Assistant Resident Engineer

  • Job type

  • Location

    Greater New York CIty Metro
  • Profession

  • Industry

  • Pay

    $45 - 58 / Hour

Assistant Resident Engineer to support the construction of water and wastewater treatment facilities

Your new company

With decades of Specialized Engineering Planning, Design & Construction Management experience, this high-performing Consulting firm is seeking a highly motivated Assistant Resident Engineer to join their NYC Metro CM team. They specialize in the planning, design, and construction management of water and wastewater treatment facilities and utilities throughout the country, ensuring every community they support meets Water Quality and Water Supply Goals.

Your new role

As the Assistant Resident Engineer, you will play a crucial role in managing the construction, coordination, documentation, and inspection activities for various water and wastewater facilities. You’ll work closely with the project Resident Engineer to ensure successful project execution.

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
  • Quality Review: Evaluate the performance and deliverables of the Construction Management (CM) team.
  • Contract Compliance: Ensure adherence to contract documents and approved submittals.
  • Inspector Daily Reports: Review daily reports submitted by inspectors.
  • CM Administration: Maintain high standards of CM administration.
  • Risk Documentation: Document project risks and mitigation strategies.
  • Invoice Processing, Shop Drawings & RFI's: Handle contract invoices efficiently and process shop drawings and respond to RFI's.
  • Permit Management: Facilitate permit processing.
  • Change Orders: Assist in processing change orders.
  • Subcontractor Approvals: Review and approve subcontractors.
  • Project Documentation Tools: Manage project documentation software.
  • Coordination with Operating Staff: Integrate with facility operating staff to ensure smooth maintenance during construction.
  • Schedule Management: Monitor project schedules.
  • Safety Tracking: Ensure safety protocols are followed.
  • Project Closeout: Facilitate the closeout process.

What you'll need to succeed

To be successful in this role, you should have:
  • Experience: A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in engineering or construction management.
  • Professional Registration: Professional Engineer (P.E.) or Engineer-in-Training (E.I.T) preferred but not required. Certified Construction Manager (CCM) certification is also desirable.
  • Construction Management Experience: Familiarity with construction management, construction inspection, and stakeholder coordination.
  • Software Proficiency: Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Project, and related PC software used in design and construction projects.

What you'll get in return

Exciting and complex Water and Wastewater Projects are all located within the Greater NYC Metro. You'll work with highly skilled Construction Managers and Resident Engineers who can advance your career and technical expertise in this field. Working on projects that service your own local communities is rewarding in itself, but in addition, you'll receive a competitive hourly rate ranging from $45/hr to $58/hr and straight-time overtime (when approved by project), strong benefits package including medical, dental, vision, AD&D, Commuter Benefits, STD, LTD etc. This firm offers an excellent 401K program with up to 8% marching. When a project allows, there is the opportunity to work from home when not required onsite.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion about your career.


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Located in New York City, 16th Floor, 200 West 41st StTelephone:  347 699 8053