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Utility Field Engineer (Project Manager)

Nextaff Auburn ,CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $75,000 to $95,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: vision, 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical
Job Description

Job Description

Summary of Position:
Our Client is a utility infrastructure contractor serving public utilities throughout Northern California. Our mission is to be the leading provider of innovative construction solutions for our clients, providing the best value in support of their growing utility and infrastructure requirements. The Field (Project) Engineer’s responsibilities will include but may not be limited to: Assist with the development and execution of project plans & schedules to execute scope safely, efficiently and cost effectively; Assist in monitoring project performance (cost, schedule, scope changes, safety, and quality); Identify resource requirements such as manpower and equipment; assist in ensuring all work is planned, including outages, permits, etc. Other duties as required to accomplish the objectives of the position.

What You’ll Do:
Assist in conducting job reviews, pre-check jobs, verify USA markings
Assist in coordinating customer shutdowns
Assist in investigating customer/3rd party issues pertaining to Contracted Construction projects
Support the Project Management Supervisor and/or assigned Project Manager with daily routine issues regarding construction of jobs
Assist in preparation of proposals, change orders and the estimation process
Assist in closeout estimate, post-construction checks, complete as-builts, and review contractor invoices
Maintain project databases, working files, field binders, field tickets, etc.
Preparation and generation of routine reports and correspondence; some involvement in preparing more complex reports
Support the assigned Project Manager with daily routine issues regarding construction of jobs

What You’ll Need:

Required: Minimum of 2 years of utility experience (Electrical Required)

Required: Minimum of 2 years High Voltage experience

Required: 2+ years of Construction/Utility manager, supervisory, or lead experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or equivalent combination of related education and experience

Desired: Construction/Project management Experience

Desired: Heavy Equipment Operator Experience

Requires effective oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills and strong computer literacy.
Must possess a valid California Driver’s License
Knowledge of advanced functions of Word, Excel, Outlook, MS Project, PowerPoint, and Internet Explorer
Ability to read and understand civil, architectural, structural, mechanical plans and specifications as they relate to electrical and/or other utility work
Effective analytical and problem-solving skills with great ability to prioritize workload and meet deadlines
Exceptional interpersonal communication, presentation, and writing skills
Strong attention to detail required executing tasks
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and possess strong time-management skills
Well organized, team player, professional and energetic

What You’ll Get:
We offer medical, dental and vision benefits

Starting Salary: $75,000-$95,000
Paid weekly
Temp to hire, probationary period of ±6 months

Nextaff

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Auburn
Auburn, CA
USA

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