Commercial Construction Project Engineer

Iron Construction, Inc.
San Jose, CA
Oct 09, 2017
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Job Description

Reporting to a project manager and management, you will play an integral role in supporting multiple projects for the success and growth of Iron Construction, Inc., a private commercial general contractor. Your efforts will have a tremendous impact on the company's reputation as one of the Bay Area's top contractors. Iron Construction, Inc. specializes in tenant improvements for commercial buildings and bio-pharmaceutical work. General duties for this position include a broad knowledge and experience in commercial construction. The project engineer must possess good communication skills, be able to work with subordinates and peers as well as representatives of clients to coordinate successful, on-time completion of projects. The project engineer will work in conjunction with the project manager and management to write bids, set-up projects, secure contracts and supporting documents, as well as close out projects using company procedures/paperwork/etc. Note: project engineer must live within 50 miles of our office in Sunnyvale. Your duties will include:

1. Help develop and maintain cost, schedule and performance objectives

2. Assist in meetings with the project manager and management as well as the clients to give up-to-date reports on status of the project

3. Write reports and business correspondence

4. Close out project upon completion following company procedures

5. Work towards becoming a project manager

6. Other duties as may be assigned

The position requires a minimum of 3-5 years commercial construction experience in either tenant improvement or life science construction. The ideal candidate will have a broad range of project management experience in these two areas. In addition, you must have a bachelor's degree. A concentration in construction management is preferred but not required.

Company Description
What's it like to work for Iron?

We are a group of fun, bright colleagues who always make time for a good laugh no matter how crazy things get. A bring your dog to work environment with plenty of pretty pups already on board. Vibrant company known for innovation and growth. We enjoy supporting our community by hosting and participating in some wonderful charitable events - river cleans ups, food drives and organizing a huge charity golf tournament in support of our troops! Our brand new office includes a gourmet style kitchen, workout room, and some uniquely designed features! Great clients and a solid vision for continued expansion. That's Iron Construction, Inc. (, a full-service commercial general contractor that specializes in TI work and design build for bio science and other growing industries.

What's in it for you?

We're offering a competitive salary and an exceptional package of benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Visions Insurance, 401 (k) Plan, Health and Wellness Programs, Vacation Time, Sick Time, Paid Holidays. Iron also has a highly creative working environment. We provide regularly scheduled educational seminars and offer employees the opportunity to develop their skills with a reimbursement program. More importantly, this is an opportunity to work for an entrepreneurial organization with a remarkable culture that fosters collaboration while encouraging individual expression. Excited about joining our team?

Unfortunately, we cannot accept phone calls. Local candidates only please. EOE

San Jose, CA


Sun, 8 Oct 2017 13:43:54 PDT