• Project Engineer I - Solar Group

    Job Locations US
    Posted Date 1 year ago(4/3/2018 4:43 PM)
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  • Overview

    Mortenson is currently seeking an experienced Project Engineer with the ability to interact with a variety of staff at all levels in an ever-changing environment, remaining flexible, resourceful, proactive and efficient with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality.


    The Project Engineer will review, provide analysis, management, and resolution of field coordination issues with project team members and participants.  This position is with our Solar and Emerging Renewables Group.  This position is based on-site.


    Active solar projects are in GA, VA, TX, FL, and AZ!


    • Implement the pre-construction quality plan
    • Obtain and maintain all necessary construction permits
    • Work with Project Manager for fee payments or recurring permit expenses
    • Develop and maintain: Material Tracking List, Project Test and Inspection Listing, Concrete Placement Log, Non-Conformance Report
    • Manage, create, and distribute contract documents
    • Establish handling procedures for electronic documents, including Request for Information (RFI) and correspondence
    • Incorporate all processes and procedures that support the project closeout phase 
    • Manage all aspects of testing and inspection processes for the construction quality management program
    • Implement three-phase inspection system
    • Establish reporting formats, protocols, schedules, and any off-site testing procedures
    • Notify the Project Manager and Superintendent promptly of test results or inspection items that do not conform to contract requirements
    • Manage submittals
    • Set up register in accordance with project specifications
    • Obtain the customer/architect’s approval
    • Prepare project-specific transmittal forms in PCMS
    • Coordinate the packaging, review, and processing of submittals
    • Expedite submittals to ensure material deliveries are in sync with the project schedule
    • Communicate details and requirements for the submittal process to subcontractors and suppliers,
    • Issue submittal requirement letters that outline packaging and processing requirements
    • Provide periodic updates of the submittal register to the customer or architect
    • Coordinate details of various subcontractors, including verifying insurance, preparing paperwork, and requesting final payment from Finance 
    • Develop and distribute RFIs and Change Orders
    • Define and implement procedures for posting revisions and updates to as-build construction documents
    • Incorporate subcontractor as-built documentation in the procedures for revising or updating contract documents
    • Responsible for the mentoring, management, and timely performance evaluation of field engineers 
    • Other duties as assigned, including:
      • Determine alternative work methods as needed
      • Coordinate safety and compliance for all team member
      • Maintain schedule of timelines and follow through until completion



    • Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Civil, or Architectural Engineering or Construction Management
    • Minimum of two years related construction experience
    • Detail orientation sufficient to organize and effectively manage multiple tasks
    • Possess basic understanding of construction law and generally accepted business practices
    • Strong teamwork orientation, initiative, communication, and problem-solving skills
    • Proven positive and professional attitude and customer service skills
    • This position is a traveling position - solar positions are in GA, VA, TX, FL, and AZ! Great travel package!
    • Current driver’s license





    Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer.


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