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June 13, 2017

Project Engineer, Redhawk Group, posted 6/13/2017

General Contractor Seeking Project Engineer/Jr. Project Manager

Seattle based general contracting is seeking a dynamic Project Engineer.  Are you a recent college graduate with a few years’ experience and looking for a place to grow?  We are poised for substantial expansion over the next few years and the Project Engineer will play a key role in that growth.

The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of hands-on construction experience, experience juggling tasks between multiple projects, ability to read and analyze project drawings, notes, specifications and sketches and work within a team environment.  Multi-family and/or mixed-use experience preferred, but not mandatory. You’ll work remotely on a jobsite most of the time.

Your daily tasks will include, but not be limited to:

  • Coordinating subcontractor activities in the field
  • Prepare scope documentation for subcontracts
  • Perform subcontractor buy-outs during contract award phase
  • Read, write and send RFI’s to Architects and Engineers
  • Update master schedule in MS Project
  • Analyze and track subcontractor costs and change order requests
  • Assist with preparing project budgets during bid time
  • Occasional assistance with budgets/estimates doing take-offs, counts, etc.
  • Correspond with all project team members (client, architect, engineer, internal team, subcontractors, etc.)
  • Perform quantity take-offs and order materials for self-performed work.
  • Review and track submittals from subcontractors.
  • Track and distribute, RFIs, submittals, drawing revisions, and all other project related documentation.
  • Keep digital drawing set up to date.
  • Compile project closeout documentation including O&M manuals, as-builts, and required city sign-offs.

Required skills:

  • Microsoft Office Suite – Excel, Word, Outlook, Project
  • Experience with Project Management Software (Procore, Timberline, Prolog, etc.) a plus
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Experience working hands-on with a GC
  • Familiarity with all disciplines (civil, landscaping, structural, architectural, etc.)
  • Ability to read plans
  • Attention to detail
  • Proactive
  • Self-starter
  • Ability to manage
  • Ability to handle many tasks at once
  • Degree preferred

Please email resume to Please be sure to include types of projects you’ve worked on and salary history. No phone calls please.