Careers

Ardaman & Associates is always looking for qualified personnel to join our team in Orlando or one of our branch offices located throughout Florida or Louisiana. Ardaman offers competitive salaries, a strong benefit package and excellent working conditions.  Ardaman is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace. Background checks and drug screens are required for all positions.

Current Openings:

Bartow

  • No current openings.

Cocoa

  • No current openings.

Fort Myers

  • Geotechnical Engineer - Our Fort Myers office has an opportunity for a Geotechnical Engineer to work on a wide range of geotechnical engineering activities including planning and supervising field explorations, laboratory testing, conducting geotechnical analyses, developing recommendations, writing reports and performing field monitoring. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have 4 to 6 years’ experience, be technically superior and must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.  This position requires a Florida P.E. license or the ability to acquire one.  A Master’s degree specializing in Geotechnical Engineering is a plus.  Additional experience in Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments and Construction Materials testing projects will add to the candidate’s qualifications for this position.  The position will provide a dynamic, team-oriented work environment and an exceptional opportunity for career growth.

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Miami

  • Driller Assistant - A driller assistant will assist the driller in solid stem and hollow stem auger drilling techniques. The assistant will help move, set up and operate drilling rigs and related equipment to drill holes for geotechnical exploration test borings. Site investigation/geotechnical drilling is done to determine the soil characteristics on construction sites. Work is outdoors in all weather conditions. The work is generally physically demanding.  However, safety is Ardaman’s company value and we are proud of our safety record. Responsibilities: Ability to lift drill steel and materials weighing up to 80 lbs; Label sample containers as directed; Assist driller in maintenance and repairs to drill rig; Expediting field supplies; Performs duties at multiple job sites; Performs yard duties at direction of driller; Assist in measuring test boring locations; Load and unload trucks; Smoothly and quickly connect and disconnect the lower parts of the drill pipe when it is being lowered into and raised from the hole; Catch samples of drilled cuttings to be analyzed; Assist in installing monitoring well casing and screens; Clean and maintain equipment; Help move drilling rigs and equipment from site to site, set up in the new site; Help obtain drilling core samples; Dig and clean mud pits and drains; Assist with well development and pumping tests; Operate equipment such as pumps for air, water and mud, and equipment and tools used to correct problems in drilled holes; Carry out minor maintenance and repairs, including lubrication and cleaning; Perform other duties as assigned.   Qualifications: Minimum of one year experience preferred, but will train; Mechanical skills preferred; Class A or Class B CDL license a plus; Must have current DOT Medical Examiners Certificate or be able to obtain one prior to employment; Must be bilingual - Spanish and English; Must pass company background checks including drug screen; Must have an excellent driving record within company standards; Ability to perform physical work outdoors in the heat; Local candidates preferred; no relocation.

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Orlando

  • Civil CADD Designer / Drafter - Immediate full-time position available for a civil CADD Designer / Drafter with minimum 3 years direct experience preparing construction drawings using AutoCAD CIVIL3D program for civil/earthwork projects. Successful candidate will work in Orlando, Florida on preparing construction drawings for projects located in US and abroad.  Qualifications: Candidate must be proficient at preparing civil construction drawings in AutoCAD CIVIL3D 2013 or later, and have experience with: Creating Tin surfaces, Road Profiles and Cross Sections, calculating cut/fill volumes, using and manipulating aerial and topographic map files, preparing site plans for industrial waste disposal area/landfill grading and earthwork. Candidate must be able to work with a team of civil designers and engineers.

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  • Assistant Project Engineer - Entry level full-time position working in our Orlando, FL office on a wide range of geotechnical engineering activities. Summarize, evaluate, and present field and laboratory data using computer worksheet programs including Microsoft Excel and Sigma Plot.  Perform geotechnical analyses using computer software including SEEP/W for seepage analyses, SLOPE/W for slope stability analyses, and GMS-MODFLOW for groundwater flow simulations. Draft engineering reports for senior engineers. Research and review information and data for engineering projects.  Develop and review construction drawings and technical specifications for engineering projects. Coordinate with field personnel to perform subsurface exploration program and field tests.  Coordinate with laboratory personnel to perform laboratory testing on soil, geosynthetic, and water samples.  This position will provide a dynamic, team-oriented work environment and an exceptional opportunity for career growth.  REQUIREMENTS: The successful candidate will be technically superior and must have excellent written and verbal communication skills; Master’s degree specializing in Geotechnical Engineering from an ABET accredited program or currently enrolled in a Master’s degree program specializing in Geotechnical Engineering from a ABET accredited program with degree to be completed in less in a year.

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  • Technical Secretary - Full-time position working in Ardaman’s Orlando office.  Responsibilities include typing reports and proposals, copying, collating and binding reports, data entry, filing, incoming/outgoing mail, and other administrative tasks.  Previous experience working in an engineering, architectural, or construction office is preferred.  Qualifications: Minimum of three (3) years secretarial experience; Type 50+ wpm proficiently and accurately; Type technical reports and proposals using specific terminology, ensuring correct punctuation, grammar and format; Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel; Willing to learn and use daily, customized reporting software; Must be very organized; Ability to multi-task; Friendly phone voice; Have personal transportation.

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Port St. Lucie

  • No current openings.

Sarasota

  • No current openings.

Tallahassee

  • No current openings.

Tampa

  • Driller Assistant - Our Tampa office has an opportunity available for a Driller’s Assistant.  Pay rate is $12 to $15 per hour depending on drilling experience.  A driller assistant will assist the crew chief in solid stem and hollow stem auger drilling techniques. The assistant will help move, set up and operate drilling rigs and related equipment to drill holes for geotechnical exploration test borings. Site investigation/geotechnical drilling is done to determine the soil characteristics on construction sites. Work is outdoors. The work is generally physically demanding.  However, safety is Ardaman’s priority and we are proud of our safety record.    Responsibilities:  Assist in drilling operations; Expedite field supplies; Perform duties at multiple job sites; Perform yard duties at direction of supervisor; Assist in measuring test boring locations; Load and unload trucks; Smoothly and quickly connect and disconnect the lower parts of the drill pipe when it is being lowered into and raised from the hole; Catch samples of drilled cuttings to be analyzed; Clean and maintain equipment; Help move drilling rig and equipment from site to site and set up; Dig and clean mud pits and drains; Assist with well development and pumping tests; Operate equipment such as pumps for air, water and mud, and equipment and tools used to correct problems in drilled holes caused by mechanical breakdowns or by harmful natural conditions; Carry out minor maintenance and repairs, including lubrication and cleaning; Perform other duties as assigned. Qualifications: Experience preferred, but will train; Mechanical skills preferred; Must have current DOT Medical Examiners Certificate or be able to obtain one prior to employment; Class A or Class B CDL license a plus; Available to work overtime, out of town, and weekends as required to meet client schedules; Ability to lift drill pipe and materials weighing up to 80 lbs; Must pass company background checks including drug screen; Must have an excellent driving record within company standards; Local candidates preferred; no relocation.

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  • Staff Geotechnical Engineer - Our Tampa, Florida office has an opportunity for a staff geotechnical engineer to work on a wide range of geotechnical engineering activities including planning and supervising field studies, conducting geotechnical analyses, developing recommendations, writing reports and performing construction monitoring.  Qualifications: The successful candidate will be technically superior and must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.  A Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with a minimum of 4 years’ experience is required; however, a Master’s degree specializing in Geotechnical Engineering is preferred.  Entry level MS degrees specializing in Geotechnical Engineering will be considered.  Special experience in Cone Penetrometer, Ground Penetrating Radar and/or Instrumentation will be given additional consideration.  This position will provide a dynamic, team-oriented work environment and exceptional opportunity for career growth.

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West Palm Beach

  • No current openings.

Alexandria, Louisiana

  • No current openings.

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

  • No current openings

New Orleans, Louisiana

  • Logger/Field Technician - Full time position for a CMT Technician to work in a Construction Material Testing department and assist in the Drilling and Laboratory departments located in New Orleans, LA.  Qualifications: Two to four years’ experience with inspection and field testing of earthwork and concrete construction and CMT laboratory soil, aggregate and concrete testing is required.   Experience in monitoring pile driving operations and performing pile load tests is a plus. NICET Certification, ACI Certification and Radiation Safety - Nuclear Density Gauge training a plus.  Other requirements include:  Able to lift, carry, push, and pull equipment weighing up to 100 lbs; a safe driving record; willing to work weekends and overtime as required; willing to work on out of town assignments as required; authorization to work in the United States; and a High School Diploma or equivalent.  Also, must have a good attitude, attention to detail, and able to get along well with others. Local candidates only; no relocation.

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Shreveport, Louisiana

  • Driller - Perform soil test borings and obtain accurate logs and soil samples for laboratory analysis and engineering evaluations. Work is outdoors in all weather conditions. The work is generally physically demanding.  ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Safety conscience in all aspects of work; Perform routine maintenance of equipment; Keep accurate and detailed records; Prepare field boring logs; Classify soils in the field; Measure/layout test boring locations; Proficient with Shelby Tube and Split Spoon sampling methods; Proficient with mud rotary and auger drilling methods; Perform other duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS:  Must have a valid CDL Class B license, Class A preferred; A minimum of 3 years (5 years preferred) geotechnical drilling experience is required; Mechanical skills preferred; Welding skills preferred; Must be able to travel; Must pass company background checks including drug screen; Must have an excellent driving record within company standards.

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  • Staff Geotechnical Engineer - Our Shreveport, Louisiana office has an opportunity for entry level engineer to work on a wide range of geotechnical engineering activities including planning and supervising laboratory testing, conducting geotechnical analyses, developing recommendations, writing reports and performing field monitoring.  Qualifications: The successful candidate will be technically superior and must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.  A Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with relevant coursework is required; however, a Master’s degree specializing in Geotechnical Engineering is preferred.  New grads are welcomed to apply.  Candidates from Louisiana area or nearby state are preferred.  This position will provide a dynamic, team-oriented work environment and an exceptional opportunity for career growth. 

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West Monroe, Louisiana

  • No current opening.

All resumes must be submitted online to be considered for a current opening.

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Ardaman & Associates, Inc.
8008 South Orange Avenue
Orlando, Florida 32809

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