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Construction Project Engineers are responsible for allocating resources and coordinating staff on construction sites. Based on our collection of resume samples, essential duties include negotiating contracts, getting permits, making sure safety rules are respected, budgeting, and making worker schedules. Those interested in a Construction Project Engineer position should highlight in their resumes leadership, supervisory skills, organization, strong communication and negotiation abilities, and computer competencies. A Bachelor's Degree in civil engineering or building science is also required.

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Lead Capital Construction Project Engineer

Successfully led and executed an $8.5M capital construction remediation project within tight deadline and under budget to keep the plant open and operational. Project encompassed installation of one mile of piping, five 120 foot silos, 2 equipment rooms, one remote unloading facility, and all Trona injection equipment.

  • Achieved project deadline by managing/scheduling/leading contractors with a flexible staff of 25 construction and plant personnel, working extended hours for months, fast-tracking project.
  • Led RFQ’s and Construction Contractor selection and management including routine site supervision ensuring quality of work and specifications compliance as well as OSHA safety guidelines.
  • Improved process by 50% with new bypass design and incorporated automatic system controllers and implemented equipment changes.
  • Wrote operational procedures for new system to incorporate in daily plant operations and improve efficiency.
  • Prepared commissioning and start-up, including training, and maintenance
  • Influenced equipment vendor to subcontract 40% of manufacturing work (due to drastic delays) to achieve deadline, after analysis.
  • Skilled negotiator saving 10% on construction bid contract, a $15K savings.
  • Initiated change order process, an established but unused process with detailed documentation resulting in a $600K recovery from engineering company for system change design.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Six Sigma Green Belt
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MA
Project Management
2

Construction Project Engineer

Recruited to oversee Job Superintendents and Foremen for Walgreen's Construction Projects in the western, southern and southeastern states of U.S. Project types included new stores, remodels, rehabs and Walgreen's Health Service facilities. Drafted all contracts, prepared estimates, budgets, requisitions and schedules. Negotiated change orders, controlled costs and ensured quality control.

  • Administered contract provisions and maintained compliance with Walgreen's Safety Program.
  • Monitored developer's schedule adherence; resolved trade union issues.
  • Liaised with developers, contractors and architects; interfaced with Walgreen's real estate managers and designers. Prepared project status reports for Walgreen's project manager and executives.
  • Member of Diversity Program, representing the construction department. Responsibilities include: review and approve candidates' applications, communicate the status of the applications to the regional managers, supplier diversity department and to the candidates. Administer the lease and contract language to reflect the Walgreens mission for diversity.
  • Overseen cooler door retrofit rollout program on 186 stores that resulted in 7% energy savings and 2% sales increase per store.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
3

Construction Project Engineer

Managed projects totaling more than $80 million during this time frame. Projects included: Interchange reconstruction, bridge replacements and widening of I-20 @ Lithonia Industrial Blvd ($56 million), Interchange construction of I-285 @ Lawrenceville Hwy ($23 million), Bridge rehab and Expansion joint replacement for various bridges throughout Metro Atlanta ($1 million).

  • Scheduled meetings with local, county, state and federal officials and the general public to address any concerns about on-going or future projects.
  • Issued project related correspondence to internal and external clients.
  • Attended and facilitated Preconstruction Conferences, Utility Coordination Meetings, and weekly meetings to discuss progress or concerns on projects.
  • Made decisions on and processed change orders for alterations or for additional work on projects.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering Technology
4

Construction Project Engineer

Supervised subcontractor agreements and managed a total of $400,000 in purchasing
obligations with suppliers

  • Planned logistical movement of equipment and materials for 3 projects simultaneously with a sum total
  • Awarded Tapani's Project of the Month for outstanding work done in October 2011 with Portland Water Bureau
  • Correspondence with the project owner and engineer through Change Orders, RFIs, and Submittals
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
Engineering Design Project
5

Construction Project Engineer Intern

Inspected and verified blueprints for the 2 high-profile projects and addressed corrections as needed

  • Facilitated subcontracts for multiple company projects and completed submittal forms to address product needs
  • Assisted site managers with on-site visits and meetings with sub-contractors
  • Completed and disbursed RFIs to subcontractors and addressed any questions or concerns
  • Strengthened skills in contract negotiation and gained a competent understanding of project oversight
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
MS
Civil Engineering
6

Construction Project Engineer

Responsible for rebuilding the Kuwaiti Communications tower.

  • Laid the framing and foundation of the tower infrastructure.
  • Installed the fiber optic cabling from Persian Gulf to tower.
  • Reconstructed fire improvement of the Gathering Center.
  • Provided weekly reports to the Kuwaiti government officials and American core of engineers.
  • Supervised 55 men construction staff.
  • Completed six on-time projects in 5 years and within budget for estimated revenue of over $15 million American dollars.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Civil Engineering
7

Construction Project Engineer, Kempinski Nile Hotel

  • Planned details for work strategies of an $120 million, twelve story, five-star hotel, containing 320 rooms and 130,000 ft2.
  • Created a schedule for the construction levels of manpower, materials, and equipment, including work with suppliers, subcontractors, while also conducting and supervising work inspections.
  • Attended technical and progress meetings with architects and consultants; managed submittal, RFIs, VOs, VCIs and NCRs.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Architecture Engineering
BA
Project Management
MA
Civil Engineering
8

Lead Capital Construction Project Engineer

  • Successfully led and executed an $8.5 million Trona Injection System Project - a capital construction and environmental project to meet 2009 - 2012 DNREC SO2 power plant emissions specifications within tight deadline and under budget. Played important role in contract bid and selection process. Project encompassed installation of one mile of piping, five 120 foot silos, 2 equipment rooms, one remote unloading facility, and all Trona injection equipment. Wrote operational procedures for new system to incorporate in daily plant operations to reduce plant emissions.
  • Achieved project deadline by managing/scheduling/leading contracted construction crew with a flexible staff of 25 personnel, working extended hours for months, and influencing equipment vendor to subcontract 40% of work (because of drastic delivery delays).
  • Responsible for key decision-making in large essential remediation project.
  • Improved success rate to meet guidelines by creating bypass design for prominent Trona project offering 50% more flexibility.
  • Performed key role in critical system redesign initiative incorporating automatic system controllers and implemented equipment changes maintaining a primary focus on operational feasibility.
  • Achieved a 10% contract savings by negotiating with contractor and captured $45K savings utilizing on-site resources.
  • Recovered over $600K in back charges and liquidated damages with detailed documentation and negotiations with Engineering Company.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
9

Construction Project Engineer

  • Independently managed progress and completion of existing store & office space remodels, temporary, satellite, and specialty infusion Pharmacies, multi-store rollouts, and acquisitions, as well as assisted in the project management of new store construction and fixture installation.
  • Prepared and monitored cost estimates and capital budgets for prospective projects and acquisitions, remodels, new and non-store locations.
  • Developed project schedules, request for proposals, and scope of work documents.
  • Solicited and clarified competitive bids prior to creating, awarding, and issuing contracts.
  • Researched and ensured code compliance to local/municipal, county, state, and federal governing regulations, such as OSHA, EPA, and ADA.
  • Reviewed construction documents and negotiated credits and change orders with architects, developers, and general contractors.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Construction Management
10

Construction Project Engineer

  • Lead a team as an Engineer Responsible for project planning, estimation, contract management and material procurement
  • Evaluated field problems, arranged project meetings and coordinated timely review and resolution of on-site issues
  • Proposed cost-efficient methods, balanced schedules and improved performance through strategic workforce management
  • Designed a unique spreadsheet based issue reporting system and generated a weekly construction activity summary
  • Ensured that the project was built to specifications by implementing detailed drawing revisions and design changes
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MS
Construction Management

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