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Civil Engineering – Assistant Engineer

Civil Engineering – Assistant Engineer

Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering is seeking candidates for an Assistant Professional Engineer or Engineer in Training in the Civil Engineering Division in Casper, WY. This position requires thorough knowledge of civil/agricultural design and engineering practices and techniques, as well as CAD and graphics drafting skills. Applicant will be asked to plan and conduct independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures and criteria. Applicant will devise new approaches to problems, and prepare or modify drawings, specifications, calculations, charts and graphs, and monitor work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices and Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering standards. An emphasis in water and natural resources, including hydrology & hydraulics, and site grading is preferred.

Responsibilities:
• Develop surface models, pipe networks, pressure networks, and manage point clouds utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D or ESRI software
• Utilize sketches, notes and other input material to complete design drawings with minimal supervision
• Inform Project Manager(s) of progress on assigned projects
• Provide basic project design utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D
• Prepare technical engineering calculations
• Use catalogs to specify items for which original design is not required
• Instruct drafters on how to create drawing of designs
• Perform research, write technical reports and prepare opinions of cost
• Use modeling software to solve engineering problems
• May provide some surveying and construction observation
• Construction Inspection, field work and site surveys when needed
• Receive initial instruction or advice from a supervisor or project manager; work is subject to supervisor approval
• May supervise student and/or drafting staff
• Prepare project schedules and may provide project management
• May traverse and work in all types of terrain and weather conditions, as well as project sites in various stages of construction
• Other assigned duties as required

Job Requirements:
• Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or other applicable field from an ABET accredited U.S. institution of higher education
• 2+ years of engineering experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D for civil design site/land development
• PE licensure or EI certificate with ability to obtain PE licensure within 2 years
• Proficient in AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D experience is preferred
• Construction observation and/or operator experience is preferred
• Survey experience with survey grade GPS, mapping grade GPS and Total Station preferred
• Effective communications skills both oral and written
• Effective interpersonal skills with coworkers and public agency officials
• Self-starter
• Valid Driver’s License
• Ability to work interdependently within a team environment
• Must be flexible to changes in work assignments on short notice and/or on a daily basis as changes occur in project needs
• Represent WHCE in a professional manner at all times

Skills and Special Requirements/Licensing:
• AutoCAD Civil 3D
• Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Suite
• Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening
• Background screening including previous employment, education, criminal history, and driving record verification
• Ability to legally work in the United States

Work Environmental & Physical Demands:
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• While performing duties of this job, employee will occasionally be required to drive a motor vehicle, stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop or kneel, talk and hear, and use fingers and hands to feel objects, tools or controls. Workload may require work in outside environment or on construction sites at times with exposure to sun and wind with occasional limited exposure to precipitation.
• Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 45 pounds.
• Project observation, sampling, observation and certification may require assembly or testing of mechanical components requiring operation of design equipment or components.
• Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
• Overtime may be necessary as workload’s dictate. This may include weekdays, weekends and/or holidays.
• Job will generally be performed in an office environment, but may require travel to visit a Client’s office, project location or industrial/construction job site. Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply.
• May be assigned to work at a Client’s office, facility or site for an extended period of time. Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply. When performing outside Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering’s office, appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided by Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering and/or Client as required.

Response and submittal:
Remit resume, cover letter, & contact information to: info@westernhce.com for questions: 307.215.7430 ext. 101.

Civil/Agricultural Professional Engineer

Civil/Agricultural Professional Engineer

Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering is seeking candidates for a Professional Engineer in the Civil Engineering Division in Casper, WY. This position requires thorough knowledge of civil/agricultural design and engineering practices and techniques, as well as AutoCAD Civil3D and graphics drafting skills. Applicant will be asked to plan and conduct independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures and criteria. Applicant will be responsible for individual project design and development as well as management of team members both internal and external for project related activities and progress, and will also act as a team member for projects with external project partners. Applicant will devise new approaches to problems, and prepare or modify drawings, specifications, calculations, charts and graphs, and monitor work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices and Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering standards. Individual should have experience leading projects, performing customer service and marketing tasks to develop project work and generate or extend contracts with Clients.

Responsibilities:
• Develop surface models, pipe networks, pressure networks, and manage point clouds utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D or ESRI software
• Utilize sketches, notes and other input material to complete design drawings with minimal supervision
• Act as Project Manager for assigned projects
• Inform Project Manager(s) of progress on assigned projects
• Provide project design utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D
• Prepare technical engineering calculations
• Use catalogs to specify items for which original design is not required
• Instruct drafters on how to create drawing of designs
• Perform research, write technical reports and prepare opinions of cost
• Use modeling software to solve engineering problems
• May provide some surveying and construction observation
• Receive initial instruction or advice from a supervisor or project manager; work is subject to supervisor approval
• May supervise student and/or drafting staff
• Prepare project schedules and provide project management
• May traverse and work in all types of terrain and weather conditions, as well as project sites in various stages of construction
• Other assigned duties as required

Job Requirements:
• Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or other applicable field from an ABET accredited U.S. institution of higher education
• Professional Engineering Licensure, in good standing in Wyoming, (PE licensure in other states and/or ability to obtain licensure by comity)
• 5+ years of engineering experience using AutoCAD 3D for civil design site/land development
• Proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D experience is preferred
• Effective communications skills both oral and written
• Effective interpersonal skills with coworkers and public agency officials
• Self-starter
• Valid Driver’s License, with clean driving record; subject to WHCE insurance company review
• Ability to work interdependently within a team environment
• Must be flexible to changes in work assignments on short notice and/or on a daily basis as changes occur in project needs
• Represent WHCE in a professional manner at all times

Skills and Special Requirements/Licensing:
• AutoCAD Civil3D
• Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Suite
• Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening
• Background screening including previous employment, education, criminal history, and driving record verification
• Ability to legally work in the United States (current)

Work Environmental & Physical Demands:
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• While performing duties of this job, employee will occasionally be required to drive a motor vehicle, stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop or kneel, talk and hear, and use fingers and hands to feel objects, tools or controls. Workload may require work in outside environment or on construction sites at times with exposure to sun and wind with occasional limited exposure to precipitation.
• Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 45 pounds.
• Project observation, sampling and certification may require assembly or testing of mechanical and/or electronic components requiring operation of design equipment or components.
• Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
• Overtime may be necessary as workload’s dictate. This may include weekdays, weekends and/or holidays.
• Job will generally be performed in an office environment, but may require travel to visit a Client’s office, project location or industrial/construction job site. Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply.
• May be assigned to work at a Client’s office, facility or site for an extended period of time. Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply. When performing outside Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering’s office, appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided by Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering and/or Client as required.

Response and submittal:
Submit resume, cover letter, & contact information to: info@westernhce.com for questions: 307.215.7430 ext 101.

Professional Land Survey Operations Manager

Professional Land Survey Operations Manager

Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering is seeking candidates for a Professional Land Surveyor for the Land Survey Operations Manager position in Casper, WY. The role of the Land Survey Operations Manager is to proactively coordinate with Survey Clients, Project Managers, Project Engineers, Construction Crews and Company Management to prioritize projects, distribute resources, and accomplish survey needs. He/She will also perform a variety of in-office and field tasks associated with land surveying and civil engineering projects obtained by the company, with oversight over all ground survey field operations including ground field technicians and surveyors. This individual will also coordinate with aerial survey operations staff and procure or coordinate outside aerial survey operations to provide comprehensive survey documents for Clients, Engineers, Design Staff, and Construction Staff.

This position requires thorough knowledge of Land Surveying and Engineering practices and techniques, as well as AutoCAD Civil3D and graphics drafting skills. Applicant will be asked to plan and conduct independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of surveying techniques, procedures and criteria. Applicant will be responsible for individual project survey and survey document development, as well as management of team members both internal and external for survey related activities and progress, and will also act as a team member for projects with external project partners. Applicant will devise new approaches to problems, and prepare or modify drawings, specifications, templates, calculations, charts and graphs, and monitor work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted surveying practices and Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering standards. Will also manage drafting and survey standards. Individual should have experience leading projects, performing customer service and marketing tasks to develop project work and generate or extend contracts with Clients.

Responsibilities:
• Manage both office and field survey staff
• Ability to create and maintain working relationships with clients and potential clients to obtain new work
• Delivery of a quality product and superior service to external and internal clients
• Prepare proposals, monthly invoicing and be responsible for project financial performance
• Adhere to Company safety polices along with use of supplied personal protective equipment, (PPE)
• Complete internal and external training as required
• Responsible for the operations of the Survey Department including personnel, equipment, and budget management accomplished through directing Land Survey Operations and other department personnel.
• Prepare and provide estimates, proposals, and technical approach plans and direct employees in the execution of project work including the sealing of documents in their licensed jurisdiction(s).
• Direct the development, implementation, and monitoring, and adherence to regulatory and compliance programs.
• Direct departmental personnel management including the development of and implementation of company policies and procedures regarding incentives, reviews, hiring, termination, professional development, and maintaining morale of survey staff.
• Direct the development and implementation of program and departmental policies aligned with short and long-term company goals.
• Develop surface models, property boundaries, subdivisions, and manage point clouds utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D or ESRI software
• Utilize sketches, notes and other input material to complete surveys, legal descriptions, easements and survey drawings with minimal supervision
• Act as Project Manager for assigned projects
• Inform Project Manager(s) of progress on assigned projects
• Manage Templates and CAD Standards for and with AutoCAD Civil 3D
• Instruct drafters on how to create drawing of designs and survey information
• Perform research, write technical reports and prepare legal recordable documents
• Operate, Manage, and procure survey equipment
• Use Trimble software to solve engineering problems
• Develop Survey Models, Machine Control models, Stake Out Alignment, profile, and corridor models
• May provide some construction observation
• Receive initial instruction or advice from a supervisor or project manager; work is subject to supervisor approval
• Supervise surveyors, student and/or drafting staff
• Prepare project schedules and provide project management
• One week per month out of town travel is anticipated, but candidate should be prepared for 25-50% travel on an as needed basis.
• May traverse and work in all types of terrain and weather conditions, as well as project sites in various stages of construction
• Other assigned duties as required

Job Requirements:
• Bachelor’s Degree in surveying, geodesy, or other applicable field from an ABET accredited U.S. institution of higher education
• Professional Surveyor Licensure, in good standing in Wyoming, (LS / PLS licensure in other states and/or ability to obtain licensure by comity/reciprocity)
• Professional Surveyor Licensure, in good standing in Colorado-preferred
• 7+ years progressive experience of field/office combined on a survey crew, or related experience
• 5+ years in a people supervisory or management role
• 8+ years of surveying experience and experience using Trimble RTK, Optical, and Laser survey equipment.
• Proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D and Trimble Business Center
• Effective communications skills both oral and written
• Effective interpersonal skills with coworkers and public agency officials
• Self-starter
• Valid Driver’s License, with clean driving record; subject to WHCE insurance company review
• Ability to work interdependently within a team environment
• Must be flexible to changes in work assignments on short notice and/or on a daily basis as changes occur in project needs
• Represent WHCE in a professional manner at all times

Skills and Special Requirements:
• Strong communications skills with the ability to work effectively with all associates and senior management
• Ability to convey a positive and professional image to internal and external contacts
• Ability to work under pressure while maintaining a positive and helpful attitude
• Well organized with the ability to handle multiple and competing priorities
• AutoCAD Civil3D
• Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Suite
• Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening
• Background screening including previous employment, education, criminal history, and driving record verification
• Ability to legally work in the United States (current)

Work Environmental & Physical Demands:
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• While performing duties of this job, employee will occasionally be required to drive a motor vehicle, stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop or kneel, talk and hear, and use fingers and hands to feel objects, tools or controls. Workload may require work in outside environment or on construction sites at times with exposure to sun and wind with occasional limited exposure to precipitation.
• Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 45 pounds.
• Project observation, sampling and certification may require assembly or testing of mechanical and/or electronic components requiring operation of design equipment or components.
• Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
• Overtime may be necessary as workload’s dictate. This may include weekdays, weekends and/or holidays.
• Job will generally be performed in an office and outdoor environment, and will require travel to visit a Client’s office, project location or industrial/construction job site. Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply.
• May be assigned to work at a Client’s office, facility or site for an extended period. Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply. When performing outside Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering’s office, appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided by Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering and/or Client as required.

Response and submittal:
Submit resume, cover letter, & contact information to: info@westernhce.com for questions: 307.215.7430 ext 101.

Civil Engineering – Landscape Architect

Civil Engineering – Landscape Architect

Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering is seeking candidates for a Landscape Architect in the Civil Engineering Division in Casper, WY. This position requires thorough knowledge of landscape architecture and design with at least 2 years of experience. Applicant should be self-motivated, enthusiastic and creative, and client focused. Applicant will be working beside staff engineers as the main Landscape Architect for Western Heritage. An emphasis in water and natural resources, including hydrology & hydraulics, and irrigation design is preferred.

Responsibilities:
• Prepare construction document sets, including construction details, layout, grading, sprinkler and planting plan
• Ability to communicate concept designs graphically and produce project graphics such as 3D models, diagrams and renderings
• Business development
• Utilize sketches, notes and other input material to complete design drawings with minimal supervision
• Inform Project Manager(s) of progress on assigned projects
• Provide basic project design utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D
• Participate in a team setting on most projects, both in-house and multi-company collaborations
• Receive initial instruction or advice from a supervisor or project manager; work is subject to supervisor approval
• May supervise student
• Prepare project schedules and may provide project management
• May traverse and work in all types of terrain and weather conditions, as well as project sites in various stages of construction
• Other assigned duties as required

Job Requirements:
• Bachelor’s Degree in landscape architecture or other applicable field from an ABET accredited U.S. institution of higher education
• 2+ years of LA experience
• Knowledge of Mountain and Arid West plants
• Trail/Pathway design is desirable
• Understanding of site grading and drainage is necessary
• Lighting design is desirable
• Proficient in AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D experience is preferred
• Effective communications skills both oral and written
• Effective interpersonal skills with coworkers and public agency officials
• Self-starter
• Creative skills
• Excellent understand of construction details and documents
• Valid Driver’s License
• Ability to work interdependently within a team environment
• Must be flexible to changes in work assignments on short notice and/or on a daily basis as changes occur in project needs
• Represent WHCE in a professional manner at all times

Skills and Special Requirements/Licensing:
• AutoCAD
• Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Suite
• Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening
• Background screening including previous employment, education, criminal history, and driving record verification
• Ability to legally work in the United States

Work Environmental & Physical Demands:
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• While performing duties of this job, employee will occasionally be required to drive a motor vehicle, stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop or kneel, talk and hear, and use fingers and hands to feel objects, tools or controls. Workload may require work in outside environment or on construction sites at times with exposure to sun and wind with occasional limited exposure to precipitation.
• Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 45 pounds.
• Project observation, sampling, observation and certification may require assembly or testing of mechanical components requiring operation of design equipment or components.
• Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
• Overtime may be necessary as workload’s dictate. This may include weekdays, weekends and/or holidays.
• Job will generally be performed in an office environment, but may require travel to visit a Client’s office, project location or industrial/construction job site. Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply.
• May be assigned to work at a Client’s office, facility or site for an extended period of time. Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply. When performing outside Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering’s office, appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided by Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering and/or Client as required.

Response and submittal:
Remit resume, cover letter, & contact information to: info@westernhce.com for questions: 307.215.7430 ext 101.

Civil Engineering – AutoCAD Drafter / Designer

Civil Engineering – AutoCAD Drafter / Designer

Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering is seeking candidates for an AutoCAD Drafter/Designer in the Civil Engineering Division in Casper, WY. This position is responsible for providing project setup and design support to the project team for engineering projects. Applicant will be responsible for individual project design and development as well as management of team members both internal and external for project related activities and progress, and will also act as a team member for projects with external project partners. Individual should have experience leading projects and people and have the ability to develop project work.

Responsibilities:
• Develop surface models, pipe networks, pressure networks, and manage point clouds utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D or ESRI software
• Work from architectural site plans or land planning documents to produce construction drawings in AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016
• Understand and use established company standards for drafting including layer names, line and character styles, drawings and window names, and file names for sheet layout
• Develop surface models, pipe networks, pressure networks, and manage point clouds utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D or ESRI software
• Utilize sketches, notes and other input material to complete drawings with minimal supervision
• Inform Project Manager(s) of progress on assigned projects
• Other assigned duties as required

Job Requirements:
• Associates Degree or Diploma in Computer-Aided Drafting and Design from an accredited institution of higher education
• 3+ years of experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D for civil design site/land development
• Provides basic project design through CAD drafting.
• Provides technical engineering data in Excel spreadsheets to hard documents
• Input model data for engineering software
• May provide some surveying and construction observation
• Receives initial instruction or advice from a supervisor or project manager; work is subject to supervisor approval
• May supervise staff
• Prepare drafting schedules
• May traverse and work in all types of terrain and weather conditions, as well as project sites in various stages of construction
• Proficient in AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D experience is preferred
• Effective communications skills both oral and written
• Effective interpersonal skills with coworkers and public agency officials
• Self-starter
• Ability to work interdependently within a team environment
• Must be flexible to changes in work assignments on short notice and/or on a daily basis as changes occur in project needs

Skills and Special Requirements/Licensing:
• AutoCAD Civil 3D
• Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Suite
• Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening
• Background screening including previous employment, education, criminal history, and driving record verification
• Ability to legally work in the United States

Work Environmental & Physical Demands:
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• While performing duties of this job, employee will occasionally be required to drive a motor vehicle, stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop or kneel, talk and hear, and use fingers and hands to feel objects, tools or controls. Workload may require work in outside environment or on construction sites at times with exposure to sun and wind with occasional limited exposure to precipitation.
• Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 45 pounds.
• Project observation, sampling, observation and certification may require assembly or testing of mechanical components requiring operation of design equipment or components.
• Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, observing computer screens and the ability to adjust focus.
• Overtime may be necessary as workload’s dictate. This may include weekdays, weekends and/or holidays.
• Job will generally be performed in an office environment, but may require travel to visit a Client’s office, project location or industrial/construction job site. Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply.
• May be assigned to work at a Client’s office, facility or site for an extended period of time. Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply. When performing outside Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering’s office, appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided by Western Heritage Consulting & Engineering and/or Client as required.

Response and submittal:
Submit resume, cover letter & contact information to: info@westernhce.com for questions: 307.215.7430 ext 101.


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