Construction Project Engineer

Brighton Permanent USD70,000 - USD90,000
  • Dynamic PE role on commercial + industrial projects in Southeast MI
  • Salary up to $90k, top benefits, and high growth potential

About Our Client

Our client is a premium design-build contractor with a unique process that keeps projects on time and on budget. Through 20 years of building in a wide range of industries, they have developed an exceptional ability and expertise to help their clients successfully navigate each aspect of the project. This provides a high level of predictability. Predictability in quality. Predictability in schedules. And predictability in cost. Due to a high level of growth they are seeking a Construction Project Engineer to join their team.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


Responsibilities of the Construction Project Engineer include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist the Project Manager in all phases of the project.
  • Provide support to field staff when necessary.
  • Ensure that proper tools/paperwork are in place prior to the beginning of a project.
  • Ensure subcontractors have the most up to date scopes of work.
  • Assist PM in the development of the overall project schedule.
  • Work to obtain all necessary permits as requested by the PM.
  • Review drawings specifications.
  • Prepare all project meeting agendas.
  • Review invoices. Check for accuracy & compare to cost to complete forecast.
  • Distribute all punch lists to ensure timely completion of work.
  • Collect all required close out documents for certification.
  • Demonstrate effective relationship building within the project team.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Construction Project Engineer candidate will have:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a Construction Project Management function.
  • BA/BS degree in Engineering, Architecture, or Construction Management.
  • Experience interacting with clients preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, & written communication skills.
  • Proven project experience at some point from planning through construction closeout.
  • Strong scheduling & organizational skills.
  • Experience working in an entrepreneurial environment preferred.
  • Experience with scheduling & project management software.

What's on Offer

On offer for the Construction Project Engineer is:

  • Competitive salary - will typically range from $70,000 - $90,000 + (dependent on applicant experience)
  • Yearly bonus plan ranging from 10% - 25%
  • Full health, vision, and dental benefits
  • Company vehicle or car allowance
  • Employer 401k Match
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Full support needed to grow & enhance project management skills
  • Full benefits package & car allowance
  • Clear development & growth plan
  • Advancement opportunities within the organization
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