Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
90-day-old-job
part-time-job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in Syracuse, NY
View more jobs in New York

Job Details

Construction Engineer

Location
Syracuse, NY

Apply for this job






Profile

Overview
Horizontal construction engineers use bulldozers, cranes, graders and other heavy equipment to move tons of earth and material to complete construction projects for the Army.
They are also responsible for operating tractors with dozer attachments, scoop loaders, backhoe loaders, hydraulic excavators, motorized graders and scrapers.
Job Duties
Analyze the information on grade stakes and placing them
Drive bulldozers, roadgraders and other heavy equipment to level earth
Clear, grub, strip, excavate, backfill, stockpile and push scraper with tractor crawler
Cut and spread fill material with scraper
Transport heavy construction equipment with tractor-trailer
Assist in performance of combat engineer missions
Requirements
Those who want to serve must first take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, a series of tests that helps you better understand your strengths and identify which Army jobs are best for you.
Training
Job training for horizontal construction engineer requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and nine weeks of Advanced Individual Training. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field with on-the-job instructions.
Some of the skills you’ll learn are:
Operation of different types of construction and rough terrain equipment
Maintenance and repair of equipment
Identification of soil types and placement of grade stakes
Helpful Skills
Interest in operating heavy construction equipment
Preference for working outdoors
Interest in working with your hands
Compensation
Total compensation includes housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time.
Earn Cash For In Demand Jobs
You could earn up to $40,000 in cash bonuses just for enlisting under certain Military Occupational Specialties.
Education Benefits
In the Army, qualified students can earn full-tuition, merit-based scholarships, allowances for books and fees, plus an annual stipend for living expenses.
Future Civilian Careers
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career with building contractors, state highway agencies, rock quarries, well drillers and construction firms.
PARTNERSHIP FOR YOUTH SUCCESS (PaYS) Program
Those interested in this job may be eligible for civilian employment, after the Army, by enrolling in the Army PaYS program. The PaYS program is a recruitment option that guarantees a job interview with military friendly employers that are looking for experienced and trained Veterans to join their organization. Find out more about the Army PaYS Program at ****AT&T, Inc.
Hewlett-Packard Company
Kraft Foods Global, Inc.
Sears Holdings Corporation
Time Customer Service, Inc.
Walgreen Co.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Company info

Sign Up Now - GovernmentCrossing.com

Similar Jobs:
DENTAL ASSISTANT
Location : Syracuse, NY
DENTAL ASSISTANT in Syracuse New York Videos Duties Help Duties Summary Standing Register: This is an open continuous announcement. It will be used to fill 3 Dental Assistant vacancies in the Syracuse VA Medical Center Dental Clin...
Employer Employer Profile CRNA Opportunities in Syracuse, NY with Veteran Affairs Syracuse, New York Part Time Full Time New Grad The Syracuse, NY Veterans Affairs Medical Center is recruiting full-time CRNAs to care for our Veter...
* Videos * Duties HelpDuties Summary WHAT DOES A TAX COMPUTATION SPECIALIST DO? The Tax Computation Specialist is a specialized Internal Revenue Agent in the Appeals business division. As a Tax Computation Specialist (TCS), ...
What I liked about the service is that it had such a comprehensive collection of jobs! I was using a number of sites previously and this took up so much time, but in joining EmploymentCrossing, I was able to stop going from site to site and was able to find everything I needed on EmploymentCrossing.
John Elstner - Baltimore, MD
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
GovernmentCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
GovernmentCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 GovernmentCrossing - All rights reserved. 169