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Project Engineer

Prospect Construction, Inc. constructs wastewater/water treatment plants, pumps stations, hatcheries and other heavy civil projects throughout the Northwest. We are currently hiring for an experienced Project Engineer to join our team.

Essential Duties / Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Project Manager to establish project schedule and budget, and monitor progress in meeting schedule and budget requirements.

  • Review shop drawings/submittals to identify risk/opportunity, review detailing process and drawings.

  • Assist in 3 week look ahead and plan required work.

  • Review baseline CPM with project team and assist with work and foreman binders.

  • Control project costs by cost code knowledge, track and log cost code quantities,  review cost reports and provide feedback to superintendent and foreman, identify extra work – document time and materials, assist in change order pricing.

  • Management of documents project submittals and RFI’s.

  • Review superintendent approved time cards.

  • Overlook, manage and partner with assigned subcontractors, prepare subcontractor monthly pay applications, assist with subcontractor’s punch list, discover and resolve conflicts between Prospect Construction and subcontractors.

  • Drafting of job purchase orders and subcontracts.

  • Work with Safety Coordinator to ensure adherence to Prospect Construction safety policies.

  • Develop project documents, processes, and procedures required to support quality control and final project deliverables.

  • Oversee quality control including interaction with inspectors, permit compliance assurance, collaboration with superintendent(s) and foreman to ensure quality and review plans/specs for project quality requirements.

  • Oversee materials - work with superintendent and foreman to ensure all materials are onsite, inventory and organize all received materials, ensure material specification compliance.

  • Ensure all required legal notices are posted at the job sites.

  • Establish site security measures as required and monitors site access by subcontractors and others.

  • Documents and executes changes in scope of project.

  • Promote and foster Prospect Construction culture to work force.

  • Foster partnership and relationship development between owner and work force.

  • Maintains accurate documentation of job progress through daily logs and other reports.

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

​Preferred Education / Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering or construction-related field (or equivalent) and 1-3 years related work experience is required and demonstrated self- performing experience in the construction field.

  • Potential to perform in a lead capacity, excellent written and oral communications skills, and a familiarity of industry practices and regulations are required.

​Special Skills

  • Knowledge of Windows Office Systems; particularly in Excel, Word and Outlook.

  • Competent in specification, plan, and drawing reading and interpretations.

  • Ability to prepare clear and concise oral and written communications.

  • Demonstrated team and leadership skills.

​Prospect Construction has a comprehensive benefits package: 100% employer paid
medical coverage for employees, profit sharing/retirement program, and PTO.

Project Engineer

Puyallup, WA
Full Time

Published on 07-11-2019