Construction Project Engineer (Chicago River North)

Posting ID : A1068474106
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Architect Engineer Cad

Design/build construction company located in River North seeks a talented Project Engineer with 0-4 years of experience. Projects include high-rise residential, mixed-use, retail, and hospitality.

Organize and maintain construction drawings, specifications, and other supporting documents for multiple projects and ensure that information is distributed to the appropriate subcontractors, design professionals, city officials, etc. in a timely manner.
Assist with bidding of subcontracts and major material purchase orders including preparing instructions to bidders, distributing bid packages, expediting bids, and analyzing subcontractor proposals.
Prepare detailed contract scope lists for various subcontracts and major material purchase orders detailing all significant items required for successful completion of the work.
Conduct construction document reviews and examine drawings and specifications for coordination and constructability. Work with appropriate design professional to resolve conflicts.
Prepare procurement schedules for subcontractors and major material suppliers to ensure timely delivery in compliance with the construction schedule.
Manage subcontractor submittals such as shop drawings, product data, material samples, etc. including receiving, processing, tracking status, and expediting approvals.
Manage project close-out, including securing warranties, guarantees, and acceptance of work, subcontract and vendor close, operations and maintenance documents, etc.
Help around the office with filing and organizational tasks.

Bachelor's degree or Associate degree in construction management or related field.
Working knowledge of building construction methods, drawings and specifications, and construction materials and standards.
Highly proficient with computer software including Microsoft Office.
Excellent organization skills and strong verbal and written communication skills.

Highly competitive salary and benefits package. E-mail resume, cover letter and references.

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