Development Facilitators, Inc.

Why work for Development Facilitators, Inc. (DFI)?

Development Facilitators, Inc. (DFI) is focused on giving their all to their clientele, as well to their staff. DFI prides itself on offering training, mentoring, flexible hours and competitive benefits. The company also offers career advancement opportunities, as well as educational financial assistance.

DFI is looking for people that enjoy a small, family-oriented atmosphere. The company is also looking for those who are looking for challenging, but gratifying projects put in front of them.

Those who are ready to work in a fast-paced, but learning-friendly environment should apply!

Please see below the current job positions.

We are is seeking ACI concrete inspectors to join our consulting engineering team providing service for Maryland Department of Transportation (MDTA). You will be a team member overseeing project construction on the Bay Bridge improvement projects. Must be able to work nighttime hours and the assignment will require working at substantial heights.

Applicants should have construction experience with concrete application and testing as related to bridge structures. Resumes should document experience to include length of assignments and responsibilities, as well as any industry certifications.  Please see our Job Application

Responsibilities: 

  • Oversee all aspects of construction project from planning to implementation
  • Allocate resources for assigned projects
  • Supervise onsite personnel and subcontractors
  • Interface with project inspectors, contractors, architects, engineers, city and county officials, and clients
  • Negotiate with contractors to receive reasonable order costs
  • Maintain high standards of workmanship that adhere to original plans and specifications

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in construction management or other related fields
  • Familiarity with construction management software
  • Strong leadership qualities
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Deadline and detail-oriented

Requirements: ALL applicants must be authorized to work in the US and have documentation of such, we are unable to provide sponsorship for these positions. Applicants must have and maintain a valid driver's license and are subject to drug screening. Reliable transportation is required and is compensated with a generous commute mileage program. Additionally, applicants should have the ability to access and climb bridge structures, ladders upward/downward and may require lifting material samples up to 50 lbs., and required testing equipment, and carrying over distances on related construction sites. The applicant should have the ability to traverse uneven, steep and possibly slippery site conditions without concern of falling.

The Computer-Aided Design and Drafting/Designer (CADD) technician will work in Development Facilitator Inc.'s (DFI) Engineering Department to begin and finish civil drawings. Someone with experience working on civil drawings in Anne Arundel, Maryland is preferred, as well as organized, reliable and the willingness to work hard. The person should have proficiency with working on grading plans, storm water management design, as well as final plans, public utility plans and record plats and site development plans for single family lots, subdivisions and, or, commercial developments. Please see our Job Application

Responsibilities:

  • Work on grading plans, as well as storm water management designs
  • Work to complete final plans, public utility plans
  • Use record plats and site development plans for single-family lots, subdivisions and, or, commercial developments

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and experience with Auto-Computer-Aided Design and Drafting 2016 or equivalent experience
  • Experience with TR-55
  • Proficiency in the following Microsoft programs:
    • Word
    • Excel
    • Outlook
    • One Note
  • Must have working knowledge of Adobe
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

We are seeking a Highway Construction Inspector to join our contracting team providing service for Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA). You will be a team member overseeing project construction, on major and minor transportation improvement projects. Primary employment availability is anticipated working on the Bay Bridge project.

Applicants with a college degree in engineering and other associated fields have the highest earning potential. Applicants with documented experience to include length of assignments and responsibilities, as well as industry certifications also elevate earning potentials under these assignments. Entry level applicants may be considered on a limited case by case basis and as requested by the client.  Please see our Job Application

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all aspects of construction project from planning to implementation
  • Allocate resources for assigned projects
  • Supervise onsite personnel and subcontractors
  • Interface with project inspectors, contractors, architects, engineers, city and county officials, and clients
  • Negotiate with contractors to receive reasonable order costs
  • Maintain high standards of workmanship that adhere to original plans and specifications

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in construction management or other related fields
  • Familiarity with construction management software
  • Strong leadership qualities
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Deadline and detail-oriented

Requirements: All applicants must have and maintain a valid driver's license and are subject to drug screening. Reliable transportation is required and is compensated with a generous commute mileage program. Additionally applicants should have the ability to access and climb a 20’ ladder upward/downward and may require lifting material samples up to 50 lbs, and required testing equipment, and carrying over distances on related construction sites. The applicant should have the ability to traverse uneven, steep and possibly slippery site conditions without concern of falling.

Development Facilitators, Inc. (DFI) currently has an Inspector 1 position open with Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) at the Temple Hills Depot. The candidate will work directly with the seventh largest water wastewater provider in the nation. The ideal applicants will have a minimum of five years experience in sewer and/or water systems. The candidates are assigned to sewer and water system projects within the WSSC operating zones of Prince George's County, Maryland service base.

The applicant must have through knowledge of construction methods used to remove and replace existing aged supply systems. This knowledge shall include understanding of by-pass systems, rehabilitation, relining, water sample collection, valve operation, shut down notifications, valve installation, pipe laying, restraint systems, fire hydrants, pressure testing, chlorination, flushing and service connections. National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologie (NICET) or similar certification is desirable and should be noted and supported in the applicants professional resume. National Association of Sewer Service Companies (NASSCO) certification is also a strong plus.

Resumes shall document relevant experience, certifications and references. The applicant is also subject to annual background checks by WSSC and must have and maintain a valid driver's license and dependable transportation.

We are currently seeking utility inspectors to provide construction inspection services in Montgomery County, Maryland for Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC). The Consultant Inspector is responsible for performing construction inspection of residential utilities; water and sewer connections. Performed inspections will ensure conformance with the plans, specifications and standards. Desired experience includes trenchless pipe rehabilitation methods and National Association of Sewer Service Companies (NASSCO) certification.

Requirements

  • Graduation from a standard high school or possession of a state high school equivalent certificate.
  • Five (5) years experience in construction inspection of utility installation (water/sewer/storm drain connections).
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office computer software (Word/Excel/Outlook).
  • Posses interpersonal, organizational and communication skills. Ability to create written reports and documentation.
  • Ability to coordinate and, or, monitor activities and projects.
  • A vehicle to travel to, from and while on the project site.
  • State Highway Administration Mid-Atlantic Region Technician Certification Program (SHA MARTCP) certifications are a plus

DFI is always accepting resumes! To send in your resume, please visit our Job Application

Development Facilitators, Inc. is a proud equal-opportunity employer.