Project Engineer - C&I
at : MYR Group Companies

Date Posted: 6/5/2018

Job Description

Would you like the chance to work within a dynamic team environment, and for a company that has a reputation for a great culture? Does the idea of working on a variety of projects sound enticing? If so, an exciting opportunity as a Project Engineer awaits you!

Sturgeon Electric is looking for a Project Engineer with previous work experience on commercial electrical construction projects in its Auburn, WA office.


Project Engineer Duties:

  • Interpretation of applicable construction drawings

  • Assist with the review of plans and specifications and prepare a checklist of contract features which require periodic attention and list items the sub-contractor must submit for approval prior to the start of the work

  • Assist with cost estimates as needed

  • Assist with project scheduling as needed

  • Ensure maintenance of accurate records

  • Assist with preparing statements of work, submittals, change management and necessary daily and weekly reporting

  • Promote safety in construction operations and ensure compliance with safety requirements

  • Inspect equipment, material, workmanship and finished construction

  • Check progress of work in the field

  • Observe work in progress to ensure that procedures are followed and materials used conform to required specifications

  • Ability to travel as needed

  • Ability to complete additional tasks and duties as asked by management

  • Understand and comply with the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and other industry-specific professional and ethical conduct standards, if applicable

Job Requirements

Project Engineer Requirements:


  • 3+ years of experience in the construction process of commercial electrical operations or general construction experience preferred

  • Previous estimating experience preferred
  • Bachelor of Science degree within Construction Management, Civil Engineering or related field is preferred

  • Journeyman or Master Electrician license is preferred

  • Must be able to read blueprints and drawings

  • Proficient with working with various software programs such as Outlook, Word, Excel is helpful

  • Proficient with using Microsoft Project and/or Primavera (P6 preferred) at an intermediate or higher level is helpful

  • Must have strong written and oral communication skills

  • Must possess strong analytical, organizational, and interpersonal skills

  • Must have the ability to think practically in order to solve office and job-site problems and interface effectively with senior project personnel


Salary commensurate with experience.

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Job Snapshot

About Us

With roots dating to 1891 and nearly 5,000 employees nationwide, MYR Group has delivered some of the largest transmission, distribution and substation projects in the United States and is consistently recognized by Engineering News-Record (ENR) as one of the top 5 specialty electrical contracting firms in the country. And we’ve built strong and dedicated employees who have fueled our continued success!

The skills, talents and commitment of our employees is what makes MYR Group a leader in the electrical services industry by allowing us to deliver superior customer service and capitalize on new opportunities. In today’s world, long-term employees who feel valued, challenged and secure in their jobs seem to be more of the rule rather than the exception. Investing in those who invest in us is what makes our company so unique, and is something we are extremely proud of. We understand that providing a satisfying work environment helps us to get the most out of our people, and is what ultimately leads to personal achievement.

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