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Construction Project Engineer

Veterans Northwest Construction LLC
Seattle, WA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $65,000 to $95,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, 401k, dental, life insurance,
Job Description

Candidate's primary role will be to assist Project Managers and Superintendents in the day-to-day administration of Federal Government construction projects. The majority of employer’s projects are located in the Greater Puget Sound Region. Successful candidates must demonstrate the following experience and skills:

  • Familiarity with major aspects of horizontal and vertical construction.
  • Familiarity with mechanical and electrical systems and components.
  • Working knowledge of project scheduling, phasing, and sequencing.
  • Ability to read and interpret contract documents including plans and specifications.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical submittals including product information, shop drawings, and test data.
  • Ability to determine if information included in technical submittals complies with the requirements of the contract documents.
  • Ability to accurately record and publish minutes from meetings and conversations.
  • Ability to maintain logs used to track a variety of administrative items.
  • Strong organizational and documentation skills.
  • Strong communication skills, including professional interface with owners, engineers/architects, subcontractors, suppliers, co-workers, and other members of the project team.
  • Ability to elicit timely responses from team members.
  • Ability to meet challenges and deadlines while maintaining quality of work.
  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with co-workers and other members of the project team.
  • Demonstrated proficiency using computer software (e.g., Word, Excel, Office, Outlook, Adobe, P6) and company communication tools, such as e-mail and the internet.

The Candidate will also assist in estimating Federal Government construction projects and must demonstrate an aptitude for the following:

  • Subcontractor and supplier bid solicitation.
  • Quantity takeoff.

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Architecture, Civil Engineering, or related field OR equivalent experience
  • Experience with Federal Government contracting (desired, not required)

Job Requirements

  • Valid state driver’s license
  • Ability to pass a Federal Government/DoD security screening in order to obtain access to military installations (minimum U.S. Citizen without a Felony Record to meet screening)
  • Ability to obtain OSHA-30 safety certification
  • Ability to obtain CPR & First Aid certification
  • Ability to obtain U.S. Army Corps of Engineer Construction Quality Management certification
  • Ability to climb ladders and stairs, walk on uneven terrain and carry at least 20 lbs (move safely around active construction sites)
  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (enter active construction sites)
  • Must be vaccinated against COVID-19 or willing to be vaccinated to meet 09SEP2021 Executive Order on COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors.

Salary dependent upon experience. We offer full medical/dental benefits. Veterans NW Construction is an equal opportunity employer. Veterans and Disabled Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Veterans Northwest Construction LLC

Why Work Here?
Small, efficient company with diverse projects throughout the Puget Sound Region with various Federal Agencies.


2926 6th AVE S

Seattle, WA



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