face icon
Register to automatically apply for this and similar jobs

Project Engineer


Kissimmee, florida

Job Details



Full Job Description

Project Engineer position at one of the largest civil contractors globally, a company with a leading position in the Heavy Civil and Site Development sectors. The role emphasizes the necessity for experience with medium to large-scale heavy civil projects, including roadways and bridges, with project budgets exceeding $30 million. Here's a detailed breakdown of the role, its responsibilities, and the qualifications required:


  • Project Planning and Management:
    • Review contracts and specifications thoroughly.
    • Provide assistance to the Project Manager, Superintendent, and other Project Engineers as needed.
    • Contribute to all aspects of project scheduling, including preparation and updates.
  • Financial and Resource Management:
    • Assist with quantity reporting, monitoring project costs, and forecasting future expenses.
    • Obtain pricing for change orders from subcontractors and vendors.
    • Manage requisitions for equipment and material deliveries.
  • Coordination and Communication:
    • Coordinate efforts between subcontractors, suppliers, and the workforce to mitigate project challenges and resolve conflicts.
    • Assist with monthly billing processes, cash flow projections, and the processing of change orders.
  • Document and Compliance Management:
    • Oversee document control, including managing submittal schedules, contract documents, and project record drawings.
    • Ensure the accuracy of daily reports through the Heavy Job reporting system.
    • Prepare and maintain a technical submittal list and ensure compliance with various notice requirements (e.g., inspections, testing, claims).
  • Project Closeout:
    • Assist with the project closeout process, including final documentation and settlement of accounts.
  • Additional Duties:
    • Perform other tasks as directed by the Project Manager.


Job Requirements:

  • Education: A Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, with an emphasis in Construction Engineering and Management (CEM).
  • Experience: A minimum of 2 years of experience in the civil construction field, with a blend of office and field roles, demonstrating a comprehensive understanding of heavy civil projects.
  • Skills:
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential for effective coordination and project documentation.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word is required, along with experience in Primavera P6 and possibly Primavera 3, for project scheduling and management.

This position offers a challenging and rewarding opportunity to play a crucial role in significant construction projects. The Project Engineer will need to demonstrate a high level of competence in project management, technical skills, and the ability to work effectively with a team to meet project goals and deadlines. The role is suited for a proactive, detail-oriented professional with a strong foundation in civil engineering and a passion for the construction industry.

Get 10x more interviews and get hired faster.

JobeHire is the first-ever AI-powered job search automation platformthat finds and applies to relevant job openings until you're hired.