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Senior Resident Construction Engineer, Civil

Job Description and Requirements
Position Overview:
  • Senior Resident Construction Engineer - Civil position is a construction management role.
  • Application of site civil engineering expertise for building construction & infrastructure work. Owner’s Engineer position representing the Client.
  • Responsible for review of civil site submittals, including landscape, hardscape, site drainage, grading, paving, site concrete, coordination of tie-in points, coordination with building MEP work.
  • Provides technical guidance to contractors and utilizes his subject matter expertise to ensure that the permanent works are constructed per the contract in accordance with applicable codes, standards, approved drawings and specifications, budget and schedule.
  • Reports directly to the Construction Manager. Interfaces with other client’s Departments, End Users and occasionally with management and client representatives. Daily contacts with Contractor’s on-site structural and management staff.
  Job Responsibilities:
  • Coordinates closely with Contractors’ structural/geotechnical engineer to ensure that mass grading is properly coordinated with building foundation systems.
  • Assists Contractor with coordination of other related trades (i.e. plumbing, fire protection, site drainage, landscape, hardscape, process piping, structural, etc.)
  • Witnesses Contractors’ quality control inspections to ensure that the permanent works are constructed according to the contract, applicable codes, standards, approved drawings and specifications
  • Reviews Contractor-submitted shop and as-built drawings, materials submittals, tie-in procedures, project schedules, and work permits; and assists RCEC in obtaining their approval and/or comments.
  • Reviews Contractors’ structural quality assurance and quality control programs, inspection and test plans, installation, testing, and as-built procedures, for all civil engineering systems and comments for transmittal to the contractors.
  • Arranges meetings between the Contractor and concerned departments/organizations to resolve interfacing problems during construction.
  • Organizes, coordinates, and conducts in conjunction with the concerned departments/organizations acceptance inspections and re-inspections of the completed permanent works, until all deficiencies are corrected and signed off.
  • Assists the Project Controls Cost Engineer, or Contract Administrator, by reviewing Contractors’ invoices for correctness of installed quantities for the Civil portion of the permanent works.
  • Attends regularly scheduled meetings between the Construction team and the Contractor.
  • Initiates and prepares for SRCM and RCES draft Civil related letters, memos or reports to Contractors and other Departments.
  Experience and Qualifications:
  • B.S. degree in Civil Engineering with minimum of 12 years of construction supervision experience
  • Must be fluent and be able to effectively communicate in both spoken and written English.
  • Knowledge of computers and basic software applications: MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point), read construction schedules (Primavera).