CAREERS

Careers

View the latest career opportunities at Harrison & Burrowes. Select the job opportunity link to view complete job description, qualifications, and to submit your application.

Construction Laborer – Upstate, NY
Learn More

Position:

Heavy Highway Construction Laborer in Upstate, NY.  The successful candidate will be an important member of the construction team and will report directly to a site Supervisor.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform a range of tasks (such as site demo, cleaning, moving materials and assisting other trades) as needed
  • Physical demands such as standing for long periods of time and lifting heavy objects under a variety of environmental conditions
  • Maintain a safe working environment by following all rules and regulations.
  • Must provide certain hand tools necessary for the job
  • Must have a flexible schedule to accommodate night and weekend work

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must pass a pre hire drug screen.
  • Must have or the ability to pass OSHA 10 training
  • Must have active driver’s license, reliable vehicle and willing to travel to job sites.
  • Must be able to lift heavy objects

Benefits:

  • Prevailing wage pay
  • Retirement plan
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
Construction Carpenter – Upstate, NY
Learn More

Position:

Heavy Highway Construction Carpenter in Upstate, NY.  The successful candidate will be an important member of the construction team and will report directly to a site Supervisor.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform a range of tasks (such as site demo, cleaning, moving materials and assisting other trades) as needed
  • Physical demands such as standing for long periods of time and lifting heavy objects under a variety of environmental conditions
  • Maintain a safe working environment by following all rules and regulations.
  • Must provide certain hand tools necessary for the job
  • Must have a flexible schedule to accommodate night and weekend work

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must pass a pre hire drug screen.
  • Must have or the ability to pass OSHA 10 training
  • Must have active driver’s license, reliable vehicle and willing to travel to job sites.
  • Must be able to lift heavy objects

Benefits:

  • Prevailing wage pay
  • Retirement plan
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
Heavy Equipment Operator – Upstate, NY
Learn More

Position:

Heavy Equipment Operator in Upstate, NY.  The successful candidate will be an important member of the construction team and will report directly to a site Supervisor.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Operate all heavy equipment such as excavators, dozers, loaders and rollers.
  • Familiarity with GPS is preferred but not required
  • Physical demands such as standing for long periods of time and lifting heavy objects under a variety of environmental conditions
  • Maintain a safe working environment by following all rules and regulations.
  • Must have a flexible schedule to accommodate night and weekend work

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must pass a pre hire drug screen.
  • Must have or the ability to pass OSHA 10 training
  • Must have active driver’s license, reliable vehicle and willing to travel to job sites.
  • Must be able to lift heavy objects

Benefits:

  • Prevailing wage pay
  • Retirement plan
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
Iron Worker – Upstate, NY
Learn More

Position:

Heavy Equipment Operator in Upstate, NY.  The successful candidate will be an important member of the construction team and will report directly to a site Supervisor.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Operate all heavy equipment such as excavators, dozers, loaders and rollers.
  • Familiarity with GPS is preferred but not required
  • Physical demands such as standing for long periods of time and lifting heavy objects under a variety of environmental conditions
  • Maintain a safe working environment by following all rules and regulations.
  • Must have a flexible schedule to accommodate night and weekend work

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must pass a pre hire drug screen.
  • Must have or the ability to pass OSHA 10 training
  • Must have active driver’s license, reliable vehicle and willing to travel to job sites.
  • Must be able to lift heavy objects

Benefits:

  • Prevailing wage pay
  • Retirement plan
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
Traffic Control Foreperson – Syracuse, NY
Learn More

Position:

Traffic Control Foreman in Syracuse, NY.  The successful candidate will be an important member of the field management team reporting directly to the job Superintendent and working with the entire field team.

Responsibilities:

  • Set up and maintain traffic control for a variety of traffic control schemes such as, lane closures, and road closures including detour routes
  • Install road signs, temporary lane closures and other work zone traffic control devices
  • Work with regular construction crews on highway projects when Traffic Control Supervision is not needed
  • Take ownership over your work, equipment, conditions, and surroundings to keep safety first in all things both for yourself and for all crew members
  • Continually observe all leader instructions, traffic rules and regulations, customer specifications, and standards of the Company Code of Conduct
  • Think innovatively, actively participate in safety tailgate meetings, contribute purposefully to the Company’s safety culture, and communicate clearly, openly, and constructively

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug test and commitment to remain drug free
  • Current and valid DOT or ATSSA TCT or TCS Certification
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Ability to work nights and weekends when needed
  • Read and understand construction plans
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Prior Traffic Control Supervisor Experience
  • Class B CDL

Benefits:

  • Prevailing wage plus foreman pay
  • Truck and phone reimbursement
  • Retirement plan.
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
Diesel Mechanic/Technician – Albany, NY
Learn More

Position:
Diesel Mechanic/Technician –  in Albany, NY.  The successful candidate will be an important member of the shop/yard team and will report directly to Shop Manager.

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Inspect, diagnosis, and perform all phases of vehicle and heavy equipment (tractors, excavators, etc.) repair including brakes, suspensions, drivetrains and transmissions.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on vehicles and equipment
  • Utilize diagnostic software to interpret failure codes to preform repairs
  • Complete NYS safety inspections
  • Assist with ordering parts as needed

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must have active driver’s license and reliable vehicle.
  • NYS Inspection certified or willing to train to become certified
  • Previous working experience 2-5 years

Benefits:

  • Wage commensurate with experience
  • Retirement plan
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
Project Manager – Heavy Highway Construction – Westchester, NY, Albany, NY, Syracuse, NY
Learn More

Position:

Project Manager – Heavy Highway Construction in Albany, NY. The successful candidate will be an important member of the construction management team on a variety of projects throughout New York State. reporting directly to Vice President of Project Management.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Manage large scale heavy highway construction projects
  • Negotiate and coordinate with subcontractors, vendors, and other 3rd parties
  • Design and Engineering for submittals.
  • Establish master project schedule.
  • Complete supplier and subcontractor buyouts.
  • Prepare preconstruction documents for owner kickoff.
  • Two Week Look Ahead Submissions – work closely with superintendent to plan work.
  • Manage project budgets and analyze financial reports.
  • Coordinate subcontractor schedules and contractual requirements.
  • Prepare price negotiations and change orders, payment applications, submittals and RFI’s.
  • Review timesheets for accurate hours and cost coding, submit to payroll department.
  • Run monthly cost to complete meetings and attend bi-weekly progress meetings.
  • Review workplans, personnel and resources with site Superintendents weekly.
  • Order and schedule all long lead items to be delivered to project.
  • Mark up pay estimates or pay application and submit to accounting.
  • Review and approve purchase orders, stone tickets, concrete tickets, and receipts are cost coded properly and submit to accounting.
  • Review and approve hotel reimbursement and truck rent and phone rent for crews to accounting.
  • Update EBO throughout the project.
  • Communicate with management and field employees
  • Communicate with and manage the owners of the projects
  • Deliver on time and on budget results
  • Manage project D/W/MBE and EEO goals
  • Maintain a safe environment and adhere to all OSHA regulations

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must have active driver’s license and reliable vehicle.
  • Familiarity with machinery, vehicles and other equipment.
  • Ability to review and interpret governmental regulations.
  • Must be self-starter, able to create and manage a schedule without being instructed.
  • Must be able to interact and develop a positive culture and relationship with field employees.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software.
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule to meet deadlines.
  • Willing to travel to project sites as needed
Project Manager Intern/Co-op- Heavy Highway Construction – Albany, NY
Learn More

Position:

Project Manager Intern– Heavy Highway Construction in Albany, NY. The successful candidate will be an important member of the construction management team on a variety of projects throughout New York State. reporting directly to Vice President of Project Management.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assist in managing large scale heavy highway construction projects
  • Help coordinate with subcontractors, vendors, and other 3rd parties
  • Design and Engineering for submittals.
  • Evaluate project schedule.
  • Prepare preconstruction documents for owner kickoff.
  • Two Week Look Ahead Submissions – work closely with field staff to plan work.
  • Manage project budgets and analyze financial reports.
  • Coordinate subcontractor schedules and contractual requirements.
  • Review timesheets for accurate hours and cost coding, submit to payroll department.
  • Run monthly cost to complete meetings and attend bi-weekly progress meetings.
  • Review workplans, personnel and resources with site Superintendents weekly.
  • Order and schedule all long lead items to be delivered to project.
  • Review and approve purchase orders, stone tickets, concrete tickets, and receipts are cost coded properly and submit to accounting.
  • Communicate with management and field employees
  • Communicate with and manage the owners of the projects
  • Deliver on time and on budget results
  • Manage project D/W/MBE and EEO goals
  • Maintain a safe environment and adhere to all OSHA regulations

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must have active driver’s license and reliable vehicle.
  • Familiarity with machinery, vehicles and other equipment.
  • Ability to review and interpret governmental regulations.
  • Must be self-starter, able to create and manage a schedule without being instructed.
  • Must be able to interact and develop a positive culture and relationship with field employees.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software.
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule to meet deadlines.
  • Willing to travel to project sites as needed
Pipe and Drainage Foreperson – Syracuse, NY
Learn More

Position:

Pipe and Drainage Foreman in Syracuse, NY. The successful candidate will be an important member of the construction management team reporting directly to the Superintendent.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Sequences pipe and drainage structure installation to reduce interference with other project activities and the public.
  • Continually inspects work sites, surveying for potential hazards or safety concerns.
  • Responsible for crew safety. Establishes a safe work environment that complies with the Company safety program.
  • Manage individual workers to effectively complete tasks on schedule and on budget
  • Reads, understands, and interprets drawings and specifications
  • Monitors crews for organizational structure, sizing, crew mix ratios, and wage compliance in conjunction with Superintendent
  • Reports on time and materials
  • Monitors the implementation of safety orientations, safety indoctrination, provides coaching for improvement
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Maintains professional relationship with Owner
  • Ensures compliance with safety policies and OSHA regulations

Ideal Candidate:

  • 3+ years experience as a Pipe and Drainage Foreman in heavy highway construction
  • Well-organized
  • Superior communication skills
  • Previous direct supervision of employees
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must have active driver’s license and reliable vehicle.
  • Pass a pre-employment drug screening
  • Willing to travel
Job Site Safety Officer – Syracuse, NY
Learn More

Position:

Job Site Safety Officer in Syracuse, NY. The successful candidate will be an important member of the construction management team reporting directly to the Superintendent and Project Manager and working closely with the Corporate Safety Director.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Advise employees at safety meetings in conjunction with local front-line managers on key subjects related to incidents, accidents and near misses that occur.
  • Observe and assist on Health and Safety programs which address regulatory requirements, corporate initiatives, and behavioral training.
  • Support training for employees on topics related to daily work activities and incident trends on a regular basis.
  • Complete new hire and subcontractor safety orientations
  • Conduct site inspections, audits, and risk assessments.
  • Coordinate with 3rd party safety inspection company.
  • Assure all the employees are acting in adherence with work rules, policies, and procedures.
  • Schedule onsite and offsite inspections of facilities, machinery, equipment, and jobsites where drivers may be exposed during daily work activity to ensure compliance with state and federal safety and health regulations as well as company policies and procedures.
  • Prepare written reports regarding inspections, audits and observation findings with recommended corrective action which adhere to Federal, State and Corporate guidelines.
  • Investigate all onsite and offsite accidents including vehicular accidents to ascertain root cause and support local management on implementing corrective action to eliminate reoccurrence of incident or accidents.
  • Prepare written investigative reports for all onsite and offsite workplace accidents including vehicular accidents with recommendations for corrective actions.
  • Responsible for reporting all investigation information to Safety Director for prompt claims reporting.
  • Ensure proper signage and required notices are posted properly at facilities including but not limited to Speed Limits, Safety directives and protocols, OSHA and environmental postings, Safety reminders and Department of Labor required postings.
  • Conduct inspections, audits, follow up of incidents and accidents as directed by the Safety Director.
  • Procure Project Safety equipment and PPE for employees

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must have active driver’s license and reliable vehicle.
  • Safety Certifications and experience preferred.
  • Familiarity with machinery, vehicles, and other equipment.
  • Previous work experience as a site safety officer. NYSDOT experience is preferred.
  • Ability to review and interpret governmental regulations.
  • Must be self-starter, able to create and manage a schedule without being instructed.
  • Must be able to interact and develop a positive culture and relationship with field employees.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software.
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule to meet deadlines.

APPLY NOW BELOW

RESUME

If attaching your resume below, please only fill out your contact information. If you do not have a resume, please fill out the entire form. If you cannot upload your resume, please email it to: info@harrisonburrowes.com
Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, pdf, docx, pages, Max. file size: 100 MB.

APPLICANT INFO

Are you a citizen of the US?
If no, are you authorized to work in the US?
Have you ever worked for this company?
Have you ever been convicted of a felony?
If under 18 years old, can you provide proof of eligibility to work?

EDUCATION - HIGH SCHOOL

Did you graduate high school?

EDUCATION - COLLEGE

Did you graduate college?

EDUCATION - OTHER

Did you graduate?

PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES

Reference 1

Reference 2

Reference 3

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Company 1

May we contact this employer?

Company 2

May we contact this employer?

Company 3

May we contact this employer?

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION VOLUNTARY SURVEY

Racial Ethnic Background
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.