Project Engineer (Construction Administration)


Project Engineer (Construction Administration)


Construction Administration



Job Type


Job Description

R&M CONSULTANTS, INC. is a well-established, employee-owned multi-discipline Alaskan firm. Over the past 50 years, R&M has built a solid reputation as one of Alaska’s premier professional services firms. Our construction administration experience includes construction oversight and administration for airport, highway and waterfront improvements, as well as structural vertical and industrial construction projects. We offer these services to a variety of clients including the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities, Anchorage Water and Wastewater Utility, Federal Highway Administration and many municipal governments.

R&M is currently seeking a team-oriented Project Engineer to support ongoing construction administration projects throughout Alaska.

As a member of the R&M team, the Project Engineer will be responsible for administration of federal and state-funded construction contracts, including overseeing day-to-day construction operations. Tasks generally include serving as the Owner’s On-Site Representative, corresponding with construction contractors, issuing change orders and directives, processing pay estimates, performing field engineering and managing R&M field staff.

This work is often seasonal and typically requires overtime hours. Travel within Alaska will be required, and the ideal candidate must be willing to work in project locations throughout the state for extended periods of time during construction season.

The Project Engineer will report to a Senior Project Engineer or Senior Project Manager on a day-to-day basis, based on team organization for specific projects.

Minimum Qualifications

The position requires a B.S. in Civil Engineering plus 5 to 10 years of experience administering civil construction projects, with an emphasis in highway, airport and waterfront facilities. Experience on federally-funded (FHWA, FAA) Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities construction administration projects is desirable. The successful applicant should also have experience in materials testing (WAQTC certification is desirable), hold an AK-CESCL certification, and have basic skills in Microsoft Word and Excel. All candidates should have good interpersonal abilities for working with client owners and contractors all within a dynamic team environment. Alaska P.E. required or able to obtain by reciprocity.

Please submit R&M Employment Application, EEO Form (optional), Cover Letter, and Resume to:

Andrea Story
R&M Consultants, Inc.
9101 Vanguard Drive
Anchorage, Alaska 99507