Senior Mechanical Engineer

Senior Mechanical Engineer

LOCATION: Portland

SALARY: DOE

JOB TYPE: Full Time

ABOUT THE JOB:

At Alliant Systems, we’re immensely proud to say that turnover is low and team member satisfaction is high. In fact, many of our employees have worked together for more than 25 years. This storied history of collaboration is one that gives us a strategic advantage over the competition, and we’re looking to recruit people who fit our culture. Customers consistently give our teams high marks for their first-class work and friendly manner. Our current employees describe our company culture as family oriented, with working relationships that are rooted firmly in trust, flexibility, and transparency. If you’re ready to start a meaningful career in the construction industry, Alliant Systems can offer you that opportunity.

The Project Engineer performs the following:

  • Manage jobsite documents

  • Coordinate job set-up, site mobilization, project administration and closeout

  • Prepare equipment requisitions with the purchasing department

  • Research, prepare and present proposals

  • Prepare cost control and expense reports

  • Meet performance standards set by department manager

  • Schedule and track job progress

  • Review contracts, design drawings, specs, estimates and write change orders

  • Write subcontracts, purchase orders, correspondence field questions, and job write-ups

  • Coordinate equipment procurement with purchasing department and outside vendors to order and expedite material

  • Assist with monthly financial reporting

  • Support RFP and procurement processes

  • Create site-specific work plans

  • Create billing breakdowns and prepare billing substantiation

  • Assist with preparation of submittals, operations and maintenance manuals, air balance logs and as-builts

  • Develop positive rapport with customers and suppliers

  • Demonstrate principles of Alliant Systems safety program at all times to ensure project safety is managed effectively, proactively and consistently

  • Provide timely and constructive communication with staff and customers regarding project status and concerns

  • Perform additional tasks as assigned

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management or similar work experience

  • At least 2 years previous construction Project Engineer experience

  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, NavisWorks, and Bluebeam

  • Ability to read and interpret construction plans, specs, contracts, proposals and estimates

  • Technical experience specifically including detailed submittal/installation drawing review, dimension checking and material compliance; prior experience with mechanical and plumbing systems desired

  • Effectively interact with customers, technicians, sales, office and field personnel in a collaborative manner

  • Ability to read and interpret construction plans, specs, contracts, proposals and estimates

  • Technical experience specifically including detailed submittal/installation drawing review, dimension checking and material compliance; prior experience with mechanical and plumbing systems desired

  • Intermediate understanding of accounting principles is a plus

  • Ability to consistently set goals and meet deadlines

  • Alliant Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.

 

All new hires must pass a drug test.