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TRS is currently seeking a construction Field Engineer for a company in Raleigh, NC.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability are encouraged to apply!

General Description
• Under the direction of the Project Engineer, the Field Engineer will: track quantities, cost, and scheduling for all crews as well as subcontractors
• Participate in scheduling and developing a work plan for subcontractors on a project
• Ensure all work being performed by the subcontractors and crews is executed and completed in accordance with the project specifications.
• The Field Engineer will be a direct line of communication of field operations to the project management team, communicating current construction activities regularly.
• The Field Engineer will obtain all safety needs as quickly as feasible related to the project and company best practices and communicate them to field employees prior to all work taking place.

Key Duties:
• Trained in all company safety procedures
• Enforce the standard safety procedures while onsite during work hours
• Respond to, investigate, and document any accident scene(s).
• Review the accident protocol to ensure strict conformance and communicate updates as needed
• Obtain and provide all required safety equipment to field employees prior to work occurring onsite
• Responsible for locating utilities; maintaining MS Excel logs and assuring all tickets are current
• Obtain thorough quotes from multiple qualified subs to perform work as scoped for the project
• Generate draft in the Excel subcontract documents and associated pay sheets, send to project manager for review and approval
• Ensure contracts are signed and processed in a timely manner and maintained throughout the project
• Ensure change orders are prepared and maintained in a timely manner throughout the project
• Perform subcontractor safe starts, inspect subcontractor work, notify management of non-conformance
• Measure subcontractor completed quantities, update the subcontractor quantity logs, generate monthly Excel pay sheets and negotiate the quantities with subcontractors for partial payments
• Obtain subcontractor schedules and provide them to management team for review
• Communicate and verify subcontractor needs prior to arrival onsite.
• Use P6 scheduling software to produce and maintain discipline specific schedule(s)
• Maintain thorough knowledge of the project(s) budgets and cost codes
• Ensure proper cost codes are utilized for project specific payroll and invoices
• Responsible for reviewing and tracking quantities (cost control quantities) in Excel and SAP
• Provide and discuss all anomalies (good and bad) in the budgets with the Chief Estimator
• Perform takeoff(s) of project plans as needed to obtain and verify as-builts to determine remaining quantities needed in Planswift, Bluebeam, and AGTEK.
• Discuss all personnel related problems with the project engineer, superintendent and project manager as needed
• Verify crew makeup is correct and in conformance to the budget, communicate any differences to superintendent and project manager
• Integrate time in SAP for all personnel daily to keep costs accurate and up to date and track absences

Project Purchasing duties:
• Responsible for purchasing and ensuring on time delivery of appropriate site materials that are in conformance to project specifications
• Complete purchase order(s) or change order(s) prior to purchasing the material needed
• Obtain delivery tickets, enter deliveries into SAP and properly process ticket(s) for record keeping and invoice processing
• Work with superintendent, project engineer and project manager to ensure materials are ordered and delivered to project site in a timely manner in accordance with the schedule
• Prepare and submit shop drawings as needed for permanent materials needed for the project through Citrix Sharefile.
• Ensure shop drawings are in accordance with project specifications, and properly dimensioned to work as shown on project plans
• Responsible for archiving and recording all correspondence regarding the project

Education and Experience:
A Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Civil Engineering or Construction Management (or equivalent work experience) is required.
A minimum of one (1) to three (3) years of experience is required.
Experience as a Construction Scheduling Engineer or in a Project Controls position is required, with an emphasis on asphalt, roads, highways, and bridges preferred.
Proficient PC skills including a proficiency in various software used such as Microsoft Office, Excel Windows, IOS, Primavera, and SAP (highly preferred)

Work Environment/Physical Demands:
• Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions.
• Work environment periodically exposes the employees to high levels of noise, grease, and dust that is typically associated with a construction project.
• Employee regularly works near heavy equipment and moving machinery.
• Work may involve a variety of substances commonly found on construction sites such as form oil, grease, curing compounds, gasoline, diesel fuel and ready mixed concrete.
• Regularly required to sit and/or stand during a regular work shift of at least eight hours per day.
• Employee is occasionally required to stoop, bend, walk, crouch, and climb.
• Ability to lift, on a frequent basis, at least 25 pounds and carry up to 15 pounds.
• Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
• Exposure to dust, dirt grease and noise.
• Work can be performed at heights up to 60 feet, requiring the employee to climb ladders, scaffolds and stair towers, often with narrow steps and passageways.
• Frequently walk on uneven surfaces, including natural ground and slopes in varying weather conditions.
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule, based on project need(s) and demand(s)

Company Benefits
Medical & Vision Insurance
Dental Insurance
Basic Life and AD&D Insurance
Short Term Disability
Voluntary Term Life
Long Term Disability
Sick Leave
Paid Vacation & Holiday Pay
401(k) Plan
Additional Benefits including wellness coaching, etc.

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