Performs difficult and complex field engineering assignments related to self-performed design-build heavy civil infrastructure projects including highways, bridges, tunnels, rail, and water and wastewater treatment plants. The engineer at this level demonstrates expertise in applying engineering theories and general industry practices to resolve difficult problems. Provides leadership and functional guidance to craft and lower-level technical personnel. Willingness to relocate to construction site locations is expected. SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES
Collaborates with field superintendents and construction management for the completion of difficult field engineering assignments involving the development, execution, and coordination of complex construction activities. Provides technical evaluaton of work in progress and resolution of constructability issues.
Reviews and interprets design drawings and specifications to ensure current revision level and feasibility to perform technical execution of work. Provides resolution for difficult and/or complex technical engineering problems across disciplines and coordinates application of solutions.
Provides technical guidance to site personnel regarding installations. Ensures that all work within his/her assigned scope of responsibility is installed in accordance with plans, specifications, and industry and quality standards. This includes ensuring that all tests and inspections are peformed, witnessed, and documented in accordance with approved procedures.
Collaborates with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or hearlth of employees. Ensures that personnel of the assigned group engage in safe work practices in compliance with site-specific safety procedures and industry standards.
Monitors construction schedules and assists in progress appraisal. Provides schedule and progress appraisal data to engineering and construction management.
Monitors material procurement and deliveries to ensure timeliness in support of construction activities and schedule.
Maintains a daily log for permanent record of project construction, as well as engineering data for the final project turnover and report.
Maintains construction technical catalogs, supplier data, and other literature pertaining to the project.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this positon as may be appropriate. PREFERRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
4-year degree in a related engineering discipline is required. Typically incumbents have at least 6+ years of related experience at a field construction site on self-performed design-build projects.
Requires a proficiency in engineering and construction-related processes, as well as industry practices. Also requires excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as demonstrated leadership skills. In addition, familiarity with CAD and other software packages typically associated with engineering and construction is required.
Location/Region: Westminster, CO