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September 1, 2017

Project engineer, Blox Construction, posted 9/1/2017

Project Engineer

Blox Construction, Greater Seattle Area

Are you looking for a project management position that will allow you to improve and learn new skills? Blox Construction, an award-winning general contractor, seeks a Project Engineer to join our growing team. You will work under the supervision of a Project Manager and/or Principal and perform a variety of project coordination tasks to support the delivery of projects to clients.

You:

  • Are passionate about the building industry
  • Seek out complex problems and enjoy finding solutions
  • Enjoy working with people and have strong communication skills
  • Can easily multi-task
  • Are interested in career advancement opportunities

The Job:

  • Learn, understand and adhere to company safety policies and programs, including the ability to independently stop work for a safety violation or suspected safety violation
  • Assist the Project Manager with subcontract negotiation and administration
  • Assist in preparing job schedules
  • Monitor production schedules, subcontractor schedules and cost control to ensure completion date, job costs and profit level
  • Correspond with clients, architects, and designers

About Blox:

We are an established general contractor specializing in high-end residential remodels, custom homes, commercial buildings and tenant improvements. We employ some of the most talented carpenters and craftspeople in the industry. We build our business around Honesty, Trust, and Integrity and seek people with similar values to join our team. We are passionate about our customers and the on-time delivery of the best quality work for the best value. Based in Everett, we have jobsites throughout Greater Seattle and the Eastside. We offer competitive wages, benefits and a work/life balance.

Requirements:

This position’s requirements include, but are not limited to:

  • Bachelor’s Degree – Construction Management, Engineering or equivalent experience
  • 1 to 5 years of residential or commercial construction experience
  • Knowledge of construction techniques and the imagination to derive the most efficient method of completing a task
  • Ability to read blueprints, reference calculations and understand structural details and plan specifications
  • Proven leader with strong communication skills
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Self-starter and results driven
  • Ability to foster collaboration across project & design teams
  • Proficiency in Procore and MS Project a plus

Basic Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of MS Office, mobile & cloud based technologies
  • Fluent in English, both oral and written
  • Valid driver’s license, good driving record and reliable transportation
  • Drug-free and the ability to pass a background check

Please send resume to:

Erika Price, Head of Marketing & Operations, at erikap@bloxconstruction.com