The following are currently available positions at VIKA Maryland, LLC. All resumes must be submitted online for consideration. Resumes received via U.S. Post Office, United Parcel Service, Federal Express, or other mail services or by hand delivery may not be considered for submittal of resumes.

Updated May 1, 2019


The following positions are currently available in our Germantown, Maryland office. Once a position has been filled, the posting will be removed from our website.

PROJECT ENGINEER / PROJECT MANAGER / ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

VIKA MARYLAND, LLC – PROJECT ENGINEER/PROJECT MANAGER / ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

VIKA Maryland, LLC is currently seeking a Project Engineer/Project Manager for our Engineering Department in our Germantown, MD office.

Responsibilities include: 1) ability to work independently on assignments; 2) manage complex to routine design tasks; 3) ability to design and prepare engineering documents for specific design components of a project including stormwater management design (ESD and structural solutions), sediment erosion control, storm drain design and computations, WSSC water and sewer design, grade establishment plans, and maintenance of traffic plans; 4) ability to supervise, coordinate, and review the work of design engineers and technicians; and, 5) ability to coordinate efforts with client, agencies, and VIKA’s Engineering, Landscape Architecture, Surveying, and Planning Staff, as well as other consultants.

This position requires a BS/BA degree with a minimum of 3 years of experience in civil engineering and working towards obtaining a Professional Engineer (PE) license.

VIKA offers a challenging, team-oriented work environment, where staff members benefit from a comprehensive learning environment and many opportunities for advancement. Compensation includes salary and bonus package based on experience and capabilities.

We currently offer great benefits that include medical, dental, 401k plan, generous tuition reimbursement and a professional development program. Our recruitment program brings new leaders into the company, while our professional development commitment encourages them to grow with us.

VIKA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, religion, color, gender, age, physical or mental disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Please send your cover letter and resume to mdemployment@vika.com with “Project Engineer” in the subject line.

SENIOR LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT/PROJECT MANAGER / PLANNING DEPARTMENT

VIKA MARYLAND, LLC – SENIOR LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT/PROJECT MANAGER/PLANNING DEPARTMENT

VIKA Maryland, LLC is seeking an experienced Landscape Architect (RLA) to join our staff. The successful candidate will have a strong background in urban design and entitlement, as well as an ability to integrate landscape, civil, architectural, utility, and other aspects of site development into a coordinated site development design. We are assuming this will entail a minimum of eight (8) years of experience in the production of a wide range of documents including: Concept Plans, Schematic Development Plans, Design Development Plans and Construction Documents in urban design, sustainable planning and design, hardscape design, planting design, layout, fine-grading and detailing. Experience creating Subdivision Plans, Entitlement Site Plans, Natural Resource inventories, and Forest Conservation Plans is also desirable.

Our office provides planning, design, and engineering services to developers and municipalities in Maryland, focusing on Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties, and we expect the successful candidate to have experience in those jurisdictions. We strive to integrate the expertise of our various professions and other consultants into a well-conceived design and expect a well-rounded understanding of how the built environment is constructed. Most of our work is infill, TOD, and urban redevelopment. While our foundation is in entitlement work, our design portfolio includes a focus on placemaking, smart growth, and sustainable design principles; a desire to create environments people take ownership of and pride in is essential. To help us continue this growth, the successful candidate must have the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines and must have a fundamental understanding of computer programs standard within the industry including AutoCAD, Photoshop, Sketch-up, Excel, and Illustrator. We also expect the qualified candidate to be skilled at designing and coordinating plan preparation and approval on tight deadlines with numerous team members and agencies; these tasks will need to be done in parallel with the basic project management requirements of scheduling, budgeting, billing, and client service. It is assumed that a Project Manager will need some oversight by senior management, but that they will be able to run most day-to-day tasks.

In sum, we are looking specifically for a manager who can manage and keep a team on schedule and within budget while providing excellent quality and service. To encourage the right applicant, VIKA offers a challenging and rewarding work environment, with a competitive benefits package; compensation includes salary and bonus package based on experience and capabilities.

For consideration please submit your resume and cover letter via e-mail to mdemployment@vika.com with “Senior Landscape Architect/Project Manager” in the subject line.

SURVEY CREW CHIEF / SURVEY DEPARTMENT

VIKA MARYLAND, LLC – SURVEY CREW CHIEF/SURVEY DEPARTMENT

VIKA Maryland, LLC is seeking a Full-Time Survey Crew Chief with direct working knowledge in all aspects of survey projects, including field data collection with conventional, robotic, and GPS instruments, reconnaissance for horizontal and vertical control or property corner evidence, field stakeout of proposed site features for future construction, set up and monitoring for settlement, detail measurements and recordation for as-builts.

Required Skills:
• Minimum of seven (7) years of experience in land surveying with, at least three (3) years as a full-time Crew Chief.
• Working knowledge of mathematics as it relates to surveying (Geometry)
• Able operate, maintain, check and adjust instruments (Levels, Total Stations, Robotics, and GPS)
• Prepare sketches of existing conditions
• Oversee, train and be accountable for survey crew safety, actions and work production
• Must be able to work outdoors in all types of weather and site conditions
• Be available to work an extended schedule, including overtime
• Valid Driver’s License with an excellent driving record
• Have excellent communication, analytical, and organizational skills

For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter via email to mdemployment@vika.com with “Survey Crew Chief” in the subject line.

FIELD SURVEYOR / SURVEY DEPARTMENT

VIKA MARYLAND, LLC – FIELD SURVEYOR/SURVEY DEPARTMENT

VIKA Maryland, LLC is seeking a full-time Entry Level Field Surveyor.

Our firm utilizes the latest in technology to capture surveying information through the use of robotics, GPS, LIDAR Scanning and UAS Drones.  Our goal is to develop strong teams through experienced leadership and focused training, allowing the talent and ambitions of the successful candidate to grow and flourish.

The qualified candidate must be reliable and able to demonstrate a knowledge of trigonometry, geometry, use of computers, have excellent communication and organizational skills.  This is a physically demanding job requiring standing and/or walking around construction job sites for most of the day.  This is a great career opportunity to learn, grow and gain more responsibility under the guidance of experienced surveyors.  We offer you a bright, challenging, fun and profitable career at VIKA Maryland, LLC when you bring us your full aptitude and motivation!

  • Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Hours: 6:00 am – 2:30 pm   Monday through Friday
  • Must have a clean driving record and a current driver license

For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter via email to mdemployment@vika.com with “Entry Level Field Surveyor” in the subject line.

 


We currently offer great benefits that include medical, dental, 401k plan, generous tuition reimbursement and a professional development program. Our recruitment program brings new leaders into the company, while our professional development commitment encourages them to grow with us.

VIKA Maryland, LLC provides a team-oriented environment, where staff members benefit from a comprehensive learning environment and many opportunities for advancement.

VIKA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, religion, color, gender, age, physical or mental disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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