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Project Engineer

J .A .Watts Inc.
Rosemont, IL 60018
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  • Job Code
    111705879

J. A. Watts, Inc. is a leading professional services and general contracting firm providing project management, programming, and construction for public and private clients since 1999. Known for our unmistakable culture of treating clients and employees like family, weve built our reputation by developing long-term relationships and providing an energetic, diverse and inclusive workplace. We are a growing family that values people who are innovative, respectful, committed to excellence, and looking to develop their talents.

This role is responsible for supporting Engineering project management through preparing, scheduling, coordinating and monitoring a variety of projects in the Engineering industry. They will manage aspects of projects including oversight and planning for engineering design, procurement, and construction inspection.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee and coordinate all technical aspects of a project including contract submission, designs, testing, and data collection and analysis.
  • Review project plans and proposals and suggest updates or maintain changes as needed.
  • Responsible for performing technical assignments throughout assigned projects including construction layout, calculating and verifying engineering calculations, inspecting construction work, and conducting field tests.
  • Prepare and distribute specifications and timeline of the project to both internal and external clients.
  • Provide status reports of projects on timeline, and budget.
  • Allocate project resources appropriately and within the project budget and oversee work completed including external contractors.
  • Perform overall quality control of the work and regularly report on project status.
  • Interact daily with the clients and propose project updates as needed.
  • Maintain project integrity and reputation through compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Cooperate and communicate effectively with team members to provide assistance and support.
  • Perform other duties as required/directed.
<p>J. A. Watts, Inc. is a leading professional services and general contracting firm providing project management, programming, and construction for public and private clients since 1999. Known for our unmistakable culture of treating clients and employees like family, weve built our reputation by developing long-term relationships and providing an energetic, diverse and inclusive workplace. We are a growing family that values people who are innovative, respectful, committed to excellence, and looking to develop their talents.</p> <p> </p> <p>This role is responsible for supporting Engineering project management through preparing, scheduling, coordinating and monitoring a variety of projects in the Engineering industry. They will manage aspects of projects including oversight and planning for engineering design, procurement, and construction inspection.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Duties and Responsibilities </strong></p> <ul> <li>Oversee and coordinate all technical aspects of a project including contract submission, designs, testing, and data collection and analysis.</li> <li>Review project plans and proposals and suggest updates or maintain changes as needed.</li> <li>Responsible for performing technical assignments throughout assigned projects including construction layout, calculating and verifying engineering calculations, inspecting construction work, and conducting field tests.</li> <li>Prepare and distribute specifications and timeline of the project to both internal and external clients.</li> <li>Provide status reports of projects on timeline, and budget.</li> <li>Allocate project resources appropriately and within the project budget and oversee work completed including external contractors.</li> <li>Perform overall quality control of the work and regularly report on project status.</li> <li>Interact daily with the clients and propose project updates as needed.</li> <li>Maintain project integrity and reputation through compliance with state and federal regulations.</li> <li>Cooperate and communicate effectively with team members to provide assistance and support.</li> <li>Perform other duties as required/directed.</li> </ul> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/BXjYYnTK2YkmspB2i1Lzw"> <br/><br/><ul> <li>Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, EIT/PE a plus.</li> <li>0-5 years of relevant experience.</li> <li>Must have strong oral and written communication skills.</li> <li>Must have a clear analytical approach to problem-solving and strong decision-making abilities.</li> <li>Must work well in a fast-paced environment and be able to handle multiple tasks at a time.</li> <li>Must be knowledgeable with rules, regulations, best practices and performance standards.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Direct Reports</strong></p> <p>Based on experience position could oversee Engineering Technicians</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Company Benefits</strong></p> <ul> <li>Medical, Dental, Vision insurance options for employee and family. Health Savings and Flexible Spending Account options available.</li> <li>Company-provided group life, short and long-term disability, and voluntary life options.</li> <li>Matching 401(k) retirement plan.</li> <li>Paid time off and holidays.</li> <li>Professional development and tuition assistance.</li> <li>Company sponsored social events.</li> </ul> <p>EOE/AA: M/F/Vet/Disabled</p><p>PI111705879</p>
Posted: 2019-07-07 Expires: 2019-08-08

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