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Entry Level Construction Project Engineer

Job Title

Entry Level Construction Project Engineer

Job ID

14602

Location

Lugoff South Carolina 29078

Katoen Natie is a leader in value-added logistics and high-tech services. Our worldwide network offers an integrated range of services: logistics, semi-industrial and high-tech operations. Storage, packaging, distribution, customizing, quality control, assembly, forwarding, customs clearance and transport are just some examples of our wide range of activities.

To better serve our customers, we continually invest in state-of-the-art facilities, equipment, and ICT systems worldwide. However, it is thanks to the initiative, enthusiasm, and skills of our people that we are able to offer a better, more efficient and cost-effective total concept to our customers.

Entry Level Construction Project Engineer

We are seeking for an entry level professional that has worked on mid-size to large industrial construction projects. With this experience, you will oversee and follow-up on projects. 

Your responsibilities as the Project Engineer will include but will not be limited to:

  • Review, process, distribute, and log contractors / sub-contractor’s submittals
  • Review, process, distribute, and log RFI’s & RFQ’s
  • Prepare, maintain, and keep track of project(s) construction schedules, man hours, and update tracking logs as needed
  • Assist in drafting up minutes of weekly construction meetings and monthly progress reports
  • Review, process, distribute, and log transmittals and corresponding approvals
  • Review and log construction drawings/approvals, project closeout documents, as-built files, warranties, etc.
  • Assist with the implementation of safety procedures & quality control
  • Assist project manager in procurement phase, project execution phase, and with the review of monthly payment applications and project financials
  • Assist with suppliers and vendors with PO’s, deliveries, coordination, etc.
  • Assist other project members and departments as needed to maintain a safe and smooth workflow
  • Must enjoy being part of a hands-on team


To be successful, you should have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management, or related field
  • At least 3 years of experience with a proven track record of construction projects involvement
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Entry level knowledge on MS Project, AutoCAD, Revu
  • Able to interpret construction drawings and specifications
  • Detail-oriented and capable of seeing the big picture
  • Motivated, proactive, energetic, accurate and good “project team player”. 
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Perform well under pressure in a dynamic, target oriented and challenging project environment
  • Willing to start work on short notice
  • Must be willing to travel  


Benefits:
We offer exceptional benefits to our employees. In addition to a competitive pay, we offer an excellent career path. We offer one of the best available benefit programs for small businesses, including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Long-term and short-term disability
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Life insurance
We work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person’s race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any characteristic protected under applicable law.