Resident Engineer in Syosset, NY at Volt

Date Posted: 5/5/2020

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Job Description

Resident Engineers

Our client a top architecture, engineering and construction firm in New York area is seeking a Resident Engineers. Need to have direct construction experience with new construction or renovation experience on major airport projects. Will only consider if you have worked within aviation projects.


  • Organize, supervise and coordinate large-scale projects involving construction, alteration or repair of roads, buildings and/or structures.
  • Schedule and coordinate all construction processes, including hiring of staff.
  • Coordination and inspection of work in progress for compliance with plans, codes and standards and for compliance with schedules and deadlines.
  • Develop and implement Construction Management Plans including confirming progress, reviewing issues and actions, and ensuring quality and safety.
  • Work closely with architects and general contractors to implement Commissioning requirements included in the contract documents.
  • Develop and implement an effective schedule of values for payments, change order control and evaluation system.
  • Conduct regular schedule analysis of projects’ progress and completion.
  • Track project progress with electronic project control and scheduling systems.
  • Design and manage processes to efficiently support the program objectives.
  • Interface with senior management personnel within organization and with our client.
  • Support Program Executive in all aspects of the project.
  • Provide detailed management reporting to identify trends and areas for improvement.


  • Prior experience managing at least one of the following:
    • Major projects for Port Authority of NY/NJ
    • Aviation sector construction projects
    • Large-scale civil/structural construction projects
    • Major facility demolition projects
  • Minimum of 10+ years of experience in the construction industry as a Resident or Assistant Resident Engineer
  • Aviation and/or Port Authority of NY/NJ experience a big plus
  • Knowledge and ability to utilize computers, including the latest versions of office productivity and project management software, in daily activities
  • Excellent communication skills for interfacing with internal and external contacts
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Licensed Professional Engineer preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management

Volt is an equal employment opportunity employer.