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Resident Engineer/ Construction Manager

Job Information
LocationConstruction Jobs in New York City, New York
Salary$170,000- $140,000
Job TypePermanent
EducationBachelors Degree

Job Description

Hire Resolve is looking for a Resident Engineer and Construction Manager in New York City, NY. This person will be responsible for providing resident engineering and construction contract administration services for a variety of airport/aviation projects, such as construction/reconstruction/rehabilitation of runways, taxiways and aircraft parking aprons, across New York City while providing quality service to our clients. This position requires an individual that is willing to perform a variety of tasks within the office and on-site at construction projects and excel within a team environment.


• Provide representation for clients during construction projects to ensure their best interests are protected.

• Provide on-site observation of airport/aviation construction projects to confirm general adherence to plans, specifications and contract documents.

• Have a detailed understanding of plans and specifications and apply to the construction field accordingly.

• Provide constructability reviews of plans and specifications.

• Prepare quantity take-offs from materials installed/constructed in the field.

• Prepare inspection reports, material quantity verification, and review and respond to contractor material submittals, RFI's, and change order requests.

• Review, scrutinize and negotiate construction change order requests.

• Prepare for, organize, direct, and prepare written documentation/minutes for project meetings, including but not limited to pre-construction meetings and weekly construction meetings.

• Coordinate, approve and/or reject contractor monthly pay applications.

• Calculate and apply FAA-required pay factors and Percent-Within-Limits (PWL's) calculations in accordance with FAA specifications.

• Coordinate and provide project close-out services and documentation, including but not limited to FAA-required Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) reporting, Final Construction Reports, and Record Drawings.

• Coordinate and organize project documentation in an orderly manner per company standards.

• Participate in team monthly meetings and weekly project meetings.

• Comply with Health & Safety Program, with a focus on safety in field activities.


• Must have a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited university.

• Professional certification in an aviation-related field (e.g. AAAE CM)

• (Professional Engineer P.E. license from a State Board of Technical Registration preferred).

• Must have a valid Arizona driver's license or be able to obtain a valid Arizona driver's license by start date.

• 5-10 years of construction contract administration/resident engineering experience (airport construction project experience preferred).

Call the Hire Resolve team today on 602-833-8596 or drop us an email- and our engineering team will be glad to assist.

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