The Construction Engineer serves as the company representative at the work site to ensure that the work performed by the contractor is in accordance with the plans and specifications. May work with the Illinois Department of Transportation, Illinois Tollway, City of Chicago, Metra, various Municipalities and Sub Consultants.
Monitoring the progress of contractor’s work
Maintaining Quantity Book
Upkeep of Daily Logs and Contractor Logs
Conducting weekly progress meetings
Measure/record quantities in place
Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering
E. License preferred
Will need to pass IDOT Documentation class
2-10 years’ experience with the concepts and practices within the construction engineering field.
Proven ability to act in a supervisory capacity on projects
Ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications and identify conflict/discrepancies within documents
Excellent written/verbal communication skills
Familiarity with CAD and other software packages associated with construction engineering
Water supply and/or rail construction experience preferred
Wight & Company offers excellent benefits and a wonderful work environment. For more information about our company, visit our website at www.wightco.com. If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume to HR@wightco.com
Internal Number: TCE01202019
About Wight & Company
Wight is an Integrated services company with solutions for the built environment. From Inspiration to Implementation, the design professionals at Wight & Company draw our creativity from your vision. We weave our expertise into the design response, developing an appropriate architectural expression to the wants and needs of our clients, and the physical context of each individual assignment. From Inspiration to Implementation, the professional engineers at Wight & Company leverage our expertise to support and enhance the clients’ vision. We plan, calculate and execute with precision, resulting in superior infrastructure, transportation and development solutions. In partnership with your design team or as a sole source integrated design builder, Wight Construction is a professional project delivery partner. The people, systems and processes we provide are unmatched in sophistication and reliability. This expertise includes LEED™ AP construction managers, who provide leadership for projects with sustainable characteristics. From minor renovation work, to multi-phase major rehabilitation, to major new construction assignments, clients rely upon Wight for a partnership that delivers re...sults, both in terms of the process as well as the built environment. Sustainable design and construction practices benefit clients, their end users and the world at the same time – and Wight considers them for each project. We’ve been practicing sustainability since the receiving one of the first Pilot Project certifications implemented under the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED rating.