Construction Technical Representative

  • Kansas City, KS
  • Kansas City, MO
  • Lenexa, KS
  • Manhattan, KS
  • Topeka, KS
  • Wichita, KS
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Simply Put, A Great Place to Work

Benesch is a growing, multi-disciplined planning, engineering, and professional services firm. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country – creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

We pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you’ll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share.

At Benesch, we are looking for candidates with varied backgrounds and worldviews. Diverse ideas come from diverse people, and we are committed to offering an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and respected. Statistics show that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply for a position if they don’t meet 100% of the qualifications. If this statement resonates with you – don’t be so hard on yourself. Apply for the job!


Construction Technical Representative

We have a career opportunity for a Construction Technical Representative who will work with a broad range of construction projects. In this role you will be responsible for the daily inspection and documentation of infrastructure projects including road, water main, and sewer construction, as well as play an important role in managing client relationships. You will also contribute to strategic initiatives that drive the growth of the construction group.

Location

This position will be based out of any of our Kansas/Missouri offices. This includes Kansas City, KS, Topeka, KS, Wichita, KS, Manhattan, KS, Lenexa, KS, or Kansas City, MO.

The Impact You Will Have
  • Completion of assigned tasks within allotted schedule and budget
  • Review and assure the project supervisor of the adequacy of budget and schedule.
  • Follow applicable project procedures
  • Perform construction observation of construction activities
  • Maintain a field book in accordance with project procedures
  • Perform measurements of construction work performed and quantity calculations of pay items
  • Prepare Inspector’s Daily Reports and other project documentation as required by the project procedures and as directed by the project supervisor
  • Report to the project supervisor on the progress of work, including technical issues, the status of work remaining to be done, and any noted deficiencies
  • Comply with all project and company safety guidelines
  • Perform bituminous pavement inspection services including but not limited to yield calculations, temperature checks, width and alignment checks, joint layouts, visual inspection of the pavement mat, slope and grade checks, traffic control operations related to paving, sampling, and core location determination, witnessing of ride quality and contractor workmanship
  • Perform density inspection on structure backfill, structure embankment, engineered embankment, and pavement support structure in accordance with procedures and specifications
  • Perform construction engineering and inspection on new and rehabilitation bridge projects
  • Coordinate project administration including inspection, quality control testing, and reporting
  • Perform measurement, computation, and documentation of quantities
  • Reporting, record keeping, and finalizing all project documentation for construction work to be performed Perform inspection services for the partial and full painting of bridges
  • Perform construction engineering, inspection, and testing services on new and rehabilitation road projects
  • Perform technical assistance services for project documentation procedures including project close-outs, local agency project oversight, and office technician services
  • Perform inspection services for proper design, placement, uniformity, and operation of traffic control and safety devices. This includes inspection of pavement markings, traffic signal support structures, signing, guardrails, impact attenuators, work zone traffic control setup and removal operations, etc.
  • Any other duty assigned by the Project Manager
What You Will Need
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • AAS in Civil Technology, Surveying, Construction Management or related curriculum in the technical area of concentration preferred
  • Current KDOT certifications or ability to obtain a plus
  • KDOT construction experience is a plus and knowledge of KDOT manuals, procedures, forms, and specifications preferred
  • Demonstrate a high degree of organizational skills, computer skills, interpersonal skills, ability to multi-task and work independently.
  • A valid U.S. driver’s license held for a minimum of one (1) year
  • Safe motor vehicle record meeting company standards
  • If under 21 years of age, a clean motor vehicle record without any moving violations or chargeable accidents

Explore the Benefits of working at Benesch! 

Benesch is a great company to work for! Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

Our benefits package is designed to take care of our employees. The health and wellness of our employees is essential to their success both personally and professionally. That is why we invest in our employees’ well-being by providing a comprehensive benefits package to help them live a healthy lifestyle. Each option can be customized to meet the needs of our employees and their families. 

Benesch offers a generous paid time benefits plan that increases throughout your career plus several paid holidays.  Our benefits include medical, dental, and vision benefits. We also include company-paid life insurance, short term, and long-term disability plans. Benesch offers a 401K plan and profit-sharing contributions to the 401K plan with the potential of 9% total employer contribution to your retirement savings!! 

From insurance and retirement plan to our wellness programs, we provide employee benefits that meet your wants and needs. Click here to learn more about some of the benefits of working at Benesch! 

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Benesch is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation or belief, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents:

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We will be accepting applications on an ongoing basis until a candidate is found.

Benesch is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with a physical disability or other impairment.

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