Engineer - Dallas/Houston/Central, Texas
Turner Construction Company - San Antonio, TX

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The Ideal candidate for this position will be able to manage, evaluate and assess information necessary to construct the project on time, within budget and to the quality specified by the contract documents. Has supervisory responsibility for Assistant Engineers, Engineering Assistants, Plan Clerks and Interns. The Engineer is the individual on the project responsible for building the overall project “on paper.” This position reports to the Project Engineer, Project Manager or Projec Executive

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

-Acting as liaison with architects, subcontractors, consultants, suppliers, inspectors, other Turner job staff and owner’s representatives in resolving issues related to plans and specifications.
-Overseeing and making decisions related to contract drawings and subcontractinformation. Ensuring that all drawings and specifications properly relate to the estimate.
-Managing the project budget.
-Managing submittals and shop drawings. Assessing conformance to contract specifications. Resolving any conflicts in interpretation.
-Negotiating change orders. Managing information on changes in the work; preparing an independent analysis, as required; obtaining and checking estimates for the changes from subcontractor; obtaining approval of the architect and owner; and resolving any conflicts.
-Overseeing the close-out process. Preparing final records for the project such as RFI’s, close-out records, warranties, as-builts, operation and maintenance manuals, attic stock, and spare parts, and evaluating information to insure compliance with contract documents .
-Supervising Assistant Engineers, Engineering Assistants, Plan Clerks and Interns, including providing input on performance appraisals.
-Preparing scope of work documents for trades.
-Developing reports such as General Conditions Items, labor, safety, change order logs and quality control.
-Scheduling and managing subcontractor trade coordination meetings, preconstruction meetings and submittal review meetings.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree plus a minimum of four years’ related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience. Proven written and verbal communication abilities; proficiency with computer applications, including Microsoft Office suite. Utilizes leading-edge technologies such as BIM and LEAN. Ability to read, understand and interpret contract documents, drawings, specifications, scopes of work and project schedule. Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

Performance of the required duties will require physical ability to occasionally climb permanent and temporary stairs, climb ladders, negotiate work areas under construction, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Occasionally requires passenger use of construction personnel hoists. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Performing this job regularly requires use of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls, sit, talk, hear and stand. Employee must occasionally lift and/or move heavy weight.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee works on-site at the construction worksite where the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; high precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in this work environment is usually moderate to very loud. TURNER IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

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