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Posted: 2/15/2021
Fontanta, CA

Description

Plans, designs, and supervises construction, maintenance, and alteration of structures and facilities such as electric, gas and water utilities; telecommunications; highway construction; retaining walls; storm water detention and infiltration; rainwater harvesting; onsite wastewater; sewage applications; agriculture; and landscaping.

Responsibilities

  • Leads the design team in structural analysis of Jensen Precast products.
  • Reviews, and if required, seals product developer's work.
  • Provides engineering deliverables, including but not limited to: drawings, submittals, and other technical data. Develops content, including but not limited to: standard details, catalogs, and various marketing content as necessary. Creates user stories, process workflows, and data models to support configuration development.
  • Contributes to structural design methods and philosophies of the engineering department.
  • Performs parametric modeling in CAD or CAE systems to generate product designs. Works in the Product Data Management software (PDM) to develop and support workflows, as well as product structure and bill of material management.
  • Maintains organization of multiple projects and revisions simultaneously. Regularly communicates project status with managers and Jensen Precast branch representatives. Maintains archives of engineering documentation and data for projects.

Qualifications

  • Preferred Education: Specialized post-graduate courses
  • Preferred Experience: Between 2 and 5 years
  • Basic understanding of Bill of Materials and Part Maintenance in a Product Data Management (PDM) software
  • Basic understanding of manufactured product design
  • BS Engineering - Required
  • Concrete design following ACI and AASHTO
  • Experience with Autodesk Vault - Preferred
  • Knowledge of 3D modeling and drafting using Autodesk Inventor - Preferred
  • Steel design according to AISC and /or AASHTO - Preferred

Equal Opportunity Employer

We offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, vision and dental insurance, paid holidays, 401k plan and more.

Qualified candidates apply here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=24415&clientkey=CB8735E87B8F0570B107A29627A5291F

Posted: 2/15/2021
Fontanta, CA

Level: Experienced

Job Location: Fontana - Fontana, CA

Position Type: Full Time

Job Category: Skilled Labor - Trades

We currently have an opening in our Fontana, CA branch for an Equipment Maintenance Electrician (Industrial) 2nd Shift. 

The Equipment Maintenance Electrician is primarily responsible for the preventative maintenance, electrical and some mechanical repairs, and installation of equipment for various departments within a location. This includes, but is not limited to, batch plant, hoppers, lighting, crane ways, building power (electrical), mixers, benders, cutting machinery, welders, conveyors, etc.

  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks to equipment throughout the plant and building as assigned.
  • Troubleshoot & repair overhead cranes, batch plant, hoppers, power grids, mixers, benders, and other equipment as assigned.
  • Complete work orders
  • Inspecting equipment following preventative maintenance procedures to ensure equipment is kept in good working order.
  • Replace damaged parts of equipment with new parts as needed.
  • Utilize a variety of power tools and hand tools to perform preventative maintenance and/or repairs to equipment and machinery.
  • Repair vibrators - both electrical and pneumatic.
  • Maintain all oxygen and gas torch assemblies and welders.
  • Clean work area daily to ensure work environment is safe and organized.
  • Transport machine parts, tools, equipment, and other material between work areas and storage, using cranes, hoists, or dollies.
  • Collect and discard worn machine parts and other refuse in order to maintain machinery and work areas.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Preferred Education: High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings
  • Proficient in utilizing tape measures and basic hand tools including, but not limited to trowels, hammers, wrenches, chisels, power tools, welding torches etc

Equal Opportunity Employer

We offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, vision and dental insurance, paid holidays, 401k plan and more.

Qualified candidates apply here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=22930&clientkey=CB8735E87B8F0570B107A29627A5291F

FSLA Code:             Non-Exempt 

The Production Engineering Revit Detailer position is a full-time position responsible for the production of precast deliverables including but not limited to erection drawings, piece tickets and hardware shop tickets. This position will use Revit software to achieve a high level of accuracy.

Role and Responsibilities

Essential roles, responsibilities and activities for this position include the following:

  • Review of erection drawings
  • Review of production schedule
  • Creating production tickets that adhere to Bristol standards.
  • Provide bill of material for assemblies.
  • Review shop tickets for conformance with the erection drawings
  • Create and or revise specific details using Bristol standards
  • Plant visits to observe production methods
  • Site visits to observe erecting methods

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Requirements for this Position include the following:

  • Revit knowledge and skills, required
  • A two-year degree in Engineering or related field
  • Experience with Revit, Edge^Revit desired
  • Precast or Prestress detailing desired
  • Good communication skills
  • Willingness and ability to learn new skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Reliable work ethic

For more information, or to submit a resume contact Shawn Fister at sfister@bristolgrp.com

Posted: 2/12/2021
Arizona

EnerMech is seeking Concrete Inspectors for a construction project in Arizona.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide QA Inspection of concrete products at precast yards - Typical products inspected include girders, piling, pavement panels, and MSE panels

Skills / Qualifications:

  • Precast / Prestressed Concrete Institute Quality Control Personnel Certification Level I (PCI-I)
  • American Concrete Institute Concrete Field Technician, Grade I Certification
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills is required
  • 5+ years of related experience
  • Technical aptitude
  • Comfortable working in fast paced team environment
  • Valid driver's license is required
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the company's driving (MVR) policy

Job Type: Full-time

Qualified candidates send resume to Joshua Ghormley, jghormley@enermech.com

Posted: 1/29/2021
Lexington, KY

FSLA Code:       Exempt 

The Structural Engineer position is responsible for the leadership of the engineering design and detail of both the precast division and the design/build division.  Success includes creative implementation of cost minimizing strategies as well as leadership to improve schedules and field productivity.  This position also utilizes their precast and prestress experience to coordinate closely with the precast production engineering team.  This person sets the standard for structural design capability while mentoring and developing less experienced engineers.  This is accomplished through:

Leadership

  • Create foundational trust based on the highest integrity and respecting the dignity of every person
  • Champion the thought, planning and execution of company work to assure creative solutions
  • Provide informational support and interaction with the design team, project management, and field operations creating an exchange of information leading to improvement and cost reductions
  • Motivate and create development plans for long term success of engineering consultants
  • Build an internal team of engineers and drafters to provide high-quality structural engineering services for the company
  • Value relationships with clients, vendors, consultants, and Bristol Group employees

Creation/Development/Maintenance

  • Develop and maintain standard details necessary for efficient structural design and detailing
  • Provide preliminary engineering designs, including cost effective options, in support of design-build proposals and manage associated work of detailers
  • Perform routine engineering functions and calculations for structural precast building components; i.e., insulated wall panels, double tees, beams and columns
    • Design connections
    • Stripping, handling, shipping and erection analysis
    • Design bracing and shoring
    • Design and detail repairs for nonconformance items
    • Engineering of foundations and structural steel
  • Coordinate with MEPFP design-build sub-contractors construction documents
  • Perform Construction Administration tasks: Review Shop Drawings, Respond to RFI’s, and jobsite visits Manage risk through effective negotiations and continuous communication with strategic engineering partners
  • Coordinate all outsourced structural engineering consultants to ensure quality, speed, efficient design, and conformance to overall design intent

Engineering Control ‐ Review/Check/Approve/Respond

  • Questions from design team, architect, PM’s, field staff, executives, owners, subcontractors, and/or consultants about any current project
  • Questions from Bristol colleagues or engaged consultants relating to proposals
  • Submittals and drawings related to engineering

Success of the position is measured by:

  • Profitability of projects
  • Cost of errors / omissions / rework leading to profit loss
  • Volume of structural engineering completed by consultants versus in-house engineering
  • Satisfactory completion of structural engineering on or ahead of schedule
  • Management of digital files and workspace organization
  • Communication with internal design team to avoid errors

To perform this job successfully the employee must have the following:

  • 5 - 10 years precast/prestressed design experience preferred
  • Registered P.E. - IN, KY and Ohio (or ability to become registered)
  • Experience with architectural and structural projects
  • Experience with design of building foundations, equipment foundations, and structural steel
  • Product experience includes double tees, columns, beams, spandrels, shear walls, insulated walls and cladding
  • Familiar with IBC building codes
  • PCI and ACI design requirements
  • Ability to communicate in written and verbal formats of English at a professional business level
  • Must demonstrate and be considered a leader in company values

Duties may also include other related design, management and/or engineering activities as assigned by his/her immediate supervisor.  Individuals will be selected and trained for this position at the discretion of the Vice President of Design.

For more information, or to submit a resume contact Shawn Fister at sfister@bristolgrp.com

FSLA Code: Exempt

The Precast Field Services Superintendent provides on-site supervision and technical management for all precast erection operations.  The Superintendent is accountable for the successful performance and profit of each project.  This is accomplished through:

Leadership

  • Create foundational trust based on the highest integrity and the dignity of every person
  • Lead safety consciousness and actions to achieve company goals and meet industry standards
  • Inspect and provide leadership work in progress to ensure workmanship adheres to quality standards and project specifications
  • Plan, schedule, and direct all field erection activities including personnel, equipment, and subcontractors in the executing of work activities
  • Coordinate phases of construction to avoid delays
  • In coordination with the Project Manager, ensure all labor, materials, and subcontractors are onsite when required
  • Effectively communicate with others, including but not limited to suppliers, customers, and employees

Creation / Development/ Maintenance

  • Develop and manage project schedules and two-week look ahead schedules
  • Accurately submit daily / weekly reporting
  • Review and maintain field set of drawings
  • Work in conjunction with management to prepare personnel forecast to project employment and equipment needs
  • Accountability for maintenance of assigned Company equipment and tools on the project

Financial Controls

  • Manage the project budget and attain or exceed profit goals
  • Monitor labor actual vs. budget on self-performed work

Success of the position is measured by:

  • Project safety; incidents, lost time accidents, regulatory sanctions / fines
  • Project profitability – Project budgets are met or exceeded
  • Projects delivered on time
  • Quality and cost of rework
  • Productivity – Labor cost vs target
  • Customer complaints

To perform this job successfully the employee must have the following:

  • An Associates’ degree in Construction Management and/or equivalent experience
  • 5 -10 years of precast erection, production, handling or steel erection experience; Knowledge of precast production and quality control processes are required.
  • The ability to operate a computer, computer networks, common software and communication devices.
  • The ability to demonstrate a high level of safety/training knowledge
  • The ability to communicate at a high level, both receiving and disseminating information for clear understanding
  • The ability to understand broad direction and then formulate and execute detailed complex plans to meet that direction
  • The ability to make complex judgments in the interest of the company and employees
  • The ability to demonstrate and be considered a leader in company values
  • Duties may also include other related management and engineering activities as assigned by his/her immediate supervisor.
  • Individuals will be selected and trained for this position at the discretion of the Vice President

For more information, or to submit a resume contact Shawn Fister at sfister@bristolgrp.com

Responsibilities

  • Analyzes upcoming production and prepares equipment, fixturing and tooling to ensure a safe, high quality and cost-effective production start-up.
  • Develops project scope, costs, financial justification, and schedule for improvements projects. Gains approval for capital expenditures.
  • Work with internal resources and equipment vendors to design and install new equipment and processes. Reconfigures and upgrades existing equipment to meet the needs of the business.
  • Oversees the installation and start-up of new production processes and equipment.
  • Designs new equipment, fixtures, and detailed drawings in 2D or 3D CAD.
  • Creates plant layouts and updates as built drawings.
  • Develops work instructions and standard work. Some time study work will be required to complete these tasks.
  • Troubleshoots process problems to increase productivity and improve product quality.
  • Participates and champions departmental Kaizen events.
  • Assists the maintenance department in the creation of Preventive Maintenance schedules.
  • Assists the maintenance department in troubleshooting equipment problems and determining root cause and corrective actions.
  • Develops new concrete mix designs to save costs and improve quality. Previous experience in this area is not required. Training will be provided as needed.

Qualifications

  • Technical or bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Civil Engineering with 3-5 years or manufacturing plant experience.
  • Proficient in the use of CAD programs. AutoCAD experience preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Willing to work hands on.
  • Willing to work flexible hours as needed to complete projects.

For more information, or to submit a resume contact Shawn Fister at sfister@bristolgrp.com

Posted: 1/29/2021
Charlestown, IN

FSLA Code: Non-exempt

Reports to: Finish Crew Lead

Position Summary

  • Completes all tasks required to place and finish concrete on concrete wall panels and structural components.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Produces high quality precast concrete panels that meet engineering and PCI specifications.
  • Carries out the daily production plan as communicated by the Bed Lead and / or Plant Manager.
  • Completes tasks related to panel production:
    • Cleans and maintains production beds.
    • Prepares beds for concrete placement.
      • Removes protective plastic, installs chairs, finish cleaning.
    • Directs mixer truck driver and rakes concrete to required depths.
    • Cuts and places insulating foam to drawing specifications from blueprints.
    • Installs mesh and rebar and ties them in.
    • Operates manual concrete vibrators to fill voids and consolidate.
    • Operates power screed.
    • Uses hand trowels as needed.
    • Installs lifting pins and other accessories to blueprint specifications.
    • Final finishes the top of panels.
      • Hand trowel finish edges and around plates.
      • Apply broom finish.
      • Hard trowel finish utilizing power trowel machines.
  • Operates heavy equipment such as forklifts, concrete trucks, front end loaders, back hoes, and telehandlers in a safe and responsible manner.
  • Adheres to all safety rules and Ohio Valley Precast guidelines.
  • Reports ALL accidents to the Plant Manger immediately and completes an incident report.
  • Maintains and improves housekeeping to ensure a safe and productive workplace on an hour by hour, day by day basis – “ Clean As You Go “
  • Completes daily preventive maintenance tasks as assigned.
  • Maintains all tools on a daily basis.
  • Keeps continuous improvement in the forefront. Makes suggestions for positive changes without prompting.
  • Demonstrates the company values every day.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibility

  • None

Qualifications

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and /or ability required to be successful in this position.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED ).
  • Two to four years related experience and/or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Skills

  • Ability to read blueprints as related to panel forming and production.
  • Skills required:
    • Ability to accurately measure using a tape measure.
    • Ability to accurately place components in concrete.
    • Ability to bull float and Fresno concrete.
    • Ability to hand float and hand trowel.
    • Ability to operate power tools safely, accurately, and efficiently:
      • Power Screed
      • Screw Guns
      • Rebar Tie Guns
      • Gasoline Powered Trowel Machines to produce a top-level finish. This includes understanding the correct timing for each step.
  • Ability to make basic math calculations.
  • Ability to use tablets and applicable software.
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment such as forklifts, cranes, front end loaders, and telehandlers a safe and legal manner.

Physical Demands

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Must be able to lift ( 40 ) pounds ( occasionally ).
  • Must be able to stand for extended period of time.
  • Must be able to squat, crawl and kneel to complete tasks.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • The work areas are not climate controlled. Ambient temperatures and humidity will generally be the same as outdoor temperatures. In the summer, temperatures and humidity can be greater than the ambient temperature. In winter, they can be lower.
  • Some work will be done in direct sunlight outdoors.
  • Due to the nature of the operation, the levels of noise, dust and dirt can be very high.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Success of This Position is Measured By:

  • Safety record
  • Quality of workmanship
  • Job knowledge and skills
  • Productivity
  • Cooperation
  • Dependability
  • Initiative
  • Communication and Teamwork

For more information, or to submit a resume contact Shawn Fister at sfister@bristolgrp.com

Posted: 1/29/2021
Cheyenne, WY

Purpose of Position:

Responsible to provide multi-disciplinary expertise in product manufacturing processes, equipment, systems, process improvements, new equipment start-up supervision of team staff and subcontractors, and project management.   Knowledge in pre-stressed concrete, concrete batching, operations software, construction, or concrete plant equipment is beneficial. Manage production start-up activities and related documentation along with training of co-workers on production best practices.

Safety:

  • Comply with and enforce all Nortrak safety policies and regulations
  • Participate in development and review of JSAs, set up instructions, hazard analysis of new equipment and processes, and any assigned safety actions

Quality:

  • Perform 5S and Kaizen events and engage all employees in continuous improvement through the Op Ex initiative
  • Ensure production process is capable to produce products with exceptional quality, design and implement quality checking tools and processes, monitor production performance, and implement best practices to ensure efficient operations to achieve or beat productivity and quality targets
  • Create, maintain, and improve inspection and test plans for products
  • Perform, along with QA, new product first article inspections and ensure manufacturing methods are quality capable

On-Time Delivery:

  • Prepare, review, and release form designs, BOM’s, and new part numbers on-time
  • Prepare systems to receive new components ahead of demand, including any necessary implementation fixtures, part numbers, drawings, new vendor setup

Cost:

  • Reduce manufacturing costs through improved processes and equipment utilization
  • Capital Projects - Create equipment requirements, develop specifications, negotiate costs, and oversee successful implementation
  • Establish and maintain Total Preventative Maintenance (TPM) systems to ensure low equipment operating costs

People:

  • Coach and train employees on all production related activities
  • Direct processes for form fabrication, ID plate milling, other ancillary form items, and form repair
  • Work with vendors, plant, and maintenance personnel to design, modify, and install plant equipment and plant process improvements 
  • Other Duties as Assigned

EXTENDED TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES

N/A

AUTHORITIES/RESPONSIBILITIES (As per the voestalpine Nortrak Limits of Authority)

Authority to decide: Cost center responsibility:

Profit responsibility: Management responsibility:

Process responsibility*: Authority to sign:

*Responsibility within an operational organization for a (cross-departmental) process

EDUCATION: FORMATION:

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate
Engineering discipline or equivalent.

Field of experience Skills Detailed knowledge in Manufacturing

Basic Skills Lean Manufacturing

A minimum of 3 years of

  • Manufacturing methods relatable experience. Good Skills knowledge (laser cutting,
  • Very good Skills injection moulding, rapid
  • prototyping)

Expert Skills

Field of experience Skills Detailed knowledge in

Engineering
Basic Skills Must be committed to

  • prototype and improve Good Skills philosophy
  • Very good Skills Engineering principles
  • Expert Skills

EDUCATION:

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in civil, mechanical, or manufacturing engineering or equivalent relevant experience

Qualified applicants sent resume to Felecia M. Dlugopolski at felecia.dlugopolski@voestalpine.com

Posted: 1/27/2021
Grandville, MI

Summary: Perform engineering design for precast products to meet structural requirements, economics, constructability and quality. Communicating in a clear and concise way that is timely and drives accountability is a must.

Education or Equivalent: Bachelor of Science focused in Engineering and related experience.  Master’s degree is desirable. 8+ years of structural engineering experience is desirable.

Supervisory Responsibility: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Computer Skills: To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of; Design software; Internet software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.

Special Skills/Abilities Needed: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Nature & Scope-Principal Areas of Responsibilities: Other duties may be assigned.

  • Lead 4-5 projects in various stages of design, fabrication and erection.
  • Complete work on a timely basis according to the milestone schedule. When assistance is required, provide notice well in advance to be able to maintain schedule requirements.
  • Assist in causing profitability of Kerkstra Precast. Search for means to reduce the cost of projects while meeting the expectations of our customers.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the structural discipline and be familiar with IBC, ACI, ASCE7 and AISC codes. Knowledge of PCI design handbook preferred.
  • Must have Professional Engineer License to sign off on shop drawings for submittals to General Contractor.  Performs duties of the engineer in “Responsible Charge” for the structural design and detailing of products and structures supplied by Kerkstra Precast for projects assigned. 
  • Performs structural engineering design for precast concrete projects including the following products; hollow core, wall panels, double T’s, beams and columns, etc.  Create calculation packages and prepare for submittal to General Contractor.
  • Reviews detail drawings for compliance to contract drawings, specifications as well as the applicable building codes including structural design, dimensions, details, sections, and marks drawings up for revision by the detailer.  Directs and oversees detailer's work on shop tickets and erection drawings.
  • Create RFI’s and work with Project Management to problem solve and provide answers to questions from Architect, GC and EOR about specific details and design of projects.
  • Ensure all details are made to Kerkstra Precast drawing standards.  Assist with continually improving and growing standards to meet industry standards.
  • Mentor Engineer EITs and engineering interns to promote growth and development.
  • Coordinates other trade's requirements including: mechanical, electrical, HVAC,  masonry, steel, and cast in place concrete with requirements for precast products.
  • Provide engineering support to Quality control, plant fabrication and erection functions and processes.
  • Reviews and decides course of action on discrepancy reports.
  • Conduct/Support site observations in order to support issue resolution. This may require some travel.
  • Provides structural engineering support to sales and estimating as needed including reviewing drawings, preliminary designs, and technical support on sales calls.  Provides engineering support for product research.
  • Educate internal and external customers on the benefits and limitations of precast products.
  • Must adhere to all Kerkstra Precast and MiOSHA safety rules.
  • Must work within the attendance policy guidelines.

Essential Functions:

PHYSICAL DEMANDS  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit.  The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel.  The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT  The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.

If you or someone you know is interested in this position, please apply on our website at https://applynow.kerkstra.com/careers/Careers.aspx?req=2020-ENGINEER-0001&type=JOBDESCR

Any questions or concerns regarding the position can be sent to ahelder@kerkstra.com

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