Full Job Description
Nova Group Inc., a Quanta Services company, is an industry leading general engineering construction company with 40 plus years of experience worldwide. Nova specializes in hydrant fueling, waterfront, electrical and utility construction projects for the Department of Defense (NAVFAC, ACOE). Nova exceeds customer expectations through innovative construction, safety, quality and outstanding customer service.
Headquartered in Napa, CA, with regional offices in Port Orchard, WA, Japan and project locations stretching across the US, as well as internationally, the opportunities are endless with Nova! Nova offers employees competitive health benefits, matching 401K contributions, career advancement opportunities, and endless training opportunities. Individuals who pride themselves on having a strong work ethic, commitment to their integrity, interest in giving back to local communities, and who are willing to relocate for career advancement opportunities should not hesitate to apply!
The Project Engineer supports the Engineering, Fabrication, and Equipment division. Oversees various aspects of engineering and technical projects for field operations.
Participate in engineering design and analysis to support civil, structural or mechanical construction
Construction/shop detail drawings
Coordination between projects and departments
Database building and maintenance for estimating
Update As-built drawings
Assist with engineering calculations
Participate in quality assurance program for shop fabrication
Help to solve problems on the shop floor
Conduct load tests of aluminum manhole castings
Create and maintain weld procedures
Review preliminary shop drawings
Assist in estimating future work
Assist in scheduling and schedule updates
Assist in preparing for audits, SSPC, AISC, etc.
Bachelor s degree in engineering or construction management
Possess or be willing to obtain EIT certificate and work towards PE license
Minimum of two years of experience in construction as field engineer or similar capacity
Comfortable reading and understanding construction drawings
Good written and oral communication skills
Good problem solving skills
Work effectively as part of a team
Follow through on assignments
Proactively solve problems, find better ways of doing things
Willing to learn all of Nova s production processes
Good time management, and sense of urgency
Proficient in Autocad, 2D and 3D modeling
General computer skills including Outlook, Word, Excel
General administrative skills including record keeping, documentation
Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer in an office environment.