Project Engineer

Snelson Companies, Inc.
Ceres, California, United States
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0 + Years Experience

Company: Snelson Companies, Inc.
Skills: Project Engineer, Budget / Cost Control, Planner / Scheduler
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Ceres, California, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

Snelson Companies Inc. strives to provide value-added, safety-first construction services to the energy and utility industries, and deliver responsive high-quality, cost effective products and solutions. Our core focus involves heavy construction projects dedicated to maintenance, integrity enhancement and validation of natural gas transmission pipelines. Projects include pipeline replacement, pipeline hydrotesting, valve automation and all civil/mechanical aspects associated with their construction.
TITLE: Project Engineer
REPORTS TO: Director - Western Region
DEPARTMENT: Division 3
Project Management
Estimating / Forecasting
Project Documentation
Subcontractor Management
Problem Solving
Budget Management
A. Supervision Received
Receives functional direction from Manager of Pipeline, Regional Manager and Project Managers.
B. Supervision Exercised
Provides guidance and direction to Superintendents, Field Engineers, and construction office administrative personnel
C. Contacts
Internal - Director - Western Region, Project Engineers, Superintendents, Construction Support Personnel
External - Client's Project Managers and Contract Specialists
D. Principle Responsibilities
Safety, Health & Environment Coordination
Ensures all corporate policies and procedures are followed
Ensures Job Hazard Analyses (JHA) are performed as/when required
Ensures any and all incident reports are comprehensively prepared and submitted in a timely manner
Project Requirements
Responsible for developing project estimate
Responsible for attending job shows as required
Ensures job number is assigned and all departments notified of project requirements (kickoff meeting)
Budget is prepared to support project reporting requirements (re-cost of estimate)
Serves as primary interface with owner (or general contractor), engineer, third-party services (subcontractors) and regulatory agencies
Ensures all project documents (daily reports, inspections and photos) are collected and distributed
Responsible for staffing to meet project requirements
Responsible for preparing and updating schedules and work plans
Provides required information to support cost accounting and cost forecasting functions
Notifies Management of periodic progress, change order status, problems and corrective actions and any significant impact to cost, schedule, quality, safety, client relations and other areas of risk
Visits sites periodically, if not on-site, to ensure all data received from staff is accurate and representative
Ensures all critical decisions, instructions and meetings are documented accurately and timely
Contract Administration / Commercial
Responsible for overall commercial administration of Contract
Ensures all contractual requirements are met (submittals, reports, notices) within specified timeframe
Ensures all subcontracts are executed and subcontractor insurance coverages are in place and meet contract and project requirements
Ensures that subcontractors have signed subcontract and proper insurance on file prior to mobilizing.
Ensures all correspondence, documents and drawings from customer, subcontractors, vendors, suppliers, inspection companies and agencies are received, date stamped and logged in.
Ensures Contract is closed out properly (per Contract requirements) and in a timely fashion, including but not limited to:
- Punch list is complete and signed off by responsible party
- Subcontract evaluations are prepared
- Project documents are transferred to Administration Department
- As-builts (red-lines) are prepared and transmitted to customer
- Change orders are submitted and approved
- Historical report is prepared
- Retention is collected
- All equipment and tools are off site
- All rentals are returned and return dates documented
E. Job Knowledge
Experience in working independently ensuring smooth flow of information and maintaining confidentiality
Professional oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated computer skills in areas of word processing, data base and spreadsheet applications.
F. Work Experience and Education Requirements
Four-year degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field preferred
Knowledge of project management software, tools, and methodologies is desirable
Construction industry experience is desirable