• Project Engineer II

    Job Locations US
    Posted Date 4 months ago(9/19/2019 11:04 AM)
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  • Overview

    Mortenson’s success is not a matter of luck; it’s a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.

    Our foundation and culture are based upon our values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an exceptional customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work.

    It all starts with our extraordinary people and collaborative teams. Mortenson has been voted a "best place to work" over 40 times since 2002…

    …What are you waiting for?

    The Big Picture:

    Mortenson is currently seeking an experienced Project Engineer to review, provide analysis, management, and resolution of field coordination issues with project team members and participants. Excellent communication skills are necessary as you will interact with staff at all levels in an ever-changing environment. Your ability to remain flexible, inventive, dedicated and efficient with a high level of integrity and confidentiality is vital to your success.


    What will you be doing?

    Organization, flexibility, excellent customer focus and strong communication are critical in performing duties which include, but are not limited to:

    Interpret project plans, specifications, and details for subcontractors and craft persons

    • 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
    • Create, oversee, 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

    Lead 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

    Handle 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


    Required Skills:

    • Minimum of three years related construction experience
    • Detail orientation sufficient to organize and effectively run multiple tasks
    • Possess basic understanding of construction law and generally accepted business practices
    • Strong teamwork orientation, initiative, communication, and analytical skills
    • Positive and professional attitude and customer service skills
    • Ability to interpret and communicate Mortenson policies
    • Current driver’s license


    • Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Civil, or Architectural Engineering or Construction Management 


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



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