Construction Project Engineer (Land Development)

Dallas, Texas
04 Jul 2018
02 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Our DFW Land Development group is looking for an entry level Construction Project Engineer to join the team.

Responsibilities include;

• Under the general guidance, direction and oversite of the Construction/Project Managers (CM/PMs) provide detailed engineering and administration support for the management of assigned construction projects.

• Keep the Construction/Project Managers informed at all times of issues and questions needing management attention and provide them with management level status of all work activities assigned to you.

• Duties may include:

o Perform quantity take-offs, bid schedules and, with the assistance of the Project Team, Engineer's opinion of probable construction costs.

o Prepare construction contract documents.

o Prepare agenda and attend Pre-bid meetings, and bid opening meetings.

o Prepare Bid tabulations, notice of award and notice to proceed.

o Attend construction meetings, as directed by the CM/PMs, prepare detailed draft meeting reports and update schedule in Microsoft Project.

o Assist the CM/PMs with the review and evaluation of Contractor submittals, Shop Drawings and Request for Information (RFI).

o Assist the CM/PMs with the review and evaluation of Contractor change requests and with the preparation and processing of change orders.

o Assist the CM/PMs with the review and processing of Contractor payment applications.

o Assist the CM/PMs with the closeout of construction projects including the monitoring and status reporting for the resolution of construction deficiencies.
  • Bachelor of Science in Construction Management or Civil Engineering is required
  • GPA of at least 3.0 is required
  • Previous internship is preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite is required

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

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