Headshot of Senior Project Manager, Daniel Hickel

Daniel Hickel

Director of Special Projects

Dan joined H.L. Wiker in 2013 to serve in a variety of roles, including laborer, pipe layer, truck driver, and equipment operator.  He served as Superintendent prior to being promoted to Special Projects Manager.  Dan holds an Associate Degree from Pennsylvania College of Technology in the Heavy Equipment Technician and Heavy Equipment Operator programs.  Dan prioritizes teamwork, quality of work, and exceeding the expectations of our customers.


  • Cayuga-Onondoga BOCES – Heavy Equipment Repair and Operation
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology – Heavy Equipment Technician & Heavy Equipment Operator Emphasis


  • OSHA 10 Hour
  • First Aid & CPR Training