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Project Engineer

Swenson Builders
San Jose, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $80,000 to $120,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

We are seeking a Construction Project Engineer to join our team! You will be responsible for the management and delivery of multi-family related projects.

    The Construction Project Engineer is responsible assisting in the management of assigned multi-family residential or commercial development/construction projects. Typical projects range from $20M - $60M or higher. Candidates must be experienced in pre-construction, budgeting/estimating, scheduling, and site operations. Aa a Project Engineer this candidate would be required to interact with the client, design team and other in-house team members. The position requires exceptional communication and team work skills. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Construction Management/Engineering/Architecture from an accredited university.


    • Strong project management skills
    • Strong analysis and critical thinking skills
    • Effective verbal, written and presentation skills
    • Deadline and detail-oriented
    • Strong leadership qualities

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Assist in the management of projects as required by permits, governmental codes, and established construction standards.
    • Review plans and specifications to ensure they meet project design requirements, building code and budget.
    • Prepare budgets at appropriate milestones and intervals.
    • Bid out the project and prepare detailed subcontractor "scope of work" packages.
    • Evaluate bids and buy-out subcontracts.
    • Prepare subcontracts per company standards, including insurance requirements, and schedules, which meet project obligations.
    • Work with architects, engineers, consultants, and contractors activities to meet project schedules.
    • Monitor project costs within the approved budget.
    • Develop, maintain and manage the project schedule.
    • Work with project staff to have a cohesive effective team.
    • Close out projects with contractors, make sure punch-list is completed in a timely manner and provide the owner with all warranties and operations manuals.


    Swenson Builders


    777 N. 1st St.

    San Jose, CA




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