Summary:
SQN is seeking an experienced, construction Resident Engineer to serve in a leadership role in the firm’s growing transportation group.
 
Job ID/Number:
N/A
 
Posted Date:
10/15/2018
 
Job Location:
Chicago, IL
 
Position Type:
Full-time
 
Division:
Transportation
 
Description:

 

SQN Associates, LLC is seeking an experienced, construction Resident Engineer to serve in a leadership role in the firm’s growing transportation group. The candidate will manage transportation projects in the greater Chicago area. The ideal candidate must have excellent communication skills and be a highly motivated, self-driven, detail-oriented team leader.


Qualification Requirements:

  • Education - Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management Degree preferred
  • Experience - Transit/Transportation construction management experience preferred: 10  years
  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) license is preferred
  • Ability to lead from a field-based office
  • Candidate must demonstrate a willingness to acquire new responsibilities and skills, and work in a team environment

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and oversee transportation projects
  • Monitor contractor progress and compare with reviewed progress schedule
  • Administer work or scope changes to brief client on project issues and provide possible resolutions
  • Strong issues & change management skills (estimating experience for change orders is a plus)
  • Facilitate and chair construction progress meetings
  • Stakeholder coordination
  • Oversee approvals of documentation required for work
  • Review contractor's documentation associated with the project
  • Review contractor's pay applications
  • Provide status updates for Monthly Reports on related activities

Key Competencies:

  • Strong attention to detail and strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently and balance multiple tasks
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to lead teams in a collaborative environment
  • Proactive and takes initiative
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills


SQN Associates, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a competitive compensation and benefits package.