Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Construction Field Engineer in RICHLAND, Washington
Organization and Job ID
Job ID: 311152
Directorate: Operational Systems Directorate
Division: Campus Development
Group: Construction Management
Assist Construction Managers with planning, directing and coordinating activities pertaining to building and facilities construction projects. Develop and maintain strong relationship with facility operations, building occupants, and other functional support organizations.
Supports preparation of cost estimates, functional studies, construction plans and schedules. Develop contract documents, process change orders and supports contract negotiations.
Ensures that construction work is properly inspected and that an acceptable level of quality assurance is maintained. Ensures projects are completed according to project plans.
Ensures that the project package is in order and that all necessary paperwork, permits, reviews, pre-job briefings and approvals are completed prior to the start of construction. Monitor construction project safety, seeks prompt resolution of unsafe conditions at the construction work site.
Reviews design drawings and specifications for constructability, completeness, and accuracy prior to issuing for construction.
Provides technical solutions to a variety of problems of limited to moderate scope and complexity.
Learns to use professional concepts; limited use and/or application of principles, theories and concepts. Applies existing methods to well defined problems. Has ability to think creatively and is mentally flexible.
Manages personal work. Follows standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained.
Conducts work under direction of senior staff. Forms relationship with mentor
Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative
Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first time
Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives
Strong organization, time management and attention to detail
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Construction Management or other related field and 0- 5 years of relevant experience.
Design Build Institute of America (DBIA) Certification
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
Engineer in Training (EIT) Certification
OSHA 30-hour Construction Industry Outreach Training
Construction scheduling experience/coursework
Equal Employment Opportunity
Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at jobs.pnnl.gov.
Please be aware that the Department of Energy (DOE) prohibits DOE employees and contractors from participation in certain foreign government talent recruitment programs. If you are offered a position at PNNL and are currently a participant in a foreign government talent recruitment program you will be required to disclose this information before your first day of employment.
Special/Hazardous Working Conditions or Environment: Complexities related to the position, working environment, special challenges, etc.:
- Uneven terrain, ladder use, substantial footwear, Safety PPE required to be worn. Accessing Construction worksites and operating research laboratories. Accessing Radiological Controlled Areas.
Directorate: Operational Systems
Job Category: Managers
Group: Construction Mgmt
Opening Date: 2020-09-09
Closing Date: 2020-10-09