Senior Project Engineer

Balfour Beatty
Falls Church, VA
Oct 14, 2021
Oct 28, 2021
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Become Part of Our TeamAs an industry leader Balfour Beatty offers employees a comprehensive benefits package with competitive salaries and more including:Medical, Dental, Vision and Life InsuranceHealth Savings Account401(k) with company matchFlexible Spending Accounts (Dependent & Medical Reimbursement)Vacation TimeSick TimeHolidaysPaid Volunteer timeTuition AssistanceEmployee Referral BonusSummaryBalfour Beatty in Falls Church, Virginia is seeking a Senior Project Engineer to join our team. This role assist the Assists Project Manager with the planning and daily execution of the construction project. Responsible for maintaining certain aspects of the project schedule as assigned by the Project Manager, by managing the process of submittal approvals, coordinating the timely delivery of materials, maintain schedules and budgets. Manages, directs and coordinates the subcontractor s compliance with the Contract Documents as delegated by the Project Manager.Essential FunctionsProject Financial ResponsibilitiesAssists project management by proactively managing the project budget by controlling expenses, administering owner and subcontractor billings, identifying work not covered by subcontractor s scope of work/budget and ensuring the success of office support functions related to the overall cost and scheduled completionPreconstruction ServicesEstablish procedures for controlling contract drawingsInitiate s set-up of the job management systemAssists with the scopes of work, bid package development and help solicit subcontractors and suppliersParticipates in the constructability reviewsProject Start-up and SchedulingAssists in the development of the site utilization planAssists Project Manager/Superintendent in the review and coordination of the Loss Prevention and Quality Control ProgramManages pre-work subcontractor orientation meetings, ensuring documentation is completed for each subcontractor including material deliveries, site specific safety and quality control issuesManages submittal log and coordinates submittals and coordination drawings with subcontractors and the SuperintendentProject Administration, Coordination and Close-outResponsible for proactive administration of reviewing and processing all submittal data and shop drawings to ensure project schedules are expedited and materials are delivered on timeConducts preconstruction meetings with subcontractors, assisted by the Project Manager and/or SuperintendentServes as the onsite quality manager for assigned trades by verifying subcontractor deliveries meet approved submittal requirementsAttends and participates in meetings with Architect/Engineer and owner representatives, provides information and assists the Project Manger in the preparation of progress reports/meeting minutesDistributes proposal change documents to subcontractors/supplies and assists in collecting pricing and/or prepares change proposal request for internal pricing reviewEnsures all clarifications, changes, directives, RFI s, etc., are updated on the as-built drawings and are fully coordinated with the company supervision and all subcontractor/suppliersResponsible for submitting owner required close-out documents and assisting subcontractors/suppliers in scheduling owner required training and documentationPromote Customer RelationsBuilds effective relationships with customers, design team, subcontractors, suppliers, and user groups that reflect and support company core values and meets or exceeds the customer s expectationsActively participates in industry, client, and community relations to enhance company imagePerform other related duties as neededMinimum RequirementsB.S. in Construction Management, Engineering, or related field position with 2 to 4 years of experience preferred, or 5 to 6 years of progressive construction related trade experience.Demonstrates leadership skills with ability and willingness to face challenges, direct others, and effectively address conflict.Creates, manages, and/or revises schedules and related assignments based on key priorities of assigned projects, considering the importance between work and life activities for self and others.Organizes people, tools, and equipment and plan/manage multiple activities to accomplish desired results.Makes decisions under tight deadlines, sometimes with incomplete information.Exhibits commitment to quality by evaluating project-related processes and make necessary changes, using customer input to make improvements, and meeting/exceeding internal and external customer expectations.Acts in a manner of integrity that demonstrates support for the company values and the employees, while maintaining constant focus on meeting/exceeding customer requirements and expectations.Demonstrates proficiency using a personal computer (PC) and company communication tools, such as email, internet, and Microsoft products (eg, Word, Excel, Office, Outlook).About usBalfour Beatty US is an industry-leading provider of general contracting, at-risk construction management and design-build services for public and private sector clients across the nation. Performing heavy civil and vertical construction, our teams build the unique structures and infrastructure that play an important role in how people live, work, learn and play in our communities. Our teammates have an instinctive passion for innovating that is fueled by a relentless curiosity, a drive to employ lean practices and processes and the determination to find a better way. Through Zero HarmA' (R), we are challenging the construction industry s assumptions about safety. We believe that no level of harm should come to anyone as a result of our business.Consistently ranked among the nation s largest building contractors by Engineering News-Record, our US business is a subsidiary of London-based Balfour Beatty plc (LSE: BBY).Balfour Beatty is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.

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