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Senior Construction Engineer in Pueblo, CO at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 11/1/2018

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Senior Construction Engineer

City: Pueblo / State: Colorado                                                   


At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture engineered steel products for rail, energy and industrial end markets at six production sites located in the USA (Portland, Oregon; Pueblo, Colorado) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose and Red Deer, Alberta). We are the largest North American producer by volume in the rail and large diameter pipe markets, and we hold leading positions in the Western Canada oil country tubular goods, small diameter pipe and West Coast plate markets.

EVRAZ offers competitive wages and benefits along with training, apprenticeships and development programs to help you accomplish your professional objectives. We encourage our employees to continue their education by providing tuition reimbursement and training opportunities. And our open door policy fosters a culture of open communication that allows every employee to have a voice in the company. It’s how the best ideas come to light—and why the best people choose to work at EVRAZ.



Job Description and Responsibilities

We are currently seeking a Senior Construction Engineer to join our growing team. This position will manage their assigned portion of the site work for a new steel rolling mill in Pueblo, Colorado. The Senior Construction Engineer (SCE) will report directly to the Construction Manager, and will work closely with the Owners’ Engineering Manager.

Responsibilities:

Pre-Construction Phase Duties and Responsibilities of SCE:

  • Consult with, advise, assist and make recommendations to the Engineering and CM Team on all aspects of planning for the Project construction
  • Review the Architectural, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Structural plans and specifications as they are being developed, and advise and make recommendations with respect to such factors as construction feasibility, possible economies, availability of materials and labor, time requirements for procurement and construction, and projected costs
  • Make recommendations to the Engineering and CM Team regarding the division of work in the plans and specifications to facilitate the bidding and awarding of contracts, taking into consideration such factors as time of performance, availability of labor, overlapping trade jurisdictions, and provisions for temporary facilities
  • The Construction Engineer will review plans and specifications with the Engineering and CM Team to eliminate areas of conflict and overlapping in the work to be performed by the various contractors
  • SCE will work closely with the Engineer and CM team to complete the competitive bidding process. After analyzing the bids thus received, the SCE will review the bid analysis with the Engineering and CM Team and, based on their joint evaluation, recommend for award appropriate contracts
  • The SCE will closely monitor the schedule during both the design and construction phases of the Project and be responsible for provide the Projects Control Manager with input regarding the status of each activity with respect to the Project schedule 

Construction Phase Duties and Responsibilities of the SCE:

  • Observe the work as it is being performed, until final completion and acceptance to assure that the materials furnished and work performed are in accordance with working drawings and specifications
  • In cooperation with the Engineering and CM Team, establish and implement procedures to be followed for expediting and processing all shop drawings, samples, catalogs, and other Project documents associated with Owner supplied equipment and materials
  • Review and process all applications for payment by involved contractors and material suppliers in accordance with the terms of the contract.
  • Make recommendation for and process requests for changes in the work and maintain records of change orders
  • Refer all questions relative to interpretation of design intent to the Engineering Team
  • Continue the close monitoring of the Project progress schedule, coordinating and expediting the work of all the contractors and the site supervisory staff, and provide periodic status reports to the management
  • With Owners Engineering Team, the SCE shall observe the Contractors' final testing and start-up of utilities, operational systems and equipment
  • When the SCE considers each Contractor's Work or a designated portion thereof substantially complete, the SCE shall jointly with the Contractor prepare for the Engineering Team a list of incomplete or unsatisfactory items and a schedule for their completion



Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 15 years of experience in onsite management of large-scale industrial construction projects ( at least $100 million dollars); projects related to the steel industry are preferred 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills; ability to direct and influence others
  • Ability to consistently meet assigned deadlines; driven and dedicated to success 
  • Associate or four year degree in a related field (i.e. Engineering, Project Management, or other technical field of study)
  • Experience in the steel industry

 

All applicants must be legally able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

 

EVRAZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans.

While we thank all those who apply, only those being actively considered for employment will be contacted.

 

At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture steel. We also manufacture excellence, drive success and build careers for our employees. Our people come from diverse backgrounds, but share a common set of values and the same goal of creating the best possible solution for our customers.

 

In addition to a competitive wage and generous benefits package, our employees share in the Company’s success through incentives like profit sharing. We provide opportunities for advancement and promote often from within—which means that a job at EVRAZ can take your career farther than you ever imagined.

 

With more than 4,500 team members in the U.S. and Canada, EVRAZ offers well-paying jobs and a comprehensive range of employee benefits. Our total compensation package includes benefits such as:

 

  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program

 

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 15 years of experience in onsite management of large-scale industrial construction projects ( at least $100 million dollars); projects related to the steel industry are preferred 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills; ability to direct and influence others
  • Ability to consistently meet assigned deadlines; driven and dedicated to success 
  • Associate or four year degree in a related field (i.e. Engineering, Project Management, or other technical field of study)
  • Experience in the steel industry

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