Project Engineer

· Juneau, Alaska
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation $45-$65/Hour DOE

Recruiting for: Project Engineer
Location: Juneau, Ketchikan, Sitka, Kake, Aleutian Islands, and elsewhere in Alaska
Position Description:
The Project Engineer is responsible for all facets of construction contract administration and ensures the project is built to meet the requirements of engineered plans, specifications, permits, and funding sources. Typical duties include: interpreting plans and specifications, issuing formal correspondence and directives/change orders, preparing weekly reports, tracking pay item quantities, maintaining as-builts, coordinating with the contractor, inspecting contractor’s work for conformance, and interacting with the public. Depending on project size, the Project Engineer may also be responsible for managing, directing, and overseeing the work of other professionals. Project Engineers work without direct oversight for extended periods and must be comfortable working on remote project sites that may require travel by boat, aircraft, or off-road vehicle. Long hours in stressful environments are sometimes required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • At least five seasons of experience in construction inspection, project management, construction management, or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Provide three professional or personal references.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Experience working on airport, highway, bridge, and/or marine projects.
  • Experience working for or on behalf of state and federal government agencies.
  • AK-CESCL or equivalent erosion and sediment control certification/experience.
  • WAQTC or equivalent materials sampling and testing certification/experience.
  • Nuclear density gauge certification and experience.
  • Experience with CPM Scheduling and project management software.
  • Experience with AASHTOWare


  • Hourly wage DOE, overtime-eligible
  • 401k Retirement program
  • Health Insurance
  • Lodging, per diem, travel reimbursement for work assignments outside of the home city
  • Eligible for annual performance bonus contract Length:
  • Varies

Full-Time Opportunity:

  • Yes

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Virtual meetings

Typical end time:

  • 5 PM

Typical start time:

  • 8 AM

Work Remotely

  • No

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $45.00 - $65.00 per hour

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  • Location
    Juneau, Alaska
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    $45-$65/Hour DOE