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Project Engineer – Des Moines, IA

Tri-City Electric Co. is currently seeking a Project Engineer for an immediate opening in Des Moines, IA.  The Project Engineer will be responsible for providing overall on-site administrative and technical support on construction project sites.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist in research and documentation of the procurement of all major equipment packages
  • Help with the tracking of progress and adherence of scope of all sub-contractors to be utilized
  • Assist in the management (scheduling and receiving direction) of all owner furnished equipment
  • Assist in the logistics of all major package delivery and storage
  • Administratively support the tracking and logging of all information required within the Procurement, Quality Assurance, Quality Control, and Commissioning activities under the direction of the Project Manager
  • Support the Project Manager in all areas including, procurement, purchasing, subcontract and lease agreements, and equipment tracking
  • Attend meetings – Jobsite construction and coordination meetings
  • Assist in tracking the project construction schedule utilizing Primavera P6 software
  • Assist in gathering documentation for field testing and owner acceptance
  • Assist in close out documents
  • Assist in tracking and scheduling final punch list items
  • Assist in scheduling and documenting Owner training
  • Work with PMA’s on submitting proper documentation for projects
  • Assist in the shop drawing review process

Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field, 1-5 years of related experience and/or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Previous experience on a construction project is preferred but not required. Knowledge of Primavera P6 is a plus.

Candidates must possess strong attention to detail, tact and consideration, focus on accuracy, solid communication skills, positive initiative and judgement, the ability to problem solve and meet deadlines, self-motivation, business acumen and be organized.

All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a drug screen and reference check. Tri-City Electric Co. is an equal opportunity employer.

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