HNTB Field Engineer III in Houston, Texas
What We're Looking For
Responsible for overall field management of HNTB's contract, administration and coordination on mid to large size projects of a diverse and complex nature. Monitors activities of assigned staff for conformance with contractual requirements. Provides technical leadership for complex or unique assignments. Reviews drawings, specifications, and installation procedures for constructability. May recommend changes to design. Represents projects at meetings and conferences.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Manages and coordinates the construction inspection activities for Harris County subdivision drainage projects.
Supervises a team of construction managers and inspectors responsible for monitoring work quality and performance.
Monitors Contractor progress and compares with reviewed Progress Schedule.
Provides guidance and training to inspection staff. Mentors and trains staff.
Collects data and briefs client on project issues and provides possible resolutions.
Reviews and drafts responses to contractor's correspondence as required.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
Professional Engineer (PE), Certified Construction Manager (CCM), or American Concrete Institute (ACI.)
OSHA 30 certified preferred.
Agency safety training certified.
Trained in digital construction management software such as Constructware, Asite or similar preferred
Experience with subdivision drainage or flood control projects.
What You'll Need
Inspects, monitors, and oversees construction field work tasks and activities on a project to ensure conformance to plans and specifications. Reads, interprets, and confirms compliance with applicable contract documents.
Performs or oversees on-site material testing. Reviews plans and specifications to determine material requirements (quantities and qualities). Responsible for tracking of item quantities and preparing pay estimates, and ensures that procedures and materials comply with plans and specifications.
Initiates field changes to drawings and specifications, identifies discrepancies or conflicts within the documents. Reviews contractor’s daily construction reports for accuracy, thoroughness, and consistency. Responsible for maintaining as-constructed drawings and monitors contractors progress to analyze against progress schedule.
Consults with Resident Engineer on work progress and construction problems, proactively recommends solutions, assists in the resolution of issues, and acts as a liaison with the engineer of record.
Remains current and knowledgeable of industry technology and tools used to perform inspection work through industry resources, training, and research. Gains exposure to new technology and utilizes it (GPS/Rovers) to increase efficiency and accuracy of inspection tasks.
Performs office engineer work when needed including but not limited to; prepares documentation for change orders, reviews change order scope of work, schedule and cost, processes and maintains tracking logs for RFIs, submittals, pay estimates and other deliverables. Assists in constructability reviews.
Mentors and trains staff.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering and 4 years relevant experience.
Master's degree in Engineering and 3 years relevant experience.
Doctorate degree in Engineering and 2 years relevant experience.
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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Houston, TX (Fannin)
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Job Type: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Category: Construction Services Group
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