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Construction Project Engineer

Construction Project Engineer

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Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Project Engineering
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking a Construction Project Engineer to support our Program/Construction Management (PM/CM) Practice. This full-time position will report to our Washington, DC area office located in Chantilly, Virginia.


This full-time Construction Project Engineer position will work closely with Wood's project teams executing general contractor construction projects. This position may support design-build, engineering-procurement-construction (EPC), and design-bid-build procurement and execution for various construction project types, including vertical new construction, building renovation, and/or civil/site infrastructure.


Key Responsibilities


Responsibilities include: support project and construction managers by gathering/analyzing cost and schedule input, assisting in subcontractor procurement support, visiting project sites, leading pre-construction meetings, coordinating RFI’s and submittals, supporting proposal development, and preparing project closeout documentation.

Skills / Qualifications

We are seeking self-motivated professionals with:


  • 2+ years of relevant construction experience
  • Undergraduate degree in engineering, construction management or related degree, or equivalent experience in a construction related position
  • Excellent verbal/written communication, problem solving, and decision-making skills
  • Experience with construction plans and specifications, tracking RFIs and submittals, and developing project documentation
  • Experience tracking and analyzing cost and schedule and knowledge of Microsoft Project or Primavera preferred
  • Must be willing to travel as required to support our major and minor programs
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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