Project Engineer

Project Engineer Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA

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Company:

WRH Inc.

Job Title:

Project Engineer

Job Type:

Full-Time

Date Posted:

04/04/2019

Location:

Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA

Salary:

$55k-$75k

Company Description:

WRH Inc.

WRH, Inc. a.k.a. Wendler Construction, Inc. is a general construction firm that offer construction services to the industrial, commercial, municipal, and utility industries in eastern Iowa. Projects include municipal water and wastewater projects, flood mitigation, drilled pier foundations, coffer dams, heavy civil, industrial maintenance, plus many others. We self perform excavation, underground utilities, site work, cast in place and precast concrete, carpentry, process equipment installations, and process piping. We offer career advancement, excellent pay and fringe benefits to our employees at all levels.
Established in 1973 and still growing. Come grow with us!

Job Description:

Project Engineer

WRH, Inc. is a General Contractor in Eastern Iowa.  We are seeking an entry level Project Engineer to construct heavy civil, storm sewer pumping stations, waste water treatment plants, water treatment plants, concrete foundations, concrete flood walls, process piping and electrical sub-station & utility construction projects up to $20MM in size.  

Immediate Duties will include:

• Work with Project Manager and Project Superintendent on a daily basis

• May work in the main office or on the project site

• Assist in preparing Critical Path project schedule

• Aid field supervisors in preparation of 2 week look ahead schedule

• Maintain project schedule

• Purchase of materials and process equipment for installation by WRH workforce

• Review and process submittals for designer & owner review

• Attend progress meetings as needed

• Attend weekly WRH job coordination meetings

• Submit final O&M’s for owner use

• Quality Control as required for project

• Coordinate materials and trades as needed

Benefits:

Starting Compensation:

• Annual Salary of $55,000 - $75,000 commensurate with experience.

• Year End Cash Bonus after 1st full calendar year of service based on job performance

• 4% Company Match of 401K deferrals

• 401c Profit Sharing Plan (contribution by WRH, Inc. at company discretion)

Benefits and Perquisites:

• Health Insurance plan for family 

• Death & ST Disability Insurance

• Flex Pay cafeteria plan

• Company vehicle (must have valid license and good driving record)

• 13 Days Vacation/PTO

• 7 Holidays

•Continuing Education Tuition Reimbursement

• Professional membership/licensing fees if applicable

Required Experience:

Minimum qualifications of the ideal candidate include:

• 0-2 years of experience on similar projects

• 4 Year Construction Management or Engineering Degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and related  experience

• Proficient in math and computing skills

• Good written and verbal communication skills

Additional qualifications but not required:

• Experience as a project intern or project engineer

• Project estimating experience with Sage/Timberline Estimating

• Experience with Sage Job Cost software

• Building construction experience

Qualifications:

Minimum qualifications of the ideal candidate include:

• 0-2 years of experience on similar projects

• 4 Year Construction Management or Engineering Degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and related  experience

• Proficient in math and computing skills

• Good written and verbal communication skills

Required Travel:

As needed to job-sites.