Assists Discipline Engineers, Project Engineers, Project Managers, and/or Engineering Manager with all aspects of the project engineering from proposal to final report by performing any of the following duties.
Other duties may be assigned.
Support engineers in research and analyzing of data such as client design proposals, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application.
Review project drawings, standards and specifications for completeness and accuracy.
Assist engineer with major equipment and material selection, and construction specifications.
Use computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks.
Ensure that all assigned activities and operations comply with applicable codes, regulations and laws.
Assist with the preparation of estimates, cost reports, forecasts, schedules, account codes, budgets and change orders.
Coordinate quantity estimates by obtaining and analyzing data on unit labor costs and unit material costs.
Update estimates, schedules, reports, drawings and documents based on revisions and changes to the project.
Assist with preparation of final project reports including obtaining historical data and information.
Conduct quality checks of databases, documents and reports, to verify accuracy of data, information, and calculations.
Assist in preparing, maintaining and filing of departmental policies, procedures, and manuals.
Sophomore level or higher with degree declared in Engineering, Engineering Management or Project Management
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of managers, clients or employees of organization.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as fractions, proportions, and percentages. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. Some knowledge of trigonometry and calculus preferred.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of MS Word, word processing software and MS Excel spreadsheet software. Some exposure to computer aided drafting and engineering software preferred.
Synthesizes complex or diverse information;
Collects and researches data;
Uses intuition and experience to complement data;
Designs workflows and procedures.
Generates creative solutions;
Translates concepts and information into images;
Uses feedback to modify designs;
Applies design principles;
Demonstrates attention to detail.
Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner;
Gathers and analyzes information skillfully;
Develops alternative solutions;
Works well in group problem solving situations;
Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
Assesses own strengths and weaknesses;
Pursues training and development opportunities;
Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills;
Shares expertise with others.
Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming;
Listens to others without interrupting;
Keeps emotions under control;
Remains open to others' ideas and tries new things.
Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations;
Listens and gets clarification;
Responds well to questions;
Demonstrates group presentation skills;
Participates in meetings.
Balances team and individual responsibilities;
Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views;
Gives and welcomes feedback;
Contributes to building a positive team spirit;
Puts success of team above own interests;
Able to build moral and group commitments to goals and objectives;
Supports others’ efforts to succeed;
Recognizes accomplishments of other team members.
Writes clearly and informatively;
Edits work for spelling and grammar;
Varies writing style to meet needs;
Presents numerical data effectively;
Able to read and interpret written information.
Develops strategies to achieve long-term success.
Safety and Security
Observes safety and security procedures.
This position performs other duties as assigned.
ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
The employee is regularly required to sit, talk, and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk, use hands to finger, handle or feel: and talk of hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.
The above is not intended to list all possible essential functions or requirements as they are subject to change. The employer reserves the right to revise or change this description. This description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each of the above essential duties and meet the physical demands. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to meet these conditions.