MKD Electric Project Engineer in Hammond, Indiana
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MKD Electric is one of the Midwest’s largest full-service merit shop industrial electrical contractors, specializing in instrumentation and control systems integration. For over twenty years, we have designed, built, installed, and maintained our clients’ systems, projects, and facilities. As Chicagoland’s largest merit shop industrial electrical contractor, we specialize in working in a variety of industrial environments, including chemical, petrochemical, distribution, packaging, and more.
The Project Engineer’s primary function will be to facilitate the day to day construction activities as needed to ensure that project needs and requirements are being met. This will require being proficient in the use of our systems and being able to easily interpret information, making necessary adjustments to projects and communicating project status/updates. The Project Engineer’s responsibilities will include monitoring and measuring project performance goals, reporting results and providing options for resolution to the team.
Facilitate project personnel including MKD staff and client representatives
Facilitate Pre-Job analysis, project estimates, SOW and budgets
Set up document control system, internal database, sequencing work efficiency, determining tools & equipment for project needs
Facilitate licensing and permit requirements for projects
In conjunction with the Project Managers, responsibilities will include performing monthly financial projections; analyzing labor hours, comp rate, material budgets, and other project expenses.
Generate and distribute reports as required as well as manage change orders
In conjunction with the project manager, you will be responsible for hosting kickoff meetings with project team, including on-site visits
In charge of overseeing database tracking for assigned projects and project document control
Program utilization: Accubid (Estimating and Change Order Pro), Spectrum Construction Software
AS or BS degree in Construction Management or Industrial Engineering
Recent graduate or 1-2 years of related experience
Proficient with MS Office (Word, Excel, etc.) and Primavera P6
We offer a comprehensive employment package that includes:
Career growth opportunities
Strong safety culture with training
Eligible bonus based on company performance
Annual performance reviews
Company Gas Card
401(k) plan w/company match up to 4%
Paid sick time
Paid vacation time program
Eligibility for health benefits which includes:
Medical insurance – shared cost
Company paid dental insurance
Company paid vision insurance
Company paid life insurance and AD&D insurance
Company paid short term disability insurance
Optional life insurance for you, your spouse and children
Optional long term disability insurance
Full-time in-house training instructors
Multiple training & development opportunities
Tuition reimbursement for authorized training
Holiday Party, BBQ’s, fun all hands on meetings, golf outings, contests, etc…
Make-A-Wish Foundation and Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and others
Open door policy