Hershey, PA

Field Technician

DUTIES

This position will consist of conducting Construction Quality Assurance (CQA)/Construction Quality Control (CQC) field inspections & material laboratory quality control testing. CQA/CQC responsibilities will include, but not be limited to field testing of concrete, soil & aggregate & bituminous paving materials. Candidate will receive on the job training to perform the following: field density and observations of soil placement, field testing of plastic concrete, including the preparation and formation of field and laboratory samples, field testing and observations of bituminous materials, hand auger borings under the direction of project manager, observe excavations & correlated the observations to soil boring logs. Proper reporting of test results will be mandatory in a timely fashion. Ideal candidate will have construction labor or observation experience, technical writing and strong language skills, and the ability to adequately communicate with Contractors and Owner’s representative. Basic computer skills. Experience in shoring, deep foundation & ground improvement inspection or NICET II registration, a plus.

The CQA/CQC position will also require the person to develop skills to perform laboratory tests on field specimens. These tests could include laboratory moisture content, proctor, gradation, concrete compression and bituminous tests.

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

High School Diploma (or equivalent), 2 Year vocational, or college degree preferred. Physically capable of the physical labor required, including work at hazardous waste sites with personal protective equipment. MUST have the ability to lift 30-60 lbs from the floor to 2′, occasionally lift 60-100 lbs from the floor to 2′ and frequently carry 30-60 lbs for 10-30′. Occasionally carry 60-100 lbs for 10-30′, stand for up to 8 hours, often on uneven surfaces and move for up to 8 hours with frequent bending and stooping. Occasional outside work in inclement weather and travel for extended periods are a possibility.

The person to be accepted for this position MUST have a valid driver’s license without restriction. The person must have personal and reliable transportation to allow him/her to get from the residence to the work place and return. The person may be asked to use personal transportation for work related purposes. The person will be compensated for travel expenses at approved government rates. The person MUST pass a drug screening and a background check.

Interested candidates should email resume, expression of interest and salary requirements to lmelnick@geoscience.us. Please submit in rtf; doc; or pdf format.

Geotechnical Engineer 8+ Years

Geotechnical Engineering Professional 8+ Years – Candidate must have a BS or MS in civil engineering with 8 + years of experience with emphasis in geotechnical engineering.  A P.E. license in Pennsylvania is required with ability to gain reciprocity in bordering states.  Position will support a wide range of projects requiring broad knowledge and experience in geotechnical engineering, including: shallow foundations; deep foundations; retaining structures; shoring; karst hazards; mechanically stabilized earth (MSE) berms/walls; slope stability; ground improvement techniques; geotechnical support of shale gas projects and solid waste projects; and others. Experience with dam inspections, monitoring, rehab, and permitting is also desired.

Qualified candidates must demonstrate proficient verbal and written communication skills, excellent computer skills, strong work ethic, adaptability, and teamwork skills. The successful candidate will possess a positive attitude, an “ownership mentality”, and establish client relationships, define client needs, develop winning strategies, prepare proposals and generate sales in the Mid-Atlantic region, as well as promote other ARM services.

Resumes may be mailed, faxed, or sent via email to hr.resumes@armgroup.net Please submit in – rtf; doc; or pdf format.

Civil/Geotechnical Engineer – 0-5 Years

Civil/Geotechnical Engineering Professional 0-5 Years– Qualified candidates must demonstrate proficient verbal and written communication skills, excellent computer skills,  strong work ethic,  adaptability and teamwork skills. Candidate must have a BS or MS in civil or environmental engineering with 0-5 years of experience. Position will support a wide range of projects related to water resources, stormwater management, erosion and sediment control planning, geotechnical, construction administration, and permitting in support of the oil and gas and solid waste industries. Projects will also involve field inspections of soils, concrete, geosynthetics, pavement systems and erosion and sediment controls. Past construction inspection and/or field testing experience (including nuclear density gauge, ACI certification, or GRI/GSI geosynthetics installation experience) preferred.

Resumes may be mailed, faxed, or sent via email to hr.resumes@armgroup.net Please submit in – rtf; doc; or pdf format.

Project Manager/Geologist/Hydrogeologist

Project Manager/Geologist/Hydrogeologist – The ideal candidate will have 5 or more years of experience in geologic and hydrogeologic projects, including field work and long-term monitoring efforts.  Minimum educational requirements include a 4 year academic degree in geology.  Master’s degree is a plus.  Licensure as a Pennsylvania Professional Geologist (PG) preferred.  Qualified candidates must have proficient verbal and written communication skills, excellent computer skills, a strong work ethic, and the ability to work as part of a team.  Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and Powerpoint, as well as water-quality meter use, and datalogger programming and use (Win Situ, Levelogger, etc.).  OSHA 40-hr HAZWOPER required, and MSHA Surface Mining, and/or Safeland training desired.  The ideal candidate will manage, perform and provide technical support for:

  • PA Act 2 project implementation,
  • Environmental monitoring and site characterization,
  • Monitoring well drilling oversight and logging,
  • Groundwater and surface water sampling,
  • Aquifer testing and characterization,
  • Preparation of application materials,
  • Proposal writing/development, and
  • Report writing and client interactions.

The position will require some overnight travel and a valid driver’s license.  The ability to lift and carry heavy equipment is also required.  Preference will be given to candidates with prior experience interacting with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP).  Selected candidate will likely support ARM Group, Inc. in performing work for various business lines (Solid Waste, Oil & Gas, Geophysics, Environmental, Water Resources) and clients.

Resumes may be mailed, faxed, or sent via email to hr.resumes@armgroup.net.  Please submit in – rtf; doc; or pdf format.

Professional Land Surveyor (PLS)

Professional Land Surveyor -Ideal candidate will have 8 or more years of experience in surveying for civil engineering projects. Qualified candidates must have proficient verbal and written communication skills, excellent computer skills, strong work ethic, and the ability to work as a team player. Candidate must be able to provide a significant amount of field surveying as well as office support for surveying activities.  Position will be located in our Hershey, State College, or Canonsburg office and coordinate with personnel within each office of the company.  Prepare drawings with various software, including Autodesk products such as AutoCAD (various releases), and Civil 3D, etc.  Familiar with Trimble GPS software and technology. Coordinate with our headquarters, and create/follow standardized procedures and protocols.  Assist engineers/managers as an engineering Designer, taking concepts and objectives, and developing the final detailed design or other type of drawing, based upon the initial instruction and overall project objectives. Work effectively and cooperatively with all personnel and complete work assignments on time and with minimal errors.  Be responsible for survey personnel and equipment including but not limited to budgets, utilization, equipment maintenance, calibrations, etc. for the survey operations.  Carry out survey assignments for various ARM business units (e.g., Energy, Oil & Gas, Environmental, Waste Management, etc.) throughout PA, MD, OH, & WV.

Must have computer literacy in Microsoft Word and Excel. Position should be accustomed to completing work with limited supervision and be comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary team environment. An Associate Degree in Surveying or Engineering and a licensed PA PLS is required and a MD, OH, and/or WV PLS is a plus.  A valid driver’s license is required.

Resumes may be mailed, faxed, or sent via email to hr.resumes@armgroup.net
Please submit in – rtf; doc; or pdf format.

Senior AutoCAD Designer

Senior AutoCAD Designer – Candidate should have 10 or more years of experience in drafting for civil engineering and /or surveying projects. Position will support a wide range of projects related to water resources, stormwater management, erosion and sediment control planning, geotechnical, construction administration, and permitting in support of the solid waste and oil & gas industries.  Qualified candidates must have proficient verbal and written communication skills, excellent computer skills, strong work ethic, adaptability and teamwork skills.  Candidate must have proven drafting presentation skills, must be proficient with AutoCAD and Civil 3D 2014, or newer, and be able to efficiently generate grading plans, profiles, sections details, and quantity/volume calculations. Must have computer literacy in Microsoft Word and Excel.  CAD Designer should be accustomed to completing work with limited supervision, on budget and within expected timeframes, and be comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary team environment.  At a minimum, an AutoCAD Certificate is required.  An Associate Degree in Survey, Drafting, or Engineering is a plus.

Resumes may be mailed, faxed, or sent via email to hr.resumes@armgroup.net
Please submit in – rtf; doc; or pdf format.