Office/Field Engineer (Infrastructure)

Sacramento, CA posted on September 25

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  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance 
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) with company match
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  • Sick Time
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Balfour Beatty is seeking an Office/Field Engineer for our $300M project in Elk Grove, California. This project is an expansion of Sacramento County’s already existing Regional Waste Water Treatment Plant. Balfour Beatty’s scope of work includes extensive structural and mechanical improvements through the addition of a Tertiary Treatment Facility. 

The primary role of the Office/Field Engineer is to assist the Project Engineer and Superintendent with the planning and daily execution of the project. Responsible for maintaining certain aspects of the project schedule as assigned by the Project Manager, by managing the process of submittal approvals, coordinating the timely delivery of materials, maintaining schedules and budgets.

Essential Functions 

The shared time between office and field management operations may include:

  • Safety meetings
  • Processing of submittals and request for information
  • Cost analysis and projections
  • Payment requisitions
  • Change order estimating
  • Procurement of materials
  • Subcontractor scheduling and coordination
  • Scheduling - use of critical path logic
  • Third party outreach/coordination

 Minimum Requirements

  • B.S. in civil engineering, mechanical engineering or construction management preferred
  • Ability to interface and effectively communicate with others
  • Proficiency using a personal computer (PC) and company communication tools, such as email, internet, Microsoft products (e.g., Word, Excel, Office, Outlook)

Preferred Requirements

  • 4 years’ experience, equivalent combinations of technical training and related experience
  • Knowledge of CAD and Primavera
  • Experience with Revit 3D modeling

About us

Balfour Beatty US is an industry-leading provider of general contracting, at-risk construction management and design-build services for public and private sector clients across the nation. Performing heavy civil and vertical construction, our teams build the unique structures and infrastructure that play an important role in how people live, work, learn and play in our communities. Our teammates have an instinctive passion for innovating that is fueled by a relentless curiosity, a drive to employ lean practices and processes and the determination to find a better way. Through Zero Harm®, we are challenging the construction industry’s assumptions about safety. We believe that no level of harm should come to anyone as a result of our business.

Consistently ranked among the nation’s largest building contractors, by Engineering News-Record, our US business is a subsidiary of London-based Balfour Beatty plc (LSE: BBY).

Balfour Beatty is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.