Project Engineer

In support of our Client, a general contracting firm specialising in Water/Waste Water Treatment Plant construction, ResourceTek is seeking a Project Engineer to assist our Client in the Close Out of an existing construction project in the Nashville, TN area.  The project is scheduled to be completed by January 31, 2023 but additional Project Engineer work should follow in other areas outside of Nashville - Clarksville, TN; Chattanooga, TN; etc..

Project Engineer    

This position covers job sites for ResourceTek's Client's Nashville office. Must be comfortable with travel throughout the week within a 4 hour radius of Nashville, TN - Clarksville, TN, Chattanooga, TN, Knoxville, TN.

The Project Engineer works closely with the Project Manager and Superintendent. He/She will be familiar with the roles of the Superintendent, Senior Project Engineer, and Project Manager and will assist them in managing all construction processes to reach the goals set for the project. Duties will typically include, but are not limited to, scheduling, purchasing, submittal review, preplanning, safety, layout, production management, and project closeout.

• Promotes implementation of Client SQP process
• Understands and supports Field Engineer duties
• Creates correspondence to owners, contractors, subcontractors, engineers, architects, etc.
• Maintains the construction schedule using a CPM program; including engineering, procurement, and construction activities, utilizing Manpower/Equipment-loaded activities for tracking Performance Curves
• Assists with constructability reviews and value engineering functions;
• Manage new project initialization processes, including audit of estimating change sheets, and recap setup, Buysheet creation
• Assists in purchasing including defining scopes of work, material lists, and project specific terms; including maintaining Buysheet, developing Material/Subcontractor requirements per Bid Prices and Scopes of Supply
• Manage submittal process. Coordinates and communicates approved shop drawings to Project Team, appropriate suppliers, and subcontractors
• Identify, draft, and track to completion request for information
• Analyze field production reports and weekly unit reporting
• Identifies and maintains potential issues and claims log including accurate direct costs tracking
• Assists in preparing project status reports and participates in project status meetings; assists in development of agendas and meeting minutes
• Replaces Superintendent on a temporary basis
• Assists in accounts payables process
• Coordinates inspections and testing
• Complete quality paperwork (pre-pour, pipe testing, backfill, etc.)
• Participates in site safety audits with Superintendent or Safety Manager
• Maintains site safety and training records, unless an safety manager is on-site
• Complete draft safety and quality shorts, as needed
• Assists in project close-out activities including management of startup activities and maintaining of commissioning binder
• Estimate multiple divisions of work utilizing current Client estimating procedures

• 4 year engineering degree or equivalent technical training and related experience
• 2+ years of construction management experience
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Excellent computer skills
• Basic understanding of cost analysis

ResourceTek is an Equal Opportunity Employer