Project Engineer

  •   Full Time
  •   Houston

Project Engineer

The Project Engineer is the chief engineer on the project. They are responsible for all scheduling, engineering, material expediting and routine, on-site project administration.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  1. Be proficient with use of the company’s computerized scheduling software
  2. Assist developing and updating the CPM schedule
  3. Maintain the project CPM schedule monthly


  1. Process all shop drawings and submittals:
    • Review for completeness and accuracy
    • Create and maintain a complete and up-to-date record of all contract documents (changes and revisions) for the life of the project
    • Maintain a complete and current record of submittals, approvals, and re-submittals
    • Review weekly the completed status of the submittal schedule and analyze
  2. Prepare construction drawings.
  3. Become familiar with the requirements of the contract documents
  4. Discover and resolve discrepancies in the contract drawings and specifications and at the interface between our work and the work of subcontractors:
    • Write Request for Information and keep a log
  5. Quality control check of our work
  6. Maintain as-built drawings

Material Expediting:

  1. Monitor the project buyout and manufacturing process to expedite and insure timely delivery of materials and equipment
  2. Material receiving—Material must be properly inspected for quantity and quality. Insure off material is in conformance with the contract documents and approved shop drawings. On projects with limited storage areas, close scheduling and coordination of material deliveries are of critical importance.
  3. Set up control sheets to monitor material quantities for payment of material on hand and for tracking consumption rates and yields
  4. Field initiated purchasing and small equipment rental
  5. Material source reports

Project Administration:

  1. Set up and maintain the project filing system
  2. Prepare and/or reconcile the owner pay estimates
    • Accumulate all necessary pay estimate data
    • Record all quantities daily
    • Reconcile all pay quantities daily (preferred), weekly (minimum) with the Engineer
    • Prepare required documentation
  3. Follow up to ensure prompt payment
  4. Initiate, review and correct, as required, subcontractor pay estimates
  5. Produce agendas and take minutes of all meetings
  6. Obtain all permits; maintain all required records and reports
  7. Take job pictures maintain an accurate and complete pictorial record of the job
  8. Review time cards

Salary based on experience. Excellent Benefits!

  • Civil Engineer, Construction Technology, or Construction Science Degree
  • Five+ years of experience
  • Must have current valid driver’s license and have a safe driving record

For immediate consideration, please forward a copy of your current resume to referencing job # or a link to this job.

Job & Company Detail

Company Industry

Architect Industry

Company Size

1 - 9 Employees



Job Category

Construction Industry

Applications Accepted Until

01 January 2030