AECOM Project Engineer Construction Services in Ghent, Belgium
Belgium - East-Flanders, Ghent
AECOM is currently seeking a Project Engineer Construction Services to be based partly at our client site in Ghent and partly in AECOM Leuven office. As Project Engineer you will be involved in the delivery of construction projects within various sectors including working with in an operating industrial plant to implement a multiyear, small project programme portfolio. These projects will encompass a wide array of project types, but will mainly support a continuous chemical plant environment operation. Typical processes include batch chemical mixing, material handling, calcining, and solids packaging.
The overall programme will likely have multiple projects being developed, and constructed concurrently. Also, construction will be inside an operating facility, and design and construction events may be sequenced to take advantage of turn arounds or outages to implement tie ins to critical services that cannot be normally isolated.
Assigned to a field construction organization in a general or single discipline position. Assist in overseeing activities of construction crafts/trades within an assigned area of responsibility.
Receives continual supervision and direction in the performance of assigned responsibility.
Receives technical and operational direction from the assigned Superintendent or Project Manager.
Assists with the planning and coordination of sub-contractor activities within the area of responsibility.
Monitor’s subcontractor personnel to ensure adherence with project plans and promotes quality control of all installations
Reviews manpower, material, equipment requirements with others as designated by supervising superintendent.
Enforces policies, procedures and related work rules as established by Field Management.
Assists with compliance of safety program that creates a safe and health work environment through the job site and adheres to OSHA safety and record keeping requirements.
Ensures safety standards and requirements are adhered to by crafts/trades, laborers and others when in the assigned operational area as well as ensure tools and equipment are in safe condition and operated safely.
Prepares reports, as required, and keeps supervisors informed on progress of overall assigned activities.
Under guidance of Superintendent or Project Manager, monitors work performance and of subcontractors to ensure project plans and schedules are followed.
This includes, but is not limited to, reviewing construction methods, schedules, manning charts, material and equipment requirements, etc...
Ensures compliance with all internal and external record keeping requirements, with particular emphasis on accurate, properly coded timecards and accurately codes, fully priced material delivery tickets.
Uses current construction management system to perform record-keeping tasks including, composing daily diaries, maintaining project logs and retrieving RFIs, submittal logs and agreements.
Provides assistance to assigned contractors in scheduling issues.
Monitors the project pre-plan which includes a CPM schedule, work sequences, manpower utilization, material handling and storage requirements and equipment use.
When requested, interfaces with client, architect and design professionals to ensure compliance to design intent and client satisfaction.
Contribute to building good communications between field management, project management, estimating, procurement, suppliers, vendors, and specialty contractors to ensure construction complies with plans, specifications and company quality standards and that the project is completed on time and within budget.
Responsible for continuously expanding and updating professional knowledge and honing training skills in order to enhance individual and team innovation and productivity.
BA/BS + None or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Four year construction or engineering degree or equivalent training and experience
1-5 years construction engineering experience in the field as Assistant Project Engineer, including co-op or intern experience
Working knowledge of assigned discipline design and overall engineering standards is necessary
Knowledge of construction codes mandatory
Acquiring knowledge of the company’s BIM technology and scheduling standards expected
Ability to assume responsibility, interface and communicate effectively with others a must
Ability to read plans required
Must be proficient in MS Office
Technical knowledge of a specialized engineering discipline cost scheduling and/or contracts administration relating to the construction of heavy industrial or commercial complexes
Knowledge of related construction practices and the economics involved including current knowledge of new methods of design and construction.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 203609BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.