September 16, 2017

Project engineer, Compass Construction, posted 9/16/2017

Project Engineer – Seattle metro area

My client, Compass Construction, is an established Seattle-based General Contractor looking for Project Engineers. There are definite career growth opportunities for a motivated individual.

Company has developed strong partnered relationships with its private-sector owner/clients, design consultants, and subcontractors. Its project teams are energetic, motivated and independent. Candidates will be running the majority of their work from preconstruction to closeout. Typical projects are Mixed-Use Multi-Family construction and Senior Housing projects—wood or metal frame over retail/parking. Projects are located in the Seattle region and range from $10 to $50 million.

Qualifications & keys to this position are:

  • Preferred experience in wood-frame multi-family construction.
  • Preferred 2 or 4 yr degree in Construction, Business Mgmt, or Engineering/Architecture.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to make sound, informed decisions.
  • Self-motivated with integrity and ability to prioritize
  • Ability and willingness to do the hands-on field work when necessary.
  • Strong organizational skills for coordinating, tracking and updating information pertinent for drawings, permits, materials and correspondence.
  • Review and record subcontractor change orders and closeout documents.
  • Schedule, attend and take meeting minutes for meetings with owners and architects.
  • May be assigned variety of other tasks directed by project manager.

Excellent opportunity to work for a progressive, team oriented company offering a competitive wage and benefit package. Salary offer will be based on background and experience. We offer standard health insurance benefits, bonus for meeting established goals, 401k/Simple, and a great working environment (little to no ‘corporate’ bureaucracy). We are open to discussion of reasonable relocation expenses for out of state candidates. Qualified applicants should contact Michael Lazer at for further information.