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Senior Project Engineer

The Building People Beltsville, MD
  • Expired: September 08, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

Description/Job Summary
The Building People is seeking a full-time Senior Project Engineer with at least 10 years of experience to provide engineering support and construction management for several small to mid-size projects. Candidate must have a mechanical engineering degree from a school with at least one ABET-accredited program. This position will be located in Beltsville, MD.
The successful candidate will be comfortable performing the following tasks:

  • Interact with engineering staff, contract specialists, contract architects and engineers, and program scientists for both design and construction activities
  • Coordinate between Project Manager and Architecture-Engineering firm to develop programming and bridging documents
  • Perform engineering calculations and cost estimates as needed
  • Participate in design charettes and review meetings as a representative of the Project Manager
  • Review design submissions (design analysis, specifications, and drawings), cost estimates, engineering calculations, and code analysis
  • Provide bidding support by reviewing documents and answering questions from bidders/contractors
  • Review submittals and shop drawings, participate in construction progress meetings, monitor contract schedules, perform onsite inspections, evaluate contract change proposals, and oversee commissioning activities
  • Other related tasks as needed
Required Skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and AutoCAD
  • Basic understanding of Trane Trace, eQuest, Carrier HAP, or similar modeling program
Required Education
A degree in mechanical engineering from a school with at least one ABET-accredited program, plus a minimum of 10 years of progressive experience in the field of engineering project management, with specific experience in repairs, restoration, modernization, and operation of Agriculture and Animal lab and research facilities.
Preferred Qualifications
  • PE or EIT
Competitive benefits include:
  • Medical & Rx
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Life Insurance/AD&D
  • Long Term Disability and Voluntary Short Term Disability
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
All positions require a background check after acceptance of our offer. The selected candidate will be eligible to begin employment before the background check has been finalized. However, continued employment will be contingent upon the results of your reference/background check from The Building People, LLC. Your position may require special credentialing, clearance, and access as a condition of employment. In the event the government or client does not sponsor or approve your clearance, it may result in termination of your employment.

The Building People


Beltsville, MD
20705 USA