Construction Project Engineer

Savannah, GA /
Federal Government Construction – Federal Government Construction /
Full Time - Travel Required
Are you a Construction Management or Civil Engineering graduate with 1-3 years of experience looking to join a great, growing General Contractor?

Do you want to join a great Federal Government General Contractor that values it's employees and has a great reputation for building amazing projects for our military and also gives back to our troops?

Our client is leader in Federal and Military Construction and is looking to grow their team in the Southeast. Apply today and we'd love to discuss a great career opportunity at a fast-growing company that builds throughout the Southeast.

***Must be willing to Relocate/Travel as needed. Projects typically last 12-18 months with relocation at project completion expected***

Project Engineer Responsibilities:
Develop a comprehensive working knowledge and understand contract documents (including contract, plans, specifications and applicable codes).
Lead, supervise and develop all engineering staff, including providing input on or completing performance appraisals.
Ensure strict adherence to safety, ethics and compliance requirements at all times.
Communicate information among all project team members.
Establish and maintain procedures with the design professionals, consultants, owner and subcontractors for information flow, approvals, meetings, reporting, applications for payment.
Work with Preconstruction, Estimating and Purchasing representatives in development of Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) or initial project budget. Lead the preconstruction effort as it relates to Project Engineering and specific project needs.
Conduct thorough construction document reviews and examine all documents for constructability and Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC). Bring all concerns to the attention of the appropriate design professional for resolution.
Participate in preparation of various studies, recommendations for materials and methods, and cost estimates.
Prepare a detailed contract items list including all significant items required for the construction of the project. Develop trade scope of work documents for bid packages, major material and equipment purchases.
Prepare a procurement schedule for subcontractors, major material and equipment purchases to ensure timely buy-outs and overall compliance with the construction schedule is maintained.
Manage financial status of the project including preparation of project status and accuracy of financial reports.
Schedule, conduct, and document all job meetings, owner-architect and coordination meetings.
Manage the subcontract change order process including review of subcontractor estimates, negotiate change orders, obtain required owner approvals and preparation of subcontract change orders.
Manage project close-out, including securing warranties, guarantees, and acceptance of work, subcontract and vendor close, final payment and records retention.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT: Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or Engineering or 1-5 years of experience in related experience.
Ability to travel
Ability to get Military Base Clearance Access
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