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Survey Party Chief (Mt. Pleasant Office)

HGBD is currently accepting applications for a Survey Party Chief.  The successful candidate will work with a team of professionals to complete a wide variety of survey projects in South Carolina and North Carolina.  Projects may include boundary surveys, topographic surveys, wetland surveys, route surveys, construction layout and other types of surveys as clients require.  This position will be filled by a results-oriented individual that is self-motivated, with a proven track record of relevant experience.

Desired Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma with a minimum of three (3) years of experience as a Survey Party Chief in South Carolina.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to accurately perform survey calculations in the field with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated experience with electronic data collection equipment.
  • Demonstrated experience with Survey Grade GPS Equipment.
  • Ability to pass drug screening.
  • Clean driving record required.

Interested applicants should send resumes in PDF format to careers@hgbd.com with a cover letter referencing the position of interest.

 

Survey Instrument Operator (Mt. Pleasant Office)

HGBD is currently accepting applications for a Survey Instrument Operator.  The successful candidate will work with a team of professionals to complete a wide variety of survey projects in South Carolina and North Carolina.  Projects may include boundary surveys, topographic surveys, wetland surveys, route surveys, construction layout and other types of surveys as clients require.  This position will be filled by a results-oriented individual that is self-motivated, with a proven track record of relevant experience.

Desired Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma with a minimum of two (2) years of experience as an instrument operator.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience with electronic data collection equipment.
  • Ability to pass drug screening.
  • Clean driving record required.

Interested applicants should send resumes in PDF format to careers@hgbd.com with a cover letter referencing the position of interest.

 

Structural CAD/Revit Technician (Savannah Office)

HGBD currently has an opening in our Structural Department for a full-time Structural CAD/Revit Technician in our Savannah Office. Candidate must have a minimum of one (1) year of demonstrated Revit Structure experience. Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Working under pressure in a fast-paced team environment to meet project deadlines.
  • Coordinating work with other disciplines.
  • Working under nominal supervision.
  • Producing structural construction documents using various CAD software to HGBD’s and client standards.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Associate’s or technical school degree.
  • Proficient in Revit Structure 2011 (newer editions acceptable) and Microsoft Office software.
  • 1-3 years of prior experience in structural CAD-related projects preferred.
  • A positive team attitude and commitment to our work and our clients.
  • Knowledge of MicroStation very helpful and preferred.

Interested applicants should send resumes to careers@hgbd.com with subject line of email referencing the position of interest.

 

Project Engineer (Savannah Office)

HGBD is currently seeking a Project Engineer with municipal water and wastewater experience for our Savannah, GA office.  The successful candidate will use his/her technical abilities to plan, analyze and design water treatment and distribution systems, wastewater collection systems, water source development and wastewater treatment and disposal.  The Project Engineer will be responsible for development of preliminary engineering reports, engineering calculations, technical reports, permitting, construction drawings and project specifications.  The successful candidate is expected to perform work within assigned budget, schedule and quality requirements and be able to successfully manage a project from concept through construction.  Ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills; be capable of successfully interacting with multiple disciplines to complete a project; and have the ability to obtain a Georgia Professional Engineer License.

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering required.  Graduate-level work preferred.
  • Five (5) years of experience minimum required.
  • Experience with standard industry software such as WaterCAD, SewerCAD, AutoCAD, BioWin and/or other standard software.
  • Knowledge of ArcView and ArcMap preferred.
  • Prior experience in municipal water and sewer projects preferred.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • A positive team attitude and commitment to our work and our clients.

Interested applicants should send resumes to careers@hgbd.com with subject line of email referencing the position of interest.

 

CAD Technician (Savannah Office)

HGBD currently has an opening for a Water/Wastewater CAD Technician in our Savannah, GA office.  The main responsibility of the CAD Technician is to create designs under the direction from a Project Engineer or Project Manager for various municipal design projects.  This position will require familiarity with plant piping systems with a grasp of spatial relationships of plant elements.  The successful candidate should:  have an understanding of municipal utility systems and fundamental requirements for water, sewer and storm drainage utility layout and design; have a basic understanding of Architectural and Structural drawing terminology and drawing presentation; and be skilled in the knowledge of construction drawing preparation and presentation.  
 
Desired Qualifications:
  • Associate’s or technical school degree.
  • Must be proficient in ACAD 13 3D and Microsoft Office software.
  • Knowledge of ArcView and ArcMap very helpful and preferred.
  • Prior experience in municipal water and sewer CAD-related projects preferred.  
  • A positive team attitude and commitment to our work and our clients.

Interested applicants should send resumes to careers@hgbd.com with subject line of email referencing the position of interest.

 

Assistant Survey Department Head/Project Manager (Mt. Pleasant Office)

Hussey, Gay, Bell & DeYoung (HGBD) is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Survey Department Head/Project Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the daily activities of the firm’s survey crews and CAD staff. Responsibilities will also include individual project management, scheduling and ensuring client satisfaction. HGBD’s survey work includes, but is not limited to, boundary surveys, topographic surveys, construction layout, route surveys and as-builts. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate meaningful supervisory experience in these types of work. The successful candidate will be able to work with minimal supervision to complete projects with demanding scopes and schedules.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Must have been licensed as a Professional Land Surveyor in South Carolina for a minimum of three (3) years.
  • Minimum of three (3) years of management level experience in a land surveying firm.
  • Experience and knowledge with Civil 3D, AutoCAD and Microstation programs.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills sufficient to represent the company to clients, municipal agencies and others.

Interested applicants should send resumes to careers@hgbd.com with subject line of email referencing the position of interest.

 

Senior Project Representative (Savannah Office)

Hussey, Gay, Bell & DeYoung is currently accepting applications for a Senior Project Representative.  This position requires construction observation of Water and Sewer Piping, Pump Stations, Water/Wastewater Treatment Plants, Grading Streets & Sites, Paving, Storm Drainage and Concrete projects.  We are seeking a candidate who is self-motivated with leadership skills, good work ethics, good verbal communication and writing skills.  The ideal candidate will have worked for a general contractor specializing in the construction of water, sewer and storm drainage systems, site grading, base and paving and concrete work.  Candidate must be able to inspect ongoing construction projects for quality, accuracy per contract documents and approved standards.  Review of contract documents for constructability and cost evaluations is also a job requirement.

Interested applicants should send resumes to careers@hgbd.com with subject line of email referencing the position of interest.

 

Transportation Engineer (Columbia Office)

HGBD is seeking an enthusiastic and detail-oriented Transportation/Highway Engineer with minimum eight (8) years of experience for full-time employment.  Successful candidates will design and manage certain aspects of transportation projects for state and local governments, including the development of construction plans, cost estimates, bid documents, various calculations, and quantity takeoffs.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in the design and creation of construction documents on a wide variety of transportation projects.
  • Different roadway design components including typical sections, earthwork, geometric layouts, drainage and hydraulic analysis, erosion control plans, signing and marking plan, safety features and maintenance of traffic plans. 

Assignments will also involve tasks associated with producing a set of construction documents including design, drafting, quantity computations, specifications, and cost estimates.

Candidate shall, at minimum, possess:

  • An undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited curriculum.
  • A minimum of eight (8) years of professional work experience with an emphasis in highway/ transportation design projects, including complete preparation of ROW and final construction plans.
  • Licensure as a Professional Engineer is required.  Ability to obtain licensure in SC within 6 months, if not currently registered.
  • Familiarity with AASHTO, and MUTCD publications, specifications and standards, and SCDOT design standards.
  • Knowledge and experience in use of roadway design programs, MicroStation V8i and GEOPAK Road and Drainage.
  • Effective planning, scheduling and organizational skills.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.

Candidates will be expected to complete work with minimal oversight.  Occasional travel will be required in completing site visits, conducting plan review meetings, and attending public meetings.

Interested applicants should send resumes in PDF format to careers@hgbd.com with a cover letter referencing the position of interest.

 

Senior Hydraulic Engineer (Savannah Office)

HGBD is seeking an enthusiastic and detail-oriented Hydraulic/Drainage Engineer with ten (10) years of experience for full-time employment.  Successful candidates will design and manage certain aspects of transportation and drainage improvement projects for state and local governments, including the development of construction plans, cost estimates, bid documents, various calculations, and quantity takeoffs.

Candidate shall, at minimum, possess:

  • An undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited curriculum.
  • A minimum of ten (10) years of professional work experience with an emphasis in hydraulic studies, analysis and design.
  • A professional engineering license in the State of Georgia  and/or South Carolina.
  • Knowledge and experience in use of drainage and roadway drainage design programs, especially XPSWMM or similar dynamic modeling software, HEC-RAS, Geopak and/or Inroads.
  • Demonstrable expertise with either AutoCAD/Civil 3D or MicroStation V8i.
  • Effective planning, scheduling and organizational skills.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.

Tasks will primarily include the following items:

  • Performing civil engineering design and project management with emphasis on drainage for state and county highway and drainage improvement projects.
  • Performing hydrologic and hydraulic calculations and reports including flood risk reduction studies, hydraulic modeling and calculations, floodplain studies, implementation of drainage systems, and specifications.
  • Performing complete hydrologic/hydraulic design of roadway drainage systems, bridge hydraulic analysis, and erosion control design and other ancillary plans.
  • Design, analysis and plan preparation for roadway and site development drainage and stormwater management systems to meet state and local regulatory requirements.
  • Supervising technical staff assisting with project completion.

Interested applicants should send resumes in PDF format to careers@hgbd.com with a cover letter referencing the position of interest.

 

A top ENR 500 Design Firm, Hussey, Gay, Bell & DeYoung (HGBD) has provided professional engineering and architectural services in Georgia and South Carolina for more than five (5) decades. The firm provides full design service in the fields of transportation, drainage, civil, water and wastewater systems, solid waste, site development, master planning and landscape architecture, as well as support services in the fields of geotechnical engineering, environmental engineering and surveying. HGBD International, Inc. provides architectural, interior design and planning services in addition to project management. 

To learn more about HUSSEY, GAY, BELL & DEYOUNG, please visit our website at www.hgbd.com.

Hussey, Gay, Bell & DeYoung, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Accessibility for Applicants with Disabilities: Consistent with applicable law, Hussey, Gay, Bell & DeYoung, Inc. (HGBD) is an equal opportunity employer and provides access and opportunities to those with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request an accommodation by contacting HGBD’s CFO, Tony Uhrich, at tuhrich@hgbd.com or 912.354.4626 for assistance. Please be sure to include your name, preferred method of contact, and details on your requested accommodation. HGBD will make every effort to respond to your request promptly.

Hussey, Gay, Bell & DeYoung, Inc. participates in the federal E-Verify program. See www.dhs.gov/E-Verify

HGBD offers a competitive salary and benefit package commensurate with experience.  All applicants must have a satisfactory driving record and submit to a pre-employment drug screening.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §60-1.4 (a), 60-300.5 (a) and 60-741.5 (a).  These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.  Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.