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Company Harrison & Burrowes Bridge Constructors, Inc. has been one of the top bridge contractors in New York State for more than 40 years. Headquartered in Glenmont, New York, just south of Albany, H&B sits on twelve acres and employs more than 150 full time and seasonal employees during the peak of construction season. H&B has demolished, constructed, and rehabilitated hundreds of bridges throughout New York and other neighboring states. An award-winning firm, H&B has built an excellent reputation and has completed some of the most challenging projects both on schedule and under budget. From new construction of large spans and complex designs in high volume urban areas, to rural county bridges and spans over water, H&B’s services include complete bridge replacement, bridge and bearing rehabilitation and replacement, and steel sheeting and pile driving on land and in water.

Position: Surveyor in Syracuse, NY. The successful candidate will be an important member of the construction management team reporting directly to the Superintendent.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Set up, adjust, and operate survey equipment including total station, data collector and GPS equipment.
  • Measure distances, angles, offsets, and elevations for staking purposes.
  • Review survey field calculations and adjust when needed.
  • Locate and establish vertical and horizontal control.
  • Utilize Trimble equipment to measure all utility points including curb and gutter, water & sewer, storm drain and paving.
  • Prepare field notes and complete as-built drawings.
  • Work independently as a one-man crew.
  • Ability to read and interpret contract plans.
  • Effectively communicate with contractors, inspectors, and team leaders in high pressure environments
  • Maintains professional relationship with Owner.
  • Reports on time and materials.
  • Ensures compliance with safety policies and OSHA regulations

Ideal Candidate:

  • 3+ years experience as a Surveyor in heavy highway construction
  • Well-organized
  • Superior communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must have active driver’s license and reliable vehicle.
  • Pass a pre-employment drug screening
  • Willing to travel

Harrison & Burrowes (H&B) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. H&B does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

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