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R.A. Smith National, Inc. is a leading consulting engineering firm, providing multi-disciplinary services to government and the land development industry. Our offices are located in Brookfield (corporate offices), Appleton, and Madison, Wis.; Naperville (Chicago), Ill.; Orange County (Los Angeles), Calif. and Oakmont (Pittsburgh), Pa.

Our firm is dedicated to finding quality candidates at all levels in all areas. We provide unlimited potential for everyone in the company and offer a generous compensation and benefit package. Career opportunities are available in a broad range of areas including land development engineering, municipal engineering, highway design, structural design, surveying, construction services, ecological services, landscape architecture, water resource engineering, geographic information systems (GIS), visualization and 3D laser scanning.

R.A. Smith National has received numerous awards, including those for innovative projects as well as local and national recognition as a top employer.

R.A. Smith National is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and diversity of its workforce


R.A. Smith National Named 2015 Top Workplace by The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

R.A. Smith National has the following openings available:

[ detail ] 3D Scanning Project Manager — Pittsburgh, PA

[ detail ] Project Manager - Civil Site Design - Irvine, CA

[ detail ] Construction Field Services Representatives – Brookfield, WI


3D Scanning Project Manager – Pittsburgh, PA

R.A. Smith National’s complete geospatial approach gives us the tools and skills to develop efficient and customized solutions on projects that range in size from small to large scale, comprehensive projects.   Our team of professionals have the skills, knowledge and experience to effectively accomplish projects of varying size and scope.  This gives our clients the benefit of a single point of contact for a comprehensive set of surveying and mapping services.  

As the 3D Scanning Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing 3D Scanning services for projects generally in the N.E. region of the country.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Plan, direct and supervise various aspects of 3D scanning to include cost estimating, planning, proper work execution, quality management and other related activities
  • Assess project requirements, develop and recommend a sound approach or application to meet the needs of the project and client. Ensure that project deliverables satisfy project requirements.
  • Prepare and/or review proposals, budgets and invoicesManages and enhances project quality by providing ideas and suggestions aimed at improving the effectiveness, and of the project activities in general
  • Manage and enhance project quality by providing ideas and suggestions aimed at improving effectiveness of the project
  • Mentor and train team members in project management methods, procedures and activities related to 3D scanning services
  • Participates in corporate initiatives to assist in meeting the company’s goals
  • Other duties as assigned
Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science degree
  • Minimum of 5 years as Project Manager in the field of 3D scanning or other related geospatial services
  • Minimum of 5 years of field survey scanning experienceStrong proficiency with 3D scanning software
  • Strong proficiency and experience in the overall aspect of 3D Scanning including field execution of data capture, processing of data (drafting and 3D modeling) of 3D Scan data using various type of software for registration, geo-referencing, as-built modeling and plan preparation
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Civil3D and Microsoft Office products
  • Ability to able to handle stressful situations in a calm and patient manner
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
  • Good process and detail orientation skills
  • Possess organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and handle multiple complex projects/tasks
  • Self-starter who can work independently and with a team with minimal supervision
  • Strong interpersonal & relationship building skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written forms, and select the appropriate method for each situation
  • Ability to travel domestically to customer locations on a planned and unplanned basis. Travel of up to 50% may be required
  • Driver's license is required  

Preferred:

  • Experience with Deltek Vision

Please forward resumes to careers@rasmithnational.com

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Project Manager - Civil Site Design – Irvine, CA

R.A. Smith National provides site layout and design services that balance existing site conditions with the client’s need to maximize developable area, while meeting regulatory requirements. Our staff serves a variety of clients on new development and redevelopment projects in the commercial/retail, educational, health care, industrial, institutional, residential and other markets. A specialty in regional shopping mall design includes a portfolio of more than 100 shopping centers in nearly every state in the Continental U.S.

R.A. Smith National is seeking a Project Manager for our Irvine, CA location. The position description and requirements are as follows:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Zoning review of municipal land development ordinances and applicable outside agency regulations and permitting to determine land development limitations for the property
  • Site investigation and due diligence research
  • Organize and lead project-related meetings and presentations
  • Coordinate with client, team members, sub-consultants and prepare proposals
  •  Assess fiscal aspects of project work, informing client of expenses and work progress
  • Evaluate project progress, staffing, budgets, and methods of analysis and objectives
  • Keep clients fully advised on a regular basis regarding progress, budget and challenges
  • Plan and execute QA/QC plan for individual projects
  • Supervise and train project staff members
  • Other duties as assigned 

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Civil Engineering
  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) registration in California
  • Minimum of five (5) years progressive experience in all aspects of civil engineering
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Civil3D and Microsoft Office products
  • Experience in all aspects of site development, water distribution and sewer collection systems design, parking lots and roads, storm water management, grading, erosion and sediment control, from initial project planning through construction phase
  • Experience in directing staff to perform aspects of carrying out projects
  • Ability to able to handle stressful situations in a calm and patient manner
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
  • Good process and detail orientation skills
  • Possess organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects/tasks
  • Self-starter who can work independently and with a team with minimal supervision
  • Strong interpersonal & relationship building skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written forms, and select the appropriate method for each situation
  • Ability to travel domestically to customer locations on a planned and unplanned basis
  • Driver's license is required
  • Proven ability to fulfill project development to project closeout responsibilities for multiple, complex projects

Preferred

  • Experience with Deltek Vision

Please forward resumes to careers@rasmithnational.com

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Construction Field Services Representatives – Brookfield, WI

R.A. Smith National has a number of openings available for both full-time seasonal and on-call construction field services representatives in our Construction Services Division. Employee benefits are provided for full-time seasonal positions. We are looking for civil engineers or individuals who have previous inspection experience doing either roadway/DOT or municipal projects.

Candidates selected for these positions will monitor the activities of contractors on construction sites and the construction process to verify that work completed is in accordance with contract documents; assist the Construction Manager with the coordination of all construction activities; and provide daily inspection of construction activities.

Candidates must have some survey experience and some computer experience is preferred.

Please forward resumes to careers@rasmithnational.com

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Our corporate culture focused on client service, quality and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do, as well as our friendly/family atmosphere that has led us to receive numerous awards, including those for innovative projects as well as local and national recognition as a top employer.

Our firm is dedicated to finding quality candidates at all levels in all areas and we offer a generous compensation and a broad-based benefit package which includes the following:

  • Health Insurance, including a Health Savings Account opportunity
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Health care and dependent care reimbursement accounts
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee Property Survey
  • Profit Sharing/Bonuses
  • 401(k) Plan with generous Company Match
  • Generous time off programs

At R.A. Smith National, we offer our employees more than just a job; we offer an opportunity to shape the world for generations to come through innovation and design. We are always looking for talented individuals to join our team of professionals. We are a forward-thinking company that embraces new opportunities to expand our business and better serve our clients. If you are interested in joining our team, please feel free to submit your resume and qualifications related to any of the areas listed below:

  • land development engineering
  • municipal engineering
  • highway design
  • traffic engineering
  • structural design
  • surveying
  • construction services
  • ecological services
  • landscape architecture/irrigation
  • water resource engineering
  • geographic information systems (GIS)
  • visualization
  • 3D laser scanning

E-mail your resume detailing your qualifications and work history to: careers@rasmithnational.com

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