Project Engineer

Civil Solutions Associates - Cincinnati, OH (25 days ago)


CSA Project Engineers will work mainly within the Engineering Department in a civil design and drafting, project management, and field service support capacity. Project Engineers will design and prepare plans and specifications for projects such as retaining walls, temporary earth retention systems, slope remediation, deep foundation systems, and other geotechnical repairs. Project Engineers will assist in all project phases from initial client contact and proposal preparation to invoicing and delivery of goods/services. Project Engineers will collaborate with the Construction Department to provide solutions for design-build projects. Project Engineers may also perform and coordinate field work, testing and monitoring services, and other onsite duties in conjunction with Field Services when necessary. CSA Project Engineers report directly to the Vice President of Engineering.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
A B.S. or M.S. in civil engineering (other degrees considered at the discretion of VP)
Minimum 1-2 years of experience in a civil engineering and/or construction environment (advanced education, unpaid internships, or co-ops may substitute for experience at the discretion of VP)
1-2 years of CAD experience
Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
Ability to travel locally in the Greater Cincinnati and Tristate Area
Ability to use a computer and Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
Ability to communicate effectively with clients, subcontractors, team members, and executives
Ability to learn new and complex software programs
OSHA certification preferred
Pursuit of EIT and/or PE designation preferred

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist in the coordination and management of the successful execution of engineering projects through collaboration with clients, coworkers, and subcontractors
Assist in developing safe, innovative, and cost-effective geotechnical design solutions for clients
Create and update engineered drawings using AutoCAD, Carlson, and/or other software
Perform calculations using a variety of design software
Assist in preparing geotechnical recommendation letters and reports
Prepare and submit daily reports for any work performed on a job site
Provide revenue/billing projections for ongoing jobs
Contact clients via phone and email to discuss potential and ongoing projects
Prepare and submit written proposals for new work
Work collaboratively with other CSA departments and staff to complete SOQs, bid packages, and cost estimates
Interpret and explain contracts, scopes, plans, and technical details to internal and external contacts
Prepare and submit monthly project invoicing
Ensure coordination and completion of documents necessary to facilitate timely invoicing and/or vendor payment
Prepare and submit contracts, subcontracts, and/or change orders for approval
Create and edit spreadsheets for project data
Practice and enforce safety policies
Foster relationships with future clients and vendors
Nurture relationships with existing clients
Cultivate business opportunities with new clients
Actively seek and follow up on new leads and upcoming projects
Perform work in a productive and ethical fashion
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