Job Opportunities

On this page, you’ll find various job opportunities from local businesses looking for you!
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If you have any questions about the jobs you see posted here, please contact the company directly and not HYP.

Michael Baker International

Transportation Planner I

Posted: 12/28/2021

The Position:

Michael Baker International is seeking a Transportation Planner I to join the team in our Harrisburg, PA office. The successful candidate will play a key role in planning transportation projects throughout Pennsylvania and the nation. The ideal candidate possesses a strong interest and working knowledge of all transportation modes. The Transportation Planner I will work in a fast-paced environment with a dynamic team of professionals that focus on making a difference and delivering value.
  • Collecting and compiling a variety of quantitative and qualitative data to prepare reports, maps, and related graphics
  • Conferring with local authorities, civic leaders, and development specialists to devise and recommend arrangements of land and physical facilities for residential, commercial, industrial, and other urban uses
  • Conducting field evaluations and assessments
  • Researching requirements and standards
  • Developing reports under the direction of the project manager
  • Other duties as assigned
PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Planning, Public Policy, Public Administration, or related field; Master’s Degree desired but not required
  • 0-2 years of direct or related transportation planning experience
  • Knowledge of one or more planning disciplines, such as transportation planning, policy analysis, highway finance, bicycle/pedestrian planning, training, or land use
  • Ability to conduct research and prepare statistical planning reports on land use, physical, social & economic possibilities, and constraints
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills for preparing and presenting planning reports and projects
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to work independently as well as in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Experience with the Microsoft Suite of programs
  • Experience in other programs, such as Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, and ESRI ArcGIS is desired
  • Ability to accommodate moderate travel
  • AICP desired, but not mandatory

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Michael Baker International

Bridge Civil Associate I

Posted: 12/21/2021

The Position:

Michael Baker International is seeking a Bridge Civil Associate to join the team in our Harrisburg, PA office. The successful candidate will be provided the opportunity to join a talented group of individuals to help deliver important projects as follows.

  • Perform complex structural analysis and prepare design calculations
  • Develop or assist in developing structural details and construction plans
  • Prepare geometric / bridge layouts, construction specifications, and material quantity calculations
  • Perform bridge inspections
  • Successfully interface with staff from a range of other disciplines (highway, traffic,civil, planning, etc.) to support a diverse range of projects
  • Assist in creating parametric models for bridge design projects
  • Help integrate three-dimensional modeling within the larger BIM process for bridge design
  • Assist with on-site support as client staff augmentation
  • Assist with database queries and support for bridge inspection data

Professional Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering with a focus on bridges or structures from an ABET Accredited University
  • 0-3 years of bridge design, analysis, inspection, and related experience
  • EIT or ability to obtain within 6 months
  • Strong technical and communication skills with a commitment to quality
  • Familiarity with AASHTO and PennDOT design and construction standards preferred
  • Computer skills desired include Finite Element Software, Bridge Design Software, Microsoft Office, Computer-Aided Drafting (Microstation preferred)
  • Familiarity with developing models in three-dimensional space
  • Experience working with one or several of the following BIMsoftware platforms:
  • OpenBridge Modeler
  • Rhino
  • Revit
  • Tekla
  • Certified Bridge Safety Inspector preferred
  • Familiarity with PennDOT BMS coding and data preferred
  • Familiarity with relational databases is a plus
  • Structured Query Language (SQL) or Crystal Report experience is a plus
  • Familiarity with Vuetify and/or Vue.js is a plus
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Michael Baker International

Proposal/Marketing Specialist

Posted: 12/28/2021

The Position:

Michael Baker International is seeking a Proposal/Marketing Specialist to join the team in our Harrisburg, PA office. The successful candidate will report directly to the Sr. Vice-President/Office Executive. They will work with the Office Executive, Technical Directors and Division Managers to write and prepare client proposals, project deliverables, develop presentation materials for client submissions, track opportunities, lead proposal development efforts while guiding technical personnel and maintain internal tracking systems. Michael Baker International’s Harrisburg, PA office is a fast-paced, dynamic technical group working in multiple engineering/consulting markets throughout central and eastern PA.
  • Play an integral part in preparation of proposals, qualifications submittals, and interview presentations
  • Build and execute Capture Plans for client opportunities and published RFP’s
  • Coordinate and lead weekly GO/NO GO meetings with Senior Management to identify and develop strategies and pursuit opportunities for new clients and project opportunities
  • Coordinate with sub-consultants for teaming arrangements and contractual work sharing
  • Work with the Vice-President/Office Executive and Senior Engineering Directors to identify, track and respond to new clients and opportunities
  • Write and prepare client proposal responses working in conjunction with Senior Engineering Managers for public government and private sector clients
  • Submit client proposals and reports on tight time schedules while tracking multiple, simultaneous teaming arrangements and subcontractors
  • Generate and maintain internal database information, such as lists and counts for tracking and marketing projects
  • Effectively lead kick-off meetings, coordinate technical teams, lead after action reviews, and debriefings for local proposal submissions
  • Prepare reports and project deliverables as assigned by public, private and government sector clients
  • Create reports, presentations, and proposals using various media and data sources
  • Support sales and marketing programs primarily focusing on proposal generation
  • Perform market research projects and reports
  • Assist with the coordination of advertising schedules and placement
  • Compile and produce sales and marketing reports
  • Assist with the creation of new collateral materials
  • Lead the development of various award submissions for internal clients
  • Review specification sheets, obtain, and prepare proposals, and act as liaison with sub-consultants in such areas as preparing proposals, marketing material, scheduling proofs, and meetings
  • Prepare for involvement in office social functions, community organizations and events
  • Expertise in the use and capabilities of common/standard office applications
  • Other duties as assigned
PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 4-6 years of related experience
  • Intermediate to expert skills in Microsoft Word, InDesign, Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple project assignments to meet competing deadlines
  • Attention to detail and effective decision making, organization, and editing skills
  • Good interpersonal, communication, and conceptual thinking skills
  • Work independently and within a team setting to support proposal related projects and assignments
  • Ability to assist in developing strategic approaches and concepts

PREFERRED SKILLS INCLUDE

  • Familiarity with reviewing solicitations (RFP, RFQ, RFI) to develop the proposal schedule and assignments
  • Knowledge of providing proposal and marketing support in the Architecture/Engineering/Construction industry
  • Familiarity with standard government forms: PennDOT ECMS, SF330’s, SF254/255’s etc.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, Deltek Vision, and various other graphics packages

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Michael Baker International

Civil Associate II – Traffic

Posting: 12/22/2021

The Position:

Under direct supervision of a licensed Professional Engineer, the successful candidate will assist Civil Engineers and Project Managers with traffic engineering design, ITS design, traffic/analysis operations, transportation studies, and/or traffic planning projects. Specific duties will include:

  • Developing traffic engineering design plans (traffic signals, signal systems, temporary traffic control, signing and pavement markings, and ITS), specifications, and estimates
  • Preparing technical reports
  • Conducting traffic analyses
  • Collecting site/field data and measurements
  • Contributing to engineering and traffic studies

PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • B.S. in Civil Engineering
  • 2-4 years of related experience
  • Ability to obtain Engineer-in-Training (E.I.T.) certification
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with MicroStation computer aided drafting software is strongly preferred
  • Experience with traffic analysis software such as Synchro and HCS is preferred
  • Valid U.S. driver’s license.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and self-starter/learner

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Michael Baker International

Civil Associate

Posted: 12/22/2021

The Position:

Under direct supervision of a licensed Professional Engineer, the successful candidate will assist Civil Engineers and Project Managers with traffic engineering design, ITS design, traffic/analysis operations, transportation studies, and/or traffic planning projects. Specific duties will include:

  • Developing traffic engineering design plans (traffic signals, signal systems, temporary traffic control, signing and pavement markings, and ITS), specifications, and estimates
  • Preparing technical reports
  • Conducting traffic analyses
  • Collecting site/field data and measurements
  • Contributing to engineering and traffic studies

PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • B.S. in Civil Engineering
  • 0-2 years of related experience
  • Ability to obtain Engineer-in-Training (E.I.T.) certification
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with MicroStation computer aided drafting software is strongly preferred
  • Experience with traffic analysis software such as Synchro and HCS is preferred
  • Valid U.S. driver’s license.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and self-starter/learner

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Michael Baker International

Bridge Civil Associate

Posted: 12/17/2021

The Position:

Michael Baker International is seeking a Bridge Civil Associate to join the team in our Harrisburg, PA office. The successful candidate will be provided the opportunity to join a talented group of individuals to help deliver important projects as follows.
  • Perform complex structural analysis and prepare design calculations
  • Develop or assist in developing structural details and construction plans
  • Prepare geometric / bridge layouts, construction specifications, and material quantity calculations
  • Perform bridge inspections
  • Successfully interface with staff from a range of other disciplines (highway, traffic,civil, planning, etc.) to support a diverse range of projects
  • Assist in creating parametric models for bridge design projects
  • Help integrate three-dimensional modeling within the larger BIM process for bridge design
  • Assist with on-site support as client staff augmentation
  • Assist with database queries and support for bridge inspection data
PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering with a focus on bridges or structures from an ABET Accredited University
  • 0-3 years of bridge design, analysis, inspection, and related experience
  • EIT or ability to obtain within 6 months
  • Strong technical and communication skills with a commitment to quality
  • Familiarity with AASHTO and PennDOT design and construction standards preferred
  • Computer skills desired include Finite Element Software, Bridge Design Software, Microsoft Office, Computer Aided Drafting (Microstation preferred)
  • Familiarity with developing models in three-dimensional space
  • Experience working with one or several of the following BIMsoftware platforms:
    • OpenBridge Modeler
    • Rhino
    • Revit
    • Tekla
  • Certified Bridge Safety Inspector preferred
  • Familiarity with PennDOT BMS coding and data preferred
  • Familiarity with relational databases is a plus
  • Structured Query Language (SQL) or Crystal Report experience is a plus
  • Familiarity with Vuetify and/or Vue.js is a plus

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CLICK HERE to Submit Application

Michael Baker International

Department Manager – Construction Management

Posted: 11/19/2021

The Position:

Michael Baker International is seeking a Department Manager – Construction to join our Harrisburg, PA office. The successful candidate will be responsible for the Vertical Construction Management Department’s day-to-day management and operation. They will be responsible for oversight of all projects being undertaken by the Department, including adherence to project scope, schedule, budget, and quality control/quality assurance, staff utilization, and the safety of the team. Duties also include developing and growing the team as well as developing and maintaining positive client relations.

Professional Requirements:

  • Responsible for the Department’s operations through planning, delegation, execution, and review of work objectives
    Coordinate business development activities of Project Managers within the Department, including go/no-go decision inputs, client outreach, and marketing, teaming arrangements, proposal development, and review, and interview preparation and delivery
  • Responsible for direct labor ratio and utilization goals at the Department level
  • Oversee project requirements by ensuring that quality standards and project deadlines are met
  • Responsible for winning work (NNWA), backlog, and growing/expanding the business
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining client relations and management, including monitoring client satisfaction; clients include both internal and external
  • Fully engage on key Department pursuits and participate in development and execution of Capture Plans with the objective of increasing the win probability of targeted pursuits
  • Assist in the strategy and messaging for targeted pursuits, including all elements to craft a winning proposal
  • Provide input to annual budgetary development process in coordination with finance and upper-level operations management
  • Review analyses of project activities, costs, operations, and forecast data to determine department progress toward stated goals and objectives
  • Lead Department compliance and adherence to quality management and quality assurance practices
  • Maintain current knowledge regarding applicable regulatory, legal, industry practice, and company/client standards of procedure (SOPs)
  • Ensure projects within the Department adhere to Michael Baker Quality Management requirements including Project Management Plans, and Quality
  • Verification Forms
  • Expected to be billable on projects as appropriate
  • Solve sensitive administrative issues that surface within the department as required
  • Assist with/perform preconstruction activities, estimating, constructability reviews, and value engineering efforts
  • Assist with/develop bid documents and bidding activities
  • Develop and issue contracts
  • Manage and ensure Federal and State funding compliance requirements
  • Review, manage, and maintain construction phase functions such as, but not limited to, project schedules, project budgets, submittals, RFIs, pay applications, various contractor provided certifications, and disadvantage business enterprise
  • Coordinate with contractors to resolve issues
  • Oversee construction acceptance procedures and construction progress along with approving contractor invoices
  • Manage a Department of up to 9 team members
  • Execute personnel management duties to include hiring, training, timekeeping approval, performance assessment, promotion/career progression recommendations, retention, voluntary turnover, disciplinary action, and employment termination
  • Occasional to moderate travel may be required
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