Field Engineer - IA
Company: Turner Construction
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Position Description: The Field Engineer position will be
assigned to the field operations team and will assist in obtaining,
evaluating and coordinating all information needed to construct the
project in accordance with the contract documents and to assure
that the work meets all safety standards, is within schedule
requirements, and is constructed to the highest level of quality
possible. The Field Engineer in the performance of its duties shall
be responsible for the protection and promotion of the interest of
Turner and all matters.
Reports to: Project Superintendent or Superintendents
Essential Duties & Responsibilities*:
Perform line and grade work for building layout and control as
Assist in the implementation of the site safety program as required
and ensure subcontractor compliance with Turner safety standards
and all applicable safety codes and regulations.
Assist in the maintenance of contract documents and electronic
web-based documents for field operations.
Assist in the preparation of Daily Construction Reports
Review all work as it is being placed to be sure it is accurate
within accepted tolerances.
Review contract drawings, specifications and shop drawings to
ensure proper coordination and installation.
Assist in the preparation of project as-builts.
Qualifications: Four-year college degree with formal engineering or
architectural training or equivalent building construction
experience and summer internship/co-op experience in construction
highly desirable. Must have good interpersonal skills, desire to
learn, ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing,
proficient with computer applications as required to perform
responsibilities. A basic understanding of scheduling programs
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing
the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit;
use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms;
talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee is frequently
required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required
to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must
frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision
abilities required by this job include close vision, distance
vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and
ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the
employee regularly works on-site at the construction work site
where the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts; high
precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather
conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in these work
environments is usually moderate to very loud.
*May perform other duties as necessary or assigned.
Turner is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Turner is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer
minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities/
sexual orientation / gender identity. VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Keywords: Turner Construction, Des Moines , Field Engineer - IA, Engineering , Des Moines, Iowa
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