Field Project Engineer

Location: Various, TX
Date Posted: 06-01-2017
About the Company
Allen Engineering Contractor, Inc. (AECI) is a general engineering contractor specializing in commercial/industrial construction, and railroad bridge construction projects within the southern and western United States region.  We take pride in the fact that receiving outstanding performance evaluations and completion of projects ahead of schedule are company standards. We are committed to being the industry leader through innovation, dependable service and the highest quality products and solutions to meet our clients' needs.
Allen Engineering Contractor, Inc. offers a unique environment that encourages teamwork and rewards performance. You will also have an opportunity to work with a visible and accessible leadership team. We recognize people as our most valuable asset. Our competitive salary and benefits package include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, a 401(k) and profit sharing, paid company holidays, and paid vacation and sick time for eligible employees.
We are actively seeking Construction Project Engineers who will be responsible for field project support including scheduling, RFI’s, submittals, recordkeeping, and other related tasks.
Job Duties:
  • Study and understand contract specifications, drawings, and associated scope of work requirements of each project before the project begins and during construction operations.
  • Communicate and coordinate with other contractors, suppliers, project management staff, and outside agencies.
  • Coordinate material deliveries and subcontract work in accordance with project schedule.
  • Ensure that submittals are submitted, received, corrected, approved and returned to subcontractors on time.
  • Prepare RFI’s and other written correspondence to clients and subcontractors.
  • Monitor progress of project budgets and schedules, and recommend adjustments if needed.
  • Understand changes in contract work and request change orders as applicable.
  • Draft and implement shop drawings for field construction.
  • Survey and layout for field construction.
  • Assist project superintendent with construction oversight and quality control.
  • Track and submit monthly contract pay estimates/quantities.
  • Review and approve payments to suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Maintain organized documentation, specifications, estimates, submittals, and contract drawings.
  • Maintain professional demeanor and demonstrate respect to co-workers, customers, etc.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Some related experience in the construction industry.
  • Knowledge of construction principles, techniques, materials, and cost estimation fundamentals.
  • Proficient with CAD and Microsoft Office applications.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Ability to prioritize workload and multi-task with ease.
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail.
Qualified candidates may apply online at
Only candidates who meet the stated minimum requirements will be considered.  Solicitations from recruiting agencies will not be accepted.
Allen Engineering Contractor, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to a safe, drug-free work environment, and pre-employment drug screening and background checks are required.  Candidates must be authorized to work in the U.S.
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