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Posted on 05/17/2023

Field Engineer

Improving America’s infrastructure isn’t for the weak. It takes grit, determination, and hard work to execute high impact projects. Michels Corporation engages 8,000 people and 17,000 pieces of heavy equipment in our insatiable drive to be the best. Our work improves lives. Find out how a career as a Field Engineer can change yours.  

As a Field Engineer, your key responsibilities will be to work with Project Managers serving as a general team member associated with project support. This position must assist in coordinating activities of designated project to ensure that goals and objectives are accomplished within prescribed time frame. It is essential to demonstrate an understanding of how the business runs, how changing circumstances are handled an who to contact when there are questions. Critical for success are strong communication skills and the ability to simultaneously handle multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.  

Why Michels?

  • We are consistently ranked among the top 10% of Engineering News-Record’s Top 400 Contractors
  • Our steady, strategic growth revolves around a commitment to quality
  • We are family owned and operated
  • We invest an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year
  • We reward hard work and dedication with limitless opportunities
  • We believe it is everyone’s responsibility to promote safety, regardless of job titles
  • We offer a comprehensive benefits program, including Health, Dental, Life, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Account, Short Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance, 401(k) plan, Legal Plan, and Identity Theft and Monitoring Plan. Depending on your positions and location you may participate in a different benefit plan.  

Why you?

  • You thrive in fast-paced environments under tight deadlines
  • You relish new challenges and evolving technology
  • You enjoy collaborating and communicating with your teammates
  • You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated
  • You are adaptable to varying expectations and requirements
  • You possess strong written and verbal communication skills 

What it takes:

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, Engineering or related field, 0-3 years of related experience, or equivalent combination
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must possess a valid driver license for the type of vehicle which you may operate with an acceptable driving record
  • Knowledge and/or experience with project management software (Blue Beam, AutoCAD, Primavera, etc.) – desired
  • Must be able to relocate to Sonora, CA for duration of project (4 years) 


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Tunneling Operations
Tunneling Operations
West Region | Sonora, CA
Employment Duration
Full time
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