(660) 834-3030 Boonville • (573) 447-8070 Columbia

Employment Opportunities

Current Open Positions

To apply for any of the current open positions, submit your cover letter and resume to contactus@phillipshardy.com.

Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Phillips Hardy Inc. is seeking an experienced Heavy Equipment Mechanic.  This position is to be filled immediately and is based in Bonnville Missouri with work spreading through Missouri, Arkansas, and Kansas.

Qualifications

  • 3 + years working with heavy equipment
  • Knowledge of mechanical failure diagnostics
  • Basic computer skills
  • Occasional Saturdays
  • Overnight Travel is Common, Must be flexible to this demand
  • Must have your own tools
  • Must have at least Class B CDL
  • Experience with CAT ET & SIS is a plus
  • Experience with welding and fabrication is a plus

Benefits

  • Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • Simple IRA

     

    Field Engineer

    The Field Engineer position will assist with on-site coordination for all phases of construction projects, including coordinating subcontractors, material and equipment, ensuring that specifications are being strictly followed, and work is proceeding on schedule.

    Responsibilities

    • Perform line and grade work for building layout and control as required.
    • Assist in the implementation of the site safety program as required and ensure subcontractor compliance with safety standards and all applicable safety codes and regulations.
    • Assist in the maintenance of contract documents and electronic web-based documents for field operations.
    • Review contract drawings, specifications and shop drawings to ensure proper coordination and installation.
    • Assist in the preparation of project as-builts
    • Daily communication is required with site contractors, other technicians and project manager
    • Should have a sound understanding of construction practices
    • May perform other duties as necessary or assigned.

     

    Qualifications

    • Previous experience and/or knowledge of heavy highway industry
    • Possesses excellent interpersonal/communication and organizational/coordination skills
    • Computer Skills must include: Microsoft Office (Excel/Word/Access), P6 Scheduling and/or willingness to learn
    • Must be willing to travel on occasion
    • BS Degree in Construction Management or related field

    Benefits

    Beyond competitive compensation, we offer the following benefits:

    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Paid Holidays
    • Exceptional Retirement Plan
    • Comprehensive Health Insurance Options
    • Vision and Dental Insurance

       

      Project Engineer – Missouri

      Phillips Hardy Inc. is seeking a professional in the Heavy Highway industry to fulfill the responsibilities of Project Engineer in Columbia Missouri. The Project Engineer (PE) will be expected to obtain an in-depth knowledge of the plans, specifications, site conditions and requirements for the work which is assigned to the individual. The PE will report to/work closely with Project Managers & Estimators and will have responsibility for scheduling, planning, forecasting, resourcing and managing all the technical activities aiming at assuring project accuracy and quality from conception to completion. The PE will utilize technology to track costs, budgets, quantities, CO’s, RFI’s, and scheduling. The PE position has the potential for advancement within the company

       

      Qualifications

      • Previous experience and/or knowledge of heavy highway industry
      • Possesses excellent interpersonal/communication and organizational/coordination skills
      • Computer Skills must include: Microsoft Office (Excel/Word/Access), P6 Scheduling and/or willingness to learn, and AgTek
      • Must be willing to travel on occasion
      • BS Degree in Construction Management or related field

      Benefits

      • Beyond competitive compensation, we offer the following benefits:
        • Paid Time Off (PTO)
        • Paid Holidays
        • Exceptional Retirement Plan
        • Comprehensive Health Insurance Options
        • Vision and Dental Insurance

      Project Manager – Missouri

      Phillips Hardy Inc. is seeking a seasoned professional in the Heavy Highway industry to fulfill the responsibilities of Project Manager at our Columbia, Missouri office.  The responsibilities of the project manager will be to oversee the work of the construction team or teams responsible for various scopes of work. The PM is responsible for ensuring conformance of the work with project plans and specifications.  The ideal candidate should be very diverse in their field experience and will have a general understanding for managing scopes of work such as: grading, drainage, utilities, concrete paving, highway and bridge construction.  Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to: oversight and management of field operations, scheduling of all site resources, work quality/quality control, subcontractor/supplier coordination, and all aspects of project site safety.

       

      Qualifications

      • Knowledge of the heavy highway construction industry is a must.
      • The successful candidate will show an ability to manage multiple tasks, and possess strong interpersonal/communication skills.
      • Familiarity working with City, State and Federal government agencies (Departments of Transportation and/or U.S. Army Corps of Engineers) is desirable.
      • The candidate needs to be very organized and possession of strong computer skill are a must.  Electronic document management will be an everyday responsibility.

      Benefits

      • Competitive salary
      • Medical, Dental, & Vision
      • Simple IRA
      • Company-Paid Holidays
      • Paid PTO
      • Discretionary Bonus Programs

      General Structures Superintendent

      Phillips Hardy Inc. is seeking a seasoned  professional in the heavy highway industry to perform the role of General Structures Superintendent.  The position is responsible for providing on-site coordination for all phases of construction projects, including coordinating subcontractors, material and equipment, ensuring that specifications are being strictly followed, and work is proceeding on schedule and within budget.

      Responsibilities

      • Oversee and supervise Carpenter Foremen, Pile Foremen and project operations as it relates to bridge and concrete structures.
      • Work with project manager to determine method and sequencing of construction. Plans, directs, coordinates and budgets activities.
      • Manage day to day activities and prepare daily electronic field logs.
      • Develop and maintain good working relationships with owner, subcontractors, and vendors.
      • Communicate and promote safe working environment and company safety standards, with strong knowledge of OSHA regulations in regards to crane and bridge construction.
      • Must be able to read plans and have a strong knowledge of various DOT specifications and standards. Superintendent will inspect work in progress to ensure quality workmanship that conforms to contract specifications and standards. Working knowledge of MoDOT Quality Management Program a plus.
      • Confers with supervisory and engineering personnel and inspectors and suppliers of tools and materials to resolve construction problems and improve construction methods.
      • Responsible for compliance with all Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action policies and procedures.
      • Assist in the development of lift plans, form systems, support of excavations systems, demolition plans
      • Schedule subcontractors in accordance to required work schedule, pump trucks and material deliveries, Inspect and verify the receipt or shipment of materials
      • Develop 2 Week Schedules to plan and coordinate labor, equipment, material, and needs
      • Interface with team members to communicate company issues, compliment exemplary work or effort and to address grievances as necessary.
      • Attend internal pre-construction meetings

      Qualifications

      • 5+ years’ related experience with civil highway bridge construction operations required
      • Proficient with Outlook, Excel and Word is a plus.
      • Ability to read, understand, and interpret contract documents including drawings, specifications, scopes of work, and the project schedule
      • Strong written, communication and problem-solving skills
      • Strong leadership and management skills
      • Experience with Pile Driving, Concrete Forming, Steel or Beam Erection, Temporary and Permanent Shoring, Drilled-shaft Foundations, Bridge Deck Forming and Concrete Placement
      • Current OSHA (10 Hour) Certification
      • May include travel

      Benefits

      • Competitive salary
      • Medical, Dental, & Vision
      • Simple IRA
      • Company-Paid Holidays
      • Paid PTO
      • Discretionary Bonus Programs

      Project Superintendent – Traveling

      Phillips Hardy Inc. is seeking a seasoned professional in the Heavy Highway industry to fulfill the responsibilities of Superintendent.  Must manage multiple aspects of assigned projects, including but not limited to: oversight and management of field operations, scheduling of all site resources, sequencing, work quality/quality control, subcontractor/supplier coordination, and all aspects of project site safety.

      Skills & Experience

      • Work with project manager to determine method and sequencing of construction. Plans, directs, coordinates and budgets activities.
      • Manage day to day activities and prepare daily electronic field logs.
      • Manage multiple tasks, crews and projects as well as be able to handles changes in project priority based on resource availability.
      • Develop and maintain good working relationships with owner, subcontractors, and vendors.
      • Communicate and promote safe working environment and company safety standards, with strong knowledge of OSHA regulations in regards to crane and bridge construction.
      • Must be able to read plans and have a strong knowledge of various DOT specifications and standards. Superintendent will inspect work in progress to ensure quality workmanship that conforms to contract specifications and standards.  Working knowledge of MoDOT Quality Management Program a plus.
      • Confers with supervisory and engineering personnel and inspectors and suppliers of tools and materials to resolve construction problems and improve construction methods.
      • Responsible for compliance with all Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action policies and procedures.
      • 5+ years of experience working the heavy civil and bridge construction industry.
      • Ability to read and interpret construction documents
      • Able to produce and communicate a 3 week look ahead schedule.
      • Strong computer skills
      • Strong organization, multi-tasking, leadership and decision-making ability.

       Benefits

      • Competitive salary
      • Medical, Dental, & Vision
      • Simple IRA
      • Company-Paid Holidays
      • Discretionary Bonus Programs

      Concrete Paving Foreman – Traveling

      Phillips Hardy Inc. is seeking an experienced concrete paving foreman to work on heavy highway construction projects. This position will be responsible for managing slipform and fixed form paving operations, and constructing finished pavements meeting stringent U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and state Departments of Transportation specifications. Please note, this position will be a traveling position, covering job sites across the state of Missouri.

       

      Skills and Experience

        • Inspect condition of grade, forms, and steel placement for compliance with specifications prior to concrete placements.

        • Perform or assist with set up of slipform paving equipment
        • Coordinate slipform paving operations
        • Coordinate and implement fixed form paving operations
        • Monitor all placement, finishing, and curing operations for specification compliance
        • Direct and communicate with crew members and project managers to ensure high quality pavements
        • Perform and report time and cost coding for all supervised/managed employees
        • Minimum five (5) years’ experience performing job duties required of position
        • Must be self-motivated, detail oriented, and able to perform effectively in a fast paced environment
        • Able to work at remote locations
        • Good communication skills
        • Valid driver license

         Benefits

        •  Competitive salary
        • Medical, Dental, & Vision
        • Simple IRA
        • Company-Paid Holidays
        • Discretionary Bonus Programs

        Trade Positions – Arkansas

        Phillips Hardy Inc. is seeking  seasoned professionals in the Heavy Highway industry to fulfill trade positions on projects in Arkansas. 

         

        Heavy Equipment Operator

        • Experience operating all types of heavy equipment
        • Occasional Saturdays
        • OSHA 10 Certification is required – can be obtained online
        • Pre-employment drug screen required

        Laborers

        • Responsible for cleaning and preparing construction site
        • Assists carpenters, operators, and other construction site workers
        • Occasional Saturdays
        • OSHA 10 is required – can be obtained online
        • Pre-employment drug screen required

        Carpenters

        • Minimum 1 year of carpentry experience
        • Perform carpentry work related to construction and maintenance as assigned under supervision of job superintendent
        • Occasional Saturdays
        • OSHA 10 is required – can be obtained online
        • Pre-employment drug screen required

        Benefits

        • Competitive salary
        • Medical, Dental, & Vision
        • Simple IRA

        Trade Positions – Missouri & Kansas

        All trades for projects in Missouri and Kansas are hired through the union halls. Call our office at (660) 834-3030, and we will provide the contact information for each organization.

        Drug
        Testing

        Prior to employment, all individuals applying for a position that requires a Commercial Drivers License (CDL) and the operation of our trucks will be required to participate in our drug testing program.

        Equal Opportunity Employment

        Phillips Hardy Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of this Company to assure that applicants are employed, and that employees are treated during employment, without regard to their race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age or disability.