Project Engineer

Job Title: Project Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco
Start Date: Immediate/ASAP
Contact Name: Juliet O'Halloran
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 23, 2021 01:42

Job Description

Global architecture and interior design practice specializing in innovative commercial workplace environments is seeking a big-picture thinking Project Engineer for their San Francisco office. 


You must have a firm grasp on engineering with exceptional time and management skills. This role could be a great fit for an Engineer who has advanced within a more traditional engineering firm and is looking for a change, working in a more holistic and strategic role. 


You will be responsible for completing construction and engineering projects by organizing and controlling all elements of a project. Project Engineers work closely with other departments in order to vet prospective projects, agree on timelines, draw up agreements with clients and research and negotiate with third party contractors in order to bring project into fruition. 


Your ultimate responsibility is to bring a budgeted and successful project to life while satisfying all parties involved. 


Key Responsibilities 

  • Determining client’s requirements and translating them into an actionable plan by a team of workers
  • Organizing many tasks into a timeline
  • Assuring that all deadlines are being met
  • Making sure that all health, safety and legal requirements are being met throughout the process
  • Responding to any client complaints, concerns or requests throughout the project
  • Holding regular meetings to ensure that everything is going according to time and budget restrictions



Qualifications & Key Competencies: 

  • 3+ years of experience would be expected to be successful Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or relevant work experience
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to think big picture and take into account long-term implications of ones’ actions
  • Passion for looking for ways to improve individual and/or company performance
  • Commitment to exceeding customers’ expectations
  • Intermediate level in Procore, Timberscan, SAGE, Microsoft Project, or similar construction software
  • Intermediate to advanced level in Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Legal to work in the United States