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Construction Engineer - Trainee Program - Milwaukee, WI

Construction Engineer - Trainee Program - Milwaukee, WI

Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to move your career forward with an established industry leader? Join our team at Ceco Concrete Construction!  In business since 1912, we have grown into the nation's largest concrete subcontractor, with our construction professionals building more than 200 projects representing over 20 million gross square feet each and every year. We are currently in need of a Construction Engineer Trainee to work in our fast paced construction environment.    This position will take you through a year of initial training in the main aspects of the office and field operations, helping to expand your skills in a variety of areas to ensure you gain the necessary knowledge to support advancement in your career path.   If you have a Bachelor’s degree in construction management, civil or construction engineering as well as possess strong interpersonal skills, technical and problem-solving abilities, leadership skills, and enjoy working with a diverse workforce apply for this career opportunity! At Ceco Concrete Construction the work is gratifying and the rewards are exceptional.  We offer a competitive salary and a very generous benefit package. Job Responsibilities As a Construction Engineer Trainee, you will work on supporting a fast paced construction environment driving exceptional service and results for major commercial concrete projects.      Your specific duties will include but are not limited to:
  • Assists the project team in establishing the sequential steps involved in all processes with the scope of the project, and adapts schedules and work tasks accordingly.
  • Supports the planning and estimating stage of projects to ensure the most efficient, safe and economical form system are incorporated into the project design.
  • Responsible for supporting the preparation of accurate formwork layout drawings and erection instructions for field crews. 
  • Works closely with the project team monitoring the safety, cost and scheduling of construction projects.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves concerns regarding structural design with project team.
  • Contributes to the projects safety goals by reducing hazards during the design planning state ensuring that all formwork systems meet construction and safety standards.
  • Assists in coordination of material purchases, deliveries, tracking and forecasting ensuring maximum utilization of Ceco’s physical resources.
  • Stays abreast of innovative developments and incorporates these advancements in the development and design of new forming systems/equipment intended to expand Ceco’s productivity, capabilities and market share.
  • Manages assigned projects including working with local team to develop processes for delivering total concrete solutions.
  • Supervises the activity and development of relevant positions including detailers, estimators, project coordinators and material coordinators.
  • Develops and maintains customer relationships to enhance company’s ability to procure projects, reduce risk, and ensure operational efficiency.
  • Works in cooperation with other office personnel to negotiate and execute sales contracts consistent with policies.
  • Monitors the overall safety issues on the project.
  • Oversee the preparation of quantity surveys, formwork estimates, and project proposals.
  • Assists with the development and coordination of material and equipment schedules and promotes their efficient use.
  • Performs special projects and completes all other duties as assigned or requested for the general support of the organization.
  Job Requirements As a Construction Engineer Trainee, you must be highly organized, thorough and detail-oriented with the ability to effectively manage multiple projects and tasks. The successful candidate will possess excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to communicate effectively with personnel at all organizational levels. #ceco#   Specific qualifications for the role include:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Construction Management, related degree or equivalent combination of education and/or work experience. 
  • Advanced knowledge of BIM modeling.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization, as well as with customers and vendors.
  • Detail oriented with the ability to efficiently analyze and organize significant amounts of information regarding plan layouts, material deliveries and jobsite productivities.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and Outlook).
  • Knowledgeable of safety and relevant OSHA requirements and regulations.
  • Ability to travel and work for extended period of time on projects outside of office area.
  Preferred Job Requirements   Desired qualifications for the role include:
  • Experience with formwork engineering methods.
  • EIT Certificate if Engineer.
  • Experienced developing and delivering presentations.
  • Knowledge of web based project management software tools for managing and tracking projects and tasks.
  • Commercial building construction experience with specialized experience in structural design.
  • Knowledge with human resource procedures regarding hiring, training, coaching, evaluating performance, and equal employment and affirmative action compliance.
    Grow your career with an industry leader!   Apply now!     Ceco Concrete Construction companies are Equal Employment Opportunity Employers.  Minorities, Women, Disabled, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering, Construction
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Construction
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 767
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Construction Engineer - Trainee Program - Milwaukee, WI


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