Skanska Project Engineer in Evansville, Indiana
Location: Evansville, Indiana, United States
Post Date: Jan 06, 2021
Requisition #: IND00006S
General Position Summary
The Project Engineer assists and supports the Project Management Team and may interface with the field Superintendents and other field managers.
The Project Engineer works within the Project Management Team which is responsible to plan and oversee the project to insure a timely and cost effective outcome. This includes budgeting, organization, implementation and scheduling of the project. Ensure the project is constructed in a safe, ethical manner and in compliance with all federal, state, and local laws. The Project Management Team staff can vary greatly depending on the size and complexity of the projects, which in turn will affect the number of responsibilities the Project Engineer will be involved in. Ability to travel is a must.
Major Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for the safety of all assigned employees and subcontractors to ensure the safe execution of all activities, including the strict adherence to company safety policies and programs through the communication and enforcement of the Skanska Safety and Health Management Program
Coordinate Means and Methods, Crane layouts, rigging and access plans including calculations
Monitoring and support the selection process of subcontractors / venders including the negotiations, sub agreements, material agreements and issuing PO’s within the limits of authority
Management of subcontractors and venders schedule, performance, and payments
Ensure compliance with project MWBE requirements and Skanska’s DBE compliance program
Support project meetings, including project team, owner and subcontractors meetings
Understanding of the contract including Skanska’s contractual obligations and the owners obligations
Identify Project Risk and develop Mitigation Plans
Assist in the development of notices as required to the owner to protect Skanska interests regarding extra work, design changes, delays, impacts, etc.
Assist Management for project claims in collaboration with Project executive and Skanska’s Legal Department
Project submittals, process RFIs & shop drawings, as required by the Owner
Manage and/or coordinate onsite personnel, equipment and material resources
Manage the project budget utilizing Skanska’s Cost Control Systems
Compile reports regarding financial, schedule and production reports for the Project Executive
Prepare and coordinate payments from owner and ensure timely payments
Support development and maintain the project schedule in sync with the project budget
Develop and maintain site logistics plan with Superintendent staff
Insure the project delivers a quality product meeting Skanska’s high quality standards
Assist in the development of project estimates and Change Orders.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Duties and responsibilities may be added or changed as deemed appropriate by management at any time.
Skills & Abilities
Strong engineering and problem-solving skills
Strong written, communication, and math/accounting skills
General understanding of industry and interest in learning more
Functions effectively as part of a team
Computer proficient and the ability to adapt to new innovations and processes
Estimating skills a plus
Demonstrates potential management and leadership skills
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times
Ready and willing to learn new skills to enhance career growth
Education & Experience
Bachelor of Science in Construction or Engineering preferred, but experience may be considered
2+ years of industry experience required
Work Environment/Job Conditions
This job is performed both in the office and in the field. Field work requires experience and confidence working in and around heavy industrial equipment, systems and conditions is required. Activities and responsibilities require frequent sitting (often working on a computer), frequent driving, flying, walking, standing, light lifting, bending, and reaching. Due to tool and computer usage, there may be repetitive motions of the hands and wrists. Travelling is required to support our jobs.
History and Core Values
Skanska USA Inc. is a leading provider of construction, pre-construction consulting, general contracting, design-build, self-performance, public-private partnership, commercial and infrastructure development services to a broad range of public and private clients in the following markets including science and technology, healthcare, education, high-tech, aviation, transportation, sports, entertainment, mechanical, industrial, marine, foundation and environmental. Our Core Values that Matter are Care for Life, Act Ethically and Transparently, Be Better-Together and Commit to Customers is the core strength for our 10,000 employees in the USA. Skanska USA Inc. is headquartered in New York with 34 offices across the country.
Skanska is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.
Location: Evansville, Indiana, United States
Employee Status: Regular
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