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Construction Engineer

Kelly Services
Allentown, PA 18103
Kelly Engineering is seeking a **Construction Engineer** to provide home office oversight of field construction activities in various industrial process technologies, supporting site construction, liaising with procurement and project execution, managing safety, manpower, schedule, and cost.



**Main Functions:**


+ This position will target new construction engineering/management university graduates and will report to senior construction engineers, supervisors, and field superintendents.

+ Support the bid phase of projects: participate in labor and contractor qualification surveys, develop a construction site estimate, develop overall construction schedule, collaborate with construction estimating

+ Review the project scope and incorporate measures needed for a safe project execution. This may include design changes, dedicated site safety supervision, incentive schemes, field representative, or contractor training.

+ Incorporating constructability into the engineering and design execution strategies (including package breaks, modularization options, etc.).

+ Support procurement process: help define contract strategy (e.g., fixed price, bill of quantity, reimbursable, cost-plus fixed fee, etc.), support development of labor strategy (open shop vs. union), assist in defining who should be included on the contractor's bid list.

+ Review all bid specification packages and work closely with the project execution team to incorporate changes to the specific scope of work for a contract and ensure the correct standards are include in construction package.

+ Receive input from the field representative if assigned at time of review.

+ Work closely with project execution team to develop the site staffing.

+ Support the field team: assist the field representatives on contractual issues arising in the field, ensure that issues such as schedule delay, potential claims, authority issues, industrial relations issues, etc., are reported to construction engineering and project execution management in a timely fashion

+ Ensure that progress payments, invoices, construction change orders, field purchases, expense reports, time sheets (for the field representatives) are appropriately reviewed and approved


**Minimal Requirements**


+ Construction engineering or management degree preferred, 4-year engineering or technical degree is a plus

+ Ability and willingness to travel and spend time at construction sites

+ Strong commitment to employee involvement, leadership, team building and diversity


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-07-15 Expires: 2022-08-15

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