Mechanical Project Engineer

Job description

General Position Summary: Provide project management support for Project Managers through effective communication, negotiation, scheduling, tracking, document control, and forecasting of costs and profitability. Support and collaborate with company superintendents, foreman, engineers, detailers, and management to deliver quality and profitable projects.

Location: Mukiltoe, Washington

Pay Rate: 33.65 - 40.86

Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Some variability on different sites

Essential Job Functions:

Assist in the bid process and the procurement of new work
Estimate and negotiate change orders
Track, forecast, report labor hours and material costs
Buyout major equipment and subcontracts
Expedite and track deliveries of major equipment/materials
Maintain working knowledge of general conditions, work scope and specifications of project contract/subcontract
Maintain and control documents in compliance with UMC Standards as well as contractual compliance
Collaborate with field labor supervision to plan, organize and schedule project work including preparation of subcontract/contract integrated project schedule
Review contract drawings, detail drawings and specifications
Prepare fabrication shop work package including detail drawing review, material take off and buyout, and man-hour fabrication budget
Ensure full compliance with UMC Safety Program at the jobsite
Regular attendance and promptness are considered part of each employee's essential job functions.
Secondary Job Functions:

Maintain client relations
Develop and retain mechanical systems knowledge including engineering, estimating, construction practices, and financial management.
Position Requirements

Skills Required to Perform the Essential Duties of the Job:

Ability to accurately estimate mechanical work
Ability to lead and foster positive working environment
Ability to understand and communicate basic mechanical concepts
Advanced organizational and time management skills
Attention to detail – errors & mistakes can result in significant financial losses
Strong written and oral communication skills
Strong work ethic – results driven
Ability to multi-task job responsibilities
Advanced computer skills including MS Word, Excel, Project, Access, and AutoCAD

Education/ Experience Requirements Needed to Perform the Essential Duties of the Job:

Construction Management, Mechanical, Civil, or Chemical Engineering degree desired.

Licensing or Other Special Certifications Required: Maintain a valid Drivers License and satisfactory driving record.

Job Category: Non- Construction

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: United States, Washington, Seattle

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