Project Engineer - Largest General Contractor in WI

Madison Permanent USD65,000 - USD80,000
  • Large company with a strong family-like feel within office locations.
  • Above market base salary, bonus structure, and benefit packages.

About Our Client

  • $1.3B General Contractor - largest in the Wisconsin market
  • Office locations throughout the state: Neenah, Eau Claire, Green Bay, Madison, Milwaukee, and Wausau
  • Large but family oriented culture - you will never feel like just a number
  • Projects include Commercial, Community, Education, Food Processing, Government, Healthcare, Hospitality, Manufacturing/Light Industrial, and Religious
  • Have won ENR Top 100 Green Building Contractors and Employ Humanity Excellence Award
  • Have strong involvement in the community and company events monthly

Job Description

  • Works with (or may be assigned to) the Estimating Department to prepare project cost estimates. Performs quantity take-offs, obtains subcontractor and vendor cost input, prepares cost summaries, and performs data analytics, as directed
  • Assists Project Managers in subcontractor and vendor purchasing, including preparation of bid packages, bidding follow-up, bid analysis, post-bid interviews and subcontractor/vendor award
  • Assists Project Managers in securing governmental and regulatory agency
  • Interacts with Design Professionals and the Owner, as directed
  • Prepares and maintains construction schedules. Assists with pull-planning work sessions, look-ahead schedules, and weekly work
  • Assists with project safety program implementation including safety orientations, safety inspections and safety documentation
  • Tracks and manages subcontractor submittals. Reviews submittals for compliance with Construction Documents. Follows-up and resolves submittal review
  • Tracks and manages Requests for Information (RFI's). Follows-up and resolves RFI issues.
  • Tracks and logs project documentation including design documents, submittals, reports, photographs, and other information as directed by the Project Manager or Superintendent
  • Assists Project Managers with budget control and cost management, as assigned
  • Assists with implementation of Company programs and processes including Safety, Quality Control, Diversity, Lean Construction, and others
  • Assists Superintendents with tracking and monitoring of self-performed work
  • Assists Superintendents with field management including site set-up and security, equipment tracking and utilization, field documentation, regulatory agency inspections, and subcontractor work coordination

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.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management or academic/experiential equivalent
  • Previous experience through internship programs or in a related work environment is highly desirable
  • Current driver's license
  • Ability to work productively with individuals at all departments and levels within the client as well as customers, design professionals, subcontractors, vendors, and other external entities
  • Willingness to learn and take direction from others
  • Demonstrated positive attitude and customer service mindset
  • Ability to work in team settings with people of different personalities and/or diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data
  • Problem solving ability
  • Ability to communicate effectively (both orally and in writing)
  • Ability to work efficiently and independently
  • Ability to handle stress
  • Ability to manage a variable and sometimes heavy workload
  • Ability to manage frustration and positively respond to unplanned events and conditions
  • Ability to meet critical deadlines
  • Personal computer literacy and ability to learn and use new technologies and computing platforms

What's on Offer

  • Base salary up to $80,000 (depending upon experience)
  • High bonus earning potential
  • 401K with company match
  • 3 weeks PTO starting
  • Paid company holidays
  • Sick days
  • Full benefits (Health, Vision and Dental)
  • Life Insurance
  • Paternity and Maternity leave
  • Short and Long term disability
  • Company tech (cell phone, laptop, etc)
  • Clear growth path to from PE
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