Field Technical Specialist II

US-NY-New York
HNTB Job Title
Field Technical Spec II
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Engineering-Rail Transit

Why Choose HNTB?

For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.

At HNTB, we’re encouraged to go beyond discovering mere solutions that will impact our very landscape. We are encouraged to ask, “What if?” Our HNTB family fosters an inventive and resourceful commitment to finding unique answers to complex problems. We believe that the act of wondering sparks creativity. We will work to foster your creativity, career and personal growth. Come join HNTB and unleash your spark of imagination.

For you, “together” can mean the chance to put together an exciting career. At HNTB “together” also means collaborating across geographies and disciplines within the firm. And “together” means that we are partners with our clients. Our goals are linked, and their success is our success. “Together” means that we are engaged in the communities we serve — we live there — and are committed to their growth and development.


HNTB Corporation draws upon a national workforce of construction professionals to dedicate the right resources to local projects at the right time to meet tight schedules and client expectations for cost and quality.

HNTB's team has experience in the construction of highways, bridges and airports, as well as facilities for sports, entertainment, education, government and business.

Construction services are offered in combination with, and independent of, design engineering services, and on an on-call basis. The firm tailors each construction service package to meet client needs. The HNTB New York office is expanding its team of strong Seasonal Construction Technical Specialists for rail, road and bridge work beginning approximately in the Spring 2015.  


Job Summary

The preferred candidate will have a solid back-ground in the inspection and/or testing of: • Asphalt Paving • Concrete Paving • Structural Concrete and Bridge Construction • Earthwork • SESC and Traffic Control Items The successful candidate will be: • A self-motivated individual with initiative • Able to take on a leadership role within a diverse group of contractors, sub-contractors, utility representatives, stakeholders and peers • Keenly familiar with NYDOT inspection/testing requirements and procedures • Experienced in computers, common applications and ideally, FieldBook software • Physically able to work outside in a variety of weather conditions in a fast paced environment • Licensed to drive and possess a record of safe driving

Essential Responsibility

A minimum requirement will be a Bachelors degree in Engineering.

Preferred Qualification/Skills

While projects for and in the City of New York are mainly driving this current need, projects throughout the New York Metro region are also expected to need sharp inspectors for the same duration.  Pay rate will be based upon level of experience. Additional consideration will be given for experience with subway construction engineering/inspection and the depth and diversity of subway and other applicable training certificates achieved and current. Strong performance could lead to permanent or multiple seasons of employment, dependant on the preference of the employee and the future back-log of the New York office.

HNTB Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. 

The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law.  In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.


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