The Project Engineer provides administrative support to Field Supervision and Management. They will update schedules, toolbox talks, asphalt quantities, etc. This position will also experience aspects of bidding, estimating and project management. This position is located on-site/field office in Lake Placid, NY.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
The list below is illustrative and is not a comprehensive list of all duties that may be assigned.
Provide project and administrative support to Field Supervision and Management
Assists with pre-bid site surveys, take-offs, contract execution/project start-up, and closeout
Maintains equipment schedules for Superintendents
Organize and maintain Superintendent books needed for each project, including Tool Box Talks.
Understand and make necessary entries in Heavy Job, HCSS and Timberline
Update asphalt quantities for paving division
Pickup/deliver parts, tools, and paperwork for active jobs
This position requires an understanding of project management in a construction office. A bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or similar; 1+ years experience within the construction field project management, or similar role. Students currently pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or similar also encouraged to apply.
Strong organizational and prioritizing skills
Ability to multi-task
Computer skills MS Excel and Word software programs; Familiarity with Timberline and HeavyJob preferred.
Efficient verbal and written communication
Accurate data entry
Moderate analysis and interpretation required for problem solving
Ability to work with teams and other divisions
About Rifenburg Construction, Inc.
Rifenburg is one of Upstate New York's oldest and largest family-owned construction firms. Specializing in earth moving and restoration of all kinds, Rifenburg makes quick work of landfill expansions and closures, site work, highway and bridge expansion projects and utility installations. Between the headquarters in Troy, NY and a regional office in Zebulon, NC, Rifenburg has over 340 hardworking employees and can staff a project of any size. We love the work and our clients love us.
Since 1958, this family-owned business has satisfied customers with its dedication to the project, its emphasis on safety, and its ability to take on big challenges while getting the job done safely, on budget, and within the time frame.
"To Safely and Productively deliver the highest Quality solutions to our clients."
"To lead the industry by using innovative solutions to create opportunities for future generations."