Project Engineer - EIG

Charlotte, NC

Posted Nov 15, 2022

Job Description

EIG is seeking a Project Engineer with 2-5 years of MEP experience in commercial construction. The Project Engineer will work on commercial projects within our core markets: Healthcare, Higher Education, Advanced Technology, Life Sciences, and Commercial. The Project Engineer will work closely with all members of the project team and will be responsible for the following:

  • Providing construction support for MEP systems
  • Participation and application of EIG’s Environmental Health and Safety Plan to consistently maintain injury-free environments including performing weekly safety audits
  • Understanding and enforcement of contracts between EIG and Subcontractors as well as EIG and DPR
  • Assist the Superintendent and Project Manager in the implementation of EIG’s policies and the execution of the project
  • Organizing the duties of other Engineers, Field Office Coordinator, Project Accountant, and other assigned project staff. This includes providing direction and prioritization
  • Participation in trainings and company meetings to facilitate individual and company growth
  • Organizing and electronically archiving project files for easy access by the project team
  • Preparation, monitoring, and updating project schedules. Working with the Superintendent to reduce project constraints’ impact on the schedule
  • Preparation, maintenance, and implementation of various document control entities such as daily reports, material procurement logs, submittal logs, as-builts, testing and inspection logs, RFI logs, and change order logs
  • Distribution of new drawings, changes, approved submittals, RFI responses, and other project information to all affected parties
  • Preparing agendas, documents, meeting minutes, and actions for various meetings including Owner/Architect/Contractor meetings, subcontractor coordination meetings, safety meetings, and staff meetings
  • Monitoring testing and inspection record and reports, safety inspection and accident logs and reports, record building permit inspections and sign-offs


We are looking for a flexible, detail-oriented team player with the ability to manage multiple tasks, produce quality work, and consistently meet deadlines. The successful candidates will possess:

  • Grasp of mechanical and electrical engineering concepts
  • Organized work approach with the ability to adapt and adjust as required to support the project’s current needs
  • Detailed knowledge of the assigned project scopes with 100% hands on approach
  • A desire to seek out and resolve construction problems / conflicts that arise during design and construction phases
  • Goal-oriented approach to promptly coordinate and resolve project issues within the project team (interfacing with Designers, Engineers, and Owners).
  • Excellent listening and strong communication skills
  • Ability to identify and resolve complex issues
  • Effective participation in team environment

  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite, project management software (CMiC, Prolog or similar), scheduling software (Primavera or similar) and BIM software (AutoCAD, Revit, Navisworks or similar)
  • 2+ years of experience as a Project Engineer, preferably within EIG’s core markets
  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or related field
  • A strong work ethic, a “can-do” attitude, and a passion for construction


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