Construction Project Representative
St. Paul, MN 
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Job Description
Job TitleConstruction Project Representative
LocationSaint Paul, MN, US
PracticeConstruction Services
Department Description
Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH) is an employee-owned company comprised of more than 800 engineers, architects, planners, scientists and talented professionals who work to provide exceptional service and value to our public and private clients. SEH employee-owners solve our world's complex challenges of renewing infrastructure, improving mobility, engineering clean water and designing better places all which contribute to Building a Better World for All of Us. We've been in business for more than 90 years with evidence of our work in more than 40 states.
Brief Description

We are looking for a Construction Project Representative with public infrastructure and/or private development experience, to be a part of our growing Construction Services Practice. This position will be based out of our St Paul or Minnetonka, MN offices depending on the candidate's location.

Responsibilities for this position include observing construction on a variety of Transportation, Civil and/or Municipal infrastructure projects to verify compliance with approved plans and specifications, documenting the day-to-day field activities, material sampling and testing, and measuring of quantities. In this position you will also prepare for and assist with preconstruction meetings, progress, and conflict resolution meetings, negotiate and prepare construction change orders, and effectively interact and communicate with clients, contractors, and other SEH personnel. This position is seasonal in nature. While in the office, work may include design or CAD activities, assisting with development of proposals, estimating project budgets and schedules, and completing constructability reviews of project plans depending on workload and ability of the candidate.

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in the construction field serving as a Construction Project Representative or related role.
  • Excellent record keeping and communication skills.
  • Must be able to work in a variety of weather conditions and be able to walk and climb over rough terrain associated with construction sites.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license with a good driving record and be able to provide own means of reliable transportation.
  • Ability to travel as needed for team meetings, client consultations, on-site observations, etc. Occasional overnight travel may be required.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, etc.).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum of three (3) years' experience as a Construction Project Representative on DOT, County and/or Municipal construction projects involving earthwork, concrete and bituminous paving, site improvements, and street/utility construction.
  • Associate Degree in Civil Engineering Technology, Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management, or related field.
  • Possession of applicable DOT Technical Certifications.
  • Previous experience and working knowledge of AutoCAD or MicroStation.
How To Apply

For confidential consideration, apply on line or send your resume and salary requirements via fax to 651.490.2138. Please refer to the job number if you choose to fax.

Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees according to all applicable equal opportunity and affirmative action laws, directives and regulations of federal, state and local governing bodies and agencies. In keeping with this commitment, it is the policy of Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. to base all employment decisions only on valid job requirements without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or status as a covered veteran.

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Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees according to all applicable equal opportunity and affirmative action laws, directives and regulations of federal, state and local governing bodies and agencies. In keeping with this commitment, it is the policy of Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. to base all employment decisions only on valid job requirements without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, age, sexual orientation or status as a covered veteran.

 

Job Summary
Company
SEH
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
3 years
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