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Hiring Our Heroes: Construction Project Engineer - Electrical Construction

Company: International Executive Service Corps
Location: Seattle
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Hiring Our Heroes Cohort 23-01: Construction Project Management Fellowship - Electrical Construction
Note: If you are not an active duty service member participating in the Hiring Oure Heroes Corporate Fellowship Program, you are not eligible for this opportunity.If you're not a military fellow but want to work with us, check out our other job opportunities on!
Bold thinking leads to transformative change. The world needs big ideas tosolve our climate, affordability, and equity crises. That's where you come in. Align your career with greater purpose at McKinstry.
Asanational leader in designing, constructing, operating,and maintaining high-performing buildings, McKinstryprovides a single point of accountability across the entire building lifecycle, from new construction and ongoing operations to adaptive reuse, energy retrofits, and advanced renewable energy systems.We get up every day to transformthebuilt environment for the betterment of our clients and our communities.
Never satisfied, we arecompelled by our valuesto eliminate barriers standing in the way of a better-built environment. We design, build, optimize and maintain high-performing facilities.
Here's where you come in:
McKinstry is looking to add an ConstructionProject Engineer Fellowto our growing Electrical Construction division in Seattle. You will be joining an established and diverse team where you will be able to make an immediate impact. If you thrive in a collaborative environment, enjoy studying project design and customer requirements, and are passionate about solving problems and achieving goals- this may be the right position for you!
Project Coordination
As anConstructionProject Engineer, you will support the Request for Proposal (RFP) and procurement process along with tracking current and future jobs, reviewing contracts, drawings, and specifications. You will also be assisting with scheduling, assisting in the development of the scope of work with subcontractors, and assisting in the preparation of monthly financial reporting. To be successful in this position, you must have a strong sense of ownership and be technically sound.
Communication:
As anConstructionProject Engineer, you will be expected to communicate with general contractors, architects, engineers, and owners. You must possess the ability and confidence to interact with leaders within the industry. You will work closely with our project management team to solve problems and will gain hands-on experience in the field.
Documentation:
This role will be tasked with creating and responding to requests for information (RFI). You will develop, process, and track equipment, materials, and informational submittals, as well as process change orders, create billing breakdowns, and conduct estimates.
What we would like to see from you:


  • BA/BS degree in Construction Management or Electrical Engineering or comparable degree preferred, or equivalent work experience.
  • Knowledge of construction concepts preferred
  • Ability to read and interpret construction plans, specs, contracts, proposals, estimates preferred
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Suite required, working knowledge of Salesforce, ViewPoint and Accubid preferred

    Why McKinstry:
    requires bold action.We must decarbonize our buildings and energy assets to combat climate change. We must tackle the affordability crisis by innovating waste out of our supply chain and dramatically cutting costs through improved productivity. We must deliver equitable outcomes to ensure healthy, high-performing buildings for all.Together, Building a Thriving Planet.
    Our values demand that we take accountability for diversity, equity, and inclusion. No single individual or organization can stem the tide of inequity alone. We must work together
    represent our most valued asset. By investing in our employees, we are also investing in the ongoing success of our company. We pride ourselves on offering a comprehensive, PeopleFirst benefits package to promote health and wellness, enhance work/life balance and ensure long-term stability for our employees and their families. Some of these benefits include:

    • A robust internal mobility program to help you develop your career
    • Competitive pay backed by 401(k) and profit-sharing plans.
    • Comprehensive medical, prescription drugs, vision, and dental.
    • Orca Card and free parking
    • Business mileage reimbursement and/or electric fleet vehicles for business travel and meetings
    • Up to 16 weeks of paid parental leave.
    • Adoption and IVF assistance.
    • Paid time off.
    • McKinstry University training and development.
    • McKinstry wellness programs and on-site gyms.
    • Community service and employee-directed charitable giving.

      The McKinstry group of companies are equal opportunity employers. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, race, color, creed, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by law. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to employment, advancement, assignment, and training. This commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity is made equally as a social responsibility and as an economic and business necessity.
      McKinstry is a drug-free workplace. Employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug and alcohol test, complying with the requirements of the Immigration Reform and Control Act and a Confidentiality Agreement, in addition to successful outcomes of background and reference checks.
      Applicants for this role will only be considered if they possess current US Work Authorization, and do not require employer-sponsored VISA support to begin or remain in this role.
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Keywords: International Executive Service Corps, Seattle , Hiring Our Heroes: Construction Project Engineer - Electrical Construction, Professions , Seattle, Washington

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