scour, sediment transport, 2D analysis, etc) preferred
      • Stream restoration and watershed planning experience is a plus
      • Client contact and project coordination is required


      View the complete posting and apply online at https://apply.workable.com/felsburg-holt-and-ullevig/


       

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