i+iconSOUTHEAST Project Engineer in Wilmington, North Carolina

i+iconSOUTHEAST, a diversified infrastructure contractor, specializing in marine, bridge and theme park construction, is seeking candidates who want to work in the construction industry.

Our team of experienced professionals demonstrate an unparalleled commitment to safety, quality and service on all of our projects. We excel on projects with tight schedules and difficult working conditions. Our innovative solutions and customer focused approach provide our clients with unmatched value and quality.

Basic Position Summary: Assist the Superintendent and Project Manager in managing all aspects of a construction project including the field operations and project administration. This position is predominately based in the field, entry level and applicants need to be open to traveling depending on where the job is.

Responsibilities/Functions

  • Assists with pre-construction activities as needed: construction planning and design; interpretation of design and drawings

  • Has a clear understand specifications, drawings, standards, and subcontractor & supplier scope of work, etc.

  • Demonstrates, communicates, and reinforces the all Company safety policies and procedures.

  • Interprets specifications, designs and drawings and prepares quantity takeoffs

  • Prepares drawings and sketches to support construction work, change orders, estimates, etc.

  • Verifies work-in-place quantities for invoicing/pay quantities;

  • Maintains submittal logs and timely receipt and review of submittals and shop drawings

  • Ensures craft time cards are completed accurately, reflecting hours worked and tasks worked on; verifies cost codes to all purchases, time cards, contracts, equipment time and any other item involving cost

  • Maintains as-built drawings; posts RFI, bulletin and ASI as appropriate

  • Maintains RFI logs

  • Participates in constructability reviews and value engineering functions

  • Develops, implements and administers project engineering procedures and other work documents; tracks and logs documentation

  • Takes weekly jobsite photographs

  • Works with the Safety Department to insure that project safety records are accurately maintained

  • Assists in quality control activities

  • Assists in preparing project status reports and participates in project status meetings; assists in development of meeting minutes

  • Assists in project close-out activities

  • May support estimates as needed

  • Performs additional assignments per supervisor’s direction

Essential skills and experience

  • 4 year engineering degree or equivalent technical training and related experience

  • 0 – 2 years of field construction experience

  • E.I.T. preferred but not required

  • Ability to read and interpret plans

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Basic understanding of cost analysis

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to travel as required

Benefit Summary:Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401K Plan, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays

i+iconSOUTHEAST is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of and will not be discriminated against on the basis of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, age, gender, genetics, creed, veterans' status or sexual orientation.