Sr Transit Resident Engineer

Reference: VAC-323
Sector(s): Construction
Salary: Salary negotiable
Country: United States
Town/City: Chicago
Contract Type: Permanent
Job Description

In this role you will have the opportunity to use your years of transit experience on an existing, operating rapid transit system Construction Management project.

Primary responsibilities of the Senior Resident Engineer will include but are not limited to:

Serve as point of contact between the CM staff the client and the general contractor.Manage staff of field inspectors and office engineers who perform daily oversight of the contractor and processing of project documentation.Verify that the required material inspection and testing is performed and documented;Generate correspondence between the Construction Manager and the General ContractorReview contactor change order requests;Monitor contractor’ progress against approved construction schedule;Support project control manager for the review and processing of change orders and schedule updates;Coordinate with Quality Manager and support the verification of the quality standards and requirements for the constructed work;Review and approve contractor pay applications;Hold weekly construction meetings;Prepare and distribute meeting minutes;Ensure manuals and booklets required by contract documents are collected from the contractor;Assist with final Project Report;Significant interface with client's web-based project management system for document control purposes and business process execution;Gather documents, reports, photos, from CM field staff and prepare for official submission.


Required Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.Very good experience in Construction Management/Residency Engineering involving rail projects. Elevated structures experience preferred.P.E. License is requiredExperienced in rail project.