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DATE ADDED: Sat 13/10/2018

Construction Project Engineer

Greenville, USA


Job Description

Construction Project Engineer
Location(s): Greer, SC

A Full-Service Integration Firm in the Greer, SC area is looking for an experienced mid-level Construction Project Engineer with strong Project Management experience to join their team in their Greer, SC office.

The mid-level Construction Project Engineer will be responsible for managing a team of field service leads and automation specialists. The candidate will be managing several onsite installation projects simultaneously, nationwide (including startup & commissioning). This position will require scheduling and overseeing resources and work tasks of the install team and electrical contractors; managing schedule, budget, requisitioning of materials for assigned projects; interfacing with clients during assigned projects; ensuring that all field personnel, including but not limited to, engineers, automation specialists, installation technicians, are working according to company and client safety standards; managing internal construction plans for building additions/build outs.


  • Management of installation team, providing daily feedback and annual reviews
  • Assigning resources to projects
  • Works with PM to develop and maintain budget, schedule and resources
  • Managing demo and install of electrical equipment based on blue prints or schematics
  • Manage and perform cable tray installation, bend & run conduit, pull/run wires, terminations, and communicate project status to Project Managers
  • Work directly with engineers to provide start-up support and train the plant personnel
  • Work with PM’s to source, interview and vet subcontractors
  • Schedule, manage and direct subcontractors in the field
  • Conduct regular team meetings
  • Create BOM, order materials and track status
  • Lead team members with testing and commissioning of completed panels
  • Review and provide feedback on completed field documentation, toolbox talk, JSA’s and field notebook of direct reports
  • Represent team at client meetings
  • Remains current and keeps company compliant on all relevant OSHA standards and other industry standards such as NFPA 70e
  • Establish procedures for conducting Job Safety Analysis and audits periodically for compliance
  • Conduct or train personnel on tool box talk expectations
  • Ensure all personnel have proper PPE and equipment to conduct their tasks safely
  • Provide recommendation for additional PPE or facility safety items
  • Investigate any work-related injuries (near miss, first aid or accidents)
  • Research, track and maintain client safety training requirements
  • Review client contractor guidelines and communicate and verify compliance
  • Provide assistance in the field when necessary, especially reviewing job sites and establishing safety protocol.
  • Interfaces with sub-contractors as it relates to safety
  • Assist Corporate Safety Officer in maintaining documentation
  • Interface with HR for maintenance of training records
  • Provide necessary safety reports to clients as requested, such as monthly safety statistics
  • Training new hires on client safety rules and regulations; provide new hires with necessary safety gear for role.
  • Additional tasks as assigned by the Corporate Safety Officer
  • Manage and direct subcontractors in the field


  • Master Electrician License
  • HS diploma, GED, AS, BS or equivalent years of experience
  • Working knowledge of NEC codes, NFPA 79
  • Experience with wire termination and other high-risk electrical work
  • Familiar with reading blue prints and schematics
  • 5+ years of electrical experience
  • Ability to lead a team of 10+ employees and subcontractors
  • Ability to work on a job site with no assistance from PM
  • Project management experience, including budget, schedule and resource
  • 5+ years’ experience managing field construction safety
  • 5+ years OSHA experience & other site safety regulations
  • Advanced knowledge of the construction industry, risk management and field operations
  • Ability to lead and manage a team
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with safety documentation


  • Current SC General Contractor License
  • CCM certification
  • BS in construction management or engineering related field
  • PMP Certification
  • Experience with checkout and startup of systems


  • Travel 50%
  • Must be willing and able to work holidays, weekends and extended hours, as required for shutdowns
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Client will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. The background screening is a requirement of our clients and therefore a business necessity.

Client offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package: medical, dental, vision; HSA; LT & ST Disability; 401(k); Paid Holidays & Vacation.
Client is an equal opportunity employer.

Company Description
The Raphah Company is a Recruiting and Staffing Firm providing Professional Industrial Talent for the Manufacturing and Engineering Client.

Role: Construction Project Engineer
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Location: Greenville,

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