Req #: R110492 Location: New York, NY Category: Infrastructure (Quality/Safety/Inspection/Construction)
Are you passionate about construction? Does the possibility of working on some of the world’s most iconic projects interest you? We are looking for several Senior Construction/ Mechanic Engineers to join our team in NY/NJ to support a major project to upgrade Rail/Transit Stations and Facilities around the 5 Burroughs of Manhattan. We have been the prime contractor and integrator on this Bus Radio System program upgrade and will be completing construction for 30 sites, over the next several years. LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY. CANDIDATES ONLY THAT ARE FAMILIAR WITH NYCT/MTA projects
In this role, you will participate in the development, execution, supervision, and coordination of all technical aspects of construction for mechanical equipment and electrical equipment for these stations. Equipment includes HVAC systems, fire sprinklers and protection systems, security systems, DMS systems, plumbing, control systems, and electrical upgrades. You will develop work plans, schedules, assist the PM with the contracts, procedures, and construction methods and systems. Additional responsibilities include reviewing the performance of subcontractors to assure contract compliance, ensuring all quality and safety standards are being followed and met, ensuring construction technology and standards are followed, and working with the team to ensure materials and supplies are on site in a timely manner. .
Ensures that tests and inspections are performed, witnessed, and documented in accordance with approved procedures.
Collaborates with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees.
Ensures that personnel of the assigned group engage in safe work practices in compliance with site specific safety procedures and industry standards.
Establishes and maintains liaison with the discipline design engineering staff.
Reviews and interprets discipline design drawings and specifications to ensure the current revision level and the correct technical execution of the work.
Provides resolution for technical engineering problems within the assigned discipline(s); coordinates application of solutions.
Develops discipline construction schedules and monitors progress.
Provides schedule and progress appraisal report to the Construction Manager.
Monitors material procurement and deliveries to ensure timeliness in support of construction activities and schedule within the assigned discipline.
Ensures that materials received meet specifications and established standards of quality.
Organizes the accumulation of assigned discipline data for the final project turnover and report.
Initiates and maintains records, back charge procedures, progress reports, etc., as required.
May have some interface with the client and upper-level management.
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical engineering or construction related field as well as 5+ years of experience in field construction is required, or equivalent construction related work experience with mechanical systems and equipment construction.
Experience in the construction of large civil/structural and/or industrial projects at domestic and/or foreign locations is preferred.
Requires working knowledge of engineering and construction-related processes, as well as industry practices.
Requires excellent written and oral communication skills, a familiarity with CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering and construction, and the potential for performing in a lead capacity on a project.