Key Identifiers for the Position 

·       Must have 5 to 10 years of field engineering experience with three to five years directly supporting an active airfield construction project(s), preferably airside related construction and/or heavy roadway and paving.

·       BS in engineering related (Construction Management, Civil Engineering, etc.) or Certified Construction Manager (CCM) by CMAA is preferable.

·       Have thorough knowledge of FAA Standards and requirements and shall have technical expertise in construction and construction management of airfield projects is preferable. 

Position Description Summary

The Field Engineer provides a broad spectrum of technical, field and administrative duties associated with construction management, with a specific focus on, but not limited to, preparation for and construction of asphalt concrete (AC) and Portland cement concrete (PCC) pavement sections.  The Field Engineer supports the Project Manager (PM) and Construction Manager (CM) and works with Project Controls to ensure timely and accurate reporting as directed by LAWA.

Essential Job Duties

·       Fully understand all contract requirements, especially pertaining to preparation and execution of the Contractor’ phased paving plan.

·       Investigate field conditions and review and support the PM/CM in processing of all requests for information (RFIs), submittals, shop drawings, change directives (CDs), contractor change requests (CCRs), Notices of Non-Compliance (NNCs), Job Memos, Safety Notices and all incoming and outgoing construction correspondence, etc. especially pertaining to paving operations.

·       Review and process all contractor’s required project plans and submittals such as, but not limited to, safety plan, quality control plan, noise control plan, logistics and traffic management plans, paving plans, etc., especially pertaining to subgrade preparation, subbase and base course placement and PCC and AC pavement to ensure compliance with the project specifications.

·       Support the PM/CM in preparing for, conducting and recording all construction-related meetings, including weekly progress, pre-activity, pre-construction and other meetings as required, with a specific focus on pavement section construction activities.

·       Review project baseline and weekly progress schedules for constructability and compliance with all project requirements, especially pertaining to paving activities.

·       Review all paving-related RFIs, letters and/or problem areas, conduct field inspections and investigations, meet with the Contractor’s paving superintendent and LAWA’s Inspector daily and provide recommendations to maintain project schedules and meet quality control requirements in accordance with Contract Documents.

·       Coordinate field activities with LAWA staff, FAA, Airfield Operations, Airport Police, other stakeholders, other projects and  affected utility companies (such as LADWP, AT&T, fuel pipeline companies, etc.), as required to complete the work and protect utilities during construction.

·       Take project photos as required to document problem areas or other pertinent locations where disputed items may occur.

·       Monitor deficiencies and non-conformances, require that issues are addressed within Contract terms and ensure that NNCs are closed within the time limits specified in Contract Documents.

·       Coordinate with the Contractor and LAWA Inspector to review and process the Contractors’ monthly pay request, obtain quantities from the Contractor, verify quantities with Inspection and maintain cost records and supporting documentation for each pay request.

·       Distribute documents and drawings and maintain document and drawing logs, especially as changes are issued.

·       Coordinate the change process, provide draft CD documents and maintain project cost files.

·       Coordinate closeout process including as-built drawings, punch list, technical manuals, warranties and other closeout deliverables and documentation.

Hardware/Software Knowledge

·       Microsoft Office required

·       Prolog and Primavera experience is highly desirable

Professional Experience Level/Other Qualifications

·       Must have 5 to 10 years of field engineering experience with three to five years directly supporting an active airfield construction project(s), preferably airside related construction and/or heavy roadway and paving.

·       Have thorough knowledge of FAA Standards and requirements and shall have technical expertise in construction and construction management of airfield projects is preferable.

·       Demonstrated ability to understand technical and complicated construction program and the ability to communicate progress to both technical- and management-level personnel.

·       Ability work with others, a self-starter with results-driven focus.

·       Proven accuracy, reliability and completeness in job accomplishment.

·       Demonstrated success on the job, as evidenced by satisfactory performance, acceptance of responsibility and growth in previous position.

·       Effective oral and written communication skills, with an ability to communicate complex issues to  non-technical audience. 

Education/Training

·       BS in engineering related (Construction Management, Civil Engineering, etc.) or Certified Construction Manager (CCM) by CMAA is preferable. 

Element-Specific Requirements/Notes

·       May assume other duties as required/needed

·       Maybe required to work past regular work shift

·       May be required to work various shifts as needed 

 Registration/Certification

·       State of California Professional Engineer's license is preferable

ASLPM is an innovative and driven company that utilizes collaboration as the cornerstone for success.  We believe in an integrated team approach for the management of expectations, people, risk and deliverables by providing the right resources to our clients, resulting in successful project implementation.  We offer a competitive benefits package for employees and their family.  Visit us at www.aslpm.com or on LinkedIn

 

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