Project Engineer


Job Details

Job Title

Project Engineer







Primary Background

Project Engineer



Job Number

JN -062024-2949


Certis Solutions is seeking a qualified PROJECT ENGINEER with the following background:

Must Have Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university in related engineering or construction management program; and 1-5 years progressive commercial construction Project Engineer experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software, including but not limited to Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Working knowledge of Procore a plus
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Project scheduling software
  • Ability to learn and effectively operate other types of software
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret building plans and specifications, contracts, common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community
  • Possess the ability to read and interpret documents such as the Company Policies and Procedure Manual.
  • Ability to write routine and non-routine reports, correspondence and to effectively speak with customers and employees of the Company
  • The ability to write business letters for assigned projects
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Understanding of construction law, State Statutes and other Federal, State and Local regulations, ability to read and interpret legal documents, contracts and familiarity with insurance laws and policies.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must have a current OSHA 10-hour card on file.
  • Must be current in CPR and First aid training with documentation on file.

Top Skills / Key Job Responsibilities

  • Represent the company in a professional manner with Customers, Designers, Vendors and Stakeholders.
  • Build, retain and maintain successful customer and other business relationships as required for the company.
  • Promote and assist in obtaining profitable work for the company.
  • Assist in the preparation of presentations and interviews and participate in interviews when needed.
  • Thoroughly review and understand the project specifications and contract drawings
  • Read the owner agreement of each assigned project to understand all requirements and obligations required for the submittal, shop drawing and sample process of the project, including time frames and content.
  • As directed by the Project Manager assist in the preparation or prepare all required notices, reports, services, etc. and ensure they are issued in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Provide close communication and interaction with all internal groups, 3rd party architectural and engineering consultants, material vendors, subcontractors and customers as it relates to the shop drawing and submittal process of each assigned project.
  • Attend meetings as required by the Project Manager.
  • Assist the superintendent in the development and implementation of a quality assurance program as it relates to the shop drawing and submittal process in accordance with the contract documents, Owner expectations, company procedures and industry standards.
  • Review shop drawings and submittals to ensure proper coordination and adherence to contract documents and ensure shop drawings and submittals are reviewed accurately and timely.
  • Ensure timely submission and approvals of submittals, shop drawings and RFI’s to meet required project schedules.
  • As required conduct site walks with the superintendent to ensure overall quality of the project and compliance with contract documents.
  • Assist in the answering of Requests for Information.