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WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Office Engineer I (ID# 47307) in Chicago, Illinois

Office Engineer I (ID# 47307) Chicago, IL

Category: Engineering

Job Type: New Graduate

Minimum Experience: -

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Chicago Construction Services Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

WSP is currently initiating a search for a Construction Office Engineer I for our Chicago office.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide limited office management of a construction management project

  • Review and update schedules and record drawings

  • Assist with processing contractor pay estimates

  • Communicate comments with P6 schedule updates to contractors

  • Keep logs of contract documents and review inspection reports

  • Take meeting minutes and maintain filing system

  • Assist PM and RE in drafting correspondence and change order responses

  • Assist project closeouts

  • Read, understand, and interpret project plans and contract documents. Identify possible problems in contract documents and propose solutions or refer them to the Project Manager, Assistant Project Manager or Resident Engineer as appropriate.

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BSCE degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or a directly-related field.

  • Proficiency with P6 and MS Office Suite

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures

  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies

Preferred Qualifications:

  • e-Builder experience

  • Transit/Rail project experience

  • Experience with office engineering duties on large construction projects

About WSP USA

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.www.wsp.com/usa

WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?

WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively “WSP USA”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively "WSP USA") is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status

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