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Job Title: Project Engineer

Location: Long Beach, CA

Job Summary: The Project Engineer at Company is a key entry point into construction project management and our PE’s play a critical role in project success.  The project engineer has the opportunity to work beside best-in-industry Project Managers and field management leaders.  The role provides administrative and business support to facilitate the planning and coordination of project activities

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the development and management of project plans, schedules, and budgets.
  • Assist the Project Manager in determining manpower levels and arranging for assignment of project personnel.
  • Conduct site visits to monitor progress and ensure compliance with design specifications, safety standards, and regulatory requirements.
  • Coordinate with project managers, contractors, and stakeholders to ensure project milestones are met.
  • Document, assist with estimating and monitoring all out of scope / change order instances.
  • Identify potential problems, work interferences, and schedule difficulties
  • Prepare and review technical drawings, specifications, and documentation.
  • Assist in the procurement of materials and equipment, ensuring timely delivery and adherence to project specifications.
  • Analyze and resolve issues, providing technical support and solutions as needed.
  • Monitor project performance, identifying and addressing potential risks and issues.
  • Prepare and maintain project reports, records, and documentation.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies, safety regulations, and industry standards.
  • Participate in project meetings, providing technical insights and updates on project status.


  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, mechanical engineering, or a related field and/or 3-5 years of experience in underground pipeline construction or a related industry.
  • Proficiency in project management software (e.g., MS Project, Primavera) and engineering design software (e.g., AutoCAD, Civil 3D).
  • Strong understanding of construction methods, materials, and industry standards.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to anticipate and mitigate issues.
  • Strong organizational, time management, and multitasking abilities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements and safety standards related to pipeline construction.

Key Competencies:

  • Team player that puts the goals and ambitions of the team ahead of individual ambition.
  • Willingness to grow, learn and develop into a project management professional
  • Technical knowledge and understanding of underground pipeline construction.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Excellent writing and organizational skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to quality.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize effectively.
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