Civil Engineer

Employer
Morrison-Cobalt JV
Location
Fort Pierce, FL
Posted
Sep 14, 2017
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Institution Type
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Job Description

PROJECT ENGINEER
Responsibilities
Performs engineering work in connection with largescale construction projects and reports to the Project Manager. Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
• Perform field engineering, operation planning, cost control, project scheduling, quantity tracking, material procurement, contract administration, estimating and supervision of field activities.
• Maintain records as required regarding job progress, costs, material usage, etc.
• Investigate problems and/or reported incidents; identify and recommend solutions/alternatives as appropriate;
• Review plans and specifications to determine material requirements (quantities and qualities), pricing of materials, etc.;
• Work with suppliers as required facilitating the handling and expediting delivery of materials;
• Participates in project planning, scheduling, and 2 week look ahead;
• Assists with development and updating of the project budget, scheduling and job costing, as well as timely identification of items over or under budget/scheduling;
• Assists PM with contractual administration and correspondence to the Engineer and Owner;
• Generates the supporting documents for change orders, supplemental agreements, etc.;
• Deals with Engineer's and Owner's reps, as well as participates in on-site meetings with Owner;
• Assists Superintendent with monthly baseline schedule;
• Prepares, receives, logs, checks, transmits, files, and maintains asbuilt documents;
• Receives, logs, checks, submits, and maintains shop drawings;
• Organizes subcontractor/vendor coordination meetings;
• Monitors subcontractor/vendor progress according to project schedule;
• Prepares notifications of changed site conditions, requests change orders, prepares notifications of claim, requests extension of time, requests certificates of substantial completion, and requests final acceptance certificates, etc.;
• Calculates executed quantities and generation of pay requisitions and subcontractor pay requests;

• Coordinates with Engineer, inspectors and other authorities to obtain required work permits;
• Prepares closeout documents;

Qualifications
• Undergraduate degree in engineering, construction management or related degree, or equivalent experience in a construction related position.
• Ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications.
• Working knowledge of computers and experience with Microsoft Word and Excel.
• Strong organizational and time management skills.
• Strong written and verbal communications skills.
• Good attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies.
• Strong work ethic and willingness to do what it takes to get the job done.
• The ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
• The ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide ranging climates and environment.

Cobalt Construction Group is a drug free, equal opportunity employer.

Company Description
Morrison-Cobalt focuses on the heavy civil sector of Florida infrastructure constructing roads, bridges, and other public transportation projects.


Fort Pierce, FL

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