Project Engineer

Elliott Contracting is seeking a Project Engineer that is responsible for assisting Project Managers at various stages from pre-construction to closeouts. Elliott Contracting offers excellent salary, annual bonuses along with an exceptional benefits package that includes medical, dental, life, disability, and 401(k) retirement plan.


Project Engineer will:

• Schedule staffing and materials for all projects
• Effectively estimate projects and change orders
• Analyze drawings/specifications
• Review proposals/project requirements
• Secure required permits/utility services
• Secure materials in a coordinated manner working with Purchasing Department to reduce risk.
• On-site job walk-throughs
• Maintain and issue change orders, request for information, pay application support and close-out documents
• Keep informed of new electrical codes, technology, techniques and practices
• Oversee all works of the trade contractors, contributing to the selection of subcontractors, and suppliers
• Develop clear, detailed and practical measures of performance to meet project objectives
• Regularly inspect work for compliance with design and report on progress, ensuring remedial action is taken within agreed timelines
• Work with Design Team to ensure information is correct and to code, including pre-fab planning.
• Be aware of monthly figures, taking proactive action to prevent losses and maximize profitability.
• Provide project update through bi-weekly Project Reviews.
• Maintain all records, including letters, e-mails, notices, and site drawings.
• Provide quality service to all clients in a professional and ethical manner.
• Ensure jobs are following Company’s Safety Program.
• Perform tasks as assigned.


• (2) or (4) year degree in Electrical Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent experience.
• Have thorough knowledge of all aspects of construction (technology, equipment, methods, etc.) as well as an understanding of Company and industry practices, processes, and standards and their impact on project activities
• Proficient in Microsoft software (Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point)
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
• Ability to present self in a professional manner and represent the company image
• Ability to work in fast paced environment
• Organized, with strong written and verbal communication skills
• Advanced abilities in reading and interpreting plans and specifications

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.