Field Engineer - Ganotec

Kiewit Corporation   •  

Ontario, CA

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


5 - 7 years

Posted 29 days ago

Requisition ID: 80123

Intermediate engineers will work under the direction of senior engineers and hold positions that will allow them to gain a wide range of experience and responsibilities in the construction field. Engineers will be assigned to projects across Canada and possibly in North America. The responsibilities of an intermediate engineer are, but aren't limited to:

  • Health and Safety - Participation in daily safety visits and meetings, working closely with workers to ensure that no one is injured and to plan the work to be done safely and eliminate risks at the source
  • Supervision - Work closely with the team members and the project management team
  • Planning - Participate in the planning, scheduling and execution of daily and long-term construction tasks of work for his/her area of operation. Communicate the plan effectively with the work team
  • Contract administration - Manage subcontractors and materials contracts, payment request analysis, change request management, contract requirements management and field supervision
  • Performance monitoring - Participation in quantity progress reporting, analysis of daily and weekly progress and productivity, cost analysis and management. Ensure that the financial requirements of the project are met and that the coding procedure is followed
  • Purchasing - Participate in the process of purchasing equipment and other needs, monitor shipping and coordinate deliveries, ensure delivery schedules are met and orders are accurate
  • Manage the construction equipment
  • Material Management – Inspection upon reception, storage management and needs coordination
  • Quality control and assurance - Conduct site visits and inspections
  • Development of a work plan - Establishment of work methods, coordination between the various project stakeholders
  • Estimation - Quantity survey, cost evaluation, preparation of work execution plans and risk analysis

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience
  • Must have a degree in mechanical, electrical or industrial engineering
  • Candidates must have a strong work ethic
  • Must be able to meet deadlines and devote the necessary time to the work
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Strong interest in the field of construction
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Can effectively perform the assigned tasks in various work environments and on different terrains (including various weather conditions)
  • Ability to work outside on a rotation schedule, or to relocate
  • Have a valid driver's license