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Project Engineer

Company: gpac
Location: Port Saint Lucie
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description

Project Engineer (Entry-level Construction Project Management)

Location: Port Saint Lucie (or open to east coast candidates willing to travel 75%)

We're seeking a Project Engineer to join our growing team. This entry-level role offers a projected path for growth and graduates with 1+ years of experience are encouraged to apply. You'll provide management oversight for all phases of construction/renovation projects in senior living communities.


  • Project Engineer position: $60-80,000 (base)
  • Has potential for 15% bonus
  • Phone, laptop and iPad provided; monitors for home office if located in specific area
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K Requirements:
    • Travel up to 75% (if not local to Port Saint Lucie)
    • Access to an airport or excellent highway system for frequent regional travel (if not local to Port Saint Lucie)
    • High School Diploma required; Associates or Bachelor's degree preferred
    • Excel proficiency required; Procore a plus
    • Valid driver's license and liability insurance to use personal vehicle for reimbursed travel
    • 1+ years of construction/renovation experience preferred, particularly in multifamily, hospitality, or senior living environments
    • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and public speaking skills
    • Strong organizational and time-management skills
    • Ability to understand the interaction between designers and contractors
    • Ability to work under pressure and coordinate numerous activities and groups
    • Ability to read, write, follow instructions, and communicate effectively in English
    • Ability to work with the elderly in a courteous and friendly manner
    • Strong knowledge of trade contractors and budgets Responsibilities:
      • Develop cost-effective plans and schedules for project completion
      • Engage local and regional firms for design and construction services
      • Coordinate work of general and subcontractors
      • Oversee trade contractor performance and ensure adherence to specifications and regulations
      • Obtain necessary permits
      • Supervise field crews and correct safety violations or other reported deficiencies
      • Ensure work never negatively impacts residents
      • Track and control construction schedule and costs
      • Report progress and modifications to team members
      • Travel to properties in the region as needed
      • Perform minor construction tasks as needed.

        All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations. GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Keywords: gpac, Port St. Lucie , Project Engineer, Engineering , Port Saint Lucie, Florida

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