Project Engineer

FAM Construction, LLC - Fairfax, VA


FAM Construction, LLC is looking for a Project Engineer to join our Fairfax, VA office. FAM Construction, LLC is a place where you can put your ground-breaking thinking and professional skills to work as you partner with other bright and determined people. It's a place where you can take on a role that is challenging, stimulating, and unique. It’s a place with passionate people working in collaborative teams from all over the world. If you are avid about project execution, are looking to climb the career ladder and be part of something meaningful, a self-starter, have excellent communication skills, then we want you to join us! FAM Construction, LLC is a joint venture between Ferrovial Agroman and Allan Myers. Ferrovial has been active in the North American transportation industry since 1999. Ferrovial’s experience includes some of the largest, most complex transportation projects in the United States. Allan Myers is the largest heavy civil construction company and materials provider in the Mid-Atlantic.

Together they have been awarded the Transform I-66 Outside the Beltway project, this project involves multi-modal improvements to 22.5 miles of I-66 corridor from I-495 in Fairfax County to University Boulevard in Prince William County. The project features two express lanes alongside three regular lanes in each direction, with space in the median for future transit; corridor-wide bike and pedestrian improvements; and safety and operational improvements at key interchanges throughout the corridor.

Role Summary: We are looking for someone with experience on heavy civil jobs or DOT contracts as Project Engineer, Project Manager, or equivalent. The Project Engineer is involved with the planning, coordination and control of the earth and pavement construction processes.


  • Oversees the production process;
  • Ensures that the production is cost effective;
  • Estimates costs and sets the quality standards;
  • Monitors the production processes and adjusts schedules as needed;
  • Monitors product standards and implements quality-control programs;
  • Complies with all safety policies, practices and procedures;
  • Supervises work through the planning and scheduling of work, and reviews and approves tasks; and
  • Manages subcontractors and their correspondent subcontracts.


  • Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Science, or equivalent;
  • 2 - 7 years of highway, bridge, road or runway experience as a Project Engineer or Sr. Project Engineer is required;
  • Experience in coordinating multidisciplinary teams (design and construction engineers, superintendents, inspectors…);
  • Experience on large highway, bridge/structures, paving, and/or utility relocation projects;
  • Experience with Bridge projects is preferred;
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills;
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Excel;
  • Cost control and scheduling experience;
  • Proven experience in managing and directing people; and
  • Experience managing a budget is required.

Perks & Benefits:

  • Start-up culture;
  • Competitive compensation packages;
  • Comprehensive health insurance coverage that starts on day one;
  • Focus on diversity;
  • Extensive training and development opportunities; and
  • Opportunities to transfer to other projects around the US and abroad.

FAM Construction, LLC is an EEO Employer.

Job Type: Full-time