Position Available for PC Technician /Help Desk Support

Horrocks Engineers is currently looking for a motivated team player to join our team in Pleasant  Grove, UT. Applicant will build, maintain, analyze, troubleshoot, and repair computer hardware  and peripherals. Document, maintain, upgrade or replace computer software. Respond to telephone calls, email, and personnel requests for technical support on a variety of issues. Identify, research, and resolve technical problems. Document, track, and monitor problems to ensure a timely resolution.

Requires experience with PC hardware assembly, software installation, and troubleshooting. Have knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures relating to computer hardware and software.

At Horrocks Engineers, we provide our employees with a highly competitive salary and benefits package: 401k; excellent health and dental insurance; vacation, sick, and holiday pay. We provide challenging assignments, superior management, high standards and reputation, and individual achievement is recognized and rewarded. Personal integrity and references are a must. Horrocks Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Horrocks Engineers may identify additional skills and requirements for the hiring process. For a confidential interview, send resume to lorih@horrocks.com. Only applicants selected to interview will be contacted.

See our website at http://www.horrocks.com for more information.

Position Available for Communications Writer/Graphic Artist

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Horrocks Engineers is looking for a career and goal-oriented individual to join our fast-paced and growing Communications Department. The full-time position is located in our Pleasant Grove, Utah, office and will require excellent technical writing skills, intermediate to advanced graphic art and layout skills, communication skills, and the ability to follow instructions and work in groups. The Communications Department is responsible for internal and external company communications, which includes: regional marketing; project strategizing; writing and producing marketing materials and company documents; event management; public relations; community involvement; media relations; and producing technical illustrations and graphics.

Must be very organized, detail-oriented, and have intermediate to advanced skills in InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Applicant must have professional experience and/or Bachelor’s degree in Communications, English, Marketing, or equivalent.

At Horrocks Engineers, we provide our employees with a highly competitive salary and benefits package, 401k, excellent health and dental insurance, vacation, sick, and holiday…

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Position Available for Construction Management Administrative Assistant

Horrocks Engineers is currently looking for a motivated team player to join our Construction Management team in Pleasant Grove, Utah.  Applicant must have a knowledge of UDOT’s Construction Management processes, being able to interface with Project Wise, PDBS and have obtained UDOT CEMT certification, or be able to become UDOT certified. A good working knowledge of  Microsoft Office Word and Excel, good communication and people skills, as well as marketing, bookkeeping, and general office skills.  Minimum of two years’ experience in related construction engineering field is required.

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At Horrocks Engineers, we provide our employees with a highly competitive salary and benefits package: 401k; excellent health and dental insurance; vacation, sick, and holiday pay. We provide challenging assignments, superior management, high standards and reputation, and individual achievement is recognized and rewarded. Personal integrity and references are a must. Horrocks Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Horrocks Engineers Sponsors “Blood Battle 2014”

Horrocks Engineers is excited to sponsor our fourth annual blood drive! “Blood Battle 2014” will take place on April 8, 2014.  It is a friendly competition between several Northern Utah County cities to see which city can donate the most units of blood for the American Red Cross. Our goal is to collect 200 units of blood!

Our theme for this year’s Blood Battle is Community Hero.  Recently, the brother of one of our employees, Sgt. Cory Wride, was killed in the line of duty.  We are deeply saddened by the loss of one of our community heroes, and are dedicating this year’s blood drive to Sgt. Wride and his family.  Opportunities to donate to the Wride family will be available at each blood donation site.

Please visit our website: http://projects.horrocks.com/blooddrive for more information including locations and times, and to register for the blood drive.

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Position Available for Senior AutoCAD Civil 3D Technician/Drafter

Horrocks Engineers is currently looking for a motivated team player to join our team in Pleasant Grove, UT. Applicant must have an associate’s degree or equivalent technical degree as well as experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D. The position will include drafting and design opportunities with site development projects such as subdivisions, retail, medical, and multi-family projects. Areas of drafting will include plan and profile, site plans, drainage, grading, utilities (profiles), SWPPP, and associated items. Applicant must have basic knowledge in ARC GIS and the ability to use it in conjunction with AutoCad, knowledge and understanding to put together working constructible plan sets ready for review by an engineer and be familiar working with different cad standards for various clients.

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At Horrocks Engineers, we provide our employees with a highly competitive salary and benefits package: 401k; excellent health and dental insurance; vacation, sick, and holiday pay. We provide challenging assignments, superior management, high standards and reputation, and individual achievement is recognized and rewarded. Personal integrity and references are a must. Horrocks Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Horrocks Engineers may identify additional skills and requirements for the hiring process. For a confidential interview, send resume to lorih@horrocks.com. Only applicants selected to interview will be contacted.
See our website at http://www.horrocks.com for more information.

Position Available for CAD Technician/Drafter in our Idaho Falls Office

Horrocks Engineers is currently looking for a motivated team player to join our team in Idaho Falls, ID.  Applicant must have an associate’s degree or equivalent technical degree as well as AutoCAD (Civil 3D) experience.  The position will include drafting and design opportunities with Civil Engineering projects dealing with site development projects emphasizing subdivisions, retail, medical, and multi-family projects.  It may also include municipal, transportation, and structural design.  Areas of drafting will include plan and profile, site plans, drainage, grading, utilities (profiles), SWPPP, plats, and associated items.  Some experience in land development drafting is preferred, and the ability to work at a brisk pace to meet frequent deadlines is required.

At Horrocks Engineers, we provide our employees with a highly competitive salary and benefits package: 401k; excellent health and dental insurance; vacation, sick, and holiday pay. We provide challenging assignments, superior management, high standards and reputation, and individual achievement is recognized and rewarded. Personal integrity and references are a must. Horrocks Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Horrocks Engineers may identify additional skills and requirements for the hiring process. For a confidential interview, send resume to lorih@horrocks.com.  Only applicants selected to interview will be contacted.

See our website at http://www.horrocks.com for more information.

 

Horrocks Engineers receives three ACEC Engineering Excellence Awards

Horrocks Engineers’ Nampa office submitted three projects to ACEC of Idaho for the 2014 Idaho Engineering Excellence Awards Competition and is pleased to announce that each project submitted took first place in its category! Horrocks will be recognized for these projects at the ACEC Idaho luncheon held in April. The winning projects include:

SH-44; Linder Road to Ballantyne Lane Design-Build

SH-44

Category H: Transportation

SH-44; Linder Road to Ballantyne Lane was the first design-build project completed through the Innovative Contracting Unit at the Idaho Transportation Department (ITD). Horrocks Engineers partnered with Central Paving to design and build SH-44 from Linder Road to Ballantyne Lane southwest of Eagle, Idaho. Horrocks Engineers performed the project design tasks, with Central Paving leading construction. The purpose of the project was to design, rebuild and improve SH-44 (State Street) from a three-lane to a five-lane roadway section and improve the intersection of SH-44 and Linder Road without impeding corridor functionality during construction.

 Int. Snake River Ave. & Southway Ave. Roundabout

Snake River

Category J: Small Projects

The City of Lewiston, in cooperation with the Local Highway Technical Assistance Council (LHTAC) and the Idaho Transportation Department (ITD), hired Horrocks Engineers to design improvements to the intersection of Snake River Ave. and Southway Ave., as well as portions of the intersecting roadways in the City of Lewiston, Idaho. Snake River Ave. and Southway Ave. are important links in Lewiston’s transportation network and provide a connection between Lewiston and Clarkston, WA along the Snake River. This project is one of only two roundabouts in the State of Idaho to be developed under the ITD’s Federal-Aid process, and is the first roundabout constructed within the City of Lewiston.

Lewiston Stormwater Drainage Mitigation

Lewiston

Category F: Water and Storm Water

Horrocks Engineers was hired by the City of Lewiston to prepare hydraulic design and construction plans for the Stormwater Drainage Mitigation project in downtown Lewiston, Idaho. The objective of the project was to reduce and/or eliminate the flooding that occurs in the downtown area, impacting approximately 80 residences and commercial structures during various storm events. This project was also designed to reduce the threat of flooding to several essential government offices including the City Police Station, the City Fire Station, the County Fire Station and the County Court House. Funding for this project was secured by City staff in part by the pre-disaster grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

I-80 Parley’s Canyon Variable Speed Limit Signs

Horrocks Engineers recently performed the concept development and final design for the I-80 Parley’s Canyon Variable Speed Limit project in Utah.  The project resulted in 15 new variable speed limit signs on I-80 which are used to adjust the speed limit of the corridor to better suit current roadway conditions.

I-80 VSLS

Horrocks researched various technologies available on the market, including type of signs, and worked with UDOT to decide on a preferred sign type.  Each sign is connected to the existing fiber optic network and remotely controlled from UDOT’s Traffic Operations Center.  Additionally, Horrocks identified the preferred locations of the signs.  The signs are placed strategically throughout the corridor to create specific speed zones depending on terrain and roadway geometry.  The speed limit can be set uniquely according to the conditions within each zone.

The design and concept for the project lasted over one year.  Construction was completed at the end of October 2013 and the signs went live on January 8, 2014.  This project is the first of its kind in Utah.  If it proves successful, UDOT will consider implementing it on other corridors as well.

The project was recently featured in a KSL article, which can be found at:

http://www.ksl.com/?sid=28280828&nid=1179&title=new-traffic-signs-in-parleys-canyon-to-warn-drivers-of-unsafe-conditions&fm=home_page&s_cid=queue-5

Position Available for Communications Writer/Graphic Artist

Horrocks Engineers is looking for a career and goal-oriented individual to join our fast-paced and growing Communications Department. The full-time position is located in our Pleasant Grove, Utah, office and will require excellent technical writing skills, intermediate to advanced graphic art and layout skills, communication skills, and the ability to follow instructions and work in groups. The Communications Department is responsible for internal and external company communications, which includes: regional marketing; project strategizing; writing and producing marketing materials and company documents; event management; public relations; community involvement; media relations; and producing technical illustrations and graphics.

Must be very organized, detail-oriented, and have intermediate to advanced skills in InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Applicant must have professional experience and/or Bachelor’s degree in Communications, English, Marketing, or equivalent.

At Horrocks Engineers, we provide our employees with a highly competitive salary and benefits package, 401k, excellent health and dental insurance, vacation, sick, and holiday. Horrocks Engineers may identify additional skills and requirements for the hiring process. Only applicants selected to interview will be contacted. For a confidential interview in Utah, send resume to lorih@horrocks.com

See our website at http://www.horrocks.com for more information.

Position Available for Public Communications Specialist

Horrocks Engineers is looking for a career and goal-oriented individual to join our fast-paced and growing Communications Department. The full-time position is located in our Pleasant Grove, Utah, office. The position is part of the Communications Department and responsible for the following tasks: preparation and administration of public involvement programs and activities associated with environmental, design, and construction projects; creating communication content and graphics; technical writing; internal and external company communications; regional marketing; project strategizing; writing and producing marketing materials and company documents; event management; public relations; community involvement; media relations; and producing technical illustrations and graphics.

Skills: Applicants should be extroverted, detail oriented and enthusiastic with demonstrable knowledge of and ability to implement various public involvement and/or marketing techniques; ability to communicate effectively in written and oral formats; experience in running productive meetings; ability to work effectively with diverse publics and in groups; ability to complete complex work assignments on schedule and with a focus on exceptional end products; technical writing skills; ability to create effective messaging and branding; use of social media; and experience with public relations and media campaigns. Applicants must have professional experience and/or Bachelor’s degree. Graphic design capabilities are a plus. Construction and/or engineering knowledge is a plus.

At Horrocks Engineers, we provide our employees with a highly competitive salary and benefits package, 401k, excellent health and dental insurance, vacation, sick, and holiday. Horrocks Engineers may identify additional skills and requirements for the hiring process. Only applicants selected to interview will be contacted. For a confidential interview in Utah, send resume to lorih@horrocks.com

See our website at http://www.horrocks.com for more information.