Engineering Technician and Drone Survey Coordinator - SMH Consultants

  • Made for Manhattan | Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Manhattan, KS, USA
  • Apr 29, 2021
Full time Design Engineering General Business

Job Description

SMH Consultants (SMH); a reputable civil engineering and land surveying company headquartered in Manhattan, Kansas; is seeking to fill two full-time positions in its Manhattan, Kansas office.

Applicants having experience with computer aided drafting and engineering designs in AutoCAD Civil 3D whether educational or professional are desired.    SMH is utilizing the most current versions of Autodesk products.  The applicant should have some familiarity with utilizing these software packages.  SMH desires an individual with a minimum of 1 year of experience.

Daily tasks associated with the position would involve working with managers to assemble engineering designs related to streets, drainage, sanitary sewer, and water infrastructure; assembling topographic surveys from information collected in the field and coordinating data collection with field surveyors, preliminary plats, final plats, right of way strip maps, certificates of title, and plot plans.

Additionally, the individual in the position will also coordinate activities of SMH’s small unmanned aerial vehicle (sUAV) operations including: setting up projects for flight, maintaining drone equipment, analyzing data collected by the drone and insuring licensure currency through the Federal Aviation Administration.  Other duties in this realm include researching expanding the use of the SMH sUAV.  Although experience in this field is desired it is not required.

Compensation will be determined based upon qualifications and experience.  Benefits include a 401K retirement plan, paid full time off, and a health care plan.

SMH Consultants, P.A. is an equal opportunity employer.  All employees are hired at-will and subject to a 60-day primary evaluation period. To apply, please send resume to or fax to 785.776.9760