Local Seattle General Contractor with more than 30 years experience throughout Washington State are looking to add a skilled Senior Project Engineer to their growing team. Ideally seeking someone with 3-5 years of experience in the local market preferably with ground-up construction projects.

Projects vary across Federal, Healthcare, Higher Education, K-12 and local municipal markets from $500k – $80m. The role comes with competitive base salary $85k-$110k+ dependant on experience and project exposure. Up to 5 weeks PTO, Health, Vision, Dental benefits and more in joining this team!

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Work with Project Manager and Superintendent assisting with coordination of subcontractors, vendors, owners reps, inspectors and all other relevant project personnel.
  • Document/Coordinate process of change orders, RFI’s, submittals, shop drawings and on-site materials.
  • Maintain/Update construction schedule adhering to Project Manager and Superintendent directions.
  • Oversight on subcontractor work, update weekly reports, meeting minutes and quality control for ongoing site work.
  • Check project work ensuring it meets drawing specifications.
  • Build relationships with all project teams showing good communication skills to create a positive working environment as a main point of contact.
  • Assist PM/Superintendent in coordination of work and support all outside teams as requested.
  • Participate in meetings as requested showing leadership in learning to become a Project Manager.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years in a similar construction role in a Project Engineer role, preference for candidates with previous experience on ground up local projects.
  • BSc in Construction Management or similar construction related degree or equivalent amount of hands-on experience.
  • Strong communication, analytical, documenting and listening skills ensuring compliance and timely completion.
  • Oversee on-site staff providing assistance where required including working with subcontractors and vendors including schedule updates, RFI’s, submittals, ensuring quality of work and contract compliance.
  • Experience with budget input, report updates, change orders, progress reports and value engineering as required.
  • Strong skills working with leading teams, construction practices, procedures, safety protocols and building codes.
  • Highly organised with proven ability to meet project deadlines.
  • Team player who can slide into a working environment and thrive alongside others.
  • Good software proficiencies.

To learn more about this great opportunity call Gavin Fitzgerald on 206-316 8332 or apply below.

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