Menard USA is currently seeking qualified Project Engineers to join our Cleveland, OH, Minneapolis, MN, Chicago, IL, Houston, TX, New Orleans, LA, Sacramento, CA and Tampa, FL offices.

As a Project Engineer you will provide technical, quality control and administrative support to Superintendents, Project Managers, and Construction Managers on jobsites. You will mainly be working on jobsites the first 2-3 years, with available office time spent assisting sales, estimating and project managers. As such, the Project Engineer will have significant exposure to design engineering, bidding and estimating.

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensuring that all Menard, OSHA, MSHA, and site-specific safety regulations are followed/enforced
  • Performing and managing field quality control tests and production records
  • Researching and resolving drawing interpretation problems, conflicts, interferences, and errors
  • Performing basic field surveys, resolving geometry issues, preparing drawings/sketches to support construction work
  • Preparing RFI’s and assisting in preparation of change order documentation and claim analysis
  • Ensuring all installation follows Menard Quality Control Manual
  • Tracking invoices and handling documentation and proper submittals
  • Performing detailed geotechnical and structural analysis while collaborating with our engineering department to develop work
  • Developing business and searching for new opportunities and clients. Maintaining and establishing new relationships with our customers
  • Preparing geotechnical designs, cost estimates and proposals for ground support solutions based on interpretation of project documents
  • Communicating with Clients, Engineers and Architects to move the sales process along and bring the project to contract
  • Negotiating contract terms Supporting the Marketing and Business Development departments by attending trade shows, conferences and other marketing events
  • Making technical presentations to prospects and supporting educational training of Menard clientele

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITIES:

  • Understanding of basic geotechnical design and calculation principles
  • Strong observation skills and ability to work with diligence
  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail, especially related to completion and documentation of all responsibilities
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications including, but not limited to Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD
  • Basic knowledge (0-3 years) of geotechnical construction equipment and techniques (i.e. drawings, specifications, building materials, surveying, design, or geotechnical work)

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in engineering, geology or related field. Prior experience with geotechnical construction and techniques a plus (i.e. drawings, specifications, building materials, surveying, design, or geotechnical work).

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Any equivalent combination of education and experience which meets the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Prolonged periods of standing, walking and sitting at desk
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Must be able to traverse facilities in all types of weather conditions

50% overnight travel required for this position

I’VE GOT WHAT IT TAKES!

If you’ve got what it takes, send your cover letter and resume along with a completed application to us at careers@menardusa.com.