Prevost Construction - Project Engineer - Commercial Interiors

San Diego, California
Southern California – Operations /
Full Time /
Skyline is Building Better Together
Prevost Construction is a San Diego-based general contractor specializing in commercial interior construction projects with an emphasis on life science, creative office, building repurposing, commercial multifamily, and high-end retail. Prevost guides and manages the entire construction process, carefully conducting each project from concept to completion with one goal in mind – an amazing customer experience. Prevost is part of Skyline Construction’s family of companies which includes 8 offices in 3 states throughout the country. This affords employees the opportunity to make an impact in a boutique and fast-growing organization, while also enjoying the benefits, resources, and support of a large construction company.

What’s in it for you?
Learn every aspect of project management
Our project engineers are an integral part of our team. You will learn the facets of tenant improvement from industry leaders, while participating in multiple fast-paced projects. Armed with the tools, technology, and resources, you will grow along an established career path to succeed.

Hands on experience
This is not simply a desk job. You will build multiple skillsets and witness every part of the construction process, from project estimating through close out. To hone your well-rounded experience, you will work in the office and in the field. As you gain expertise, you will have the opportunity to manage your own low-risk projects.

Build industry relationships
You will begin to forge relationships within the commercial construction industry- not only with your fellow experts at Skyline, but with clients, architects, construction managers, brokers, property managers, and subcontractors. 

What will you be doing?
Skyline’s Project Engineers drive complex commercial construction projects to completion. In this role, you will be on a team of talented construction professionals, working to turn your client’s vision into reality. You will use your technical skills and people skills to collaborate with a wide spectrum of people in the industry as you build your portfolio.

Our teams use a variety of tools, such as Procore, Bluebeam, and Microsoft platforms to keep them on the cutting edge of construction management. Additionally, as a Project Engineer, you will interact with professionals from all levels of the industry.   

As a Project Engineer, you will serve in the following areas:

    • Set up and attend job walks.
    • Prepare and qualify bids.
    • Coordinate building access.
    • Prepare meeting minutes and weekly status reports.
    • Tracking and review of RFI’s, submittals, shop drawings and samples.
    • Completion of project start-up and close-out documents.

Desired Traits

    • Graduation from an accredited four-year college with major coursework in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture or a related field preferred or 2-3+ years of work experience.
    • Knowledge of construction principles, techniques and procedures.
    • Skilled in Microsoft Office, project scheduling, BlueBeam and Procore.
    • Ability to effectively present information in oral, written and graphic form.
    • Strong problem solving and organizational skills.
    • Detail-oriented.
    • Ability to read architectural / engineering plans and specifications.
    • Basic knowledge of project estimating & scheduling.
    • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.
    • Ability to adapt behavior to meet the needs of the project to ensure project success.
    • Experience in the life science/biotech market is preferred.

Perks and Benefits

    • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
    • Competitive Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • 401K Plan Matching
    • Unlimited PTO
    • Life Insurance
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
$70,000 - $97,000 a year
**To be further considered for a position at Prevost/Skyline Construction, please be prepared to submit a project list. We would be happy to send you a template if that would be helpful!

The starting base pay for this position has a salary range of $70,000.00 to $97,00.00.* The actual salary offer will be carefully considered based on a wide range of factors, including your skills, qualifications, experience, and location. The range is subject to change and may be modified in the future. This role is also eligible for health, disability, life, dental, vision along with retirement and profit sharing plans. You can learn more Here. 

*Please note that the full base pay range for incumbent employees in this position can be expected to fall between $70,000 and $97,000.  New hires joining the company tend to be paid within the starting base pay range noted above, with opportunities to increase pay overtime based on development of additional skills, competencies, and company-specific knowledge.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.