Senior Project Engineer

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Job ID: 2005
Job Title: Senior Project Engineer
Location: San Diego, CA

Senior Project Engineer provides technical support to and under the direction of the Project Manager and Superintendent. A Senior Project Engineer’s primary obligation is project document control; additionally, the Senior Project Engineer should be competent in project administration, cost control, and scheduling tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage day-to-day Project activities under supervision of the Project Manager
  • Perform tasks such as preparing invoices, estimates, scheduling meetings, etc.
  • Keep track of and report on project progress
  • Assists in the preparation of daily, weekly and monthly reports detailing the status of the Project
  • Assist in the development of cost estimates of assigned Projects
  • Solicit and obtain bids from subcontractors and material suppliers
  • Support efforts to expedite prompt processing of invoices and prompt payment through to subcontractor for amounts due
  • Assist in the preparation of change proposals, negotiate, execute and/or issue change orders to subcontractors and prepare revisions to the master cost breakdown as a result of change orders and management revisions
  • Communicate with Superintendent and Project Manager about delays and other issues that must be communicated to Owner
  • Maintain good relationships with the Owner, Architect, Engineers, Subcontractors and Suppliers involved with the project
  • Assist with preparing the job start-up and close-out checklists


  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Construction Science or Civil Engineering
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of experience in commercial construction industry
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships