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Project Engineer

Company: PCL Construction
Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Project Engineer - 210000Y3The future you want is within reach.At PCL, we build the places where life happens and find camaraderie in the process. We're a community of builders committed to building better communities. That's why we're always looking ahead, and not just to the next project or what's next in our industry.We're also looking at what's next for you and how we can help you build a career you're proud of.Here's how a Project Engineer for our Minneapolis DIstrict located in Edina, MN contributes to our team:

  • Performs quantity takeoffs and surveys to manage contract progress and reporting.
  • Maintains contract with select trade partners and is responsible for subcontract administration, including defining work scope, answering inquiries, and monitoring progress.
  • Reviews and understands contract obligations as per the responsible work scope.
  • Participates in change management and change order process, including pricing, processing, and assessing cost and schedule impact before reviewing with project manager.
  • Develops and monitors overall project schedule.
  • Consults with designers/engineers when reviewing drawings and suggests value added or alternative construction methods or materials.
  • Collaborates with project manager in creating and issuing tender packages and subcontracts and monitoring their progress.
  • Maintains and performs project document control and procedures (administering RFIs, shop drawing and submittal process, maintaining as-built drawings, etc.) (BLDG and CIVIL).
  • Collaborates with the project team lead in monitoring the design team for timely response to the submittal schedule.
  • Participates in reviews of trade partners' submittals for compliance with scope, design documentation, and coordination with other disciplines against the design documentation prior to forwarding to the design team for their review.
  • Works with project manager and superintendent in managing and reporting overall project or select scope performance as per site HSE, cost management, schedule, and quality.
  • Provides proactive leadership for safety and quality programs. Prepares and tracks progress claims and estimates.
  • Oversees inventory and tracking of materials and equipment and expedites material orders.
  • Prepares work packages for self-perform work and maintains self-perform schedule and costing system.
  • Mentors project field engineers/coordinators and students/interns.
  • Participates in overall construction coordination and planning.
  • Identifies and helps to resolve field technical issues.
  • Assists with site inspections from the design team to resolve constructability and site coordination issues and reviews and sign offs on functionality, AHJ (Authority Having Jurisdiction) requirements, and code compliance. Ensures that resolution is achieved and accepted by all stakeholders.
  • Involved in and participates with overall project closeout, including document archival, maintenance and warranty manuals, deficiencies, and warranty work.
  • Participates in site inspection by the design team for installation deficiencies and witnesses and signs off on systems commissioning.
  • Participates in precommissioning or commissioning.
  • Identifies potential risks on project scopes and/or the project.
  • Develops and maintains strong stakeholder relationships.
  • Values and models the solution provider and profitability culture.
  • Other duties as required.What you will bring to the role:
    • Associates or bachelor's degree in a related discipline: construction management, engineering, architecture preferred, or equivalent experience.
    • 1-3 years of construction experience in an operational role preferred.
    • Working knowledge of construction equipment and techniques, drawings and specifications, project health, safety and environment (HSE), quality, building materials, and required standards as per discipline.
    • Intermediate knowledge of means and methods and construction sequences.
    • Ability to apply basic engineering/problem-solving principles to construction challenges.
    • Knowledge and understanding of construction law and building codes.
    • Effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
    • Demonstrated flexibility and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
    • Understanding of decision-making authority and ability to present solutions.
    • Planning, organizational, and time management skills with the ability to multitask, prioritize own work, and delegate simple tasks.
    • Ability to create a comprehensive schedule.
    • Ability to administer subcontracts and contract documents.
    • Ability to develop and maintain effective stakeholder relationships.
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and internal operational systems with a strong aptitude for adopting new technology.PCL is an innovative, employee-owned company comprised of people who find passion in their profession and take pride in doing great work every day. Our work powers the infrastructure and utilities that are essential to daily life and our projects are the scene of vacations, careers, education and healing. We are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for because we are committed to supporting and developing our teams.The PCL Companies celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to an inclusive environment for all employees and applicants and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability or veteran status.Should you require an accommodation during the application process, please contact us at careers@pcl.com with the position and location you are interested in.Together, we can build success and a better future. Let's get started!Employee Status: Regular Full-timeJob Level: Experienced ProfessionalCompany : PCL Construction Services, Inc.Primary Location: United States-Minnesota-MinneapolisJob Posting: Nov 17, 2021, 8:09:32 PMClosing Date: OngoingJob: Project Engineer

Keywords: PCL Construction, Minneapolis , Project Engineer, Engineering , Minneapolis, Minnesota

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