Project Engineer (Northern California)
Company: Turner Construction
Posted on: January 10, 2022
Position Description: Manage and supervise at a project level
all engineering and administrative policies, procedures and
functions. Coordinate with project field operations to ensure
transfer of information is delivered, understood and
Reports to: Project Manager, Senior Project Manager or Project
Essential Duties & Responsibilities*:
Develop a comprehensive working knowledge and understanding of the
contract documents (including Turner's contract, plans,
specifications and applicable codes).
Lead, supervise and develop all Turner engineering staff, including
providing input on or completing performance appraisals.
Ensure strict adherence to safety, ethics and compliance
requirements at all times.
Overall responsibility for communication of information amongst all
project team members.
Establish and maintain procedures with the design professionals,
consultants, owner and subcontractors for information flow,
approvals, meetings, reporting, applications for payment, etc.
Work with Preconstruction, Estimating and Purchasing in development
of Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) or initial project budget. Lead
the preconstruction effort as it relates to Project Engineering and
the specific project needs.
Conduct thorough construction document reviews and examine all
documents for constructability and Quality Assurance/Quality
Control (QA/QC). Bring all concerns to the attention of the
appropriate design professional for resolution.
Participate in preparation of various studies, recommendations for
materials and methods, and cost estimates.
Prepare a detailed contract items list including all significant
items required for the construction of the project. Develop trade
scope of work documents for bid packages, major material and
Prepare a procurement schedule for subcontractors, major material
and equipment purchases to ensure timely buy-outs and overall
compliance with the construction schedule is maintained.
Responsible for managing financial status of the project including
preparation of project status and accuracy of financial
Schedule, conduct, and document all job meetings, owner-architect
and coordination meetings.
Manage the subcontract change order process including review of
subcontractor estimates, negotiate change orders, obtain required
owner approvals and preparation of subcontract change orders.
Manage project close-out, including securing warranties,
guarantees, and acceptance of work, subcontract and vendor close,
final payment and records retention.
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree plus minimum of eight years'
related experience or an equivalent combination of education,
training and/or experience. Knowledge of accounting principles and
cost control procedures. Knowledge of estimating, construction
costs, scheduling, purchasing, and engineering principles and
techniques, various building systems. Strong computer skills and a
familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite of programs. Knowledge of
Turner's Project Management and scheduling software desirable.
Ability to implement leading-edge technologies such as Building
Information Models (BIM) and Lean to benefit the project.
Demonstrated ability to thoroughly understand drawings and
specifications, general contract and subcontract documents,
materials, means and methods. Very strong oral and written
communication skills required. Demonstrated leadership and
Physical Demands: Performance of the required duties will require
physical ability to climb permanent and temporary stairs, passenger
use of construction personnel hoists, ability to climb ladders and
negotiate work areas under construction. Specific vision abilities
required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth
perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Performing this job
requires use of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or
controls, sit, talk and hear, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel,
crouch, or crawl. Employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to
Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the
employee regularly works on-site at the construction work site
where the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts; high
precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather
conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in these work
environments is usually moderate to very loud.
*May perform other duties as assigned.
Turner is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Turner is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer
minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities/
sexual orientation / gender identity. VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Keywords: Turner Construction, Oakland , Project Engineer (Northern California), Engineering , Oakland, California
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