Project Engineer for Projects in New Mexico; the Willamette Valley and Prineville, OR; and Reno, NV

If you would like to join the Fortis team, and you fit the qualifications below, please fill out the “Apply Now” box provided.

Job Overview

Provides essential support for the Project Manager and Superintendent. Initial responsibilities include on-site trade coordination and management; coordination of material design, fabrication, delivery and installation; ongoing interaction with field supervision; management of cost and design issues including change orders, RFIs and document updates; and other cost and schedule oversight responsibilities to ensure project success. 

  • Assist Project Manager with activities related to contract administration for effective presentations to customers, subs, and crews, to support our product leadership position.
  • Utilize internal engineering staff for required evaluation of projects
  • Review actual project close out to improve accuracy of future estimates.
  • Define scope of work and details; communicate with internal crews and sub-contractors to insure clarity of expectations.
  • Monitor project costs and ensure charges are correctly represented for accounting’s closing process.
  • Capture the best practice designs from customers and internal resources.
  • Project start-up and scheduling
  • Provide innovative ideas for new methods and designs for keeping our product and service as the leader in this market.
  • Project financial responsibilities
  • Assists with the scopes of work, bid package development and helps to solicit subcontractors and suppliers

Qualifications

  • The position requires knowledge of construction and some experience working in the construction industry.
  • The PE must have an acceptable combination of formal education at the post-secondary level, college degree(s) in engineering, construction management, or business; vocational training; and/or field construction experience.
  • Familiarity with computers and construction software applications is required.
  • The PE must be skilled at working in a team environment.
  • The PE must be skilled at working in a team environment.
  • B.S. in Construction Management, Engineering, or related field position
  • Entry level graduate up to 2 years of experience preferred, or 2 to 4 years of progressive construction related trade experience
  • Strong computer skills 

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