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Engineering Technician & Drone Survey Coordinator – Full-Time

SMH Consultants (SMH); a reputable civil engineering and land surveying company based in Manhattan, Kansas; is seeking to fill a full-time position in its Manhattan, Kansas office immediately.

The applicant must have experience with computer aided drafting and engineering designs in AutoCAD Civil 3D whether educational or professional. CAD experience including internships and other experience is desired. SMH is utilizing the most current versions of Autodesk products. The applicant must have some familiarity with utilizing these software packages. SMH desires an individual with a minimum of 3 years of experience.

Daily tasks associated with the position would involve working with managers to assemble engineering designs related to streets, drainage, sanitary sewer, and water infrastructure; assembling topographic surveys from information collected in the field and coordinating data collection with field surveyors, preliminary plats, final plats, right of way strip maps, certificates of title, and plot plans.

Additionally, the individual in the position will also coordinate activities of SMH’s small unmanned aerial vehicle (sUAV) operations including: setting up projects for flight, maintaining drone equipment, analyzing data collected by the drone and insuring licensure currency through the Federal Aviation Administration. Other duties in this realm include researching expanding the use of the SMH sUAV. Although experience in this field is desired it is not required.

Other duties may include the possibility of inspecting construction projects in the field to assure conformance with engineering plans, general office duties, and maintaining SMH’s CAD operating systems to insure software/hardware demand capacity.

SMH is entering its thirtieth-year existence with a steady volume of work. Our primary areas of expertise are land surveying and land development. SMH is a solid company built on experience and long lasting relationships with clients. We accomplish this by hiring great employees and providing them a work environment that is relaxed and fun so they too can develop the same relationships maintaining the stability of the company.

SMH Consultants, P.A. is an equal opportunity employer. All employees are hired at-will and subject to a 60-day primary evaluation period.

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Compensation will be determined based upon qualifications and experience. Benefits include a 401K retirement plan, paid full time off, and a health care plan.

How to Apply:

If interested contact or send resume to: SMH Consultants 2017 Vanesta Place, Suite 110 Manhattan, Kansas 66503 Phone: 785-776-0541 Email: lwiese@smhconsultants.com

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