AECOM Construction Project Engineer, Construction in New York City, New York

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Construction Project Engineer, Construction

United States of America - New York

New York City

Job Summary

  1. Plans and coordinates work on a very large or complicated project or on a major project at which exists unique problems in schedule, construction, or design.

  2. Directs, as requested, engineering activities in preparation of project proposals, including estimates for engineering staffing, quantities, scope reviews, schedules.

  3. Establishes and maintains access to technical experts in the advanced technologies pertinent to the project, and sets up channels of communication to bring this expertise to bear effectively on the engineering effort.

  4. Requires a broad knowledge of administrative practices and skill in negotiation with representatives of the client and other organizational entities.

  5. Directs preparation of construction drawings and schedules.

  6. Supervises preparation of construction drawings and schedules.

  7. Supervises design of temporary construction facilities and ensures preparation of “as built” drawings and other job plans.

  8. Assists subordinate construction engineers and superintendents in interpreting design drawings and monitoring equipment installation, planning for delivery of construction materials and equipment.

  9. Reviews specifications, purchase orders, subcontracts, inspection reports, delivery schedules, instruction manuals and technical data to assist and advise on-site.

  10. Administers assigned subcontracts.

  11. Coordinates with the project Manager on activities affecting the control administration operation.

  12. Administers subcontract changes and interfaces with client personnel.

  13. Reviews and/or supervises, as assigned, the preparation of construction estimates, cost engineering studies, schedules and budgets.

Minimum Requirements

  1. Technical knowledge of a specialized engineering discipline cost scheduling and/or contracts administration relating to the construction of heavy industrial or commercial complexes.

  2. Knowledge of related construction practices and the economics involved including current knowledge of new methods of design and construction.

  3. Determines the priority of assignments based on critical deadlines.

  4. Resolves field initiated questions. The Project Engineer will consult with the design team, subcontractors and vendors to satisfactorily resolve questions.

Preferred Qualifications

A. Work Experience Requirements

Progressive work experience, including supervision, preferably in project and staff design engineering or architectural design but may include other relevant types of engineering including start-up, field engineering.

B. Education Requirements

A recognized degree in Architecture, an Engineering or Scientific discipline or specialized courses in Construction Management or equivalent experience and training.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

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Job Category Construction Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 161481BR