Field/Office Engineer - 47842
Milwaukee, WI

Field/Office Engineer - 47842

Be involved in projects with our Wisconsin 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 Field/Office Engineer for our Milwaukee office.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • The Field/ Office Engineer is responsible for ensuring daily contract compliance to project plans and specifications on construction projects and maintaining documentation to support quality specifications, payment and project acceptance.
  • 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 Project Coordinator as appropriate.
  • Coordinates communication and exchange of information between the project manager, engineering team, management, contractors and vendors. Coordinate all internal and external communication relative to the project.
  • Assists in the review of the contractor’s project schedule and estimates resource and material requirements; maintain respective planning and scheduling updates throughout the life of the project.
  • Works closely with project administrators and project manager to prepare reports detailing project costs, progress, risks and opportunities for review by senior management.
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.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent.
  • Entry Level 0 to 3 years’ experience. 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills to include technical writing and oral communication.
  • Having great attitude and ability to work as a team is essential.
  • Ability to work in this country immediately required.
  • 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:
  • Familiarity with WisDOT, County and Local Municipality policies and procedures preferred but not required.
  • Hold WisDOT certifications in PCC, Aggregate, and Grading Technician preferred but not required.
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 (and all of its US companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status
 
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
 
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.