Nicholson Construction Co Project Engineer - Geotechnical / Construction in North Salt Lake, Utah
Since 1955, Nicholson Construction Company has been setting the industry standard for performance and technical innovation in geotechnical construction. We have built our reputation by performing the highest quality work and providing the most innovative solutions on the widest range of demanding and high profile projects. Nicholson is part of a global network of unparalleled geotechnical resources and expertise, specializing in deep foundations, earth retention, ground treatment and ground improvement.
- Provides technical, quality control and administrative support to Superintendents, Project Engineers and Project Managers on job sites.
Ensures that all Nicholson and OSHA safety regulations are followed and enforced
Ensures all installation follows Nicholson Quality Control Manual, Approved Submittals and Work Plans
Performs field quality control tests
Prepares and manages quality control and production records
Researches and resolves drawing interpretation problems, conflicts, interferences, and errors
Runs small work crews (technical tasks like water testing, load testing, etc.)
Performs field surveys and resolves geometry issues
Prepares drawings and sketches to support construction work
Orders materials, writes purchase orders, and tracks inventory
Assists in preparation of change order documentation and claim analysis
Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or related degree is related along with basic experience (1-3 years) of construction equipment/ techniques (i.e. drawings, specifications, building materials, surveying, design, or geotechnical work)
Prior construction site work experience a plus.
Basic knowledge of bidding and job costing procedures
Knowledgeable in structural and geotechnical designs related to our techniques
Proficient with MS Word, Excel and Outlook
Converse effectively using both verbal and written communication.
Make decisions and assume accountability
Concentrate on tasks
Demonstrate ability to manage stress and emotions as related to the workplace
Attention to detail
Identify and resolve conflict
Assess safety and risk
Lift, carry, pull and push at least 40 pounds
Travel per the company travel policy, often overnight and away from home
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Accidental Death and Dismemberment
Safe Harbor Retirement Plan
Employee Assistance Program
Nicholson Construction participates in E-Verify.
Please be advised that all interested candidates are REQUIRED to attach a copy of your resume in order to be considered.
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