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Project Engineer

Company: R&R Human Resources Solutions
Location: Chicago
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Summit Design + Build, located in Fulton Market, has grown to be one of the smartest, most innovative general contractors by focusing on our key proposition: building spaces where people & business thrive. Led by a team of individuals with drive, passion and decades of construction industry experience, we nurture a culture of trust, teamwork, accountability and commitment. It is our mission to provide our team members an environment that promotes personal and professional growth. We empower our people to think creatively, provide solutions and make decisions to ensure the best experience and outcome for each and every one of our clients. We are seeking a Project Engineer who will be responsible for providing direct support to project management and field supervision staff and for assisting them with the overall direction, safety, completion, and financial outcome of the project from initial budget through project completion. The Project Engineer is also responsible for working with the Project Manager to monitor and achieve project goals in the areas of overhead, general conditions, profit and total client satisfaction.Project Engineer's main responsibilities include the following:

  • Performing a thorough review of plans and specifications
  • Developing and managing the bidders list for proper bid coverage
  • Creating and reviewing subcontractor scope sheets
  • Preparing cost estimates and drawing take offs
  • Assisting in writing contracts
  • Developing and maintaining the overall project schedule and updates as required
  • Managing RFIs and Submittals in a timely and accurate manner
  • Actively tracking pending and potential costs on CCL
  • Writing change requests, change orders, and commitment change orders
  • Completing pay applications with accuracy and timeliness
  • Assisting superintendents with preparation of punchlist, punchout and inspection sign offs
  • Coordinating owner/MEP walkthroughs including preparation of meeting minutes
  • Obtaining various Certificates
  • Assisting in the compilation and completion of the close out package
  • Other duties as requiredQualifications:
    • Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Civil or Mechanical is preferred), Construction Management, or related field
    • At least 1 year of experience working in commercial construction. Applicable internships will count towards experience
    • Ability to effectively make sound decisions under tight deadlines
    • Ability to organize, plan and manage multiple activities to accomplish desired results
    • Act in a manner of integrity that shows support for the company, its values, and the employees, while maintaining constant focus on meeting/exceeding client
    • Proficiency in using Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Project or equivalent is required
    • Previous experience with On Screen Takeoff, Sage CRE 300 (Timberline Project Management), Procore and Bluebeam or similar software preferred.We work hard. We have fun. We continuously challenge ourselves and each other to be the best that we can be. The best part is we make great friends while doing it. And it just so happens that we are looking for like-minded individuals to join our team! Summit Design + Build is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will be considered. IND456vcvgVuBEDc

Keywords: R&R Human Resources Solutions, Chicago , Project Engineer, Engineering , Chicago, Illinois

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