Project Engineer (Duval) - Jacksonville, FL

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Ferrovial Services, North America
Austin, TX, United States

Phone: 7375290596
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Project Engineer (Duval) - Jacksonville, FL


Jacksonville, FL 

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Position Summary

Serves as a technical engineering advisor to project staff on roadway, bridge, and facility infrastructure.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensures compliance with processes, procedures, and specifications regarding contractual performance standards for roadways, facilities, and bridges.
  • Quality assurance reviews of project subcontractors and consultant performance and provides recommendations to project staff.
  • Performs quality control reviews of submitted roadway lighting, striping reflectivity, attenuator and guardrail, stormwater and bridge inspection reports.
  • Determines best approach (self-performance or sub-contract) for bringing roadway, facility and bridge assets into contract compliance considering cost, timelines, and efficiency.
  • Schedules and coordinates work to be performed.
  • Developed contracts to include estimates, quantities, contract language and specifications.
  • Inspects in-process and completed work to ensure compliance with contract requirements.
  • Enters data into the work reporting and other databases/systems.
  • May prepare and maintain reports and other documentation including project work plan and checkbook.
  • Responds, when needed, to roadway and bridge incident emergencies and coordinates work on-site responders.
  • May assist with routine work plan activities such as traffic control and maintenance work.
  • Sources and qualifies new sub-contractors.
  • Makes suggestions for methods to reduce expenses and improve efficiency.
  • Trains and mentors other employees.
  • May develop and conduct technical training programs.
  • Avoids legal challenges by complying with federal, state, and local legal requirements.
  • Assists in developing cost-saving initiatives through processes and approvals and effective quote competition.
  • Develops subcontractor base for daily use.
  • Positively contribute to a diverse, inclusive and fair work environment, free from discrimination, bullying, and harassment.
  • Carry out all duties in line with Company policies and procedures as amended from time to time.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to work flexibly and willingness to work extensively to meet business needs.
  • High level of attention to detail, initiative, problem-solving, personal organizational and leadership skills.
  • Ability to meet contract objectives in time and within budget.
  • Takes ownership of responsibilities.
  • Strong strategic thinking.

Education and Experience

  • B.S. Civil Engineering
  • 3 - 5 years in civil engineering with progressive experience in transportation maintenance or construction. Experience in contract and sub-contractor management preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record (Required).
  • DOT construction certifications (Highly Desirable).

Work Conditions/Physical Demands

Approximately 50% performed in a climate-controlled internal office environment working under normal office conditions and 50% in the field through work quality inspection.