US Engineering Company Project Engineer - Kansas City in Kansas City, Missouri
Industry leaders. Problem solvers. Renowned mechanical contractors. We are a full-service mechanical contractor committed to providing solutions for a facility’s total lifecycle.
Established in Kansas City in 1893, we are now one of the most experienced, diversified and respected mechanical contractors in the United States. With three locations, we've continued to build on our reputation of providing quality mechanical contracting solutions that best fit owners’ needs. Few firms are able to combine such a distinguished history with the sort of progressive, high-quality performance that defines our company - both as a top mechanical contractor and as a driving force within the communities in which we operate.
Ranked in the Top 15 of mechanical construction firms nationwide
Presence in diverse market sectors
Service offerings that focus on the total lifecycle of your building
Passionate leadership and strong company culture
As we continue to evolve, we're dedicated to helping you do the same.
Primary Purpose: Assists Project Manager with a variety of project related functions, including planning and coordinating onsite construction activities for designated projects, to ensure that project objectives are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters.
Principal Duties and Accountabilities:
Draft RFIs (Request for Information) and Proposal Letters
Review submittals and specifications
Assist in documentation and budget control
Take project meeting minutes and document substitution requests
Assist Project Manager in the development and nurturing of client relationships
Estimating change orders
Develop and help monitor the project schedule
Maintain procurement, proposal and correspondence logs
Facilitate quality control measures
Perform man power loading charts
Prepare and maintain productivity reports
Direct entry and extension of change orders to subcontractors
Develop O & M manuals
Perform cost coding
Materials recaps and material purchases
Assist in safety programs and commissioning
Perform or assist in value engineering
Scope of work may vary, from working on one large project, to several smaller size projects.
Management Responsibility:X Individual Contributor – no subordinates.
Education, work experience and/or training typically possessed by qualified candidate:
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Construction Science, or Architectural Engineering preferred.
Equivalent technical training and related experience will be considered.
- Minimum of 3 to 5 years technical or administrative experience in HVAC, piping, and plumbing at a commercial, industrial, or institutional level.
Knowledge, skills, and abilities typically needed for competent performance:
Knowledge of construction engineering technology, processes and standards
Team orientation and collaborative spirit
Self motivation; ability to drive results
Effective communication skills
Ability to develop and foster strong professional relationships
Basic level of business acumen
Ability to proactively identify potential problems and their solutions
Physical and/or travel demands:
Infrequent travel may be required.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and job specifications required of employees so classified. U.S. Engineering reserves the right to revise as needed. The job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.