John W. Danforth Company

Project Engineer

Location: Albany, NY

Position Summary:

The Project Engineer is responsible for the successful completion of project related activities according to JWD standards and expectations.

Key Responsibilities:

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Scheduling of direct and indirect project work.
  • Interfacing with client and owner representatives.
  • Review of project scope with Field Foreman.
  • Assuring project is entered into corporate system accurately and completely.
  • Review invoice amounts with client and request project invoicing from accounting.
  • Attend project meetings as required.
  • Attend weekly inter-office scheduling and coordination meetings.
  • Perform on-site inspections of work in progress and review for client satisfaction.
  • Maintain a daily log of activities and correspondence.
  • Assure that tools and equipment are returned.
  • Coordinate activities between field and shop, subcontractors and owner’s suppliers.
  • Review cost reports and variances.
  • Negotiate and administer scope changes in the work.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively work with craft people and client personnel.
  • Ability to estimate work.

Qualifications & Training:

  • Suggest BS Degree in Engineering or Associate Degree in Construction related field. 0-5 years’ experience in the industry.
  • Proficiency in computer based management systems.
  • Ability to climb ladders and stairs to view potential work.
  • Employee is required to perform typical office activities.
  • Employee is required to perform difficult physical maneuvers including lifting, stretching, climbing, crawling, etc. No handicap amenities provided.
  • Work environment consists of a standard office environment. The temperature and noise levels in the work environment are moderate. Aisle areas are open.
  • Work environment consists of construction areas which are often dirty, non-climate controlled, difficult access and dangerous.

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