Field Engineer

Dragados
 Pharr, TX

OVERVIEW

Dragados-USA is actively seeking a Field Engineer to join our Team! The Field Engineer’s mission is to assist the Project Manager, Superintendent, Project Engineer(s), and all other on-site construction staff in various areas of the SH288 Toll Road Project. Specific areas may include tracking and assistance with RFI's; processing change orders; general project layout assistance relating to engineering plans and specs; and assisting with the project close out process.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with evaluation of field conditions and acceptance testing
  • Support quality assurance and quality control engineering materials testing
  • Review project drawings and coordinate any design changes
  • Review shop drawings for accuracy and completeness
  • Provide document control assistance for correspondence, submittals, design releases etc.
  • Initiate engineering design clarifications
  • Perform quantity tracking and productivity analysis for maximization of operation efficiency
  • Assist with preparing and updating project schedule and interact will all involved in scheduling decision processes
  • Manage subcontractors field operations and verify contract payments
  • Provide design assistance to the project engineer for the design of temporary structures using computer aided design tools
  • Performs other related duties as required and assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university, Civil Engineering or Construction Management preferred.
  • A basic understanding of the working concepts of Heavy Civil/Tunnel/Bridge/Highway projects from start to finish - bidding process through project close out.
  • Ability to understand basic project components and analyze schematics such as engineering drawings and specs; estimates, change orders, and schedules.
  • Knowledge and experience with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Problem-solving abilities
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