The latest projects, news and events at Bowen Collins & Associates.

BC&A Newest Employees!

October 17, 2018

BC&A has been growing over the past year – we are excited to announce the following eight employees that have recently joined our BC&A family! Our new employees come from a variety of backgrounds and specialize in various disciplines. Each help their respective teams deliver high-quality service to our clients.

Career Opportunities – Electrical Engineer, Staff Engineers, and Construction Manager/Inspector

October 12, 2018

Bowen Collins & Associates employs a multi-disciplined team of talented, fun and dedicated employees.

Bowen Collins & Associates, Inc. provides a competitive employee benefits package:
Medical and Dental Benefits
Flexible Benefit Plan
Life Insurance
401k Retirement Plan
Paid Time Off
Business aside, we are also incredibly proud of the culture for employees we have developed over the past twenty-one years. A quick look at the photos hanging on the walls of our Draper, Utah office show company funded vacations, group health and wellness challenges with incentives, interoffice March Madness, Fantasy Football, and Golf Tournament trophies, employee recognition for excellence and ongoing art and service projects all supported by partners and staff at BC&A.
Our employee-focused culture and opportunities to work on challenging and rewarding projects help make Bowen Collins & Associates a great place to work. View some of our recent activities and events here: https://www.bowencollins.com/corporate-culture/

 

Electrical Engineer

Job Summary
Bowen, Collins & Associates, Inc. is seeking an Electrical Engineer (E.I.T) with a minimum of 2 years of experience to join our Boise office.
Responsibilities & Duties: The successful candidate will work under the direction of a Project Manager and other staff & will be expected to:
• Perform routine design assignments while under the direction of a licensed engineer using both verbal and written instructions.
• Develop and utilize drafting/CADD skills to produce electrical design drawings and details to portray needed design features for a variety of projects.
• Work closely with design originators, project managers and others to establish schedules and expectations for deliverables.
• Design electrical components or systems; design electrical systems for heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. We trust that your knowledge, work skills, work ethic and experience will be a valuable addition to our company.
• Conduct site reconnaissance and perform other routine data collection activities.
• Utilize spreadsheets, analytical and statistical methods and various computer software programs related to your discipline.
• Organize and present data in tabular graphical formats suitable for reports and client presentations. Document project-related activities in a manner that allows clear reconstruction of methodologies used and/or changed conditions.
• Write clear and concise technical reports and technical memoranda to present project data.
• Perform all work in accordance with standard company and client Health & Safety protocols, and ensure that all work is reviewed before it is delivered.
• Experience with designing electrical controls and PLC and SCADA programming is preferred.
Salary Range: D.O.E.
Qualifications and Skills:
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering

Benefits:

Medical, dental and vision coverage, plus retirement savings plans

Interested and qualified candidates should email resumes to jobs@bowencollins.com.

Staff/Project Engineer (Structural)

Job Summary
Bowen Collins & Associates is looking for a Staff Engineer to design and detail a variety of structures in a multi-discipline civil engineering environment.

Responsibilities and Duties
The majority of these projects will be associated with water and wastewater infrastructure and require the application of general engineering principles to highly indeterminate structures. Projects also include some bridge applications for standard AASHTO vehicles and special equipment. Common materials consist of steel, concrete, masonry, and timber. Most assignments will require a working knowledge of IBC, ACI, ASCE 7, AWWA, and AASHTO design codes as applicable to potable water and wastewater treatment and storage, storm water facilities, large equipment foundations, industrial and maintenance buildings, and office facilities. Familiarity with design in high-seismic conditions is essential. Should be familiar with software currently being used in this effort, which includes Excel, Staad Pro, RAM, Enercalc, AutoCAD, and LEAP applications. Position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to explain and coordinate structural requirements with non-structural members of a project team, including drafting personnel and working under general supervision.

Qualifications and Skills
Requires a 4-year degree in Civil or Structural engineering, minimum of 5 years of progressive experience. It is also desired that the candidate will pursue an SE license (16 hr NCEES Exam) in Utah.

Benefits

Medical, dental and vision coverage, plus retirement savings plans.

Job Type: Full-time

Interested and qualified candidates should email resumes to jobs@bowencollins.com.

Staff/Project Engineer (Water Resources and Drainage)

Job Summary

Bowen Collins & Associates is looking for a Staff/Project Engineer to design water resource facilities in a multi-discipline civil engineering environment.

Responsibilities and Duties

The successful candidate for this position should have the following minimum requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering.
Knowledge of the water resources industry and technology trends, including all aspects of water resource systems from studies through construction.
Understanding of hydraulics and hydrology.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and be capable of working efficiently with clients, contractors, regulatory agencies, and internal staff.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office.
Proficiency with a variety of hydraulic and hydrologic computer modeling programs.
Proficiency with AutoCAD and/or Micro Station preferred.

Qualifications and Skills

Requires a 4-year degree in Civil engineering, and at least 1-9 years of progressive experience.

Benefits

Medical, dental and vision coverage, plus retirement savings plans.

Job Type: Full-time

Interested and qualified candidates should email resumes to jobs@bowencollins.com.

Construction Manager/Inspector

This position requires experience as a construction manager/inspector with broad experience in water and wastewater related projects. Duties would include daily inspections of contractors work on a Waste Water Treatment Plant facility. Must have experience with installation of pipelines, valves, pumps, and pump stations, reservoirs, mechanical and electrical and HVAC systems as well as, other water and waste water conveyance and transmission facilities. Must have knowledge of construction of reinforced concrete and block structures. Experience must involve work with numerous contractors, engineers and municipalities on various types of work.

Responsibilities will include working closely with contractors, owner and engineers to insure projects are constructed according to plans and specifications. Responsibilities also include submittal organization, tracking, distribution and review, documentation of progress and quality of construction, review of pay requests, coordination of field changes, and request for Information. Will work closely with owner and project engineer, will conduct construction progress meetings and be the liaison between the owner, engineer and contractor.

Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering preferred, adequate experience would be also considered w/o degree.

Salary: D.O.E.

Work location: South Salt Lake

Interested and qualified candidates should email resumes to jobs@bowencollins.com.

Statewide Water Conservation Open Houses!

September 28, 2018

BC&A is working with the State of Utah Division of Water Resources to help establish the new Draft Regional Water Conservation Goals. Our population throughout the State has done such a great job working towards “Conserve 25% by 2025” that we are now looking ahead to forecast additional water needs and set new goals. Come visit us at one of the open house locations below to learn more about the goals and provide the team with feedback! You can also take an online survey at Survey

2018 PSMJ Resources Circle of Excellence Award

August 7, 2018

PSMJ Resources, Inc., the premier management consulting firm for the architecture and engineering (A/E) industry, has recently announced that Bowen, Collins & Associates has been included in their 2018 Circle of Excellence. This is BC&A’s second consecutive year being included on this exclusive list.

PSMJ’s Circle of Excellence is designed to highlight firms that are successfully managed and demonstrate outstanding achievements in areas such as productivity, overhead management, cash flow, business development, staff growth, and turnover. The Circle of Excellence represents the top 20% of participants in PSMJ’s annual A/E Financial Performance Benchmark Survey.

“The Circle of Excellence is consistently made up of a diverse set of firms that come from all corners of the A/E space. This is hard proof that success isn’t defined by a specific firm size, location, or market niche,” says Frank A. Stasiowski, FAIA, Founder and CEO of PSMJ Resources. “The top-performing firms just think and act differently than the rest of the pack to achieve extraordinary business performance.”

BC&A is honored to once again be included among such highly-regarded and successful engineering and architectural firms. This recognition reflects the dedication of our staff and the excellent relationships we have built with our clients over the past 21 years.

Sandy City Dry Creek Improvement Project Groundbreaking

June 1, 2018

Consultants at BC&A and officials with Sandy City recently broke ground on a new Dry Creek Improvement Project that aims to eliminate flood risks for areas around Dry Creek. Along with mitigating and potentially eliminating the risk for catastrophic flooding, the project will add roughly eight miles of recreational trails along the channel.

Read more about the project here:  http://fox13now.com/2018/04/20/dry-creek-project-in-sandy-will-mitigate-flood-risk-expand-trail-system/